Title: Order of Distribution of remaining property of the Horace C. Alger Estate

Date: September 24, 1909

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The State of Wyoming,)
) SS.
Sheridan County, )

I, L. B. Glafcke, Clerk of Court, within and for the District Court of Sheridan County, Wyoming, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and complete copy of the original petition order of distribution filed in the District Court in the above entitled cause estate.

Witness my hand and the seal of said Court this 28" day of December, A. D. 1910

L. B. Glafcke

Clerk of Court.



In the Matter of the Estate of
Horace C. Alger, Deceased.


This cause came on for hearing this 24th day of September, 1909, on the application of B. F. Perkins, administrator with the will annexed of the estate of the late H. C. Alger, deceased, for an order of distribution of the remaining property in the hands of such officer to the devisees named in the will of said deceased; and said administrator having filed in said court the written consent of the said devisees to the making and entering of said order and it appearing to the court that more than one year has elapsed since the appointment of said administrator and that all debts against said estate which have been presented for allowance and allowed by said administrator have been paid in full and that all taxes against said estate which have become due have been paid, and that there are no suits pending against said estate or any undetermined liabilities and no reason appearing why an order should not be made as prayed, and it appearing from the said report that said administrator now has in his hands and under his control the following described premises and property, to-wit:

611 shares of the Capital stock of the Sheridan Land Co.
10 " " " " " Sher. C. Fair Ass'n.
62 1/2 " " " " " Basin Land Co.
5 " " " " " " Sher. Country Club.
8 " " " " " Dome Lake Club.
1500 " " " " " Winona Gold, Copper M. &M.Co.
5 bonds, $1,000.00 each Western Alkali Co.
100 shares of the capital stock " " "
10,000 " Capital Stock Great Northern M. & D. Co.
1/14 int. in the Cody townsite, the legal title to same being in the Lincoln Land Co. and the interest of said estate being represented by contract with said Company.

Undivided one half interest in lots 9 and 10, Blk. 43, of the Town of Basin, Big Horn County, Wyoming.

Undivided one half interest in and to 18 lots in the town of Big Horn, Sheridan Co., Wyo., described as Lot 1, Blk. 3, Lots 1 to 5 inclusive, Blk. 5, Lots 14 and 16, Blk. 7, Lot 5, Blk. 17, Lots 6 and 8, Blk. 24, Lot 13, Blk. 1, Lots 19 and 11, Blk. 7, Lots 1 to 3, Blk. 9, Lot 2, Blk. 19.

F. Ramsay note $50.00
" " " 13.75
W. J. & Belle Colson note 100.00
M Haley note 37.50
J. E. Frazier note 25.00
Geo. Rule note 150.00
R. P. Parker note 45.00
Morgan & Canfield note 150.00
N. H. Gallant note 25.00
A. B. Hagerman note 15.00
Reed King note 50.00

It is, therefore, considered and ordered by the Court that said B. F. Perkins, administrator, aforesaid, and be and he hereby is authorized, empowered and directed to deliver to Mary J. Alger, Frances C. Alger and Amanda M. Alger, the legatees and devisees under the last will and testament of the said decedent, all of the above described property and premises, and the title to said described property and premises is hereby decreed and vested in the said named persons; and said administrator is hereby authorized and empowered to make, execute, sign and acknowledge any and all necessary papers, instruments in writing, or other documents requisite and necessary to fully and completely vest in the said named devisees the full, legal and equitable title in and to all of said described premises and property.

Done in open court this 24th day of September, 1909.

C. H. Parmalee,

Judge of the District Court.

Note: Clerk of Court's certification appears as page 1, affixed to a typewritten copy of the 2-page Order of Distribution.

Title: Order of Distribution of remaining property of the Horace C. Alger Estate

Source: McCracken Research Library, MS407 Bronson Rumsey Collection, MS407.1.09.06

Date: September 24, 1909

Topic: Buffalo Bill's Wyoming

Sponsor: Supported in part by a grant from the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund, a program of the Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources.

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