TAKES this opportunity to inform her friends and the public that she has lately received a very general assortment of
Dry Goods & Groceries.
Also on hand BEST SUPERFINE CLOTHS,
A quantity of PRIME COTTON, &C. &C.
Which she offers for sale on reasonable terms for cash.
She wishes all those who stand indebted to their estate
of Mr. SAMUEL HILDITCH, deceased, by notes or book
accompts, to come forward and settle the same without
any farther trouble or expenses - - - also, any person
having any demands against the estate, to bring forward
their accompts legally authenticated for settlement.
How to cite this
article: “Hannah Hilditch,” Western
Spy (Cincinnati, Ohio) 4 May 1811, p. 3, available at
executrix is a female individual who is in charge of
taking care of the provisions that were put on a will
before the death of a testator (in this case, Samuel
Hilditch is the testator). Hannah was responsible for
carrying out all of his wishes that were mentioned in
the will that was created before Samuel's death. Also,
since Samuel died, Hannah is now in charge of all the
disbursement of an estate's assets.
Source: "Dictionary." Investopedia.
(accessed 30 Nov. 2011).
[Transcription and note by Nathan Harless, HC 2015].