H. Lee (Henry Lee IV) to Judge Woodward (Augustus Brevoort Woodward) September 15, 1824

From: Florida Supreme Court case files, Series 49, Wallet 774

Power of Attorney

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all other out goings [?] payable out of the said Premises and also to contract with any person or persons for leasing any of the said Premises and to set fines for new leaves and to accept surrender or leases and for that purpose for me and in my name and as my act and deed to make seal deliver and execute any lease of leases demise or grants or other lawful deeds or instruments whatsoever which shall be necessary and proper in that behalf and also all stewards managers bailiffs [?] Servants or other agents to displace and remove as my said attorney shall think for and on the displacing removal or death of any of them new Stewards Bailiffs [?] Servants or other agents to put and appoint in the place of those so displaced removed or dying and on account of accounts of them and all other the Stewards Managers Bailiffs [?] and accountants whatsoever to receive and take and also for me and in my name place and [?] from time to time and at all times as often as there shall be occasion and he my said attorney shall think proper to raise borrow and take up at Interest of and from any person or persons whomsoever who shall be willing to advance the same all such sum or sums of money as shall be needful and requisite to pay off satisfy and discharge the monies due or that shall be due on any mortgages or mortgages or other securities as aforesaid or any part of parts thereof or to pay and satisfy the fines and [?] that shall from time to time become debt upon any renewal or renewals of the lease of the leasehold premises as aforesaid and I do also empower my said attorney for me and in my name and as my act and deed to seal deliver [?] and execute any deed or deeds indented or [?] Surrender or Surrenders or other act or acts that shall be necessary for assigning and transferring such mortgages or mortgages as now do or shall hereafter affect or incumber the said premises or any part thereof or for making and executing any further or other mortgage or mortgages in fee for term or terms of years surrender or otherwise of thereof or of any part of parts thereof to the person or persons who shall for time to time advance such sum or sums as aforesaid his her or their heirs executors administrators or assigns for securing the repayment to him her or them of such sum or sums of money as he she or they shall so lend and advance as aforesaid together with Interest for the same [?] such deed or deeds surrender or other act or acts hall be [?] I do further direct and appoint my said attorney by and out of the Rents issues and profits of the said Premises sold and disposed of as aforesaid to pay one moiety or equal half part of the expenses of drawing engrossing such lease or leases so to be made and executed by my said attorney as aforesaid