In 1877 he was elected surrogate of Ulster co., and was reelected in 1883.
Other county officers are a county judge and a county surrogate elected for a term of six years, a treasurer, a clerk, a district attorney, a sheriff and from one to four coroners elected for a term of three years.
Wine he rather chose than water as a surrogate for his actual blood, because it already in Hebrew sacrifices passed as such.
50-53), and they are taken by Yahweh as a surrogate for the male first-born of Israel (iii.
The prerogative court, which is presided over by the chancellor as ordinary and surrogate-general, or by a vice-ordinary and vice-surrogate-general, may hear appeals from the orphans' court, and has the authority to grant probate of wills and letters of administration and guardianship, and to hear and determine disputes arising therein.