Section 11-7-4

Duties generally.

It is the duty of the surveyor faithfully to execute and return all orders of survey directed to him from any court of record in the state and to make all surveys of lands or lots in the county at the request of any person interested therein on payment or tender of his probable fees for the same.

(Code 1852, §815; Code 1867, §950; Code 1876, §865; Code 1886, §936; Code 1896, §3892; Code 1907, §6019; Code 1923, §10348; Code 1940, T. 56, §3.)