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Title: [Legal] 1802 September, State of Tennessee [to] Sheriff of Cocke County / [witnessed by Francis A. Ramsey] : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: [witnessed by Francis A. Ramsey]

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Date: September 1802
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a court order to the sheriff of Cocke County. The sheriff is ordered to bring George H. Hynds to Knoxville. It is witnessed by Francis A. Ramsey.
Collection:Francis A. Ramsey Papers
Box:MS 764
Document: sc153

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State of Tennessee ,
To the Sheriff of Cocke County ,

We command you to summon George H Hynds personally to be and appear before the honorable the judges of our superior court of law to be held or the district of Hamilton , at the court house in Knoxville , on the fourth Monday of September next, then and there to testify and the truth to say on behalf of Lon todd in a certain matter of controversy in said court depending, wherein John McPeters by his next friend is plaintiff and Lon todd is defendant And this he shall in no wise omit under the penalty prescribed by law.

Herein fail not, and have you then there this writ.

Witness, Francis A Ramsey , clerk of our said court, at office, the fourth Monday of September in the year of our Lord 1802 and in the XXVI year of our Independence.

FA Ramsey

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[added: Subpo [Subpoena] 755
John McPeters by
his next friend
vs [versus] Subst
Lon todd Summons
george H Hynds
for defendant
to Sep [September] 1802 [unclear: Executed ]
too late came
to hand
D Mcpherson
[unclear: FR ]]

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