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Title:[Legal writ] 1794 Oct. 23 Nashville, [to] The Sheriff of Davidson County [Tennessee] / Andrew Ewing : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Ewing, Andrew

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Date: October 23, 1794
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a legal document to the Sheriff of Davidson County, Tennessee from Andrew Ewing, Clerk of the Davidson County Court, written on October 23, 1794. The document requires the Sheriff to bring eighteen shillings which were paid to him from outside parties. This money is now requested by the court as recovery payment to another individual.
Collection:Territory of the United States South of the River Ohio

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United States of America To the Sheriff of Davidson County

You are hereby commanded that of the goods and chattels Land & Tennements [Tenements] of John Shannon in your county you cause to be made the Sum of Eighteen Shillings Which in our court of Davidson Oct [October]Term 1794 Patrick Lyons Recovered Against him as Garnished of Daniel Carmichael as [unclear: to us ] Appears of Record. And have you those monies before the Justices of our court of pleas and Quarter Sessions to be held for the county of Davidson at the courthouse in the Town of Nashville on the Second Monday of January next then and there Ready to Render to the sd [said] Patrick Lyons, for his Recovery as Aforesd. [Aforesaid] fail not. Witness Andw [Andrew] Ewing Clerk of our said court at office the Second Monday in October 1794 And in the Nineteenth year of American Independance [Independence]

Andrew Ewing

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[added: No. [Number] 7
[unclear: Fi Fa ]
Exn [Execution] [unclear: 3- 9d ]

October 23rd 1794
O. Williams
Clerk fee Recd [Received]][added: Lyons
Shannon }][added: [unclear: Indgs ] Oct. Term 1794
Execution [unclear: 3/9d ]]

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