Tennessee Documentary History
  Multiple Collection Search     View bookbag 
your bookbag has 0 items 

Title:[Legal document] 1812 Oct. 19 State of Tennessee versus Thomas Miller : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: State of Tennessee

This work is the property of the Special Collections Library, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching, and personal use as long as this statement of availability is included in the text. For all other use contact the Special Collections Librarian, Hoskins Library, University of Tennessee, 1401 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996. (865) 974-4480.

Date: October 19, 1812
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a legal document dated October 19, 1812 regarding a monetary forgery case in Washington county, Tennessee.
Collection:Fink & Dulaney Papers
Document: sc123

Page 1  view page image

State of Tennessee Washington County

[added: To any lawful officer to Execute]

Whereas on this 17th day of October 1812 Personally came John Rust before me the subscribers a justice of the peace for the County aforesaid, who being duly sworn according to have [unclear: saith ] that Thomas Miller ofsaid [of said] County, about the first of the present month, was guilty of falsely forgery of counterfeiting three Dollars, money Current [added: as the Deponent doth verily believe] in this State contrary to an act of the General assembly in such case made [gap] provided,

These are therefore to command you to bring the said Thomas Miller before me or some other justice of the peace for the Said County to be dealt with accordingly to [unclear: hand ] and this shall be Your Warrants, Given under any hand

[added: Seal this 17th October 1812
summon Mark Bean & Johnston Summers witness [gap] on behalf of the State of Tennessee ]
John [unclear: Adams ]
[added: Justice of the Peace]

Page [2]  view page image

[added: Executed and [unclear: exchanged ] the 19th October 1812 by Mark Bean Constable Mark Bean summoned by Joseph Brown sheriff]

A product of DLPS
To comment or inquire about content, contact UTK Special Collections
To report errors, contact UTK Special Collections