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Title: [Legal] 1802 Mar., 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: March 1802
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a court order issued March 1802 to the sheriff of Cocke County. It is witnessed by Francis A. Ramsey. The sheriff is being notified that the case of Todd vs McPeters is being removed to the Superior Court of Hamilton District. The sheriff is being ordered to stop the suit per change of venue.
Collection:Francis A. Ramsey Papers
Box:MS 764
Document: sc155

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State of Tennessee
To the Sheriff of Cocke County

you are hereby commanded that from all further proceedings upon a [unclear: Tiri Francis ] for Costs from the Court of your County issued at the instance of Lon todd against John McPeters you entirely desist and altogether [unclear: Suspend ] the said suit being ordered by [unclear: Certioease ] to be removed into our Superior Court of Law for Hamilton District and you are also hereby commanded to notify the said Lon Todd to appear at our next Court to be holden for the District aforesaid at the Court House in Knoxville the Fourth Monday of September next there to Defend the said suit of John McPeters by that friend against him and do you have there this Writ, Witness Francis A. Ramsey Clerk of our said court at office the Fourth Monday of March Anno Domini 1802 and [unclear: XXN1 ] of American Independence

FA Ramsey

[added: 755
John McPeters
vs [versus]
Lon Todd
Issued 22d of April
To September [unclear: Tevw ]
Came to hand
July the 5th 1802
Made known
the 15th July 1802
D McPherson [unclear: FA ]]

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