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Title:[Legal document] 1821 May 1 [to] Sheriff of Rhea County, Tennessee / [witnessed by] Daniel Rawlings : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Rawlings, Daniel

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Date: May 1, 1821
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a legal summons witnessed by Daniel Rawlings to the Sheriff of Rhea County, Tennessee on May 1, 1821. The summons orders the sheriff to appear at the court house on May 8, 1821 in Rhea County to testify in a case between the state of Tennessee and a man named Laban Stuart.
Collection:Thomas McCallie Papers

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The State of Tennessee to the Sheriff of Rhea County ;GREETING.

WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON [gap] instantly to appear before the JUSTICES of our Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions now sitting in Rhea County at the Court-House in Washington to testify and the truth to say in a cause depending in said Court between The State Plaintiff and Laban Stuart Defendant on behalf of the State and this he shall not omit under the lawful penalty

WITNESS, Daniel Rawlings CLERK of said court the 1st Monday of May 1821 D [Daniel] Rawlings Clerk

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[unclear: Spa Hoste ]
The State
vs [versus]
Laban Stuart
[unclear: Lem for State ]
Henry Haynes
issued 7th May to
attend & give evidence
before the Grand Jury
on the 8th May 1821

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