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Title: [Legal] 1794 Aug. 15, Territory of the US south of the Ohio River [to] Justices of Hawkins [County] / David Campbell : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Campbell, David

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Date: August 15, 1794
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a court order from David Campbell dated August 15, 1794. Campbell, a judge for the Territory south of the Ohio River, is ordering the Justices of Hawkins County to send him the documents involving John King versus John Collinsworth.
Collection:David Campbell Papers
Box:MS 1157
Document: sc209

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[added: United States of America ]

To the Justices of the County Court of Pleas & Quarter Sessions of Hawkins

Whereas John King Junr [Junior] lately before you [unclear: impleaded ] John Collinsworth in an Action of Tresspass [Trespass] and thereupon before you obtained Judgement for the sum of three hundred Dollars against the said John Collinsworth And we being desirous for certain reasons that the said record should be certifyed [certified] to us__

We Command you that you send under your hands seals the said record of the said Recovery with all things touching the same into our Superior Court of Law to be held for the District of Washington in Jonesbro [Jonesboro] on the third Monday in September next plainly and destincly [distinctly] and in as full and ample manner as now remains before you together with this writ before the Judges of our said Court so that they on the part of the said John King may be able to proceed to the execution of the said Judgement and [unclear: ordain ] what shall appear of right ought to be done Witness David Campbell Esquire

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One of the Judges for the Territory of the United States South of Ohio __

[added: August 15th 1794]
David Campbell
[added: John King
[unclear: vs ] S Certio
Jno [John] Collinsworth
[unclear: the actt [account] known to ]
[unclear: Thos [Thomas]. Berry ]]

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