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Title:[Legal] 1788 Dec., Washing[ton] Co[unty], No[rth] Car[o]lina [for] Edmond Wiliams / Wm. G. Hall [and] Wm. Purselley : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Hall, William G.

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Date: December 1788
Extent: 1p
Summary:This is a legal document dated December 1788. It states that William G. Hall and William Purselley owe Sheriff Edmond Wiliams one thousand pounds.
Collection:William Hall Papers
Box:New Accessions
Document: sc252

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Washing [Washington ] County No [North] Carlinia [Carolina]

Know all Men by this Presents that we wm g hall and wm pursly [purselley] are held and firmly bound unto Edmond Wiliams high Shff [Sheriff] of said county his admrs. [administers] and asigns [assigns] in the penial Sum of one thousand pounds currant [current] money of this state to which Payment well and truly to be maid [made] and Dune [done] we Bind our Selves our [unclear: heirs haecutrs ] admrs. and asigns firmly by these presents sailed with our Sale and Dated this [unclear: sw ] Dcr [December] 1788

The conditions of the above obligation is such that if the above bound wm g hall shall make his Personall [personal] apperance [appearance] before the justices of our next county court of pleas and quarter sisans [sessions] to be held for Said county then and thar [there] to answer wm hall in a plea of Slander to his Damage five hundred pounds and not Depart the Same with Leave then this oblagations [obligations] to Be voyd [void] otherwise to Remain in full force and venture in Sold

Wm G Hall
Wm Purselley
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Head Moffet Dr Sff ]

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