clear space clear space clear space white space
 r c h i v e s   o f   M a r y l a n d   O n l i n e

PLEASE NOTE: The searchable text below was computer generated and may contain typographical errors. Numerical typos are particularly troubling. Click “View pdf” to see the original document.

  Maryland State Archives | Index | Help | Search
search for:
clear space
white space
Proceedings of the County Court of Charles County, 1658-1666
Volume 53, Page 319   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  
clear space clear space clear space white space

          Charles County Court Proceedings, 1662- 1666.    319

    to see his letter of Atturney whearupon the plantiue produced Gilses Liber B
    letter of Atturney to his wife and hers to him but the defendant
    alleaging that shee had not thearby any Power to Constitute or ap
    poynt an Atturney under her by vertue of that letter of Atturney and
    that shee coold not bee admitted an atturney it beeing expresly against
    one of the Prouinciall orders Viz that no woman whatsoeuer shoold
    bee admitted for thear housbands Atturney and thearfor humbly
    Craueth a nonsuit: which was granted and ordered that the Plantiue
    shoold bee nonsuited whearupon the Plantiue withdrew his papers

    John Gould P!antiue The Plantiue by his Atturney John Lum
    Gils Glouer Defendant: fbruso Prefereth his letter of Atturney and
                  petition as followeth

      Know all men by thees Presants that wee John and Margery Gould
    of Charleses County in the Prouince of Mariland doe by thees pres
    ants impower Constitute and appoynt owr trusty and well beloued
    frind John Lumbrozo of the same County and Prouince to bee owr
    Lawfull Atturney or any one that hee shall appoynt to plad in any
    differanses that shal depend or depending in any Court in owr sayd
    Prouince and what owr sayd Atturney or Atturney shall doe wee
    doe Ratifle and allow as if wee wear thear parsonally Presant as
    witnes owr hand this 9th of feb: Ao 1662     John + Gold
    Test John Browne         his marke
        James Vietch             Margery  Gould
                                     her marke

      Whearupon the sayd Lumbroso Prefered this ensuing Petition [p. 63]
      To the Worshipfull Commissioners of Charleses Countie the
    humble Petition of John Goold humbly sheweth
      That whearas Gils Glouer hath much defamed your Petitioners
    wife in Calling of her whore and in saying that hee woold proue her
    a whore which is the greatest infamy that a malitious toung Can Cast
    on a woman seeing that
            Shee liues for euer in eternall shame
            that liues to see the death of her good name
    Thearfor your petitioner humbly Craueth a iury of Able men to Con
    sider the Premisses and to bring in thear verdict for the Reparation
    of your poore petitioners wifes woonded fame as thay shall thincke

      Whearupon the Sheriff Craueth a Referance till the next Court

    John Gould by his Atturney The Plantiue Prefereth his petition
      aforsayd Lumbrozo Plantiue Fas followeth
    Elisabeth Glouer Defendant

clear space
clear space
white space

Please view image to verify text. To report an error, please contact us.
Proceedings of the County Court of Charles County, 1658-1666
Volume 53, Page 319   View pdf image (33K)
 Jump to  

This web site is presented for reference purposes under the doctrine of fair use. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: The site may contain material from other sources which may be under copyright. Rights assessment, and full originating source citation, is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

An Archives of Maryland electronic publication.
For information contact

©Copyright  October 06, 2023
Maryland State Archives