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Somerset County Judicial Records, 1683
Volume 90, Page 26   View pdf image (33K)
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times demanded of y Deft but hath hitherto been denyed & yet doth deny to y plts great Loss & damage
to y value of Nine hundred pounds of like tobacco & thereupon he brings this Sute /
Langster pro quer pledge de prscte Jno: Doe
Ricd Roe
John Barber Dr: To Thomas Standridge october y 12th 1683
To 15th: dayes attendance of my Selfe & my boat on yoregoeing over the bay & waiting on you there lb tob.
and bringing you back againe at 30 pr day 450
The above written accot was Sworne to Errors excepted pr Tho: Standridge marke
by Tho: Standridge before me octobr y 15th
1683 ~ Wm: Brereton
And the Sd: John Barber deft appeared this day to witt y 6th: day of febry: before the Cort: then Sitting & made
oath he made no agreemt for his Passage with y plte Therefore defendeth y force & Injury Saying he
being a passenger with others & onely desired a passage with him as being his freind not ing thinking he would
have demanded anything of him humbly Craveth a nonst: wch: is ordered this Cort:finding no Cause of accon /
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The Same Day Commrs as afore
Ambrose Dixon plte Walter Lane pro plte
John Vigerons deft James Langster pro deft
And the deft: By his attorney James Langster Comes & Confesseth Judgemt: due by bill to
Ambrose Dixon this day being the 6th day of feb:ry 1683 the Cort: Sitting for five hundred pounds
of tobacco Whereupon this Cort: ordrs: yt John Vigerons pay the Same with Cost of Sute alias execucon.
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The Same Day Commrs as afore
Joseph ffreeman plte
John Davis Carpentr deft:
Somrset County Ss John Davis Carpentr late of this County was attached to answr unto Joseph ffreeman
of this County Carpentr in an accon of Debt &c
And whereupon the plte by his attorney Tho: Poole Comes & Saith yt he the Sd: Davis upon y 15th day
of August in the year of or Lord 1682 become indebted unto y plte the full & Just sume of Twelve
hundred & fifty pounds of tobacco of good Sound Marchantable Tobacco pble upon the 10th day of october next
ensueing wch: we have here in Cort to produce bearing date as aforesd undr y hand & Seale of him the
Sd: Davis wherein he did binde himselfe his heires executrs: & admrs: to the well & true prformance of
the aforesd paymt: of 1250lb of tobacco unto y plte his heires executrs: admrs: or assignes according to
y tenor of y aforesd bill but he the Sd: Davis little regarding bill but fraudulently intending the plte
to Deceive of the Sume aforesaid doth denie & Still doth denie to pay the Summe aforesd: of 1250lb of tob.
although often there unto required by the plte whereupon the plte Saith he is damnified and hath
Damage to the value of 2400lb of tob & thereupon bringss this Sute Pledges de Po Jno: Doe
pr quer Tho: Poole Ricd: Roe
Maryland Know all Men by these presents That I John Davis of y County of Somr:set & Province above Sd do
owe & Stand Justly indebted unto Joseph freeman of the Sd County & Province in the Just Sume & quantity
of Twelve hundred & fifty pounds of good Sound Marchantable tobacco in Caske to be pd Convenient in
the foresd: County of Somr:sett at or upon the tenth day of October next ensueing the Date of these pr:sents
To y well & true performance hereof I binde me my heires executrs: & admrs: firmly by these pr:sents
To y Sd Joseph ffreeman his heires executors admrs or assignes witnes my hand & Seale this 15th: day
of August 1683 ~ ~ ~ ~ John Davis (Seale)
Signed Sealed & delivered in y presence
of us James Langster Thomas Poole
And the Sd: John Davis appeared this day to witt y 6th day of ffebruary Annoq: Dom: 1683 the Cort
then Sitting & before them Confest Judgemt: for 1250lb: of tobacco due to Joseph ffreeman whereupon this
Cort ordrs that John Davis Carpentr pay unto Joseph ffreeman or his ordr: twelve hundred & fifty pounds
of tobacco with Cost of Sute alias execucon / ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
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The Same Day Commrs: as afore
Whereas Thomas Shanck Informed this Cort:yt he Suspected an Indian Comonly Called by the name of Andrew belonging to Tondi
tanck of killing of Hoggs It is ordered yt the sherife take into Custody y Sd: Andrew & him Secure to answr y Complaint at or next County Cort to be holden y Second Tuesday in March next And That Thomas Shanck doe aid & assist the Sherife about
the Same /

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