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Kent County Court, Proceedings, 1700-1701
Volume 730, Page 40   View pdf image
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                                         March    Court    1701                                                                   35
Coll. John Hynson Mr. Charles Hynson and Mr. Nathanll. Wright all absent

William Shepard Son to Francis Shipard late of this County Decd. bound by ye Court To Mr.
Charles Wright untill he is of age being now Nine yeares of age and ye Said Charles
Doth oblidge himselfe to Teach ye Said orphan to read and write and at ye Expiracon of his
time to give him Two Suites of New Apparell                                     Jno Dowdall Clk

Read ye peticon of Danll. Mc. Goole vizt            To ye Justices of Kent County in Court now
Sitting                 The humble peticon of Danll. Mc Goole humbly Sheweth that whereas I ye Said
Danll. did Covenant wth. one Danll. Marchezaleer for ye Tearme of foure yeares & now ye
Indentures Appeares for Seaven Yeares I ^ ye Judgemt. of yr worships therein and yr.
peticonr. as in duty bound Shall Ever pray                           Danll. Mc Goole
Which peticon being read & heard & by ye Court duly Considered And it Appeareing
Evidently to ye Court that ye Said Indentures were altered from four yeares to Seaven
It was Therefore Considered by ye Court that if ye Said Alteracon was Made with ye
free Consent of ye Said Servant before ye publique notary & afterwards Signed Sealed and
delivered by him as his act & deed before ye Said publique notary that then ye Said Indentures
are good & valid for ye Said Tearme of Seaven yeares otherwise that ye Said Servants Indentures
are adjudged good for foure yeares onely & ye Said proofe to be made by ye Said Danll
Marchezaleer before Two of the justices of this Court that ye Said Indentures were Altered as
as Afsd.                                                                   Jno Dowdall Clk

Mr. Nathanll. Wright & Coll. Jno Hynson Sitts       Capt. Thomas Ringgold Absent

Hugh Marsh being Sumn. to Appeare before this Court & to bring his Son Jno along
wth. him now Appeares & being demanded ye reason why he did not put in his Said Son
into ye List of Taxables now Confesseth that his Said Son was Sixteen yeares of age last

Ordered by this Court that if any foraigner bring an action into this Court ^ doe put in
Security to pay ye Costs Accrewing upon ye Said Action if ^ doe not prsecute & Same wth. effect
                                                                                                Jno Dowdall Clk

Robert Smith comes into Court & acknowledges a Conveyance to Renatus Smith for two
hundred & forty Acres of Land Scituate Lyeing & being upon Chester River & joyning
upon Reeds Mannor upon ye South Side of Chester River in Kent County

The grand jury Returne & againe Sent out            Elias King and Jno Hackett both duly
Sworne & Sent to ye Grand jury

Jno Fowler proves an Acct. agt. Michll. Miller Decd. for ye Sume [of] Seaven hundrd. pds. Tobo.

Wm Hollinsworth Sworne & Sent to ye Grand jury            Coll. J[no Hyns]on & Mr. Phillip
Hopkins both absent

Thomas Tolly being prsented by ye Grand jury last Novemr. Court for incontinently
Cohabitting & frequenting ye Company of A Certaine Mary O?Neale which prsentment
was framed into a bill of Indictmt. as followeth vizt.
                                                   which prsentmt. was Signed billa vera

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