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Kent County Court, Proceedings, 1718-1720
Volume 833, Page 294   View pdf image
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    294                                             June Court 1719
   makes return thereof Endorsed Cepi Corpus pr Simon Wilmer Sherf
     Kent County Maryland Ss John Ashmore of Kent County Blacksmith ali dicts
   John Ashmore of Elke River in Sisiel County in Maryland Smith was Summoned to answer unto
   Harman Kanky of a plea that he render him the full and Just Summe of ten pounds fourteen Shillings
   Currant money of the province of Maryland which to him he oweth and from him unjustly de
   taines &c   And Whereupon the afd Plt by Thomas Bowne his attorney Saith that whereas the afd
   Deft the twenty fifth day of March in the Year of our Lord Christ one thousand Seven hundred &
   Seventeen at St pauls parish in Kent County within the Jurisdiction of this Court by his Certain
   Writing Obligatory which he the Said Deft Sealed with his Seall and as his Deed delivered herein to
   Court brought whose date is the same day and year afd Granted himself holden and firmly bound unto
   the afd Plt in the said full and Just Sume of Ten pounds fourteen Shillings Currant money of the
   Province of Maryland to be paid unto the afd Plt when thereunto he Should be required Yett
   the afd Deft altho often Required the afd. Summe of ten pounds fourteen Shillings Currant money
   afd to the afd Plt hath not paid but that to the Same Plt to render or pay he the said Deft hitherto
   hath denyed and Still doth deny to the Damage of the Said Plt five pounds of like money afd &
   thereupon he brings Suit &ca            TBowne pr Quer plds Jno Doe & Rd Roe
   Whereupon the afd Plt not liveing in the County Mr Thomas Bowne Attorney for
   the said Plt present here in Court Undertakes for the payment of the Costs and Charges to the
   Said Deft in the accõn afd provided the said Deft Shall appear and answer unto the sd Plt
   in the afd Accõn and the said Plt Shall be non Suit therein
        And whereupon at the prayer of the Plt by his Attorney afd the Deft is adjudged to give
   Special Bail to the accõn afd that the Sher of Sd County keep the sd Seft in Safe Custody untill
   he Shall give Special bail as afd Thereupon Wm Mackey of Kent County Joyner and
   Thomas Garrett of Kent County Planter present here in Court Undertake Joyntly and Severally
   for the sd Deft that in Case the Said Harman Kanky Shall Recover Judgemt in the plea afd
   against him the said John Ashmore or that he the said John Ashmore Shall be therein Con
   vict that then the said John Ashmore Shall pay the Condemnation of the Court thereupon or render his
   Body unto the Custody of the Sherf of Said County in Satisfaction thereof or that they the said William
   Mackey and Thomas Garnett^or one of themwill do the same for him
        And the sd Deft in his proper person Comes and Defends the force and Injury when &ca
   And Says that he Cannot Gainsay the Plt afd his accõn so as afd against him brought Nor Can he
   Say but that the Above mentioned Writing Obligatory was his act and Deed and is willing that
   Judgemt pass for the Debt afd to the Sume of Ten pounds fourteen Shils Currant money of
   Maryland with Costs of Suit thereon accrueing which the said Plt doth not gainsay
           Therefore it is Considered by the Justices here this Twentyeth day of June anno Domi
   one thousand Seven hundred and Nineteen afd That the afd Harman Kanky Recover agst
   the afd John Ashmore as well the afd Sum of Ten pounds fourteen Shill< s Currant money afd
   his Debt afd in form afd Confessd as also the Sum of Two hundred fifty four pounds of Tobo.
   by the said Justices adjudged to him for his Costs and Charges by him about his Suit in this
   behalf Laid out and Expended and the Deft in mercy &ca.
                                                                                                                    Jas Smith Clk

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