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Somerset County Judicial Records, 1725-1727
Volume 840, Page 173   View pdf image
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    August Court   1726                         173

Sherr further day is given unto the Said Sherr untill next Court to bring in the afd Thomas Billin
to answer &.c and the same day is given unto the afd Plft also

           Att which said next Court to witt the sixteenth day of August anno Dom one thousand seven
hundred and twenty six Came againe as the afd William Stephens Howard by his attorney afd
and Likewise the Sherr of Somersett County Cometh and Bringeth into Court the afd Thomas Billin
to answer unto the afd William Stephens Howard in the plea afd and thereupon the said
Thomas Billin in his Own proper person defends the force and Injury when &c and says
that he Cannot gainsay the action of the afd William Stephens Howard nor but that he Oweth the afd
William the afd thirteen pounds Eight Shillings and four pence Current money in manner and form
as the Same William above against him hath Complained &c

             Therefore it is Considered by the Court here that the afd William Stephens Howard
Recover against the afd Thomas Billin as well the Sum of thirteen pounds Eight Shillings
and four pence Curr.t mony his debt afd as also the Sum of Two hundred & forty three
243               pounds of tobo for his damages which he Sustained as well by occasion of
the detaining of the Same debt as for his Costs and Charges by him about his Suit in that part
Expended to the Same plft by the Court hereof his assent adjudged and the afd deft in mercy &c

    Memorand.m the plft ^by his attry^ releaseth the penalty reserving the principall Debt and Interest untill
payment   Likewise the afd Plft by his said attorney freely herein Court remitteth to the
afd Thomas Billin four pounds two Shillings and Six pence out of the principall due
to the afd plft   Therefore the same Thomas Billin of the same four pounds two shill
and six pence be thereof acquitt &c


GD  John Gowen
              agt
Ps  Jacob Phillips
Somersett fs    Jacob Phillips Late of Somersett County planter
was attached to answer unto Jn.o Gowen of a plea of trespass upon y.e Case &c
And whereupon y.e same Jn.o Gowen p.r Geo Dashiell his attorney
Complaines yt y.e Said Jacob at Stepney Parish in Somrsett County within
                      yt Jurisdiction of this Court on y.e tenth Day of Janry One thousand seven hundred
       & twenty five Six was Indebted to y.e same John in y.e sum of two pounds five shills & two
       pence Currant money as P.r acc.t hereunto anext may in Court appear & being soe thereof
       Indebted y.e said Jacob did upon himselfe assume & promise yt y.e afd Sum of two pounds five
       Shill.s & two pence he would well & truly pay when thereto requested Nevertheless y.e same Jacob
       his promise ad in forme afd Made he hath Not regarded but y.e same two pounds five Shill.s
       & two pence to pay hath Denyed & Still doth Deny to y.e Damage of y.e said John of four pounds
       ten Shill.s & four pence & thereof he brings Suite &c      Dashiell P Quer pledges &c  J: Doe
                                                                                                                                        R: Roe


 
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