Legal instruments -- Tennessee.
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Davidson County, Tennessee Court Judgment Letter
Andrew Ewing of Davidson County, Tennessee wrote this letter to the sheriff of Sumner County in order to extract the remaining balance of six pounds and eleven shillings from a suit that had been brought against James Montflorence in July 1793.
Hu Brown Legal Ledger
This ledger contains examples of properly constructed legal documents, including statements, appeals, verdicts, judgments, withdrawals of pleas, recognizance of bastardy, bail, ejectments, and writs (including writs of attachment and scire facias).
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Bond
This bond (worth $500) guarantees that William Overstreet, James Davis, and Jeremiah Rogers will appear before the Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions on October 30, 1797 to answer William and Phebe Tipton's charges of trespass and property damage.
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Summons Regarding Abraham Howard and Jessie Hawkins
This summons instructs the Sheriff of Jefferson County to bring Abraham Howard and Jesse Hawkins to the August 7, 1797 session of the Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions to give testimony in the case of Jacob Vanhooser vs. Amos Byrd.
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Summons Regarding John Watson
This document instructs the Sheriff of Sevier County to summon John Watson to appear before the Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions on July 31, 1797 to give testimony in the matter of John Frazier vs. Thomas Carnes.
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Summons Regarding Molly King
This document instructs the Sheriff of Jefferson County to bring Molly King to give testimony before the July 27, 1795 session of the Knox County Court of Common Pleas and Quarter Sessions in the matter of Amos Byrd vs. Jacob Vanhooser.
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Summons Regarding Watson Reed
This summons commands the Sheriff of Knox County to bring Watson Reed to the Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions on October 27, 1794 to give testimony in the case of James Stinson vs. William Henry. Reed is to speak on Henry's behalf.
Knox County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions Writ Regarding Andrew Evans
This writ instructs the Sheriff of Knox County to locate John Evans (who assumed responsibility for Andrew Evans' affairs) and procure the $32.08 that he owes Daniel Prouel as the result of a debt and court costs. The Sheriff is to present the money at the next session of the Court so that it can be transferred to Prouel. A notation on the reverse indicates that Evans satisfied his obligation.
Tennessee Superior Court (Hamilton District) Prosecution Bonds Ledger
This ledger houses handwritten copies of prosecution bonds issued in equity cases heard by the Tennessee Superior Court of Law and Equity's Hamilton District between 1793 and 1809.
Tennessee Supreme Court (Hamilton District) Memorandums in Equity Cases Ledger
This ledger houses memoranda issued as part of equity cases heard in the Tennessee Supreme Court's Hamilton District between 1813 and 1836. A number of pages have been removed from the back of the book.