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Documents pertaining to the case of R. H. Alexander vs. Elias A. Carroll, cause no. 191, 1856

Description:

Documents relating to the case of R. H. Alexander vs. Elias A. Carroll include citation to summon witnesses for plaintiff, many copies of interrogatories and cross-interrogatories to be propounded to the witnesses by the attorneys of both parties, notices to parties about the intention to seek answers from witnesses, answers and exceptions, motions to suppress the deposition of Julius Brown, a statement of facts, a statement from the defense, motions for a new trial, special exceptions, and the charge to the court by R. A. Reeves, presiding judge with the jury findings. Documents were submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and filed by the Clerk.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Henderson County
Creation Date: 1856 - 1859  
Partner(s):
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection(s):
Henderson County District Court cases
Usage:
Total Uses: 44
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Compiler):
Gray, W. M.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Creator (Compiler):
Bradshaw, T.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Creator (Compiler):
Holland, B. C.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1856 - 1859
  • Digitized: March 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
From October 25, 1856 to May 6, 1859
Description:

Documents relating to the case of R. H. Alexander vs. Elias A. Carroll include citation to summon witnesses for plaintiff, many copies of interrogatories and cross-interrogatories to be propounded to the witnesses by the attorneys of both parties, notices to parties about the intention to seek answers from witnesses, answers and exceptions, motions to suppress the deposition of Julius Brown, a statement of facts, a statement from the defense, motions for a new trial, special exceptions, and the charge to the court by R. A. Reeves, presiding judge with the jury findings. Documents were submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and filed by the Clerk.

Physical Description:

28 documents, folded, in a tie box 23 x 10 cm. 27 documents are handwritten in ink on paper; 1 document is handwritten in both pencil and ink on paper.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection:
Henderson County District Court cases
Identifier:
  • : cause no. 191
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35081
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public
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