Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charles Whatley, cause no. 1018, 1874

Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charles Whatley, accused of "rape committed on the person of Roxey Page," filed July 18, 1874. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman, arrest warrants for Charles Whatley, witness summons and requests for witness attachments, and a motion for a continuance filed by the defendant's attorney. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the continuance. Whatley was found not guilty.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Henderson County
Creation Date: 1874/1876  
Partner(s):
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection(s):
Henderson County District Court cases
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Creator (Compiler):
Bishop, J. B.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Creator (Compiler):
Eustace, W. T.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1874/1876
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From July 18, 1874 to April 22, 1876
Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charles Whatley, accused of "rape committed on the person of Roxey Page," filed July 18, 1874. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman, arrest warrants for Charles Whatley, witness summons and requests for witness attachments, and a motion for a continuance filed by the defendant's attorney. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the continuance. Whatley was found not guilty.

Physical Description:

10 documents ; various sizes, folded, in an envelope 24 x 11 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink on paper and printed forms.

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Subject(s):
Partner:
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection:
Henderson County District Court cases
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: cause no. 1018
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90508
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text