Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. M. Martin, cause no. 1059, 1875

Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. M. Martin, accused of illegally carrying a pistol, filed March 13, 1875. Documents include witness summons, a bail bond for H. M. Martin, the charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector, an arrest warrant for H. M. Martin, a bill of indictment signed by presiding judge D. A. Owen, and a motion to arrest judgment and a motion for a new trial written by the defendant's attorneys (Faulk and Faulk and Thomas). The jury's verdict is written on the back of the judge's charge: "We the jury find the defendant guilty and assess his fine at forty-five dollars."

Creator(s): Bishop, J. B.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Henderson County
Creation Date: 1875  
Partner(s):
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection(s):
Henderson County District Court cases
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Total Uses: 2
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Creator (Compiler):
Bishop, J. B.

Clerk, District Court, Henderson County

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1875
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From March 13, 1875 to August 3, 1875
Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. M. Martin, accused of illegally carrying a pistol, filed March 13, 1875. Documents include witness summons, a bail bond for H. M. Martin, the charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector, an arrest warrant for H. M. Martin, a bill of indictment signed by presiding judge D. A. Owen, and a motion to arrest judgment and a motion for a new trial written by the defendant's attorneys (Faulk and Faulk and Thomas). The jury's verdict is written on the back of the judge's charge: "We the jury find the defendant guilty and assess his fine at forty-five dollars."

Note:

Related cause nos. are 1060, 1061, and 1064. Some documents list all four cause numbers.

Physical Description:

11 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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Partner:
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection:
Henderson County District Court cases
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: cause no. 1059
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90531
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text