Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Abe Wiley, cause no. 1121, 1875

Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Abe Wiley, accused of assault with attempt to murder Jack Ody, filed November 26, 1875. Documents include witness attachments, summons, and subpoenas; a motion for a new trial filed on behalf of the defendant; the charge of the court written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner; arrest warrants for Abe Wiley; bond notes for Abe Wiley and Jack Ody; applications for witness attachments submitted by the state and the defense; and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman B. W. Wofford. A verdict (guilty) is written on the back of the charge. Wiley was sentenced to two years in the penitentiary.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Henderson County
Creation Date: 1875/1879  
Partner(s):
Henderson County District Clerk's Office
Collection(s):
Henderson County District Court cases
Usage:
Total Uses: 8
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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: 1875/1879
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From September 29, 1875 to October 14, 1879
Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Abe Wiley, accused of assault with attempt to murder Jack Ody, filed November 26, 1875. Documents include witness attachments, summons, and subpoenas; a motion for a new trial filed on behalf of the defendant; the charge of the court written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner; arrest warrants for Abe Wiley; bond notes for Abe Wiley and Jack Ody; applications for witness attachments submitted by the state and the defense; and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman B. W. Wofford. A verdict (guilty) is written on the back of the charge. Wiley was sentenced to two years in the penitentiary.

Physical Description:

21 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. 1121
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90557
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text