Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Hardin Hodge, cause no. 999, 1874

Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Hardin Hodge, accused of rape, filed July 16, 1874. Documents are a witness summons for Mrs. N. E. Hodge, instructions for the jury written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The alleged victim in the case was Nancy Jane Richardson. Written on the back of Judge Bonner's document is the jury's verdict: "We the jury find the Defendant no Guilty," signed by J. Dennis, Foreman of the Jury.

Creator(s): Bishop, J. B.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Henderson County
Creation Date: 1874  
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

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1874
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Henderson County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From July 16, 1874 to July 21, 1874
Description:

Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Hardin Hodge, accused of rape, filed July 16, 1874. Documents are a witness summons for Mrs. N. E. Hodge, instructions for the jury written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The alleged victim in the case was Nancy Jane Richardson. Written on the back of Judge Bonner's document is the jury's verdict: "We the jury find the Defendant no Guilty," signed by J. Dennis, Foreman of the Jury.

Physical Description:

3 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. 999
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90773
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text