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Documents pertaining to the case of A. J. Larue and S. A. Larue vs. W. A. Trussell, cause no. 982[a], 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of A. J. Larue and S. A. Laure (plaintiffs) vs. W. (William) A. Trussell (defendant), filed October 20, 1875. One document is a summons issued by district clerk J. B. Bishop to the defendant notifying him of the petition by the plaintiffs. The second document is the plaintiff's petition addressed to the Henderson County District Court judge and signed by their attorney, D. C. Davis.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. A. A. Faulk, cause no. 1097, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. A. A. Faulk, accused of "disturbing the peace at the courthouse in the town of Athens," filed August 3, 1875. Documents are the charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector, an arrest warrant and bail bond for A. A. Faulk, a witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the charge.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

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.
Date: 1875/1879
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. C. C. McWilliams, cause no. 1077, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. C. C. McWilliams, accused of assault with attempt to murder W. D. Rounsevall, filed July 30, 1875. Documents include a witness' millage reimbursement receipt, the charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner, a sworn statement by the defendant and request for a continuance, a document submitted by the state protesting the defendant's request for a continuance, witness summons and attachments, a bond note for Asberry McWilliams, an arrest warrant for C. C. McWilliams, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the indictment: "We the jury find the defendant not guilty of an assault with intent to murder but guilty of an aggravated assault upon the said W. D. Rounsevall and assess the find at one hundred ($100,00) dollars."
Date: 1875/1876
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charley Thompson, cause no. 1105, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Charley Thompson, accused of "illegally marking a yearling belonging to W. H. Martin," filed August 4, 1875. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, a witness summons, and an arrest warrant and bond note for Charley Thompson. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the indictment.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

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."
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. M. Martin, cause no. 1064, 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 are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, an arrest warrant and bond note for H. M. Martin, and a witness summons. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment. Martin was found guilty and fined $25.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Allen, cause no. 1088, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Allen, accused of "felloneous theft from a house," filed July 31, 1875. Documents are a motion in arrest of judgment and a motion for a new trial submitted by the defense, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, and the charge of the court written by presiding judge M. D. Ector. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the charge; Henry was found guilty and sentenced to two years in the state penitentiary.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Jennings, cause no. 1056, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Jennings, accused of "rape committed on the person of Rachel Boyd," filed March 13, 1875. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen and arrest warrants for Jennings in Smith, Henderson, and Gregg Counties.
Date: 1875/1877
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Richardson, cause no. 1081, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Henry Richardson, accused of theft of one hog owned by W. C. Larkin, filed July 30, 1875. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, witness summons and attachments, an arrest warrant and bail bond for Henry Richardson, and a nolle prosequi submitted by the county attorney.
Date: 1875/1876
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Ira Bond, cause no. 1054, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Ira Bond, accused of assault with intent to murder W. T. Swindle, filed March 11, 1875. Document are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, witness summons and appearance bonds, an arrest warrant for Ira Bond, and an application for subpoenas. A not guilty verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment.
Date: 1875/1877
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. E. Beall, cause no. 1104, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. E. Beall, accused of assault with attempt to murder J. H. Jerrald, filed August 4, 1875. Documents include arrest warrants for J. E. Beall (also spelled Bell or Beal), witness attachments and subpoenas, a request for witness attachments submitted by J. E. Beall, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, and a bond note for J. E. Beall.
Date: 1875/1884
Creator: Bishop, J. B.; Eustace, W. T. & Collins, John, Jr.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Buchannan, cause no. 1123, 1875

Description: Document related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Buchannan, accused of disturbing worship, filed November 26, 1875. Document is a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman B. W. Wofford. Enclosing envelope indicates the case was "settled at court" in Nov. 1875.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. James M. Miller, cause no. 1111, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James M. Miller, accused of theft of one cow property of N. P. Coleman, filed November 24, 1875. Documents are an arrest warrant and bond note for James M. Miller, witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman B. W. Wofford. A verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the indictment.
Date: 1875/1876
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Jason Holly, cause no. 1057, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Jason Holly, accused of "theft of one hog the property of W. T. Sutton," filed March 13, 1875. Documents include witness summons, an application for subpoenas submitted by the defendant's attorney, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, witness summons and attachments, and an arrest warrant for Jason Holly.
Date: 1875/1876
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Joe Shelton, Jr., cause no. 1080, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Joe Shelton, Jr., accused of assault and battery on the person of Edmund Bradford, filed July 30, 1875. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, an arrest warrant and bond note for Joe Shelton, Jr., and a witness summons.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. John F. Goodgame, cause no. 1047, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John (Jno.) F. Goodgame, accused of murder, filed March 11, 1875. Documents include witness subpoenas and attachments, requests for attachments by the defendant's attorney and by the state, appearance bonds for witnesses, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, and an arrest warrant for John F. Goodgame. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the bill of indictment.
Date: 1875/1880
Creator: Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. John Gilbert, cause no. 1086, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John Gilbert, accused of stealing "from the possession of Jack Glazr ... 7 head of horses of the value of one hundred & forty-dollars," filed July 31, 1875. Documents include witness summons, attachments and attachment bonds, a bail bond for John Gilbert, an order for subpoenas submitted by the defense, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett, and a nolle prosequi submitted by the defense.
Date: 1875/1879
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. John Presley et al., cause no. 1091, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John Presley, et al., accused of "assault to murder George Allen whilst in disguise," filed July 31, 1875. Documents include witness summons, attachments, and attachment bonds; a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett; an arrest warrant and bail bonds for John Presley; applications for witness attachments and a motion for a new trial submitted by the defense; an arrest warrant for John Presley, Virgil Wood, Louis Renfroe, Thomas Hodge, Nancy Renfroe, and Emma Allen; a warrant for John Presley; a motion for a continuance submitted by the defense; bail bonds for Emma Allen; and the charge of the court written by presiding judge M. H. Bonner.
Date: 1875/1877
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Burns, F. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. John R. Jones, cause no. 1051, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John R. Jones, accused of "assault with intent to murder John B. Hines," filed March 11, 1875. Documents include an arrest warrant for John R. Jones, witness summons, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, a request for special charges by the defendant's attorney Jno. R. Jones, and a document of the charges written to for the jury by presiding judge M. D. Ector.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Lin Day, cause no. 1073, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Lin Day, accused of "assault with intent to murder J. R. Henry," filed July 30, 1875. Documents include a request for case files from the clerk of Wood Co. Texas, witness summons, an arrest warrants for L. T. Day and Lin Day in Henderson and Wood Counties, a bail note for L. T. Day, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett.
Date: 1875/1881
Creator: Bishop, J. B.; Collins, John, Jr. & Chilcoat, M. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Nick Henson, cause no. 1062, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. M. Martin, accused of "illegally marking and branding one 3 year old Beef steer belonging to J. P. Baugh," filed March 13, 1875. Documents are an arrest warrant and bond note for Nick Henson, a witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen.
Date: 1875
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office