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[Minutes of Henderson County District Court]

Description: Minutes of Henderson County Court include statements regarding the creation of juries, summaries of indictments, payment statuses, and other administrative notes covering several terms between 1849 and 1854.
Date: 1849/1854
Creator: Henderson County (Tex.). District Court.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of Mills & Jackush vs. Almyra Walton, cause no. 136, 1855

Description: Documents relating to the right to property case of Mills & Jackush vs. Almyra Walton include several copies of mark and brand records used by Mr. and Mrs. Walton, as well as documents from the trial which include, but are not limited to: interrogatories to be propounded to Henry Harris with a copy, a citation for Almyra Walton, a subpoena to summon Tandy Howeth, a statement by attorneys about the trial to right of property, exceptions for plaintiff, interrogatories and cross interrogatories to be propounded to Thomas J. Walton, a copy of interrogatories and commissions, a notice from the attorneys of the defendent, statements from two different juries, and the facts, exceptions and rulings judge as well as a statement certifying that the property was not delivered as ruled. Documents were submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and filed by the Clerk.
Date: 1854 - 1859
Creator: Gray, W. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of Howeth vs. Mills, et al., cause no. 132, 1855-1856

Description: Documents pertaining to the case of Howeth vs. Mills, et al. include copies of the initial judgement in the case of Mills & Jockush vs. Walton & Tuggle which took place in Galveston County as well as the motion for a new trial. The documents pertsaining to the resulting case in Henderson County include (but are not limited to) supoenas and citations for summons of persons involved on both sides of the case, exceptions and answers from the defendant (and a later, amended answer), writs of injunction, bonds, a motion to perpetrate injunction, a motion to instruct the jury, a motion to enter evidence for the plaintiff, and a statement to the jury. Documents were submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and filed by the clerk.
Date: 1855-05-14/1856-11-11
Creator: Gray, W. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of R. H. Alexander vs. Elias A. Carroll, cause no. 191, 1856

Description: Documents relating to the case of R. H. Alexander vs. Elias A. Carroll include citation to summon witnesses for plaintiff, many copies of interrogatories and cross-interrogatories to be propounded to the witnesses by the attorneys of both parties, notices to parties about the intention to seek answers from witnesses, answers and exceptions, motions to suppress the deposition of Julius Brown, a statement of facts, a statement from the defense, motions for a new trial, special exceptions, and the charge to the court by R. A. Reeves, presiding judge with the jury findings. Documents were submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and filed by the Clerk.
Date: 1856 - 1859
Creator: Gray, W. M.; Bradshaw, T. & Holland, B. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of Garner Williams & Co. vs. J. E. Ennis, cause no. 507, 1867

Description: Documents relating to the case of the Garner Williams & Co. vs. J. E. Ennis include the original petition submitted by the attorneys of Garner Williams to the District Court and recieved by the Clerk on November 11, 1867. Attached to the petition are three promisory notes, labeled as exhibits. Also included is a citation to summon J. E. Ennis to court, filed November 16, 1867.
Date: 1867
Creator: Holland, B. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. E. Haas, cause no. 471, 1867

Description: Documents relating to the case of the State of Texas vs. J. E. Haas include the statement written by the foreman of the grand jury, A. L. Rice, which outlines the charges, submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and recieved by the Clerk on October 31, 1867. Also includes a writ to bring J. E. Haas into custody, filed November 5, 1870, and a citation to summon Marion McManns & Jeff E. Thompson to court as witnesses, filed November 11, 1870.
Date: 1867 - 1870
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of Jacob Mitchell vs. Martha Mitchell, cause no. 504, 1867

Description: Documents relating to the divorce case of Jacob Mitchell and Martha Mitchell include an original and a copy of the petition of Jacob Mitchell as submitted by his attorneys to the Judge of the 9th Judicial District and received by the District Clerk on October 21, 1867. Also included are summons and subpoenas.
Date: October 1867
Creator: Holland, B. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of D. F. Pruitt vs. Leumel Miller and W. B. Stewart, cause no. 576, 1868

Description: Documents relating to the case of D. F. Pruitt vs. Leumel Miller and W. B. Stewart include the petition to the Ninth Judicial District Court, two citations requiring summons of each the defendants, the interrogatories to be propounded to the witnesses, and the answering plea of the defendants as submitted by their attorneys.
Date: 1868
Creator: Holland, B. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of R. R. Powers vs. H. Map, cause no. 588, 1868

Description: Documents relating to the case of R. R. Powers vs. H. Map include two copies of the original petition to Judge Earl submitted the 9th Judicial District Court, and filed by the Clerk on January 15, 1868. Also included are a bond of attachment, filed the same day as well as a writ of attachment and two copies of the citation to summon Map to court filed the following day.
Date: 1868
Creator: Holland, B. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of George W. Hardy vs. D. D. Hassell and W. K Payne, cause no. 540, 1870

Description: Documents relating to the case of George W. Hardy vs. D. D. Hassell and W. K Payne include the original petition which has the original promisory note (written by the defendant February 10, 1866) as an attachment; document was submitted to the District Court of Henderson County and received by the District Clerk on February 10, 1868. Other documetns include citations to summon W. K. Payne and D. D. Hassell, a request for the clerk to send fees due on a writ, and two copies of the execution of the judgement for the plaintiff that also list court fees for the case; one copy of the execution was sent to the sheriff of Henderson County, the other to Navarro County.
Date: 1870
Creator: Holland, B. C. & Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. B. F. Anderson, cause no. 591 [and cause no.] 592, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. B. F. Anderson, accused of breach of the peace, filed July 13, 1871. Documents include witness subpoenas, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant for B. F. Anderson, and a witness affidavit.
Date: 1871/1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Columbus Norwood and Frank McCurley, cause no. 629, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Columbus Norwood and Frank McCurley, accused of theft of 20 hogs owned by Elizabeth Carmichael, filed November 18, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. C. Holland, an arrest warrant for C. F. McCurley, and a witness subpoena.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. D. M. Weir, cause no. 626, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Dr. D. M. Weir, accused of "pursing the occupation of a physician without first having paid his taxes," filed July 13, 1871. Documents are an indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant and bond note for Dr. D. M. Weir, a witness subpoena, and two witness affidavits.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Daniel Tannehill, cause no. 624, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Daniel Tannehill, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of John Collins, Jr., filed August 1, 1871. Documents are affidavits submitted by M. V. Phillips and district attorney Thomas D. Evans, an arrest warrant and bond note for Daniel Tannehill, and witness affidavits. The verdict is written on the back of the Evans' affidavit; Tannehill was found guilty and fined one dollar and ninety-three cents.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. David Fletcher, cause no. 585, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. David Brannon, accused of breach of the peace, filed July 12, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant and bond note for David Brannon, and a witness affidavit.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Dock Foreman, cause no. 596, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Dock Foreman, accused of theft of a gilding, filed July 11, 1871. Documents include a bond note and arrest warrant for Dock Foreman, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, witness subpoenas and attachments, a request for subpoenas submitted by the defendant's attorney, and the charge of the court.
Date: 1871/1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. G. W. H. Allen, cause no. 613, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. G. W. H. Allen, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of H. C. Bullock, filed July 12, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, arrest warrants and a bond for G. W. H. Allen, a witness subpoena, and an appearance bond for G. W. H. Allen from Smith County.
Date: 1871/1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Jackson, cause no. 603, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Jackson, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of William Clifton, filed July 12, 1871. Documents are two bond notes for George Jackson, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant for George Jackson, and a subpoena.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Jackson, cause no. 604, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Jackson, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of Alley Jackson, filed July 12, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant and bond note for George Jackson, and a subpoena.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. N. Long, cause no. 623, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. N. Long, accused of "pursuing the occupation of a physician without first having paid his taxes," filed July 13, 1871. Documents are an indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant and bond note for J. N. Long, and witness subpoenas.
Date: 1871/1872
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Faulk and Alfred Faulk, cause no. 606, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James and Alfred Faulk, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of Herschel V. Glenn, filed July 13, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, a witness subpoena, and a bond note for James J. Faulk.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Tharp, cause no. 615, 1871

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Tharp, accused of aggravated assault and battery on the person of Patsey Jamison, filed July 14, 1871. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman W. H. Campbell, an arrest warrant and bond for James Tharp, and witness subpoenas.
Date: 1871
Creator: Thompson, Jeff E.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office