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Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, cause no. 1001, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, accused of "theft of a wagon and yoke of oxen of the value of $75.00," filed July 16, 1874. Documents include a bond note and arrest warrant for Frank Lambright and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the indictment: "We the Jury find the defendant not guilty," signed by foreman A. A. Marshall.
Date: 1874
Creator: Bishop, J. B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office

Document pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Mollie Rainey, cause no. 731, 1874

Description: Document related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Mollie Rainey. Document is an arrest warrant for Mollie Rainey, accused of assault with attempt to murder Kate Nelson, issued July 4th, 1874. Rainey was ordered to appear at the Henderson County District Court on the second Monday in July, 1874.
Date: 1874
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. Joe G. Warriner, cause no. 1005, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Joe G. Warriner, accused of the murder of J. C. Bizzell, filed July 17, 1875. Documents include an arrest warrant for Joe G. Warriner, witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. Also included is a document by presiding judge M. H. Bonner outlining the charge and the positions of the State and the defendant. Warriner pled not guilty to the charge of murder, contending that he was reacting in self defense to an attack by Bizzell. The jury's verdict, finding Warriner not guilty, is written on the back of the bill of indictment.
Date: 1874/1875
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. J. D. Lewis, cause no. 1016, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. D. Lewis, accused of assault with intent to murder, filed July 18, 1874. Documents include a description of the charge written for the jury by presiding judge M. D. Ector, an arrest warrant and bond note for J. D. Lewis, witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment. Lewis was found guilty of simple assault and fined five dollars.
Date: 1874/1875
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. George Jackson, cause no. 1012, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Jackson, accused of "theft of one hog valued at nine dollars," filed July 17, 1874. Documents include a witness summons, arrest warrants and a bond note for George Jackson, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman.
Date: 1874/1877
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. Samuel Walker, cause no. 1065, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Samuel Walker, accused of disturbing religious worship of lawful assembly, filed March 13, 1875. Documents are a witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note from Smith County, a charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen. 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. Jesse Persons and Wilburn Johnson, cause no. 1011, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Jesse Persons and Wilburn Johnson, accused of "aggravated assault and battery on the person of D. J. Milling," filed July 17, 1874. Documents include arrest warrants for Jesse Persons and Wilburn Johnson, a bond note for Jesse Persons, a motion by the defendant's attorneys, a witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by the grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the indictment. The defendants were found guilty and fined $1.00. Also included is a motion for a new trial filed on behalf of Jesse Persons.
Date: 1874/1875
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 Turgerson, cause no. 1017, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John Turgerson, accused of carrying a pistol, filed July 18, 1874. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman, witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note for John Turgerson, and a document affirming mileage compensation for Smith McGlothlin, who served as a witness in Turgerson's trial. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment. Turgerson was found not guilty.
Date: 1874/1875
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. 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. 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. Robert Godfrey, cause no. 1013, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Robert Godfrey, accused of illegally marking and branding a cow, filed July 17, 1874. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman, an arrest warrant and bond note for Robert Godfrey, and a witness summons.
Date: 1874
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. Amos Etheridge, cause no. 1010, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Amos Etheridge, accused of illegally carrying a pistol, filed July 17, 1874. Documents are witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note for Amos Etheridge, the charge for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment. Ector was found not guilty of the charge.
Date: 1874/1875
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. William D. Rounsevall and C. C. McWilliams, cause no. 1052, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. William Rounsevall and C. C. McWilliams, accused of "loud and vociferous talking in the store house of Thos. F. Munchison and N. P. Coleman," filed March 11, 1875. Documents are arrest warrants and bond notes for William Rounsevall and C. C. McWilliams and 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. R. A. Day, cause no. 1072, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. R. A. Day, accused of carrying a pistol, filed July 30, 1875. Documents are witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note for R. A. Day, 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 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. 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