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Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. W. Lear, cause no. 1866 and no. 160, 1886

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. J. W. Lear, accused of aggravated assault and battery, filed February 23, 1886. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by the county attorney, a transcript, subpoenas, witness attachments, a charge of the court, a complaint, an attachment bond, an application for attachments, a bail bond, and an arrest warrant for J. W. Lear.
Date: 1886
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 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 Charity Wood vs. Virgil Wood, cause no. 1101, 1880

Description: Document related to the divorce case of Charity Wood vs. Virgil Wood, filed April 6, 1880. Document is the original petition submitted by Charity Wood's attorney, J. J. Faulk. According to the petition, Virgil Wood was tried and convicted in April 1877 of the offense of "assault with intent to murder" and sentenced to two years in the penitentiary.
Date: 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. William Rothrock, cause no. 1917, 1888

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. William Rothrock, accused of illegally branding a yearling, filed February 11, 1888. Documents include witness subpoenas and attachments, an arrest warrant and bond for William Rothrock, a request for witness attachments and requests for subpoenas, a list of witnesses, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman H. H. Janell, and the jury's verdict. Rothrock was found not guilty.
Date: 1888
Creator: Deen, J. T. & 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. Frank McCowan et al., cause no. 1040, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank McCowan, accused of "theft from a Dwelling House (one pr boots) of the value of three dollars," filed November 13, 1874. Documents are an arrest warrant for Frank McCowan (and others) and a bill of indictment (naming Frank McCown et al.) signed by grand jury foreman John Collins. Also named on the warrant and indictment are Henry Wilson, Jene Clifton, Joshua Chase, Alex Alexander, and F. Marcus.
Date: 1874/1875
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. B. A. Atwood, cause no. 1127, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. B. A. Atwood, accused of "illegally selling property mortgaged to J. H. Brown & Co.," filed November 26, 1875. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman B. W. Wofford, a nolle prosequi submitted by the state, witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note for B. A. Atwood, and a request for witness attachments submitted by the defense.
Date: 1874/1876
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. Thomas Bonds, cause no. 1049, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Thomas Bonds, accused of "assault with intent to murder W. T. Swindle," filed March 11, 1875. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman D. A. Owen, witness summons, appearance bonds, and an arrest warrant for Thomas Bonds. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the 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. 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. John S. Stewart, cause no. 1034, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John S. Stewart, accused of "assault and battery upon the person of one human Christian man," filed November 12, 1874. Documents include witness summons, an arrest warrant and bail note for John S. Stewart, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins, and a plea for acquittal filed on behalf of the defendant.
Date: 1874/1875
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. 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. Webb Berry, cause no. 1128, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Webb Berry, accused of "seriously threatening to take the life of Jno. A. Sharpe," filed November 26, 1875. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by B. W. J. Wofford, a witness summons, an arrest warrant and bond note for Webb Berry, and an application for a subpoena submitted by the defense.
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. 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. Timothy Davis, cause no. 1032, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Timothy Davis, accused of "theft of (3) hogs from the possession of N. T. Avant," filed November 11, 1874. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins, witness summons, an arrest warrant and bail note for Timothy Davis, and a document for the jury written by presiding judge M. D. Ector. Ector writes "the state has introduced no proof ... and there being no evidence against the defendant you will return your verdict in this form 'We the jury find the defendant not guilty.' " This verdict is written on the back of the bill of indictment.
Date: 1874/1875
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. Richard Burton, cause no. 1044, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Richard Burton, accused of theft from a house (of one bed quilt), filed November 13, 1874. Documents include witness subpoenas, a charge for the jury by presiding judge M. H. Bonner, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the indictment.
Date: 1874/1876
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. Lewis Walters [Taylor], cause no. 1037, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Lewis Walters (Taylor), accused of "assault with intent to murder W. H. Edwards," filed November 12, 1874. Documents include arrest warrants and a bond note for Lewis Taylor, a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins, witness summons, and an arrest warrant for Lewis Walters. The jury's verdict (not guilty) is written on the back of the bill of indictment.
Date: 1874/1877
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. H. C. Bullock, cause no. 1029, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. H. C. Bullock, accused of "theft of one mule of the value of one hundred and twenty dollars from the possession of W. H. Campbell," filed November 11, 1874. Documents are an arrest warrant for H. C. Bullock and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins.
Date: 1874/1875
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. John A. Baker, cause no. 1038, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. John A. Baker, accused of illegally carrying a pistol, filed November 13, 1874. Documents are arrest warrants for John A. Baker in Kaufman and Henderson Counties, a bail bond for John A. Baker, witness summons, and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman John Collins.
Date: 1874/1875
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. 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. James Hanks and G. W. Knight, cause no. 1071, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. James Hanks and G. W. Knight, accused of theft of one steer "from the possession of W. D. Walker," filed July 30, 1875. Documents include witness summons, subpoenas, and attachments; requests for subpoenas and attachments submitted by the State and by the defendants and their attorneys; a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett; arrest warrants for James Hanks and G. W. McKnight; a document outlining the evidence presented by the State; motions for continuances submitted by the defendants; and a bond note for James Hanks. Also included is the jury's verdict (not guilty) for defendant G. W. McKnight.
Date: 1874/1880
Creator: Eustace, W. T. & 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 Stamper, cause no. 1020, 1874

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. William Stamper, accused of "assault with intent to murder H. W. McNeil," filed July 18, 1874. Documents are arrest warrants for William Stamper, 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 indictment. Stamper was found not guilty.
Date: 1874/1876
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. W. Y. Carver, cause no. 1113, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. W. Y. Carver, accused of assault to murder John Perry, filed November 25, 1875. Documents include witness summons and attachments, bond notes for W. Y. Carver and John Perry, requests for subpoenas, arrest warrants for W. Y. Carver, and a bill of indictment signed by B. W. J. Wofford. Carver was found not guilty.
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. Sam Franks, cause no. 1103, 1875

Description: Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Sam Franks, accused of theft of twenty-three ears of corn, valued at twenty-five cents, from the possession of W. C. Larkin, filed August 4, 1875. Documents are a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman James Aariett and an arrest warrant, bail bond, and capias for Sam Franks.
Date: 1875/1879
Creator: Bishop, J. B. & Eustace, W. T.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Henderson County District Clerk's Office