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Somerset County Judicial Records, 1695-1696
Volume 687, Page 110   View pdf image
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The aforesd Petion & Bill being produced the Admrs Attorney Worthington

Confest judgmt for ye Same provided Execution should Cease till 8ber 10th following

ye which was granted & Ordr past pr Court for ye foresd Debt & Cost alias Exn.

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Wm Noble Senior this day made his appe being yesterday attached to answer

to our Soveraign Lord the King & Was Ordered to prforme one dayes worke for

his feine to be done twixt the Court house & ye sd Nobles house & to pay Cost &ca.

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                                      Mr Ja Round appe & Sitts in Court

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His Matie Contra                              Maryland Ss// John Winder Gent one of his Maties

John Jenner }             Justices of the Peace to the Sheriff of Somerset County

~ ~ ~ ~ ~                 Greeting. These are in his Maties Name to Charge and

Comand yw that yw take into yr Custody the body of John Jenner late of

this County taken by Thomas Cox & Henry ffreaks by Vertue of Hue & Cry

for Suspition of Buggery &ca. & that yw Safely keep the sd John Jenner in

yr Safe Custody until the next County Court to be hold at Deviding Creek ye

Second Tuesday of this Instant Janry , or till he Shall be delivered by due

Course of his Maties Laws, & for yr So doing this shall be yr Sufficient Warrant

Given under my hand & Seal this Second day of December in the 7th year of

his Maties Reign Anno Domini 1695                           John Winder ❂

To Thomas Cox, and Henry ffreaks who are hereby Strictly charged & Comanded

to See the sd Prisoner to the sd Sheriff //

The aforesd Mittimus being read it was by the Worll Court ordered that ye

sd John Jenner Give good Security for his appe ye next Court to answer &ca.

Whereupon Came the sd John Jenner & his Securities Stephen Cossine &

Thomas Cox and the sd Jenner did acknowledge him Self to be indebted

unto our Soveraign Lord the King the Sum of one hundred pounds Sterling

& the sd Costine & Cox in the Sum of fifty pounds Sterling money a piece all

due to be levyed on their goods & Chattels Lands & Tennements for his

Maties use &ca.

The Condicon of which Recognizance is Such that if the above bound Jno Jenner

doe make his prsonall appearance before the Justices of our next County Court

to be held at Deviding Creek the Second Tuesday of March next then & there

to answer unto all Such matters & things as shall be then & there objected agt

him on behalf of our Soveraign Lord the King then the Recognizance to

be void or else to remaine in full power force & Vertue.



His Matie Contra        Somerset County Ss. The Grand Jury for the body of

Jane Jones – }        this County at a Court held at Deviding Creek the

~ ~ ~ ~           Second Tuesday in November last past do present

Jane Jones for that the sd Jane not having the fear of God before her eyes

but moved by the instigation of the Devil hath Comitted ffornication and

born a Basterd Child Contrary to the Peace, & agt the form of the Act in yt

Case Provided. Dent Clk prsentmts.

The Indictmt being read to which the sd Jane Confessed herSelf guilty and

did then declare that John ffynch was the ffather of the afd Basterd Child

Ordered that process issue for the sd ffynch’s appa next Court to answer to

the King &ca. Supa sd Jane to give her Evid agt sd ffynch. Ordered the sd

Jane Give Security for her fine & fees. vide fo: 111 ordr into Custody &ca.


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