Docket Entry, Decree, 18 March 1844 [Russell v. JS et al.]
Docket Entry, Decree, [, Lake Co., OH], [18 Mar. 1844], Russell v. JS et al. (Lake Co., OH, Court of Common Pleas 1844); Lake County Court of Common Pleas, Journal, vol. B, p. 223; handwriting probably of ; Lake County Courthouse, Painesville, OH; microfilm at FHL.
This cause came on to be heard upon the Bill of said Complaint the exhibits & Testimony and the Respondents still failing to appear plead answer or demur to said Bill it is ordered that the same as to them be taken as confessed and the Court being fully advised in the premises do find the law & equity of the case with said — that said Joseph Smith Jr. and did make execute & deliver to said their six notes & that to secure the payment thereof they the said Joseph Smith Jr. & his wife— & his wife & & his wife did make execute & deliver to said their Mortgage of said premises as is in said Bill stated, and that there is due to said on said notes & Mortgage on the first day of this Term the sum of $1640961 The Court do therefore order adjudge & decree that said Joseph Smith jr. & within thirty days from the rising of this Court at its present Term pay to said said sum of $16409.61 with interest thereon from the first day of this term together with the costs of this suit and in default of such payments that the of said County proceed & cause said Mortgaged premises to be appraised advertised & sold as upon judgments at law and that from the proceeds thereof he pay first the costs of this suit, second said sum of $16409.61 with interest thereon from the first day of this Term to said and that the balance he bring into Court. <Ex Dkt B 110> [3 lines blank] [p. 223]