Transcript of Proceedings, 24 May 1839 [State of Missouri v. Pratt et al. for Murder]
Transcript of Proceedings, , Ray Co., MO, 24 May 1839, State of MO v. Pratt et al. for Murder (Ray Co., MO, Circuit Court 1839); unidentified handwriting; forty-one pages; photocopy in Daviess County Legal Documents, BYU. Includes seal.
At a circuit Court began & held for State of Missouri on Monday the twenty Second day of April in the year Eight hundred & thirty nine the following proceedings were had To wit.
State of Missouri)
County of .)
5th Judicial Circuit.)
Be it remembered that at A circuit Court began and held at the Courthouse in the Town of in the County of Ray on— Monday the 22nd day of April 1839— being the fourth monday in said month before the Hon. commissioned and assigned to hold the Courts in said— . Esquire high sheriff in & for said . returned into open Court. the States writ of to him directed executed on James Holman, William W Clements Thos. L D W. Shaw. Joseph Lile William Hockin Smith Lewis Tawater Joseph Crain Jesse Levanth Randolph McDonald William Hill John Clevenger Robert Prichard John H Smith William Cox John Shackleford John Davis Thomas Hamilton & William Jeffreys all of whom appeared being good and Lawful men of said : James Holman was [p. 1]