Transcript of Proceedings, 10 August 1844 [C. A. Foster v. JS and Coolidge]

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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t
)
Pleas before the Honorable one of the Justices of the Supreme Court and presiding Judge of the fifth Judicial Circuit of the state of , At a circuit Court began and held at the Court House in in & for the County of and State of And Commencing on the Twentieth day of May in the year of of our Lord One Thousand Eight hundred & forty four
Present the Hon
, Judge
E. A. Thompson, States attorney, Pro tem,
, Clerk,
, Sheriff,
Plaintiff
vs
Joseph Smith & Defendants
May 22nd. A.D. 1844
This day came the defendants by their attorney and filed their to the s
May 27th. A.D. 1844
This day came the defendants by their attornies and withdrew their demurer to the s declaration filed herein [p. [1]]
May 28th. A.D. 1844
This day came the and his attorney and Entered his motion on affidavit filed for a change of venue herein whereupon after hearing the arguments of counsel and the Court being fully advised in the premises doth order that the venue of this case be changed to and the Clerk so Certify, Thereupon the defts, filed their No. 1. 2. 3. & 4 to the s filed herein,
May 29. A.D. 1844
This day came the parties by their attorneys, and the court after hearing the arguments of counsel upon the s to the defendants pleas pleaded herein, It is considered by the Court that the said demurer be sustained [1/2 page blank] [p. [2]]
State of Illinois) Sct
)
Circuit Court
May Term A.D. 1844
Plaintiff
vs)
Joseph Smith &)
Defendants
Defendants Cost
Clerks Fees
Ent[ering]. appr [appearance] of Defts & attorneys .25
Filing 9 papers 56¼: Taking 2 affidavits 25 .81¼
Issuing 1 supe [subpoena] 50: order in filing 25 .75
order on withdrawing demurer 25 .25
Making & Ent. Bill Cost 37½: Certificate & Seal 50: [.]87½
$2.93¾
Sheriffs Fees
1 Service of Subpe 25: Returning 12½: 20 Miles Travel 1.25 1[.]62½
Witness Fees
James Goff 2 days $1.00 1[.]00
2 days $1[.]00 1[.]00 2[.]00
$6.56¼
STATE OF ILLINOIS,)
) Sct.
I hereby Certify, That the foregoing is a correct copy from my Fee Book, of the Costs and Charges taxed against the said defts of whom the in the above Entitled Cause [blank] county, is hereby directed to collect the same
[seal]
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand, and affixed the Seal of the said Circuit Court at , this 10th. day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four
Clerk. [p. [3]]
[page [4] blank] [p. [4]]
State of Illinois) Sct
)
Circuit Court
May Term A.D. 1844
,
vs)
Joseph Smith &)
Defendants
s Cost
Clerks fees
Ent. appr. of & atty, .25
Issuing summons 50: Issuing subpoena 50: 1.00
Taking 1 affidavit 12½: Ent. Suit on Docket 12½ .25
filing 8 papers 50: Making & Ent. Bill Cost 37½ .87½
Certificate & Seal 50: .50
$2.87½
Sheriffs Fees, ,
2 Services of Summons 1.00: Returning 12½; 40 miles Travel $2.50: Serving 3 Subpoenas 75: Returning 12½: 60 miles Travel $3.75 8[.]25 8.25
Witness Fee
Two days 1[.]00 1[.]00
12[.]12½
STATE OF ILLINOIS,)
) Sct.
I hereby Certify, That the foregoing is a correct copy from my Fee Book, of the Costs and Charges taxed against the said of whom the in the above Entitled cause [blank] , is hereby directed to collect the same
[seal]
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand, and affixed the Seal of the said Circuit Court at , this 10th. day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four
Clerk. [p. [5]]
[page [6] blank] [p. [6]]
State of Illinois) Sct.
)
I, Clerk of the Circuit Court within and for said and aforesaid do Certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy from the Records of the Circuit Court, of the proceedings in the above stated Cause, as appears from the Records of said Court
[seal]
In Testimony whereof I have hereunto Subscribed my name & affixed the seal of said Circuit Court at my office in this Tenth day of August Anno domini 1844
Clerk [1/2 page blank] [p. [7]]
vs)
Jos. Smith &
Copy of Record
 
Filed august 12 1844
James M Campbell clk [p. [8]]

Footnotes

  1. new scribe logo

    Certification printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

  2. new scribe logo

    Certification printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

  3. new scribe logo

    Docket in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

  4. new scribe logo

    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.