Transcript of Proceedings, 10 August 1844 [F. M. Higbee v. JS–B]

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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t.
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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 & held at the Court House in in and for the County of and State of , and commencing on the Twentieth day of May in the year of our lord one Thousand Eight hundred and forty four
Present the Hon , Judge, E. A. Thompson States attorney Pro tem, , Clerk, , Sheriff,
Plaintiff
vs In case
Joseph Smith Defendant
May 21. 1844
“Now comes the Said defendant by his attorney and filed his herein
May 23. 1844 “And now on this day came the the by 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 duly advised in the premises it is ordered that the venue of this Case be change to , and that the so Certify [p. [1]]
May 29, 1844 This day came the defendant by his attorney and filed his pleas 2 & 3 to the s declaration filed herein, Thereupon came the by his attorney and filed his to the Said defendants pleas 2 & 3 filed herein
And afterwards to wit: on the same day the following order was had
This day again came the parties by their attorneys and the Court after hearing the arguments of counsel upon the s to the defendants pleas 2 & 3 it is considered by the court that said be sustained [1/2 page blank] [p. [2]]
State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t.
)
Circuit Court
May Term A. D. 1844
Plaintiff
vs In case
Joseph Smith Defendant
s Cost,
Clerks Fees
Ent[ering] appr [appearance] of , & attorney .25
Issuing summons 50: Issuing 2 subpoenas 1.00 1.50
Taking 3 affidavits 37½: Entering suit on Docket 12½ .50
filing 10 papers 62½: Making & Ent Bill Cost 37½ 1.00
Certificate & Seal 50: Order on filing 25 .50 .75 3.75
4.00
Sheriffs Fees,
1 Service of Summons 50: Returning 12½ 20 miles Travel $1.25: 5 Services of Subpoenas 1.25: Returning 2 Subps 25: 100 miles Travel $6.25 9.62½
Witness Fees
2 days 1.00 2 days 1.00 2.00
3 days 1.50 1.50 3.50
$17[.12]½
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 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 Ninth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four
Clerk. [p. [3]]
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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t.
)
Circuit Court
May Term A. D. 1844
Plaintiff
vs In case
Joseph Smith Defendant
Defendants Cost
Clerks Fees
Entering appr [appearance] of Deft & attorneys .25
Filing 2 papers 12½: order on filing .25 .37½
order on filing pleas 25: Making & Ent[ering] Cost Bill 37½ .62½
Certificate & seal 50: .50 $1.75
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 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. [5]]
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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t.
)
I , clerk of the Circuit Court within and for said County of & State 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 case, as appears from the Records of said Court
[seal]
In testimony whereof I have hereunto Set my hand and affixed the seal of Said Circuit Court at my office in this 10th. day of August Anno domini 1844
, Clerk [1/2 page blank] [p. [7]]
vs) In case
Joseph Smith
Copy of Record
 
Filed August 12 1844
J[ames] M Campbell Clk [p. [8]]

Footnotes

  1. new scribe logo

    Docket in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.