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John Cary, "Elizabeth Smith summons", 1712 June 10

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 23
Identifier: MSN/COL 2717-24
John Cary, "Elizabeth Smith summons," Recto
John Cary, "Elizabeth Smith summons," Recto
John Cary, "Elizabeth Smith summons," Verso
John Cary, "Elizabeth Smith summons," Verso

Scope and Contents

A document written and signed by John Cary, clerk, directing the sheriff to summon Elizabeth Smith, of Taunton, to appear before the Bristol County Court of General Sessions to answer a charge of fornication; the accompanying endorsement by Stephen Leonard, constable of Taunton, indicates that he did not succeed in locating Smith.


  • Creation: 1712 June 10

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Physical Description

Ink on paper; 1 page (20 x 16 cm.) on 1 sheet. Red wax seal upper left. Endorsement on recto. Docketing on verso. 

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame IN 46556