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Court Order Book 1843-1849

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 INDEX


Southampton County, Virginia Courthouse

Court Order Book 1843 - 1849 INDEX

Howell, A. M., 24, 31, 220, 223, 271, 327, 334, 368, 410, 433, 445, 492, 494, 526, 530, 536, 538, 543, 544, 575, 641
Howell, Anthony, 187
Howell, Anthony M., 5, 42, 113, 114, 129, 139, 163, 171, 219, 222, 258, 279, 293, 316, 327, 344, 354, 399, 422, 424, 427, 433, 444, 453, 454, 487, 537, 560, 571, 583, 605, 621, 646, 651, 652, 724, 725, 727, 738

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 Page 5 -AMH V. Fanny Warren


July 17, 1843

Court Order Book 1843-1849


Page 5 -ABSTRACT-


Anthony M. Howell who stands charged in oath
by Fanny Warren, free single woman of this County with being the father of her
bastard child, this day appeared in Court in discharge of his recognizance and
thereupon the said Fanny Warren and sundry witnesses were summoned and examined
and the said Howell by his counsel fully heard. The Court after hearing the
testimony and from all the circumstances of the case, are of opinion and do
therefore adjudge the said Anthony M. Howell to be the father of the said
bastard child and that the said child is likely to become chargeable to the
County. THEREFORE it is ordered that the said Anthony M. Howell be charged with
the annual payment of Twenty Dollars for the space of seven years from the birth
of the said child to wit the 18th day of February 1843 and that he pay the same
annually to the overseers of the poor of this County from the said 18th day of
February 1843 to the full term of seven years in case the said child shall live
so long and that he also pay the costs of this prosecution. WHEREUPON the said
Anthony M. Howell with Harrison Joyner & Jethro Cobb his securities forever
consent severally acknowledging these themselves indebted unto the Commonwealth
of Virginia, that is to say the said Howell in the sum of one hundred and forty
dollars and the said Harrison Joyner and Jethro Cobb in the sum of seventy
dollars each to be levied of their respective goods & chattel lands,
tenements & the use of the Commonwealth rendered. Yet upon this condition
that if the said Anthony M. Howell shall observe & perform the order of the
County above against him then the above recognizance to be void or else to
remain in full force of & virtue.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 Page 24 - AMH v. Daniel Fowler for 23.25


21 August 1843

Court Order Book 1843-1849

Page 24 -ABSTRACT-

A. M. Howell Pltf}


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Against }


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Daniel Fowler Deft


The Defendant still failing to appear on motion of the plaintiff by his attorney it is considered by the Court that the plaintiff recover against the Defendant the sum of twenty three dollars and twenty five cents, the debt in the declaration mentioned with interest from December 22, 1841 till paid and his costs by him about his suit on the behalf expended. And the said Defendants in Mercy.



SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 31 Elizabeth Britt & AMH vs. Josiah & Henning Smith


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849

From Page 25: At a Court of Monthly Sessions held for the County of Southampton at the courthouse of said county on the 18th day of September 1843.

Present Alexander Myrick James W Murfee }
Jacob Barnes & Robert G Griffin } Gent.


Page 31

{Excerpt}

Elizabeth Britt who sues for the benefit of A. M. Howell Pltf} A Motion upon a bond
against } taken for the forthcoming
Josiah C Smith & Henning T Smith Dfts} of property at the day of sale


This day came the Plaintiff by her attorney and it appearing to the Court that the defendants have had legal notice of this motion they were solemly called but came not . Therefore it is considered by the Court that the Plaintiffs may have execution against the defendants for the sum of seventy nine dollars and fifty four cents the penalty of said bond & her costs by her about this motion in this behalf expended. And the said Defendants in Mercy* But this cause ____ ____ to discharged by the payment of thirty nine dollars & seventy cents with interest from the 15th day of May 1843 till paid the costs.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 Page 42a - Deed of Trust between Peter Ferguson & AMH


Court Order Book 1843-1849

Page 42A -ABSTRACT-

At a Court of Quarterly Session held for the County of Southampton at the Court House of said County on the 20th day of November 1843.



Present Alexander Myrick William A. Spark}


} Gentlemen


Benjamin E. Pope & Jacob Barrett }

The Clerk this day returned a list of deeds admitted to record in his Office since the last proceeding Term of this Court which list having been inspected by the Court is ordered to be inserted in the minutes of the proceedings of the day and is as follows to Wit.

Deed of trust between Peter Ferguson of the first part, Anthony M. Howell and Cordy Bishop of the second part conveying Ferguson interest in the Estate of David Howell also beds, cattle and personal property was acknowledged in the Office the 16th day of October 1843 by all the parties thereto and admitted to Record

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 113 (AMH appoints special commissioner) & 114


Court Order Book 1843-1849

From Page 104: At a Court of Quarterly Sessions held for the County of Southampton at the courthouse on the 18th day of March 1844.
Present Benjamin Griffin Alexander Myrick}
THomas B. WOrrell & Jacob Barrett}Gent.

Page 113

{Excerpt}


On motion of Anthony M. Howell Ordered that William M Jones who is hereby appointed special commissioner for the p___ to state settle and adjust an account of said Howells administration in David Howells estate and make report thereof to t_____.

Page 114

{EXCERPT}

On the motion of Thomas B. Worrell administrator of Matthew Vick dec'd against Sebak Ellsworth guardian of Howell Holt for ____ security. This day comes the parties who being fully heard it is considered by the court that the said Ellsworth give the said Worrell administrator as aforesaid good ___ security according to Law the land for which purpose is to be in the penalty of two thousand dollars made payable to the said Worrell administrator as aforesaid and conditioned according to law. And that the said Ellsworth pay to the said Worrell Admst aforesaid his costs by him in this behalf expended. And thereupon the said Sebak Ellsworth with Benjamin Barrett, Augustis Pope and Anthony M. Howell his securities who were deemed sufficient by the court and accepted by the said Worrell entered into and acknowledged a bond according to the above order.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 129 - AMH elected as Constable


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849

From page 125: At a Court of Monthly Sessions held for the county of Southampton at the courthouse thereof on the fifteenth day of April 1844

Present Benjamin Griffin Samuel Drewry }
Thomas Ridley and Nathaniel A Williams } Gent.



Page 129

{Excerpt}

Warren Edwards appeared in Court and resigned his Office of Constable in the lower district of Nottaway Parish in this County and the Court proceeding to appoint a Constable to fill the vacancy upon the vote being taken visa vie it ____ as follows.
For Anthony M. Howell the votes were Clement Rochelle James D Bryant Thomas B Worrell Samuel Drewry Jerimiah Cobb Nathaniel T Williams Jeptha Darden and Jacob Barnes.
For Robert A Edwards the votes were William Nicholson James D Massenburg William D Hare & ___ bowers.
For Richard H B____ the votes were Robert G Griffin & Benjamin Griffin.
Anthony M Howell having the majority of the whole number of votes was declared elected ___ ____.
To the Court that the said Howell is a man of honesty probity and good demeanor.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 139 - AMH bond for 4000 dollars


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849

From page 131: At a Court of Monthly Sessions held for the county of Southampton at the courthouse on the 20th day of May 1846~


Present        Nicholas M Sebrell N S Williams}
James Maget & Benjamin Pope    }



Page 139

{EXCERPT}

Anthony M Howell who was appointed Constable at the last Court this ____ ____ the several oaths ______ by law and with Henning T Smith Harrison D Vann ___ ____ both his securities ___ ___ in hand in the penalty of four thousand dollars conditioned as the law directs which bond was acknowledged by the ____ _____ ____ ____ and entered to be recorded.


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 163 - AMH comm report/account of sales for David Howell's estate


19 August 1844

Court Order Book 1843-1849

Page 163 -ABSTRACTS-

An account current and commissioners report of Anthony M. Howell administrator on David Howells estate was returned and ordered to be 1 Term for exception.

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An account of Sales of the estate of David Howell dec'd was returned and ordered to be recorded.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 171 - Commissioners Report of AMH on David Howell estate


16 September 1844

Court Record Book 1843-1849

Page 171 - ABSTRACT-

The Account current and commissioners report of Anthony M. Howell administrator on David Howells estate having been one Term and no exceptions being filed was confirmed and ordered to be recorded.

SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 187 - AMH acknowledged bond of 200 dollars


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849

From page 179: At a Court of Monthly Sessions held for the County of Southampton on the 21st day of October 1844~

.                        Present    Jacob Barnes THomas Ridley}
.                                       James Maget & N T Williams} Gent.


Page 187

{Excerpt}

On the motion of Anthony M Howell who made oath and together with James S Massenburg his security entered into and acknowledge a bond in the penalty of two hundred dollars conditioned as the law directs certificate is granted him for obtaining letters of administration on the estate of Nancy Edwards dec'd in due form.


SHC Court Order Book 1843-1849 page 219 & 220 - AMH purchases land & a slave