A Guide to the Commission of Oyer and Terminer, 1744 Aug 25 Commission of Oyer and Terminer, 1744 Aug 25. MS 1977.1 (1X)

A Guide to the Commission of Oyer and Terminer, 1744 Aug 25

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Manuscript Number MS 1977.1 (1X)


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 1977.1 (1X)
Title
Commission of Oyer and Terminer 1744 Aug 25
Extent
[1] leaf ; 37x35 cm. ; includes pendant seal.
Creator
Gooch, William, Sir, 1681-1751.
Language
English

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Commission of Oyer and Terminer, 1744 Aug 25, Manuscript # MS 1977.1 (1X), John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1977.

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Scope and Content Information

Commission to George Newton, William Crafford, and sixteen other men of Norfolk County, Virginia for the trial of Nan, a woman slave belonging to Edward McGee, for felony.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • McGee, Edward.
  • Corporate Names:

  • Oyer and terminer, Commission of.
  • Subjects:

  • Slavery --Law and legislation --United States.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Norfolk County (Va.)