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2011.77.2 | Augusta Museum of History

Court Document

Artist/Creator

Superior Court of Richmond County Georgia

Date

May 14, 1825

Description

Court document relating to a property dispute between Baker & Lord and Stephen Dodge over an attachment property claimed by both persons.

Henry Holder, A. Falconer, and J.C. Smith are material witnesses but could not attend court in person.

Dudley Selden, A. Weston and Thomas Addis Emmet were asked by Superior Court Judge Robert Raymond Reed to interrogate the witnisses for the purposes of court.

Attached are two pages of questions for the witnesses: Do you or do you not know the parties? Were you or were you not acquainted with the defendant Stephen Dodge in the year eighteen hundred and nineteen and for some time and how long before that time and have you or have not known him ever since? among others. Dated May 14, 1825

See related document 2011.077.011 which are the witness statements given by Misters Holden, Falconer, and Smith. Also note that in document 2011.077.011 Henry Holden is clearly identified as Horace Holden.

Credit Line

Anonymous Donor

Location

Storage

Object ID

2011.077.002

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