Pendleton/Anderson District Magistrates and Freeholders Court Records


Magistrates and Freeholders Court, heard criminal cases involving slaves and free people of color. These records contain court testimony, proceedings, and sentences. The court tried a variety of cases, ranging from vagrancy, petty larceny, and disorderly conduct to more serious crimes, which could incur the death penalty. The records below list: case #, name of Slave or fpoc, Trial Date, Offense, Verdict, Sentence, Slave Owner's name. There were a total of 429 cases heard from 1819 to 1865; with 836 individuals involved.

 

1 Lewis 00-00-00 Carrying firearms unlawfully guilty... 90 strikes ... Elijah Owens

2 Betsy (Betty) 08-27-19 Runaway slave guilty ... Jeremiah Patterson

3 Doctor 10-26-22 Grand Larceny, Accessory to grand larceny acquitted ... Frances Wallace

3 Jemima 10-26-22 Grand Larceny, Accessory to grand larceny acquitted ... Dr. James Stewart

4 Randle 11-11-23 Assault and battery acquitted ... Zachariah Taliaferro

4 Shandy 11-11-23 Assault and battery acquitted ... Zachariah Taliaferro

5 Milly 02-13-24 Felony acquitted ... W. Joseph Whitner

6 Ben 02-17-24 Felony guilty 10 lashes ... W. Nicholas Bishop

7 Alexander 03-27-24 Stealing of cotton guilty 39 lashes ... Zachariah Taliaferro

7 Bartlett 03-27-24 Stealing of cotton not guilty ... Zachariah Taliaferro

7 Trim 03-27-24 Stealing of cotton guilty 35 lashes ... Zachariah Taliaferro

8 Zack 05-02-24 Petit Larceny guilty ... Jesse Step

9 Tom 07-09-24 Assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... Lemuel Hall

10 Peter 01-00-25 Impudent conduct guilty 10 lashes ... Robert Maxwell and Samuel Johnston

10 June 01-00-25 Impudent conduct guilty 10 lashes ... Robert Maxwell and Samuel Johnston

11 Ben 03-10-25 Secreting himself in his master's house and putting the mistress in fear (felonious intent) guilty 50 lashes ... James McClure

12 Bill 06-15-25 Assault and battery guilty ... Estate of Mark Stribling

13 Lewis Burdin 07-09-25 Trading with a negro slave for stolen property guilty ... Free person of color

13 Polly Burdin 07-09-25 Trading with a negro slave for stolen property guilty ... Free person of color

14 Patt 07-21-25 Insulting language guilty 10 lashes ... Michel Cannemer

15 Tildy 12-07-25 Murder guilty hang by the neck until dead ... Archibald Bowman

16 Ben 12-20-25 Murder guilty hang by the neck until dead ... Thomas K. Edwards

16 Levi 00-00-00 Accessory to murder not guilty ...

17 John 12-20-25 Felony guilty 10 lashes ... Colonel Thomas Farrar

18 Ben 01-27-26 Felony guilty 25 lashes ... Dr. George Hall

19 Ben 04-05-26 Striking a white man not guilty ... James McClure

20 Abram 06-08-26 Assault and Battery guilty 25 lashes ... Robert Pickens

20 Dianne 06-08-26 Aided in Assault and Battery guilty 5 lashes ... Jonathan Fealding

20 Jack 06-08-26 Aided in Assault and Battery guilty 10 lashes ... Jonathan Fealding

20 Sarah 06-08-26 Aided in Assault and Battery guilty 5 lashes ... John Praytor

21 Hagar 06-08-26 Rout ... James Robinson

21 Henry 06-08-26 Rout ... John Craytor

21 Henry 06-08-26 Rout ... James Robinson

21 Ruth 06-08-26 Rout ... John Craytor

22 Cyrus 07-03-26 Runaway Slave ... Daniel Norwood

23 Negro slave 07-15-26 Runaway Slave ...

24 Alleck 07-26-26 Assault and Battery guilty 15 lashes ... John Adams

24 Allen 07-26-26 Aided in Assault and Battery not guilty ... Archibald Keaton

24 Ben 07-26-26 Aided in Assault and Battery not guilty ... John Adams

25 Flora 07-26-26 Assault and Battery ... Luke Hamilton

26 Mary 10-06-26 Assault and Battery, threatening language guilty 12 lashes ... Mrs. Mary Moore and Others

27 James (Jim) 10-19-26 Runaway slave guilty ... Thompson Terrell

28 Lewis 12-26-26 Runaway slave guilty ... Jeremiah Elrod

29 Elijah 02-19-27 Runaway slave guilty ... Thomas Davis

30 Jordan 02-21-27 Runaway slave guilty ... James Ambler

31 Cornelius Matthews 03-31-27 Assault and Battery ...

32 Alexander or Ellick 04-15-27 Assault and Battery guilty 10 lashes lightly and 10 lashes well laid on ... Joshua Burges

33 Nelson 09-21-27 Runaway slave guilty ... John S. Allen

34 Ishmael Shavis 10-02-27 Stealing guilty 15 lashes ... Free Mulatto

35 Charles 10-02-27 Assault and Battery guilty 12 lashes ... James Overton Lewis

35 Dick 10-02-27 Assault and Battery guilty 10 lashes ... Robert Cobb

36 Aaron 02-17-28 Runaway slave guilty ... Richard Cheatham

37 Fed 03-01-28 Scandalous words guilty 20 lashes ... Solomon Douthet

38 Sam 03-19-28 Runaway slave guilty ... Capt. Samuel Earle

39 Charlotte no trial...07-02-28 Runaway slave guilty ... John Webster

40 Jack 07-10-28 Assault and Battery guilty 20 lashes ... Robert Richardson

41 Norman 08-16-28 Stealing bacon guilty 25 lashes ... James Harrison

42 Jordan 08-19-28 Assault ... Samuel Johnston

43 Backus 08-19-28 Larceny ... David Carne

43 Ruben 08-19-28 Larceny ... Colonel George Rankin

44 Negro Girl no trial date...09-09-28 ... Willson

45 Henry 09-29-28 Larceny guilty 20 lashes with a cowskin or 4 different hieking ... Woodson

46 Jacob 02-26-29 Stealing ... William Cleveland, dec'd

47 Sam 03-13-29 Arson not guilty ... Abner Ledbetter

48 Frank 11-07-29 ... Bartley Tucker

48 Jack 11-07-29 ... Bartley Tucker

48 Jacob 11-07-29 ... Bartley Tucker

48 Spencer 11-07-29 ... Samuel Emberson

49 Anna Harper ...

50 Sam 06-01-30 Burglary with intent to attempt to commit rape not guilty ... Major Aaron Broyles

51 Bill 08-14-30 Larceny not guilty ... Jason Howard

52 Washington 09-09-30 Retailing spiritous liqours guilty 15 lashes ... Mathew Clark

53 Isaac 09-23-30 Retailing spiritous liqours guilty 1- lash ... Colonel Joseph Taylor

54 Jesse Crainshew 11-09-30 Assault ... Free Person of Color

54 Thomas Crenshaw 11-09-30 Assault ... Free Person of Color

55 Reuben Felony not guilty ... David Gambrell

56 Isaac 06-03-31 Stealing corn (Felony) guilty 100 lashes ... Amy Borough

57 Sealy 10-28-31 Assault and Battery ...

57 Smart 10-28-31 Assault and Battery ...

58 Antrum 01-07-32 Larceny guilty 39 lashes ... David S. Taylor

59 Drury 01-07-32 Arson not guilty ... Lewis L. Gibbs. dec'd

60 Bachus 01-23-32 Larceny guilty 39 lashes ... Lewis L. Gibbs. dec'd

60 Bob 01-23-32 Larceny guilty 39 lashes ... Lewis L. Gibbs. dec'd

60 Drury 01-23-32 Larceny guilty 39 lashes ... Lewis L. Gibbs. dec'd

61 May 02-01-32 Stealing guilty 40 lashes ... D.. James Stuart

62 Linda 02-18-32 Stealing guilty 10 lashes ... William Rogers

63 Jim 12-14-32 Felony guilty 50 lashes ... David S. Taylor

63 Lewis 12-14-32 Felony not guilty ... Jeremiah Elrod

64 Jacob 05-18-33 Stealing guilty 20 lashes ... Bartley Tucker

65 Henry 06-03-33 Larceny guilty ... James Harkins

66 Rhozetta 02-08-34 Stealing cotton guilty 30 lashes ... O. R. Broyles

66 Tom 02-08-34 Stealing cotton guilty 30 lashes ... James Warnack

67 Jacob Harry 02-08-34 Receiving and concealing stolen cotton guilty 20 lashes ... Free man of color

68 Jo 05-10-34 Stealing bacon and iron ... Thomas Duckworth

69 Sam 06-18-34 Inquisition of murder against said Master ... John W. Beson

70 Charlotte 07-22-34 not guilty ... Enoch Majors

71 Adam 09-20-34 Assault and Battery not guilty ... L. L. Gilby

71 David 09-20-34 Assault and Battery guilty 15 lashes ... L. L. Gilby

72 Adam 09-20-34 Assault and Battery ... John Lorton

72 David 09-20-34 Assault and Battery ... Thomas White

72 Dick 09-20-34 Assault and Battery ... James Warmack

73 Anthony 09-27-34 Misconduct ... Isaac Clement

74 Jess 12-27-34 Burglary not guilty ... Elijah Wyatt

75 Cain 01-26-35 Sutting and vexsatious language not guilty ... John Robinson

76 Haner 07-16-35 Perpetuating a false statement not guilty ... Hugh Clements

77 Charles 07-25-35 House burning not guilty ...

78 Charles 07-28-35 Suspicion of arson ... Charles Hunt

79 Aron 09-25-35 Stealing not guilty ... John Brown

79 Dru 09-25-35 Stealing not guilty ... Hezekiah Rice

80 Ben 03-18-36 Felony not guilty ... Mrs. Burris

80 Bill 03-18-36 Felony guilty 5 lashes ... Mrs. Burris

80 Cul 03-18-36 Felony not guilty ... Mrs. Burris

80 Herbert 03-18-36 Felony not guilty ... Mrs. Keys

80 Joe 03-18-36 Felony guilty 6 lashes ... Mrs. Burris

80 Lewis 03-18-36 Felony guilty 12 lashes ... Mrs. Burris

80 Major 03-18-36 Felony guilty 15 lashes ... Mrs. Burris

80 Soney 03-18-36 Felony not guilty ... Mrs. Burris

80 Wash 03-18-36 Felony guilty 7 lashes ... Mrs. Burris

81 Tony 08-27-36 Assault guilty 50 lashes ... John Robinson

82 Mary 09-10-36 Runaway guilty ...

83 George 12-26-36 Entering a certain woman's house not guilty ... Dr. George R. Brown

84 Ben no trial date..01-28-37 Stealing ... Benjamin Chamblee

84 Dick 01-28-37 Stealing ... Richard Brown

84 Wyatt 01-28-37 Stealing ... Crawford Keys

85 Daphney 01-31-37 Stealing ... Miriam McGregor

85 Handy 01-31-37 Stealing ... Miriam McGregor

86 Bob 02-15-38 Misdemeanor guilty 15 lashes ... M. Gambrell

86 Loyd 04-07-34 Assault and battery guilty 30 lashes ... J. G. Hammond

86 Samuel 04-07-34 Assault and battery ... Griffin Brazeele

87 Bows 10-07-37 Larceny not guilty ... James Burris

87 Lewis 10-07-37 Larceny guilty 15 lashes ... Mrs. Magee

87 Prime 10-07-37 Larceny guilty 15 lashes ... Henry Holmes

88 Cain 01-06-38 Felony guilty 125 lashes ... John Robinson

89 Jane 01-08-38 For finding and concealing and refusing to give up a certain piece of flannel ... Mrs. McGee

89 Peter 01-08-38 For finding and concealing and refusing to give up a certain piece of flannel ... Archibald Simpson

90 Buck 02-02-38 Felony ... Leah and Jane Moore

90 Jim 02-02-38 Felony ... Leah and Jane Moore

91 Bill (mulatto) 02-07-38 Larceny ... Leah Moore and Jane Williams

91 Jim (mulatto) 02-07-38 Larceny ... Leah Moore and Jane Williams

92 Frances (Fanny) Paden 04-24-38 Assault and battery guilty 20 lashes ... Free persons of color

92 Richmond Paden 04-24-38 Assault and battery guilty 10 lashes ... Free persons of color

93 Nero 07-14-38 Larceny guilty 30 lashes ... Dr. William Anderson

94 Phil 07-21-38 Stealing a fiddle guilty 75 lashes ... Dr. Alexander Evins

95 Big David 07-31-38 Improper conduct (Attempted assault and battery) not guilty ... Dr. William Anderson

95 Frank 07-31-38 Improper conduct (Attempted assault and battery) not guilty ... Dr. William Anderson

95 Nero 07-31-38 Improper conduct (Attempted assault and battery) not guilty ... Dr. William Anderson

95 Tom 07-31-38 Improper conduct (Attempted assault and battery) not guilty ... Dr. William Anderson

96 Watkin Gaudelopian 08-06-38 Larceny discharged none ... Local alias (Spaniard)

97 Toney 11-10-38 Insolence to a white man guilty 20 lashes ... James Robertson

98 Lewis 11-17-38 Petty Larceny guilty 75 lashes ... Joseph T. Whitefield

99 Manis 12-22-38 Felony guilty 75 lashes ... Jerri Rutchledge

100 Will 03-09-39 Assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... Samuel Maverick and C.

101 Adam 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Samuel Smith

101 Anthony 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Hezekiah Rice

101 Austin 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Mattison

101 Cash 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... William Saunders

101 Dorcas 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... William Carlisle

101 Drury 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Hezekiah Rice

101 Elijah 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Micajah Carter

101 Job 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... A. N. McFall

101 Joe Berry 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Son of Free Fanny Paden

101 Lewis 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Colonel John McFall

101 Louisa 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Mrs. Mattison

101 Morris 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Solomon Greer

101 Peter 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Mrs. Elizabeth Thompson

101 Prince 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Robert Morris

101 Rachel 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 25 lashes ... Mrs. Mattison

101 Scipio 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... John Thompson

101 Yancy 04-16-39 Harboring a runaway Negro and unlawful assembly guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Mattison

102 Negro (Girl) 05-07-39 Stealing a pocketbook ... William Sanders

103 Aleck Harkness 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Harkness

103 Braz Vandiver 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Vandiver

103 Jim Gibbs 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Gibbs

103 Jim Warnack 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Warnack

103 Jo Berry 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... son of Free Fanny

103 Joe Geer 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Geer

103 John Kay 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Kay

103 Morris Geer 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Geer

103 Peter 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Dr. Manus Rutledge

103 Prince Norris 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Norris

103 Sam Martin 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Martin

103 Scip 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Warnack

103 Stephen Williams 05-13-39 Drinking and retailing spirits and playing cards on the sabbath ... Williams

104 Aleck 05-18-39 Gambling and retailing spirits guilty 30 lashes ... John Harkness

104 Manus 05-18-39 Retailing spirits guilty 40 lashes ... Richmond T. Rutledge

104 Morris 05-18-39 Gambling and retailing spirits guilty 30 lashes ... Sol Geer

104 Prince 05-18-39 Retailing spirits guilty 40 lashes ... Robert Norris

104 Sam 05-18-39 Gambling and retailing spirits guilty 30 lashes ... Major Martin

105 George 07-03-39 Felony guilty 30 lashes ... John M. Keys

106 Spencer 07-08-39 Abusive language guilty whipping ... Mrs. Vincent

107 Harry 08-01-39 Felony guilty 49 lashes ... Stephen Siddle

107 Isaac 08-01-39 Felony guilty 62 lashes ... Stephen Siddle

108 Ephraim Irvin 09-17-39 Assault ... Free man of color

109 Fanny 11-03-39 Impudence, threats guilty 15 lashes ... Newton Hall

109 Richmond 11-03-39 ...

110 Charles 12-04-39 Stealing guilty 30 lashes ... Kennon Breazeale

111 Gabriel Hand 03-14-40 Vagrancy ...

112 Amaziah 03-21-40 Trespassing ... Free person of color

112 Fanny Paden 03-21-40 Assault and Battery guilty 30 lashes ... Free person of color

112 Joe Berry 03-21-40 Assault and trespassing ... Free person of color

112 Richmond 03-21-40 Trespassing ... Free person of color

113 Buck 04-17-40 Cutting a pair of bellows guilty 53 lashes ... Leah Moore and Jane Williams

114 George 07-22-40 Grand larceny guilty 50 lashes ... William Mattison

114 Harry 07-22-40 Petit larceny guilty 50 lashes ... Daniel F. Lucious

114 Mark 07-22-40 Petit larceny guilty 50 lashes ... William Mattison

115 Margret 07-31-40 Insulting language ... William Keeton

116 Buck 08-13-40 Stealing a pair of boots guilty 41 lashes ... Leah Moore

117 Lewis Humphries 08-15-40 Larceny and breaking open a store not guilty ...

117 William Humphries 08-15-40 Larceny and breaking open a store ...

118 Jim 12-14-40 Felony not guilty ... Dr. Gibbs

119 Gabrell Shumake 12-26-40 Assault and battery guilty 20 lashes ... Free man of color

120 Lazarus 03-04-41 Assault and battery guilty 39 lashes ... John Harris

121 Sampson 05-29-41 guilty 88 lashes ... Edmund May

122 Daniel 07-07-41 Assault not guilty ... Capt. William Nevitt

123 Sampson 08-23-41 Malicious mischief guilty 28 lashes ... Edmund May

124 Peter 01-19-42 Assault with intent to strike guilty 50 lashes ... James Harkins

125 Washington 01-19-42 Propagating a falsehood guilty 25 lashes ... William F. Clinkscales

126 Miles 01-31-42 Rout guilty 25 lashes ... Widow Mendy

127 Joe 02-09-42 Larceny ... Archibald Simpson

128 Ben 03-01-42 Harboring and concealing man slave not guilty ... Benjamin Chamblee

128 George 03-01-42 Harboring and concealing man slave guilty 35 lashes ... James Chamblee

128 Tim 03-01-42 Harboring and concealing man slave not guilty ... Reverend David Humphreys

129 Andrew 05-04-42 Assault with intent to kill; housebreaking guilty 4 months jail and 200 lashes ... Thomas Duckworth

130 Harbert 06-30-42 Felony not guilty ... James C. Keys

131 Ephraim 07-07-42 Larceny guilty 50 lashes ... Lewis Sherrill

131 Frank 07-07-42 Larceny not guilty ... Lewis Sherrill

131 Nero 07-07-42 Larceny not guilty ... Dr. William Anderson

132 Lewis 07-20-42 Felony guilty 50 lashes ... Joseph Whitefield

133 Stephen 10-26-42 ... Thomas Williams

134 Guilbert 10-28-42 Felony, misdemeanor not guilty ... Elizabeth Thomas

135 Buck 11-09-42 Larceny ... Leah Moore

136 Harry 03-15-43 Concealing and harboring a Negro woman slave guilty 57 lashes ... Colonel Joseph Taylor

137 Lewis 03-15-43 Stealing a pig (felony) guilty 50 lashes ... J. L. Whitefield

138 Patterson 03-17-43 High misdemeanor guilty 175 lashes and jail for 3 (?) weeks ... Rev. William Magee

139 Maryana (alias) Mary 05-05-43 Harboring a runaway slave not guilty ... Doctor O. R. Broyles

140 Jim 05-13-43 Assault not guilty ... Free man of color

141 John 07-05-43 Petty larceny guilty 60 lashes ... Jeremiah Elrod, dec'd

142 Brummer 08-12-43 Larceny guilty 10 lashes ... Colonel John McFall

143 Shack (Shacc) 08-30-43 Stealing guilty 20 lashes ... Chester Kingsley

144 Wallas 10-06-43 Attempted rape guilty 39 lashes ... Williamson Breazeal

145 Arthur 10-17-43 Larceny guilty 55 lashes ... James Mattison

145 Martin (Mark) 10-17-43 Larceny guilty 50 stripes ... William Mathison (Mattison)

145 Nancy 10-17-43 Larceny guilty 30 lashes ... Daniel Lucius

146 Stephen 01-17-44 Assault and Battery guilty 33 lashes ... Major J. T. Broyles

147 Mary 02-19-44 Assault guilty 53 lashes ... Jesse Rutledge

148 Jack 03-21-44 Assault guilty 41 lashes ... Silas Massy

149 George 04-08-44 Misdemeanor guilty 15 lashes ... John Robinson

150 Dan 05-13-44 Felony guilty jail and 100 lashes ... James Gilmore

150 Jake 05-13-44 Felony guilty 30 lashes ... John T. Broyles

151 George 05-16-44 Harboring two negro boys guilty 55 lashes ... John Robinson

151 Mark 05-16-44 Misdemeanor guilty 15 lashes ... John Robinson

151 Patterson 05-16-44 Petit larceny guilty 55 lashes ... A. M. Magee

151 Tom 05-16-44 Petit larceny ... William Magee

152 Bass (alias Dick) 05-20-44 Beating and wounding of hogs guilty 5 lashes ... Stephen McCully

153 George 06-05-44 Misdemeanor not guilty ... John Robinson, Sr.

154 Austin 06-14-44 Assault and battery; riot guilty 35 lashes ... Mrs. Mary Mattison

154 Louisa 06-14-44 Assault and battery; riot guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Mary Mattison

154 Yancy 06-14-44 Assault and battery; riot guilty 35 lashes ... Mrs. Mary Mattison

155 Aaron 06-15-44 Selling spiritous liquors on Sabbath at religious meeting ... William Webb

155 Carter 06-15-44 Selling spiritous liquors on Sabbath at religious meeting ... Abraham Carter

155 Charles 06-15-44 Selling spiritous liquors on Sabbath at religious meeting ... Charles Irby

155 Ned 06-15-44 Selling spiritous liquors on Sabbath at religious meeting guilty 20 lashes ... S. J. Hammond

156 Tom 06-21-44 Housebreaking and grand larceny guilty 100 lashes ... William Magee

157 Anderson 06-21-44 Stealing and concealing money guilty 45 lashes ... A. Keeton

157 Berry 06-21-44 Stealing and concealing money guilty 60 lashes ... Lemeul Hall

158 Jesse 10-10-44 Petit larceny guilty 18 lashes ... Chester Kingsley

158 Samuel 10-10-44 Petit larceny guilty 30 lashes ... Chester Kingsley

159 Dan 10-24-44 Horse stealing guilty as accessory 10 lashes ... James Gilmore

159 Jake 10-24-44 Horse stealing guilty as accessory 10 lashes ... Major John T. Broyles

160 Baylis 01-01-45 Assault and battery not guilty ... Micajah B. Williams

160 Jake 01-01-45 Assault and battery guilty 60 lashes ... Lazarus Tranum

161 Cely 01-15-45 Harboring a slave not guilty ... Samuel Dorson

162 Emily 01-27-45 Larceny not guilty ... Daniel Brown

162 Lewis 01-27-45 Larceny guilty 100 lashes ... J. T. Whitefield

163 Hembree 02-04-45 Assault and housebreaking not guilty ... Daniel E. Lucious

163 Manuel 02-04-45 Assault and housebreaking not guilty ... Daniel E. Lucious

163 Mark 02-04-45 Assault and housebreaking guilty 25 lashes ... William Mattison

163 Sampson 02-04-45 Assault and housebreaking not guilty ... Daniel E. Lucious

164 Charity 04-02-45 Larceny not guilty ... L. Bozeman

165 Bob 05-03-45 Felony guilty 15 lashes ... Martin Smith

166 Psalm 05-19-45 Drinking liquor ... John Poor

167 Elijah (Lige) 08-12-45 Fighting and abuse guilty 20 lashes ... Archibald Nicholes

168 Abram 08-20-45 Burglary & larceny not guilty ... Aaron Broyles

168 Anthony 08-20-45 Burglary & larceny ... Silas Holloway (in employ of W. K. Clements)

168 Charles 08-20-45 Stealing Iron pieces ... Enoch Brazeale

168 Teresa 08-20-45 Stealing Iron pieces ... Doctor G. R. Brown

169 Abe 08-29-45 Drinking liquor and being drunk ... David Brunson

170 Abram 08-30-45 Misbehavior at church guilty ... D. Vinson

170 Emanuel 08-30-45 Misbehavior at church not guilty ... Maj. Aaron Broyles

170 Jack 08-30-45 Misbehavior at church not guilty ... Susanah Acker

170 James 08-30-45 Misbehavior at church not guilty ... Maj. Aaron Broyles

170 Samuel 08-30-45 Misbehavior at church not guilty ... John Poor

171 Butler 09-06-45 Horse stealing guilty 17 lashes ... Charles Haskel

172 Pat 09-13-45 Burglary & larceny not guilty ... Newton Wyatt

173 Stephen 11-04-45 Stealing guilty 25 lashes ... John Brown

174 Beck 11-13-45 Drowning a child not guilty ... John M. Green

175 Dan 11-27-45 House burning not guilty ... Samuel Smith

176 Elijah or Lige 12-30-45 Retailing spiritous liquor not guilty ... Micajah Carter

176 Jerry 12-30-45 Retailing spiritous liquor guilty 25 lashes ... John Brown

177 Tom 02-28-46 Larceny guilty 30 lashes ... Samuel G. Earle

178 Mattison 03-07-46 Stealing a bunch of spun cotton and one pair of suspenders guilty 2 lashes ... James King

178 Tom 03-07-46 Stealing a bunch of spun cotton and one pair of suspenders guilty 15 lashes ... William McGee

179 Carlisle 03-07-46 Felony guilty 20 lashes ... William McMurray

180 Lewis 03-14-46 Felony guilty 25 lashes ... Daniel Owens

181 Ellen 03-27-46 Arson & grand larceny guilty Jail & 150 lashes ... William Nevitt Jr.

182 Bat? 04-16-46 Felony guilty 29 lashes ... Patsey Cooley

182 Dick 04-16-46 Felony guilty 20 lashes ... Hugh Harkins

182 Lize 04-16-46 Felony guilty 15 lashes ... Hugh Harkins

183 Dick 05-02-46 Slanderously telling falsehoods; trepessing; petit larceny guilty 10 lashes ... Hugh Harkins

184 Solomon 05-02-46 Assault & battery guilty 60 lashes ... Thomas Burris Jr.

185 Aaron 07-31-46 Inciting to resist patrol guilty 15 lashes ... Dr. William Webb

185 Amos 07-31-46 Fighting at church guilty 25 lashes ... Dr. William Webb

185 Andrew 07-31-46 Fighting at church guilty 25 lashes ... Milwee

185 Bas 07-31-46 Riot quarreling at church guilty 25 lashes ... Irby

185 Jesse 07-31-46 Selling bread on the sabbath; charge with drunkenness guilty 5 lashes ... Owens

185 Joe 07-31-46 Riot & escape; fighting at church guilty 20 lashes ... Wilburn Duckworth

185 Lewis 07-31-46 Resistance of patrol guilty 25 lashes ... Moorehead

185 Lossan 07-31-46 Drunkenness at church guilty 10 lashes ... Owens

186 Isaac 08-29-46 Assault not guilty ... John N. Harkness

187 Calvert 12-09-46 Retailing spiritous liquor on th Sabbath guilty 5 lashes ... Enoch Breazeale

187 George 12-09-46 Retailing spiritous liquor on th Sabbath guilty 5 lashes ... Dr. George R. Brown

188 Tom 12-26-46 Corporal punishment; cursing & wanting to fight guilty 10 lashes ... Howard Duckworth

189 Adam 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... John Guitan

189 Berry 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Thomas Duckworth

189 Dave 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... William Anderson

189 Frank 12-30-46 Fighting & rioting guilty 40 lashes ... William Anderson

189 Hall 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Thomas Duckworth

189 Henry 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Cathorine Stanton

189 Henry 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body guilty 5 lashes ... James Wilson

189 Jacob (Jake) 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body ... Griffin Breazeale

189 Jo 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Benjamin Duckworth

189 Lige 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Archibald Nicholes

189 Ned 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... William Duckworth

189 Nero 12-30-46 Stabbing with a knife guilty 60 lashes ... William Anderson

189 Sam 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... William Duckworth

189 Tom 12-30-46 Rioting in an unlawful body not guilty ... Elijah Wyatt

190 Handy 02-15-47 Assault with a stick guilty 40 lashes ... Burwell Magee

191 Jim Mason 04-03-47 Insulting language guilty 50 lashes ... Free man of color

192 Matilda 07-07-47 Insulting language by cursing; plowing up a certain cabbage bed not guilty ... John A. Gantt

192 Teresa 07-07-47 Insulting language by cursing; plowing up a certain cabbage bed not guilty ... John A. Gantt

193 Charles 08-27-47 Breaking & entering guilty 60 lashes ... Kennon Breazeale

194 Lawrence 09-01-47 Misdemeanor guilty 39 lashes ... Solomon Geer

195 Ben 09-23-47 Fighting & stabbing with knives guilty 50 lashes ... Jackson Wilson

195 Lewis 09-23-47 Fighting & stabbing with knives guilty 45 lashes ... Daniel Owen

196 Alfred 12-14-47 Grand larceny guilty 100 lashes ... George Mattison

197 Mark 12-14-47 Grand larceny not guilty ... William Mattison

198 Lethia 02-19-48 Assault and battery with intent to kill guilty 300 lashes and 3 months in jail ... Elizabeth Thompson

199 Caroline 03-22-48 Impudence; misdemeanor not guilty ... M. H. Brock

199 Charity 03-22-48 Impudence; misdemeanor not guilty ... Widow Margaret Searight

200 Gabriel Shumate or Gabrell Shumate 03-31-48 Trading with a slave guilty 30 lashes ... Free man of color

201 Benn 06-22-48 Burglary & felony not guilty ... Isom Bonds

201 Tom 06-22-48 Burglary & felony not guilty ... Isom Bonds

201 Willis 06-22-48 Burglary & felony not guilty ... Isom Bonds

202 Henry 07-27-48 Assisted in stealing a bee gum not guilty ... James Wilson

202 Jack 07-27-48 Assisted in stealing a bee gum not guilty ... James Wilson

202 Mart 07-27-48 Stealing a bee gum guilty 30 lashes ... Charles Irby

203 Caroline 08-01-48 Misdemeanor ... M. H. Brock

204 Tom 08-14-48 Runaway slave ... Samuel G. Earle

205 Emery 10-14-48 Misdemeanor Circumstantial evidence not clear ... William Mattison

206 Ben 10-21-48 Larceny not guilty ... William L. Hammond

207 Ben 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... Micajah Williams

207 Curus 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... Nicolas Overbay

207 Enoch 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... James Wilson

207 Mary Ann 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... Welborn Dukes

207 Ned 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny guilty ... Welborn Dukes

207 Sam 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... James Wilson

207 Willis 10-28-48 Housebreaking and larceny not guilty ... James Wilson

208 Charles 01-10-49 Concealing and harboring a slave guilty 45 lashes ... Kennon Brezeale

208 Dan 01-10-49 Concealing and harboring a slave guilty 50 lashes ... James Wardlaw

208 George 01-10-49 Concealing and harboring a slave guilty 25 lashes ... James Wardlaw

208 Tom 01-10-49 Concealing and harboring a slave ... Elijah Wyatt

209 Cato 03-16-49 Larceny guilty 30 lashes ... Aaron Vanderer

210 Henry 07-07-49 Unlawful gaming guilty 20 lashes ... R. N. Wright

210 Martin 07-07-49 Unlawful gaming guilty 20 lashes ... M. H. Brock

211 Jack 07-20-49 Misdemeanor guilty 25 lashes ... William Sherard

212 Charlotte 08-18-49 Assault and battery guilty 15 lashes ... Nancy Braswell

213 Edd 08-23-49 Trespassing guilty 39 lashes ... William Cook

213 Henry 08-23-49 Trespassing guilty 39 lashes ... William N. Fant

213 Tom 08-23-49 Trespassing guilty 25 lashes ... William Cook

213 Willis 08-23-49 Trespassing guilty 25 lashes ... J. R. Bond

214 Alfred 09-06-49 Simple larceny guilty 55 lashes ... Widow Pettigrew

215 Dick 12-07-49 Insolent language about white man; trading for stolen property not guilty ... Hugh Harkins

215 Jim 12-07-49 Insolent language about white man; trading for stolen property not guilty ... Hugh Harkins

216 Anthony 12-28-49 Assault and battery ... Isaac Clement

216 Jess 12-28-49 Assault and battery ... A. Keaton

216 Thorton 12-28-49 Assault and battery ... James Drake

216 Vime 12-28-49 Assault and battery ... Isaac Clement

217 Ellison 01-19-50 Larceny guilty 15 lashes ... Patsey McKinney

218 Lewis 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 40 lashes ... Elijah Wyatt

218 Jeffrey 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 30 lashes ... Elijah Wyatt

218 Thomas 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 40 lashes ... Elijah Wyatt

218 Jesse 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church ... Elijah Wyatt

218 Enos 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 20 lashes ... H. Acker

218 Wilson 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 20 lashes ... H. Acker

218 Willis 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 20 lashes ... J. M. Gambrell

218 Anthony 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 20 lashes ... Grief Horton

218 Ned 02-12-50 Unlawful gaming with cards on Sabbath at or near church guilty 20 lashes ... Mrs. Jane Pettis

219 Isaac 02-16-50 Petit larceny guilty 35 lashes ... James Armstrong

219 Adeline 02-16-50 Petit larceny guilty 35 lashes ... A. J. Brock

219 Peter 02-16-50 Petit larceny guilty 35 lashes ... William Armstrong

220 Sam 04-05-50 Petit larceny guilty 15 lashes ... Lety M. Robeson

220 John 04-05-50 Petit larceny guilty 20 lashes ... J. W. Featherston

220 Willis 04-05-50 Petit larceny guilty 20 lashes ... J. W. Featherston

221 Sam 04-13-50 Insolent behavior guilty 10 lashes ... John Poor

222 Isaac 05-27-50 Misdemeanor not guilty ... James Arstrong

222 Henry 05-27-50 Misdemeanor not guilty ... R. N. Wright

223 Phillip 06-26-50 Larceny guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Sarah Creswell

223 Washington 06-26-50 Larceny guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Sarah Creswell

224 Mingo 07-24-50 Assault; misdemeanor guilty 33 lashes ... Isaac Clements

225 Bolling 07-27-50 Larceny not guilty ... W. K. Clement

225 George 07-27-50 Larceny not guilty ... William F. Clinkscales

226 Dennis 08-08-50 Misdemeanor; assault and battery guilty 100 lashes ... C. M. Sharp

227 Joe 08-14-50 Larceny not guilty ... James Burriss

228 Julius 09-03-50 Assault guilty 39 lashes ... A. Y. S. Siddell

229 John 10-03-50 Stealing a trunk not guilty ... J. W. Featherston

229 Sam 10-03-50 Stealing a trunk not guilty ... Lene Robinson

230 Joe 10-30-50 Stealing guilty 100 lashes ... James Burroughs, dec'd.

231 Wade Dennis 11-09-50 Larceny guilty 49 lashes ... Free person of color

231 Ben Payne 11-09-50 Larceny not guilty ... Free person of color

231 Jacob 11-09-50 Larceny guilty 49 lashes ... R. H. W. Hodges

232 Henry 05-05-51 guilty 50 lashes ... Obum Cleaveland

232 Joe 05-05-51 guilty 50 lashes ... William J. Simpson

233 Sam 05-28-51 Stealing guilty 91 lashes and jail ... William King

234 Sam 06-12-51 Assault and battery with intent to kill guilty death by hanging ... Silas Massey

235 Johnson 07-25-51 Simple Larceny not guilty ... Martin H. Smith

235 Brister 07-25-51 Simple Larceny guilty 50 lashes ... Martin H. Smith

235 Sally 07-25-51 Simple Larceny not guilty ... Martin H. Smith

235 Jane 07-25-51 Simple Larceny not guilty ... Martin H. Smith

236 Peter 07-26-51 Selling poultry (felony) ... Noah Richardson

237 Marion 07-30-51 Striking a patroller guilty 40 stripes ... Colonel E. S. Ervin

238 Bob 08-27-51 Larceny guilty 69 lashes ... Martin H. Smith

239 Toby 08-27-51 Larceny guilty 90 lashes ... Widow Stone

239 Cresia 08-27-51 Larceny guilty 50 lashes ... Widow E. H. Earl

240 Dick 09-04-51 Larceny guilty 50 lashes ... Mrs. A. P. Adams

241 Dick 09-10-51 Felony guilty 39 lashes and jail ... Mrs. Adams

242 John 09-11-51 Housebreaking and larceny guilty 35 lashes ...Wesley Kay (formerly of J. W. Featherston)

243 Frank 11-08-51 Indecency not guilty ... T. W. May

244 Ely 11-08-51 Stealing hogs ... Mrs. Sloan

244 Caty 11-08-51 Stealing hogs ... Mrs. Sloan

244 Albert 11-08-51 Stealing hogs ... Mr. Thomas White

245 Amos 01-15-52 Felony not guilty ... Dr. Edmond Webb

246 Abram 04-15-52 Misdemeanor guilty 40 lashes ... William F. Clinkscales

247 Thomas Sizemore 04-15-52 Vagrancy ...

248 Daniel 04-21-52 Larceny and housebreaking not guilty ... James Wardlaw

248 Berry 04-21-52 Larceny and housebreaking guilty 15 lashes ... James Wardlaw

249 Ned 05-03-52 Stealing guilty 85 lashes ... James Morris

250 Nelson 05-04-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... Samuel Buchanan

251 Jim 05-06-52 Larceny guilty 55 lashes ... Dabney Wansley

252 Mattison 05-19-52 Insurrection with an attempt to kill guilty 425 lashes and jail ... John Brown

252 Stephen 05-19-52 Aiding and abetting in insurrection with an attempt to kill guilty 100 lashes ... John Brown

253 Amos 07-06-52 Felony guilty 50 lashes ... Edmond Webb

254 Dick 07-31-52 False report guilty 10 lashes ... Elizabeth Moore

254 Minnerrah 07-31-52 False report guilty 5 lashes ... Mathias Richardson

254 Jim 07-31-52 False report guilty 10 lashes ... Mathias Richardson

255 Patsey 08-10-52 Murder by poisoning not guilty ... Joseph T. Rogers

256 Patsey 08-19-52 Stealing money guilty 35 lashes ... John H. Harper

256 George Accomplice not guilty ... Harper Gambrell

256 Martin 08-19-52 Stealing and concealing money (misdemeanor) guilty 25 lashes ... William Mattison

257 Richmond 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway guilty 10 lashes ... Nathan McAllister

257 Daniel (Dan) 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... T. D. Bullott

257 Solomon 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... Thomas Dickson

257 Jack 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... Stephen Leveritt

257 Hampton 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... Mrs. David Sloan

257 George 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway not guilty ... Tilman Bozeman

257 Hampton 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway guilty 10 lashes ... Colonel Joseph Taylor

257 Berry 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway ... Lemuel Hall

257 Mariah 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway ... Moody Gentry

257 Tom 09-17-52 Harboring a runaway ... Thomas Pickens

258 George 10-16-52 Abusive language guilty 40 lashes ... B. A. McAllister

259 Newton 10-30-52 Housebreaking and robbery guilty 50 stripes ... Archibald Nichols

260 George 11-11-52 Petit larceny guilty 87 lashes ... Archibald Armstrong

260 Harry 11-11-52 Petit larceny not guilty ... William Cowen

261 Ned 03-05-53 Assault and battery guilty 20 lashes ... Wilben Duckworth

261 Jake 03-05-53 Assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... Wyatt Smith

261 John 03-05-53 Assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... Dr. William Anderson

261 Steve 03-05-53 Assault and battery guilty 20 lashes ... Dr. William Anderson

264 Sam 03-16-53 Misdemeanor guilty ... Mathias Richardson

264 Tom 04-15-53 Striking a white man guilty 100 lashes ... Henry Adams

264 Emory 10-22-53 Assault and battery with intent to kill guilty 100 lashes and jail ... Jacob P. Reed

265 Alick alias Elick or Alexander 02-03-54 Larceny guilty 25 lashes ... John Warnack

266 Bob 03-21-54 Stealing guilty 35 lashes ... William Cooley

267 John Ingram Dyer 03-31-54 Horse stealing guilty discharged after 17 days jail ... Freeman of Color

268 Bill 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 40 lashes ... Mrs. Guitan

268 Washington (Wash) 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... D. Smith

268 Gloster 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 25 lashes ... Mrs. Mariah Smith

268 Naro 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 15 lashes ... Mrs. Mariah Smith

268 Mary 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 5 lashes ... Mrs. Mariah Smith

268 Ezebella 04-04-54 Riot and assault and battery guilty 20 lashes ... Mrs. Mariah Smith

268 Ned 04-04-54 Assault and battery acquitted ... Wiben Duckworth

269 Frank 05-13-54 Rude and insolent conduct ... Thomas Anderson

270 Harriet 05-18-54 Turning a horse loose and concealing a bridle guilty 10 lashes ... Ira Arnold

271 Bob 05-19-54 Harboring a runaway slave guilty 50 lashes ... Hugh Gantt

271 Mariah 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave not guilty ... Hugh Gantt

271 Mahala 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave guilty 20 lashes ... Hugh Gantt

271 Esther 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave not guilty ... Hugh Gantt

271 Sisley 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave not guilty ... Hugh Gantt

271 Bethia 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave not guilty ... Hugh Gantt

271 Dinah 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave guilty none-due to extreme age ... Hugh Gantt

271 Harriet 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave guilty 40 lashes and 2 weeks jail ... Ira Arnold

271 Emery 05-20-54 Aiding and abetting in harboring a runaway slave guilty 25 lashes ... William Mattison

272 Squire 07-21-54 Larceny guilty 65 lashes ... John Donald Jr. and James Bigby-both under control of Charles Davis

272 Austin 07-21-54 Larceny guilty 65 lashes ... John Donald Jr. and James Bigby-both under control of Charles Davis

273 William 08-05-54 Assault and battery ... Doctor Johnson

274 Mariah (Riah) 09-18-54 Assault and battery with intent to kill guilty 175 lashes and jail ... James C. Williams

275 Lewis 10-21-54 Larceny not guilty ... John Golden

276 Ellison 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Martha M. Cherry

276 Sally 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Josh Owens

276 Armstead 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Josh Owens

276 Tildy 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Thomas Traynum

276 Mary 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Martha Oliver

276 Cindy 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Martha Oliver

276 Caroline 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... James Longs

276 Miley 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... James Longs

276 Tom 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... James Smith

276 John 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Dr. Broyles (in possession of William McMurray)

276 Peggy 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... Thomas Orr

276 Willis 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... John Pegg

276 Tony 10-21-54 Unlawful harboring slave ... James Orr

277 Lewis 12-27-54 Larceny not guilty ... Elijah Owens

 

 

 

 


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