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Kent County Criminal Proceedings, 1724-1728
Volume 548, Page 2   View pdf image (33K)
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2                                March Court 1723

And the afd Mary in her proper person Comes and says that She cannot
gainsay the Indictment afd so as afd against her brought nor can She say
but that she ^is^ guilty of the premises above upon her Imposed as by the
afd Indictment it is alleadged and thereupon Submits to the Court
Therefore it is Considered by the Justices here this Seventeenth day of ^March Anno Dom. Seventeen hundred & twenty three^ that the
afd Mary Slayfoot pay the sume of Six hundred pounds of Tobacco
as a fine for the afd Crime of Committing fornication in
form afd Confest to be applyed for the use of this County according to act
of assembly &c.a as also the sume of two hundred and fifty two pounds of
Tobacco Costs accrueing on the premises afd to the officers of this Court
                                                                                        Jams Smith Clk.

    The afd Mary being Ordered to prove the begetter of her Child Declare
on her oath administerd to her on the holy Evangelists that Rice Jones of
Kent County planter is the father of her last base born Child wich She was
Delivered of
    Ordered that Mary Slayfoot afd give Security for the fine & fees
above Specified
    Thereupon Mary Rickar of Kent County Widdow Comes
into Court and says that She will pay the fine and Costs in the Judgment
above Specified and thereupon the same Mary ^Slayfoot^ is therefrom Discharged

M. H.
His Lordship
Willi.m Hagethy

Indictm.t for Concealing one Taxable Capias return'd

non est Inventus

M. H.
His Lordship
Will.m Burk

Kent County fs.t  The jurors for the Right Honorable
the Lord proprietary that now is for the Body of Kent
County afd upon their oath Do present that William
Burk late of Shrewsberry parish in Kent Coty afd labourer
the twentyeth Day of March in the year of our Lord God one thousand Seven
hundred and twenty two with force and armes &c.a at the parish afd in the
County afd and within the Jurisdiction of this Court one Cow of the price of forty
Shillings Current money of Maryland of the goods and Chattels of a Certain
person to the Jurors afd unknown then and there being found then and there
feloniously did steal take and drive and lead away Contrary to the peace of
the said Lord prop.ry that now is his Good rule and Dignity and against the

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Kent County Criminal Proceedings, 1724-1728
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