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    • 1835 Custody of Orphans Decision

    • Law & legal affairs; Orphans; Children; Republic of Texas;
    • 1835 court decision handed down by Judge A. Hotchkiss naming Bailey Anderson, Jr. and Samuel McFadine as "Tutrix" or female guardian of four orphaned minors, Wade H. Shoat, Nancy Shoat, Luiza Shoat and Stoakley Shoat, children of Kit Shoat,...
    • 1844 San Augustine Warranty Deed

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas;
    • A 1844 warranty deed transferring land ownership from Byrd L. Hanks sealed and delivered to Matthew Cartwright, San Augustine, Texas. Sold for $140.00 a tract or parcel of grounds situated, lying, and being in the town of San Augustine fronting...
    • 1852 Letter from D. Hays in San Augustine

    • Farming; Croplands; Corn; Cotton; African Americans; Slavery; Railroads; Hunting; Travel; Families;
    • A letter from D. Hays in San Augustine, Texas, to his brother, James Hays, regarding family, corn and cotton crops, slaves, and the railroad. Sent in response to three letters sent June 12, 20, and July 4 of 1852. D Hays had been in Fort Jesup...
    • 1856-1866 A. E. Baker & Sons Account Book

    • Business & finance; Credit; Dry goods stores; Mailboxes; Postal service; Post offices;
    • Account Book of Dr. Joseph F. Palmer at the store of A. E. Baker & Sons (Amaziah E. Baker) in San Augustine, Texas, from 1856 to 1866 containing dates, amounts, types, and costs of goods sold such as corn. Another section (pages 2-5) appear to be...
    • 1836 Loan to the Texas Republic

    • Transportation; Military mobilizations; Republic of Texas
    • An 1836 receipt of a loan for $25, from Joseph Rowe to the Texas Republic, to be used in transporting military volunteers to headquarters. Signed by D. Watson, Asst. Quarter Master, San Augustine, Texas, July 24, 1836.
    • 1860 Bill of Sale

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Slavery; Slave trade; Slaves; African Americans
    • An 1860 deed of transfer for one-half of a tract of land in Stanford, Fairfield County, Connecticut and two slave children (George and Eliza) for $1800, between Joseph F. Palmer and Fenetta M. Baker, wife of Ameziah E. Baker. October 16, 1860. ...
    • Petition for Pay Increase

    • Petitions; County government; Seals (Impressions); Postal service employees;
    • Document from San Augustine County, Texas petitioning citizens for a pay increase to cover expenses made by Postmaster Amaziah E. Baker. The previous pay was $77.00 per year. Signers included F. H. Dixon, S. W. Blount, I. C. Rohte, J. J. Hale, M....
    • 1860 Statement of Account

    • Debt; Credit; Estates; Dry goods stores;
    • Document reviewing account owed to Amaziah E Baker & Son by the deceased, Miss Leannah Horton, for purchases of soap and fabric, in the amount of two dollars in San Augustine County, Texas. S. W. Blount, Notary Public.
    • 1860 Baker Witness to Deed

    • Right of property; Land;
    • Document stating Finetta M. Baker, wife of Amaziah E. Baker, appeared before S. W. Blount, Notary Public in the County of San Augustine, Texas, for the purpose of reviewing a deed from J. F. Palmer recorded October 7, 1860 by J. H. Dixon, clerk...
    • 1843 Order to Collect Court Costs

    • Judicial proceedings; Debt; Republic of Texas;
    • November 1, 1843 Republic of Texas order for the sheriff of Nacogdoches County, David Rusk, to collect $5.50 from Jacob Garrett, Jr, for court costs in San Augustine County from September 16, 1839. Signed by J. B. Johnson, San Augustine County...
    • Receipt for Mortgage Payment

    • Mortgages; Land grants; Debt
    • Receipt for $1935.00 paid by Amaziah E. Baker, to S. W. Blount, to pay off a mortgage held by him for a tract of land which was part of the Chireno Grant and originally purchased by Blount from B. Hardiman. Witnessed by Frank B. Sublett and Henry...
    • 1846 Appraisement for Debt

    • Law & legal affairs; Actions & defenses; Republic of Texas; Debt;
    • Republic of Texas writ, issued on February 10, 1846 in San Augustine County for Nelson H. Munger, ordering the county sheriff to collect on a September 29, 1845 judgment against Patrick J. Griffin for $774.56 for debt and $290 interest and $14.55...
    • 1839 Summons for Witness in Grand Jury Trial

    • Law & legal affairs; Judicial proceedings; Trials, litigation, etc.; Evidence (Law); Republic of Texas;
    • Republic of Texas, San Augustine County, subpoena dated September 11, 1839 for Sheriff Rhoddy Anthony to summon David Barbee and T. F. Smith to appear before the grand jury and give evidence. Signed by C. Deen, District Clerk.


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