Hancles, Robert : Commonwealth Cause, Richmond City
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CITY OF RICHMOND, to wit: BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the 8th day of January eighteen hundred and sixty-3 Reuben I. Saul, Edwin H. Chalkley, Walter I. Bibb and Theodric C Baptist personally appeared before me, Joseph Mayo Mayor of the City of Richmond aforesaid, in said City, and within the jurisdiction of the Hustings Court of said City, and each of them separately and individually, and by and for himself, acknowledged himself, separately and individually, to be indebted to the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the sum of Three Hundred Dollars, lawful money of the Confederate States, to be levied of each of their goods and chattels, lands and tenements respectively, to the use of the Commonwealth. The Condition of this Recognizance is such, that if the above bound Reuben I. Saul, Edwin H Chalkly, Walter B. Bibb and Theodric C. Baptist and every of them, shall personally appear before the Justices of the City of Richmond aforesaid, on the 12 day of January, eighteen hundred and sixty-3, at a Court by them to be holden in and for said City, in the City Hall of said City, in said City, for the Trial of Robert Hancles, charged with grand larceny and do then and there, in behalf of said Commonwealth, give such evidence as each of them knoweth, concerning the said offence, with which the said Robert Hancles stands charged, and do not depart without leave of said Court, then this recognizance to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue. Taken and acknowledged before me, in said City, and withing the jurisdiction aforesaid, the day and year first above written. Joseph Mayo Mayor