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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County, State v. Williams, Case File No. 420
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Six pages of original court documents from the State v. Williams case dating 1845. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged Alexander Williams, a free person of color, with larceny over the theft of four pieces of bacon belonging to Robert M. Philpot and James M. Dunn and valued at $15 dollars on October 9, 1845.
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State v. Williams Case File No.420. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.