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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Combs, Case File No. 693
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Ten pages of original court documents from the State v. Combs case dating 1850. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged Pleasant Combs, laborer, with unlawfully quartering two enslaved persons in his employ, Betty and Diley, in a house on a lot in the town of Columbus not immediately connected with the lot upon which is the usual dwelling house and residence of the said Combs on March 1, 1850.
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State v. Combs Case File No. 693. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.