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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Humphries, Case File No. 726
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Six pages of original court documents from the State v. Humphries case dating 1850. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged William W. Humphries, laborer, with unlawfully quartering slaves in Columbus. Specifically, with suffering two of his enslaved persons, Agnes and Milly, with residing in a house which was not immediately connected with the lot upon which was the usual dwelling house of said Humphries on September 16, 1850.
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Columbus--Mississippi; Lowndes County (Miss.).
State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court State Criminal Case Files Collection. Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (Miss.).
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State v. Humphries Case File No. 726. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.