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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Gaston, Case File No. 777
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Two pages of original court documents from the State v. Gaston case dating 1851. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged Lafayette P. Gaston with selling liquor to an enslaved person without the consent of their master, owner, overseer, or employer on September 15, 1851.
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State v. Gaston Case File No. 777. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.