To the sheriff of the county of [blank] or his deputy, or either of the constables of the town of [blank] within said county, greeting. : Whereas [blank] on the [blank] day of [blank] 17[blank] before me [blank] Esq; justice of peace, for the county of [blank] recovered judgment against [blank] for the sum of [blank] debt; and for the sum of [blank] costs of suit, as appears of record; whereof execution remains to be done. These are therefore in the name of the governor and company of the state of Connecticut, to command you, that of the money of the said [blank] or of his goods, or chattles within your precincts, you cause to be levied and (the same being disposed of as the law directs) paid and satisfied unto the said [blank] the aforesaid sums being [blank] in the whole, with [blank] lawful money, more for this writ, together with your own fees. ... Hereof fail not, and make due return of this writ, with your doings thereon, within sixty days next coming. Dated at [blank] this [blank] day of [blank] anno Domini, 178[blank].
- A writ of debt form., Printed area measures 12.6 x 13.6 cm, Not in: Evans; Bristol., Library Company copy completed in MS. for the sheriff of New Haven County or constables of Guilford, Conn.; Samuel Buell of Killingworth appeared before Elias Grave, justice of the peace, Nov. 7, 1783 and recovered judgment against Aaron Blachley of Guilford for £20; dated Nov. 7, 1783 and signed by Grave; on verso, Buell acknowledges receipt of the debt Nov. 7, 1783., Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints., Cataloging funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (PW-506-19-10), 2010-2012., NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS., and AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
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