Arrest Warrant County Of Essex 1863



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Arrest Warrant County Of Essex 1863
Date: 1863
Type(s): Ephemera
Physical Description: 33x21 cm; 1 sheet, front and back
Language: English
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Ephemera Box
Notes: Inside: Canada to wit: Victoria by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith. To the Sheriff of the County of Essex. Greeting. We command you, that you take Isaac Leek if he shall be found in your County, so that you may have his body before our Justices assigned to keep the Peace in and for the County of Essex, to answer us concerning a Bill of Indictment whereof he stands charged, if the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace be there sitting: but if the said Isaac Leek cannot be taken during the sitting of the said court, then we command you that so soon after as he shall be taken, you do bring him or cause him to be brought before some Justice of the Peace of the said County of Essex, to be dealt with according to law; and in what manner you shall have executed this our Writ, we command you that you make appear to us upon the execution hereof. And herein fail not at your peril. Witness Gordon Watts Leggatt Esquire, Chairman at Sandwich, this eleventh day of September in the twenty sixth year of our Reign. Chas Baby [Charles Baby]. Clk Pe Essex [Clerk of the Peace for Essex] Outside: Warrant Queen vs Lea[e]k Filed 11 Sept. 1863 John McEwan Sheriff Filed 17th Sept. 1864 Execute the within? warrant as I am herein? commanded. Given? under my hand this 11th day of September 1863. John McEwan, Sheriff
Subject(s): Leek, Isaac
Baby, Charles
McEwan, John
Leggatt, Gordon Watts
Arrest Warrants
Crimes
Place(s): Sandwich (Ontario)
Windsor (Ontario)
Essex County (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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