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1820, Reuben and John Harrell of Wythe County, VA

Added 7 May 2015

9 May 1820

The following allowed: Michael Creager, 6 days overseer of the road, $3.00; Michael Lambert, 10 days, same, $5.00; Henry Harman, 4 days, $2.00; Reuben Harrell, 16 days same, $8; John Dougherty, 12 days, $6; John Wilson, 4 days same, $2; David Flora, 7 days same, $3.50; George W. Davis, 2 days, same, $1; John Harrell 7 days, $3.50; Samuel Folks, 2 days, same, $1; John Clark, 7 days same, $3.50; Joseph Scott, 9 days, $4.50; Henry Hoffman, 3 days same, $1.50; and same for wagon and team one day, $2; Richard Walton 2 days overseer of the road, $2.50; Aquilla Davis, wagon and team and driver one day, $3.50; Michael Lambert, wagon, team and driver, one day, $2.50; Mrs. Susannah Sayers, same one day, $2.50; Michael Cassell same, $3.00; James Davis, 2 days, $6.00; John Draper, 5 days, $12.50; John Feely, 5 days, $12.50; Henry Honaker same 2 days $5.00; same tw1ce more, $5.00 each time; Isaac Lehue, 12 hours patrol, $4.50; David Graham, same, $4.50; Samuel Sayers, same, $4.so; William Crockett, 60 hours same, $3.75; Samuel Sloan, 60 hours same, $3. 75; Peter Cline, killing one old wolf, $2.50; Galbreath Hamilton, use of wagon and team, one day, $2.50; Jacob Hedrick, killing 4 old wolves, $10.00; Jacob Cline, same 8 young wolves, $10.00; Richard and John P. Mathews account for record books for clerk’s office, $76.50; Granville Henderson, Commonwealth prosecutor for one year, $125.00; Sheriff, $25.00; jailer, $25.00; Jailer for wood and candles, keeping court house one year last past, $20.00; James E. Brown, rent for an office for the Superior Court of Law, $30.00; John P. Mathews, Clerk, $50.00; sum appropriated for building of a courthouse, $500.00.

Source: Abstracts of Court Orders of Wythe County, Virginia, 1811-1820, Volume 2, by Mary B. Kegley, 1997, p. 121.

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