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Proceedings of the Essex County Court and General Court, 1693 May 1.

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Guardian to Mary Cogwell a minor against the Said Clowson till a rehearing of the Same in Chancery the 7th Day of the next Generall Court the Said Clowson giveing Security According to Law, Mr Wm Todd Enters himselfe and Mr Arthur Spicer Security Vera Copia Teste P. Beverley Cl Gen Cur.

At a Generall Court held at James Citty the 28th Aprll 1693 Present Mr Secretary Wormeley Mr Auditor Byrd Edward Hill Esqr Christophr Wormeley Esqr Henry Whiteing Esqr Henry Hartwell Esqr

Thomas Clowson haveing the Last Court obtained an Injunction to Stop all proceedings upon an order granted then unto John Battaile in right of him Selfe and as Guardian to Mary Cogwell a Minor for a Rehearing in Chancery the 7th day of this Generall Court and therein filed a bill of Complaint Containing Divers allegations the Deft by his Attorney appeared and Demurred thereto for that the Said Complainant hath good remedy and may and ought to Sue for the Same by way of Action at and by the Common Law, upon Consideration of which the Court being of Opinion accordingly it is therefore ordered that the Said Injunction be Dismist with Costs. Vera Copia Teste P. Beverley Cl Gen Cur.

[Upside down at bottom:] Battaile Ex:vs Clowson