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{ 372 April Court, 1755.

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between Andrew Grant Plf. and Alexander Murphy deft the deft. not appearing, the Judgment against him, & John Addison his Security is confirmed, & a Writ of Enquiry of damages is to be executed the next Court.

In the Action of debt between Gustavus Brown Esqr. Pltf and Andrew Edwards deft. the deft. having pleaded Payment the Plt. joined the Issue & the Trial thereof is referred till the next Court.

In the Action of debt between John Short Plt. and John Thomas def. the deft. came into Court & confessed Judgment to the Plt. for eight pounds, thirteen Shillings & six pence. It's thereupon considered by the Court, that the Pltf. recover the same of the sd. defendant & his Costs by him in this behalf expended. But this Judgment is to be discharged (the Costs excepted) on Payment of four pounds six shillings & nine pence with Interest thereon from the first day of July, one thousand seven hundred, & fifty four till the same is paid.

Joseph White, being presented by the Grand jury for swearing one Oath & summoned failed to appear, whereupon it is ordered that the said Joseph pay to the Churchwardens of Overwharton Parish (for the use of the Poor of the said Parish) five Shillings, or fifty pounds of Tobacco, and Costs.

Wharton Holiday being presented by the Grand jury for swearing two Oaths, & summoned appeared, & not gainsaying the Presentment it is ordered that he pay to the Churchwardens of Overwharton Parish (for the use of the poor of said Parish) ten Shillings, or one hundred pounds of Tobacco. & Costs

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between Jeoffry Johnson. Pltf. & Daniel Chambers Execr. &c of Joseph Chambers decd. the deft. for Plea saith the Testator did not assume & that he hath fully administred [sic] the Pltf. joined the Issue & the Trial thereof referred till the next Court.

In the Action of debt between Charles Ashton Gent. Plt. & John Fitzhugh deft. the deft. having pleaded payment the Plt. joined the Issue & the Trial is referred till next Court

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between between [sic] Alexander Brown & Co. Plts, & Robert Stuart deft. the deft. not appearing the Judgment [for] him, & Baldwyn Dade his Security is confirmed, & a writ on Enquiry of damages is to be executed at the next Court.