Jack, etc., Trustee of v. Vass, Exr. of Philip E.: Chancery Cause, Halifax County (Part 2 of 2)
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Know all Men by these presents that We James Young, and William Bailey are held and firmly bound unto the Commonwealth of Virginia in the just and full sum of five thousand Dollars to which payment well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves our heirs &c. jointly and severally, firmly by these presents sealed with our seals and dated this 20th day of October 1855 and in the 80th year of the Commonwealth. Whereas in a Suit lately depending in the Circuit Court of Halifax between James Young, trustee under the Will of Philip E Vass dec'd & others plaintiffs, and Isaac Medley's Executors defendants; the Sum of two thousand dollars with interest thereon from the first day of October 1833 was decreed to be paid to the said James Young for Certain purposes in the Said decree Mentioned. Now the Condition of the above obligation is such that if the said James Young shall duly appropriate the Said sum of money with the interest aforesaid and account therefor under that or any subsequent order or decree of the Court; Seventeen hundred dollars of which with its interest and so much of the interest accrued on the remaining three hundred dollars as the Court may direct to be employed by the said James Young to the use and benefit of the legatees of said Philip E Vass or such of them as may elect to leave the State, in defraying all necessary expenses including extra Costs of Suits in County & Circuit