William R. Caswell, Clerk of Supreme Court of Errors & Appeals at Knoxville

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
William R. Caswell, Clerk of Supreme Court of Errors & Appeals at Knoxville
Case Date: 
1861
Cause/Crime: 
Bond

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
8
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Bonds for Caswell, who had been appointed Clerk of the Supreme Court of Errors & Appeals at Knoxville. $10,000 bond for "faithful discharge of duties as Clerk"; $10,000 bond as Special Commissioner; $1000 bond for fines & forfeitures; $5000 bond for state taxes in court, etc. All bonds dated 23 Jan. 1861. Bondsmen: James W. Gillespie, W. Brazelton, Jr., W. W. Bradford, & James S. Boyd.