Docket Entry, Removal Orders, 11 April 1839, Copy [State of Missouri v. JS for Receiving Stolen Goods]
Docket Entry, Removal Orders, [Honey Creek Township, Daviess Co., MO, 11 Apr. 1839], State of MO v. JS for Receiving Stolen Goods (Boone Co., MO, Circuit Court 1840). Copied 26 June 1839, in “Copy of Record,” 5, 11; handwriting of ; certified by , 26 June 1839; document destroyed. Photocopy at State Historical Society of Missouri, Columbia. Includes seal.
The of this Court having been counsel in this Cause; and the Parties herein not consenting to a trial thereof in this Court, but the said Defendant Joseph Smith Jr objecting thereto for the Reason that the of this Court has been of Counsel in this Cause; It is ordered by the Court here that said cause be removed to the Circuit of the County of in the Second Judicial Circuit in this ; It is further ordered by the Court here that the Sheriff of the County of do and he is commanded to remove the Body of the said Joseph Smith Jr to the Jail of the County of aforesaid and there deliver him to the keeper of said Jail together with the Warrant or Process by which he is Imprisoned and held; It is further ordered by the Court here that the said Joseph Smith Jr enter into in the sum of Five hundred dollars with Bail in like sum. [p. 5]