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Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders
Henry Hand and William Hand both resided in the Cape Girardeau, a trading post in the Louisiana Territory that ultimately became an incorporated town in 1808. In addition to the John H. Wright v. Henry Hand and William Hand court case, both Henry and William Hand were involved in other Cape Girardeau court cases between 1808 and 1823.
"1803 Inhabitants in Cape Girardeau County." Cape Girardeau County.
"Cape Girardeau, Missouri." Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.
"Missouri Supreme Court Historical Database." Missouri Digital Heritage.
The Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders contain court orders issued to the sheriff of the district of Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, to summon witnesses to appear before the court in the case of John H. Wright v. Henry Hand and William Hand.
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Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders, 1808-1809, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Dolph Briscoe Center staff. Subsequent revisions made by Caroline Collins, September 2020.