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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Bond from James Parkinson
Parkinson, James; Vail, Jeremiah; Richardson, Nathaniel
April 24, 1758
Volume 05, Pages 929-930

[From MSS. Records in Office of Secretary of State.]

Know all Men by these presents that We James Parkinson of New Bern in Craven County Merchant Jeremiah Vail of the said place Gentleman and Nath Richardson are jointly and severally held and firmly bound unto Philip Ambrose in seven hundred and twenty pounds Procn Money to be paid to the said Philip Ambrose his Executors Admors or Assigus To which payment well and truely to be made we bind ourselves our heirs Exors and Admors jointly and severally firmly by these presents Sealed and dated the twenty fourth day of April 1758

Whereas the above bounden James Parkinson hath the day of the date hereof obtained an Injunction from his Majesty's high Court of Chancery to stop the Proceedings at Law of the said Philip Ambrose against the said James Parkinson Now the Condition of the above Obligation is that if the said James Parkinson do and shall prosecute his said Injunction with Effect or in Case the same shall be dissolved do and shall abide by

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and perform the Decree and Orders of the said Court therein then the above Obligation is to be void otherwise to remain in force and Virue

Sealed and delivered in the presence of
Jno Ta: Snead
Jos Carruthers