Samuel G. Carter v. John Power
19 January 1818
Before Robert Carter, JP
To Recover £3.5.3 for Goods Sold and delivered to Margret Neile previous to her marriage with the defendant ~
The debt was proved, and it was Also proved that the said Margret Neile was possessed of property previous to and at the time of the Marriage. Ordered that the defendant pay the ptffs £3.5.3 and Costs of Suit—the deft. not offering Satisfactory Security for payment of the Said Debt a feather bed belonging to the defts wife previous to her marriage was ordered to be attached as security.
Sources: PANL, GN 5/1/C/1, Ferryland, 26, Samuel G. Carter v. John Power, 19 January 1818.