Charles City County Court Order Book – 1655

11 July 1655

Hatcher as Thos ffones told me before Jo. Gilham and Saml Woodward did say at Mr. William Johnson’s the night before he went downe ( there being then present Will Baugh, Tho Jones, Tho ffones, and his wife, and John Pryse) that he would hang Mr. Landsdale in England at Tyburner and that he wished he could meet with Ned Hill in England, and that he was going fer England to be released of his good behavior, and that he wondered why such could bind him to his behavior that never had none themselves, and that he would have a bout with the Guv’nor Bennett when he came there.”
Recorded 11 July 1656.  

Contributed by Cynthia Benua