Wade H. Wofford
Bartow County Deed Book T, page 183
State of Georgia, Bartow County
15th day of April 1867
|Transcribed by Laurel Baty 2007|
|To all and singular the Sheriffs of said State greeting
We command you, that of the goods and chattels, lands and tenements of Wade H. Wofford you cause to be made the sum of four hundred dollars as principal and the further sum of one hundred and sixty eight dollars interest up to the 13th day of March 1867. Also the further sum of nine dollars and fifty cents for cost, with interest on the principal sum from the 13th day of March 1867, which Susan Gaines lately in our Superior Court for said county recovered against Wade H. Wofford for principal, interest and cost and that you have the said several sums of money before the Judge of said court on the second Monday in September next, to render to the said Susan Gaines for principal, interest and cost aforesaid: and have you then and there this writ. Witness the Honorable James Milner Judge of said Court. This 15th day of April 1867.
Thos A. Word, ClerkReceived cost in full on this Fifa* Aug. 3rd 1867
Aaron Collins D. Shff.
Received six & 52/100 dollars Clks cost Aug. 3rd 1867
Thos A. Word Clerk
Received my Sheriffs cost.
W. L. AycockLevied this fifa on 145 acres of more or less lot of land no. 127 in the 6th District and third section of Bartow County as the property of Wade H. Wofford. Oct. 26th 1868
W. W. Rich Sheriff
Received of D. W. K. Peacock four hundred dollars on the within fifa. This Nov. 5th 1875
A. M. Franklin Sheriff
Received of A. M. Franklin Sheriff, three hundred and sixty-eight dollars and 15 cts on this fifa. Nov. 5th 1875.
Nancy Wofford Plff in Error
Received of A. M. Franklin, Sheriff, eleven and 35/100 dollars in full of above a/c Nov. 5th 1875.
Received of W. T. Wofford four hundred and fifty dollars in full of principal and interest on the within fifa. This November 18th 1875.
Received of A. M. Franklin Sheriff four hundred and forty eight dollars in full of principal and interest on the within fifa. This November 18th 1875.
Received three dollars for making deed to the within property. November 5th 1875.
Received of A. M. Franklin, Sheriff, two dollars, my Sheriff cost on the within fifa. This Nov, 18th 1875.
Received Seventeen dollars my commission for selling the above property. Nov. 5th 1875.
November 2, 1875. The within land sold this day before the court House door in Bartow County, to W. T. Wofford, and D. W. K. Peacock, the highest bidders, for the sum of eight hundred and fifty dollars. A. M. Franklin, Shff.
A. M. Franklin Sheriff
State of Georgia, Bartow County.
The next deed is D. W. K. Peacock, W. T. Wofford to Mary Wyly selling the above 145 acres of land, lot #127, 5th District and 3rd section for $850. Deed recorded Nov. 26, 1875.
*Literally, “fieri facias”, meaning “cause it to be done”. Another term is “execution”. This is a judicial writ directing the sheriff to satisfy a judgment (such as unpaid delinquent taxes on real or personal property) from the debtor’s property.