Commonwealth v Richard Randolph



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Y/M/D Description Place
1792/10/01 Anne "Nancy" Randolph takes sick at the home of a cousin, Randolph Harrison and his wife Mary, on their estate at Glenlyvar, Cumberland County, Virginia (razed). Cartersville, Virginia
1792/10/02 While Nancy rest in her room, Mary Harrison discovers bloodstains on the stairs, and on Nancy's pillowcase. She also noticed that the bed had neither sheets nor quilt, though it had had both the day before.
1793/04/22 In 3rd week of April, Nancy Randolph and Richard Randolph are arrested by the high sheriff. Richard is jailed and Nancy was released into the custody of her lawyers, John Marshall and Patrick Henry. Cumberland County Courthouse, Cumberland
1793/04/29 Richard Randolph is tried for "feloniously murdering a child said to be born of Nancy Randolph." Cumberland County Courthouse, Cumberland

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