142245, in the hand of Samuel Winthrop, Clerk of the Superior Court. This is evidently
the document referred to in the court's decision: “After a due inspection of the Record
of the order complained of, and a full hearing of the Parties upon the Errors assigned:
Judgement that the Order of the Court of Sessions be quashed for the Reasons on file
on the back of the Writ.” Min. Bk. 82, SCJ
Plymouth, May 1768, N–12; SCJ Rec.
1767–1768, fol. 189. The reasons actually appear on the verso of the notification
to Jane Dotey, cited in note 5