Deposition of Nancy Whitaker.

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loc_robf_000294_000301

Title

Deposition of Nancy Whitaker.

Description

Nancy Whitaker acted as a witness for the defendant, Abner Tate. Nancy responds to questions about Alexander Jeffries, her father, and Elizabeth Routt. She expresses her belief that her father was poisoned by Routt though she was not present until the morning after he died. Nancy details the dark color of her father's body and how it was swollen and "unnatural" in appearance. She also includes the rumors she has heard regarding several charges brought against Routt. She concludes by stating that it is her opinion that Routt is guilty in the case of her father's death.

Creator

Date

1857-02-07

Temporal Coverage

Source

Frances Cabaniss Roberts
Series I, Sub Series B, Box 4, Folder 23
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives and Special Collections, Huntsville, Alabama

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loc_robf_2021_03

Citation

Whitaker, Nancy, “Deposition of Nancy Whitaker.,” The UAH Archives and Special Collections, accessed February 7, 2023, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/3730.

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