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Carol Darling
Deputy Sheriff

300 S. Jackson St
Waxahachie, TX  75165

Ph: (972) 825-4967
Fx: (972) 825-4941

8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday

Effective March 1st, 2010, the Ellis County Sheriff's Office will be posting Notices of Estray Livestock on this website.

Pursuant to Chapter 4, Title 121, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, lawfully impounded livestock will be sold at public auction on the date and time posted on this page of the Official Ellis County website. If you have knowledge of someone who may be missing livestock, please check the Estray-Auction page of this website. If this could possibly be your animal, contact the Civil Division of the Ellis County Sheriff's Office at 972-825-4967. No other Notice will be published.

Other personal or real property may be listed on this website for auction.

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Case Number:  14- 10459
Date:  August 11, 2014
On the 1st  day of August A.D. 2014
I impounded the below described estray:
Animal Type:   Horse
Breed: Quarter Horse
Color: Sorrel; white face ; 4 white stockings
Sex: male/ gelding
Age:  unknown / adult
Size:  approx 15 hands

Brand, Earmark, Identifying Characteristics:
white blaze face with white nose 

Location of the Estray when impounded:  100 blk. Tom Driver , Red Oak
Reporting Party :  Gail McGraw ,  135 Tom Driver ,  Red Oak
And, on the 11th   day of August A.D. 2014 I filed NOTICE OF ESTRAY with the Ellis County Clerk’s office of Ellis County, Texas. I have made a diligent search of the register of recorded brands in Ellis County for the owner of the Estray, but the search did not reveal the owner.- N/A – owner is known and has been notified of impoundment. Notice is hereby given that if the owner  of said Estray does not claim him  by the 18th day of August A.D. 2014, said Estray will be sold at Public Auction/Sheriff’s sale at 10:15 am  located at:  Ellis County Station 2, 130 Hoyt Rd, Waxahachie, Texas.

 Please call on the 18th before 9:30am to determine sale status.  
                   972-825-4967   /   972-825-4916.



BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority on the 11th   day of August A.D. 2014 personally appeared Deputy C.Darling #253  in and for Ellis County Texas who being duly sworn deposes and says: That on the 1st  day of August A.D. 2014, I was notified of the above described livestock was running at large in Ellis County Texas at the above described location and pursuant to the stock laws of the State of Texas, Chapter 4, Title 121 Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, impounded said livestock same being impounded at the above described location.

Sheriff, Ellis County Texas

    By: C. Darling  #253
Deputy Sheriff, Ellis County