Homine capto in withernam

HOMINE CAPTO IN WITHERNAM, Engl. law.. The name of a writ directed to the sheriff, and commanding him to take one who has taken any bondsman, and conveyed him out of the country, so that he cannot be replevied. Vide Withernam; Thesaurus, Brev. 63.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.