Allen Seymour v. Nathan Seymour. Summons of Nathan Seymour
We command you that you take Nathan Seymore late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington in your said district, and him safely keep, so that you have his body before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the County aforesaid, at the City of Washington, on the 4th Monday of March next, to answer unto Allen Seymour in a plea of Trespass on the care & so forth
Hereof fail not, at your peril, and have you then and there this writ.
Witness W Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the city of Washington, the 8th day of January Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty nine
Issued the 19th day of Jany 1849
Jno. A. Smith clk
Petition for freedom