Allen Seymour v. Nathan Seymour. Summons of Nathan Seymour
We command you that you
take summ: Nathan Seymour 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 3rd Monday of October next, to answer unto the Petition for Freedom of Allen Seymour &c.
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 22nd day of May Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 52.
Issued the 17th day of July 1852.
Jno. A. Smith Clk
Pet. for Freedom