Letitia Davis v. Rebecca Forrest. Summons of John Rabbit


District of Columbia, to wit.

The United States of America
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon John Rabbit if he shall be found in the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) he be and appear before the circuit court of the District of Columbia to be held for the county of Washington at the city of Washington on the fourteenth day of June instant to testify on the part of Letitia Davis and Children against Rebecca Forrest.

Hereof fail not at your peril. And have you then and there this precept

Witness Wm Cranch esquire, chief Judge of the said court.

Issued this fourth day of June 1811.

Wm Brent Clk

Baltimore County ss
On the sixth day of June 1811 before me the subscriber one of the Justices of the Peace for said County personally appeared Jesse Talbot and did solemnly declare and affirm that he this day served the original Summons of which the above is a true Copy on Thomas Rutter Esquire Marshal of Maryland

Owen Dorsey


Letitia Davis & Children
Rebecca Forrest


John Rabbit near Montgomery Court House

Single Sheet only

Samuel Crook Treasurers office

Washington District of Columbia


John Rabbit sumd