Richard Johnson v. Janet Lingan. Summons of Janet Lingan


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 Janet Lingan if she shall be found in the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) she be and appear before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the county of Washington, in the city of Washington, on the third Monday of December next, to testify on the part of answer the Petition of Freedom of Richard Johnson here in court filed agt. her

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

Witness W. Cranch Esquire, chief Judge of the said Court.

Issued the 10 day of Augt. 1824

W Brent Clk




Richard Johnson
Janet Lingan


7 Bre:

(Petition for freedom)

Non Est
T Ringgold