Richard Luckett v. Janet Lingan. Summons of Janet Lingan


District of 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 first Monday of October next, to testify on the part of answer the Petition of Richard Luckett for his freedom.

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 the 10th day of July 1821

Wm Brent Clk




Richard Luckett
Janett Lingan


Petition for freedom

Non Est
Tench Ringgold