Charles Cross v. Joseph W. Neale & Oliver Simpson. Summons of Joseph Neale & Oliver Simpson


District of Columbia, to wit:
The United States of America,
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia--Greeting:

We command you that you take summon Joseph W. Neale and Oliver Simpson late of Washington County, if they shall be found within the County of Washington, in your said District, and safely keep, so that you they be and appear have bod before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the County aforesaid, at the City of Washington, on the fourth Monday of November next, to answer unto the Petition of Charles Cross in the said Court filed against them from his freedom.

Hereof fail not, at your peril, and have you then and there this writ:

Witness Wm Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 28th day of June Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and 38.

Issued the 23d day of July 1838.

Wm Brent Clk




Charles Cross.
Joseph W. Neale & Oliver Simpson

6 Bre

Petition for freedom.

Non Sunt
A. Hunter