Emanuel Gilbert v. Horatio M. Ward. Summons of Horatio M. Ward


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 Horatio M Ward if he shall be fond within 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, in the city of Washington, on the first Monday of December next, to testify on the part of answer the petition for freedom of Emanuel Gilbert filed in said court against him

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

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

Issued the 23rd day of November 1830.

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Emanuel Gilbert
Horatio M Ward

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Peto for freedom

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