Gilderoy Prunell v. Severn E. Parker. Summons of Severn E. Parker


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 Severn E. Parker late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington, in your said District, and safely keep, so that you he be & 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 freedom filed in the said Courts by Gilderoy Prunell aft him.

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 13th day of July Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and 37.

Issued the 21st day of July 1837.

Wm Brent clk

F. Smith



Gilderoy Prunell
Severn E. Parker

4 Bre

Petition for freedom

Non Est
Alexr Hunter