Sarah Gibson v. James C. Hall, James Laurie, & Elizabeth Laurie. Summons of James C. Hall, James Laurie, & Elizabeth Laurie


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 James C. Hall James & Elizabeth B. Laurie if they shall be found in the County of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) they 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 fourth Monday of March next, to testify on the part of Answer the Petition of freedom of Sarah Gibson on behalf of herself and child Lucy filed in Court here against them

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 5th day of March 1835

Wm Brent Clk



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Sarah Gibson for self & child Lucy
James C. Hall James Laurie & Elizabeth his wife


Petn. for freedom

Non Est Elizabeth
Summoned the rest
A Hunter