Jane Lewis v. Nelson Conrad. Summons of Nelson Conrad


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 Nelson Conrad 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 March next, to answer unto the Petition of Jane Lewis & others for their freedoms.

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 11th day of Jany. Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty two.

Issued the 14th day of Jany 1842.

Wm Brent Clk

B & B.



Jane Lewis & others
Nelson Conrad.


Petition for freedom.

Non Est
A Hunter