Lucy Crawford v. Martha A. Scott. Summons of Martha A. Scott


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 Martha A. Scott if she shall be found in County of Washington, that she be and appear in the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, at rules to be held for the County of Washington, at the City of Washington, on the first third Monday of October Inst. next, to answer the bill of complaint of petition of freedom of Lucy Crawford filed in Court here against her and others.

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

Witness the Hon. W. Cranch, Chief Judge of the said Court.

Issued the 18th day of October 1845.

W. Brent c


Memorandum: The defendant to enter appearance in the suit, on or before the day on which the above subpoena is returnable, otherwise the bill may be taken pro confesso.



Lucy Crawford
Martha A. Scott

1 Bre

Petn for freedom

Non Est
A Hunter