Nancy Fletcher v. Henry T. Weightman. Summons of Henry T. Weightman


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 Henry T. Weightman late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington, in your said District and safey keep, so that you have bod appear 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 Nancy & Henrietta Fletcher's petition for freedom filed in the said Court against 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 6th day of June Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred and 35

Issued the 29th day of October 1835

Wm Brent Clk

B & B



Nancy & Henrietta Fletcher
Henry T. Weightman


Petition for freedom

Alexr Hunter