Robert Brown v. Dennis W. Ferrall. Summons of Dennis W. Ferrall


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 Dennis W. Ferrall late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and him safely keep, so that you have his body before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the County aforesaid, at the City of Washington, on the 3d Monday of October next, to answer unto the Petition for Freedom of Robert Brown &c.

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

Witness W Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 5th day of June Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty six

Issued the 16th day of July 1846.

Wm Brent Clk




Robert Brown
Dennis W. Ferrall


Peti for freedom

Non Est
A Hunter