Martha Cross v. Sarah E. Linton. Summons of Sarah E. Linton


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 Sarah A Linton late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington in you said District, and h safely keep, so that you she have appear 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 Martha Cross for her freedom.

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 4th day of Jany Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty five.

Issued the 25th day of Jany 1845.

Wm Brent Clk



Martha Cross
Sarah A Linton


Petition for freedom

Non Est
A. Hunter