Sylvia Lee v. Elizabeth Smallwood. Summons of Elizabeth Smallwood


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 Elizabeth Smallwood if she shall be found within the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) she be and appear before the Circuit Court of the district of Columbia, to be held for the county of Washington, in the City of Washington, on the First Monday of May next, to testify on the part of answer the petition for freedom of Sylvia Lee in said Court exhibited against her.

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

Witness W Cranch Esquire, chief Judge of the said Court

Issued the 26th day of January 1830.

Wm Brent, Clk

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Sylvia Lee
Minty Lee secy
Elizabeth Smallwood

Subpa 7 Bre

Sum Deft

Non Est
T Ringgold