Margaret Lewis v. Bridget McLaughlin. Summons of Bridget McLaughlin & James Sheehy


District of Columbia, to wit:
The United States of America,
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia, Greeting:

We command you that you summon take Bridget McLaughlin & James Sheehy. late of Washington County, if shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and safely keep, so that you have to be & 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 third Monday of October next, to answer unto the Petition for freedom of Margaret Lewis, & her children Andrew Lewis, James Lewis & Margaret Lewis &c.

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

Witness W. Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 26th day of April Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and fifty.

Issued the 27th day of April 1850.

Jno. A. Smith clk

Carlisle & Ratcliff.


The Clerk will enter my owne appearance to the within suit
Augt. 1850
Jas. Sheehy

35. 41 52. 241. 199. 139. 112 104. 84. 72. 58

Margaret Lewis & her children, Andrew, James, & Margaret Jr
Bridget McLaughlin & James Sheehy


Pet. for freedom.

Cepi Sheehy & P. P. non est McLaughlin
R Wallach