Margaret Lewis v. Bridget McLaughlin. Summons of Bridget McLaughlin


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 Bridget McLaughlin late of Washington County, if shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and safely keep, so that you have 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 January next, to answer unto the petition of Freedom of Margaret Lewis & childred

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

Witness, Jas. Dunlop Esquire, Chief Justice of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 16 day of Novr Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 57

Issued the 17th day of Novr 1857.

Jno: A Smith clk




Margt Lewis & childn
Bridget McLaughlin

15 Bre

Petn for Freed

Non Est
J. D. Hoover