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 first Monday of May next, to answer unto Margt. Lewis's children petition for freedom.

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 21t day of Jany. Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 60.

Issued the 23d day of Jany. 1860.

Jno: A Smith Clk




Margt. Lewis & childn.
Bridget McLaughlin

22 Bre

Pet. for Freed.

Non Est
W. Selden