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 3d Monday of October next, to answer unto Margt. Lewis & children in a plea of 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 21st day of May Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 60.

Issued the 22nd day of May 1860.

Jno: A. Smith Clk




Margt. Lewis & childn.
Bridget McLaughlin

23 Bre

Pet. for freed.

Non Est
W. Selden