Emily Duncan v. Richard Gatewood. Summons of Richard Gatewood


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

We command that you take sum. Richard Gatewood 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 the petition for freedom of Emily Duncan &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 22d day of May Anno Domini on thousand eight hundred and 52.

Issued the 17th day of July 1852.

Jno. A. Smith clk




Emily Duncan by her next friend Henry Duncan.
Richard Gatewood

4 Bre

Pet. for Freedom.

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