Lucy Dickson v. Charles Slade. Summons of Jacob Hoffman & Joseph Riddle


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 Jacob Hoffman & Joseph Riddle to appear before the honorable the Judges of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, for the County of Alexandria, at the Court-House, in the town of Alexandria, on the immediately day of the Court, which commences on the Monday in to testify, and the truth to say on behalf of Charles Slade in a certain matter of controversy in our said Court depending and undetermined, between Negro Lucy and Charles Slade, and this he shall in no wise omit, under penalty of Dolls. 333 33 Cts. And have then there this writ. Witness William Kilty Cranch, Esq. Chief Judge of our said Court, this 15th day of July 1807.

G. Deneale CC:


Negro Lucy
Chs. Slade


Jacob Hoffman
Joseph Riddle
R Moss DM

We wish to know at what time Wm. H. Lyles removed to Alexa which may be ascertained by reference to the first purchases made by W. H. & E. M. Lyles.