Ex parte Fanny Richardson. Writ of Habeas Corpus


District of Columbia, to wit

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

You are hereby required to have the body of Fanny Richardson, detained in your Custody it is said by whatever name she may be called, before the Hon: the Judges of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia for Alexandria County at the Court house in Alexandria on Saturday next at 10 O Clock A. M.; together with the cause of her caption and detention, to do, receive and submit to what shall then and there be considered concerning her; and make return how you have executed this writ.

Witness the Hon: William Cranch, Chief Judge of our said Court this 11th day of November 1831.

E. J. Lee C.C.


Hab. corp.
Fanny Richardson

As Within directed I have the body of Fanny Richardson, together with the Commitment the Cause of her Caption which your Honors will Receive as part of this return
C. Scott DM
for Henry Ashton Marsh

Mrs Nailor
Lewis Hooff
Hannah Green