Daniel Wells v. Benjamin F. Lewis. Summons of Benjamin F. Lewis


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 Benjamin F. Lewis if he be found within the county of Alexandria, in your said district, and him safely keep, so that you have his body before the honorable the judges of the United States' Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, for the county of Alexandria, at the court-house in the town of Alexandria, at the next court to answer Daniel of a plea of Trespass & false imprisonment Damage five hundred dollars

And have then and there this writ. Witness, the honorable William Cranch, Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, this 15th day of decr. 1823.

Edm: J. Lee. C. C.

Henry Pittman, printer



Danl. Wells
Benjn. F. Lewis


Trespass & F. Impt. & Battery

Not found and no Inhabatant
C Scott DM
for T. Ringgold Marshal