United States v. Francois Hortes
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Territory of LouisianaLouisiana
District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis


The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of the
District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis Greeting

You are hereby commanded to summon
JamesJames Heard if he may befound in your District, that he be and
appear forthwith, before the Judges of our Court of General Quarter
sessions, to give testimony to the grand Jury, and have
you then there this writ.

Witness Silas BentSilas Bent esq pred Justice of
our said Court at the town of Saint LouisSt Louis
aforesaid the 16th day of June in the year of our Lord Mdcccvii and of the
Independence of the U StatesUnited States the XXXi