United States v. John Johnston
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Territory of LouisianaLouisiana
District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis

Quarter ession
November Term 1808

The grand jurors, of the United StateUnited States for the Body of the
District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis upon, their oaths, do present that AquillaAquilla Lowe, William
St. Clair and John JohnstonJohn Johnston all late, of the District of St. LouisSt Louis on the third day, of September in the year one thousand eight hundred and eight, with force &
arms at the township of in the District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis and Territory
of LouisianaLouisiana one bay mare, of the value, of the hundred Dollars lawful money,
of the United StatesUnited States and one, black mare, of the value of One hundred
dollars lawful money of the United StatesUnited States and one mare, of the
value of Fifty Dollars lawful money of the United StatesUnited States and one Roan,
mare of the value of fifty dollars lawful money of the United StatesUnited States and One
Bay mare colt, of the value of ten dollars lawful money of the United StatesUnited States
and one Bay horse horse, of the value of Ten Dollars lawful money of the
United StatesUnited States of the Goods and Chattels and the properyy of one JamesJames Rogers ,RogersJames Rogers
then and there being found in the township and District aforesaid
ly did take, steal, drive, lead and Carry away against the Statute in such
case made and provided and against the peace and dignity of the UnitedUnited States
StatesUnited States signed John ScottJohn Scott Attorney General on which said Bill is the following
endorsement to wit,, a True, Bill signed W Christy foreman.

Whereupon, the Court order that a CapiasCapias issue against the said AquillaAquilla ,
Lowe,, William St ClairWilliam St Clair and John JohnstonJohn Johnston , to the Ditrict of St.
returnable to the next term of this Court to be at the town of
St LouisSt Louis in and for the District a aforesaid on the first Monday of
March in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and nine
which in issuance, of the above order to wit, on the twenty seventh day of november thousand eight hundred and eight was accordingly done,
in the following words and figures to wit.