Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.
The United StateUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of st charles county Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault , Reynold
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the seventh day of Maynext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , administrator of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty sixth day of February in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first
MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc- Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.