Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summmon Reul Paul PeterPierre Chouteau ,
ChouteauPierre Chouteau , for
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
PersonPerson before the judge of our circuit court on the fourteenth day of October
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 QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix decd, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this fourteenth day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first
M. P. LeducP Leduc ,Clerk of st. L. C.C. By