Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau Reul Paul,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our ciruit court on the 9th day of February
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 Quenell,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of Lacroix, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis this third day of December 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. LSt Louis. C.C. By