Missouri Fur Company et. al. v. Thomas James
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Territory of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis


ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa , PierrePierre Chouteau ChouteauChouteau August P ,AugustChouteau August P
PChouteau August P . ChouteauPierre Chouteau SylvesterLabbadie, William Clarke , WilliamWilliam MorrisonWilliam Morrison
PeterPeter Menard MenardPeter Menard C Andrew HenryAndrew Henry . and ReubenReuben LewisLewis
Traders Merchants in company under the name firm and
style of the MissouriMissouri Fur Company Fur CompanyMissouri Fur Company complain of ThomasThomas James
JamesThomas James of a plea of trespass on the case for that
the saidThomas JamesThomas James as the County aforesaid on
the day of october in the year One Thousand
Eight hundred & Nine by his certain prompting
him of that July by him subcribing
to the plaintiff then and there delivering promising
then by the name of the MissouriMissouri fur Company
to pay then on order the sum of
Hundred & forty three dollars eighty one cents
for receiving being for that he therein
is and thereby acknowledged to owe them.

You the said defendant- though
of the refusing and still
inform the same sum of money on any part
thereof to the plaintiff to pay to damages
Four Hundred dollars

E. HempsteadEdward Hempstead