Territory of MissouriMissouri, County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county,
You are hereby commanded to summon AntoineAntoine Chenier ChenierAntoine Chenier
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on thenow sittingday of
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 Augt. Chouteau
of is plaintiff and AntoineAntoine delerd defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this 14th day of October in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and 17 and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty
M. P. ladue Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C. C. by
A. J. McGirk