William Clark v. Auguste Brazeau and Louis Brazeau, Jr.
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William ClarkWilliam Clark vs
August Burgeas &
Louis Junior

In the Circuit CourtCircuit Court
In Saint LouisSt Louis County
December Term 1819/

Be it remembered, that at the
present Term of the aforesaid Circuit CourtCircuit Court
being the December Term there of in the year One thousand eight hundred and nineteen, they
came for trial the aforesaid cause before a Jury

The plaintiff produced in evidence
a petition from Antoine VincentAntoine Vincent BouisBouis
the seventeenth day of October in the year
seventeen hundred and ninety three - for a grant
of the ground induding the premises in guiten
which said petition mar and repord to CharlesCharles
Dehauet Delupers Lieutenant Governor of
the late provence of cepper Louis an a now
Territory of MissouriMissouri - accompanying and annexed
to said petition was a plea of the ground prayed
for - upon which said patition the said

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petition the aforesaid Lieutenant Governor
made an order of survey and the Eighteenth day of October aforesaid - which aforesaid Petition
plea and order of survey will more fully and
atlarge appear by a Copy there of hereunto
annexedtrackand made part and parcel
of this Bill of exception

The plaintiff also proved his purchase
of the premises in question - from a certain John P Comegys
- &the purchase of the same by said
Comegys from said Antoine VincentAntoine Vincent BouisBouis &
Rife - as nice mone fully appear by the Copiy
of Driois admitted in evidence - and hereunto
annexed musked B & C and made part and parcel
of the Bill of Exception

By nature of which aforesaid petition plea
and order of sumay - and of theconveyance
aforesaid - & by virtue of the provisions of the
act of CongressCongress confirming village &
in Saint LouisSt Louis felse mhere to the person therein
- which act is an
Act provision for selling claims
to sand in the of ellisounâ and approved
June 13. 1812