John P. Cabanne, Pierre Chouteau, Barthole Benthold, Bernard Pratte, and Michael Smuel vs. Charles Hempstead, Theodore Hunt, and Manuel Lisa
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of the same) to one PeterPeter auguster
for and in consideration of the form of two hundred dollars
in which aforesaid the said braconia
alsojoined & duly executed to said his assignment
& conveyance of his to said Lot - a copy of - which
aforesaid marked B is here to
post and parcel of this bill of complaint - and the
said PeterPeter augustus afterwards, that is to say
on the day and years last aforesaid - at Saint LouisSt Louis aforesaid
found in consideration of the sum of three hundred
Dollars Sold & conveyed the above mentioned &
described Lot of ground to one charles I. hempstead
which conveyance won duly executed record for copy
where of is here unto annexedmarked C & which your
Orator prays may be taken as part and parcelof this
his Bill:- and he further states - that afterwards
on the day in the years
eighteen hundred and twenty the saidCharlesCharles I HempsteadHempstead

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bargainedand soldsaid described lot to your orator
afor and in consideration of the Terms of four hundred & ninety
Dollars: & said hempstead & his wife at the last
mentioned by duly executed JacksonJackson led conveyed
said lot of ground to your Orator - as will appear by
reference to a Copy of said deed marked D.
annexed - which your Orators praysmaybe made
as part and parcel here of -

But is - may it please your honor
that said Jacquehaving meet out
making of conveyance to said
in said granted & bargained Lot - and the said executor
nor the said them & deceased
JacquesJacques not having the legal and
authority so to do, your Orator is to suffer
much lop singing forwantof such &
conveyance: In tender consideration whereof