John O'Fallon, William Clark, et. al vs. Missouri Fur Company
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StateMissouri of MissouriMissouri
County of St. LouisCircuit Court
Circuit CourtCircuit Court
June Term 1823

John O. Fallon WilliamWilliam Clark
ClarkWilliam Clark Bernard Pratle AugusteAugust Chouteau ChoteauAugust Chouteau
and Robert WashRobert Wash complain of ThomasThomas Hempstead
HempsteadThomas Hempstead CharlesCharles I. HempsteadHempstead Executor &
mary lisa Executing of ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa deceased
JoshuaJoshua Pilcher PilcherJoshua Pilcher Joseph PerkinsJoseph Perkins Andrew
Dripps Angus W Mc Leonard AndrewAndrew Woods William
H Lucian Fortenelle &
Moses B Carson surrving partners of
ThomasThomas Hempstead HempsteadThomas Hempstead CharlesCharles I HempsteadHempstead Ex.
and mary LisaLisa Ex. of Manual LisaManuel Lisa deceased
JoshuaJoshua Pilcher PilcherJoshua Pilcher Joseph PerkinsJoseph Perkins . J. B. Lenone
Andrew Dripps Robert JonesRobert Jones AndrewAndrew Woods
Angus W. M. Leonald WilliamWilliam
LucianLucinda Fortenelle & modes B. Carson
partners & Waders doing business under in name and style
of the missouri Fur CompanyMissouri Fur Company of a plea
of trespass on the case upon promises for
that whereas here to for to wit on the nineteenth day of April in the year Eighteen hundred and twenty two at St. LouisSt Louis
to writ at the county aforesaid the said
Defendants together with the said RobertRobert Jones
JonesRobert Jones & the said J. B. Lenone partners and waders as aforesaid made their
certain note in writing commonly called a prom
-issory note bearing date the day and year aforesaid
and now to the court shown by which said
promissory note they the said defendants
together with the said Jones & Leonone
then & there promised sixty days after the
date thereof to pay to one ThomasThomas Hemp
stead or order the sum of four thousand
dollars for value received without
negotiable and payable at the Bank of
missouri. And the said ThomasThomas Hempstead HempsteadThomas Hempstead
to whom or to whose order the payment of
the said sum of money in the said promissory note
specified was to be made after the making of the said
promissory note and before the payment of the said
sum of money shown specified to wit on the day
and year last aforesaid at the county aforesaid
endorsed the said promissory note to the President
& Company of the Bank of MissouriBank of Missouri
and thereby then & there ordered and appointed
the said sum of money is said promissory note