County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of St Louis CountyâGreeting:
You are hereby commanded to Summon Thomas Wilburn & Jno S Wilburn
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the Judge of
our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the Sixth day of February at the city of St. LouisSt Louis,
then and there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said
court, wherein NellyNelly a free Girl plaintiff,
and RobtRobert Wilburn WilburnRobert Wilburn defendant,
on the part of the Deft. and have you then there this writ.
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 3rd day of Feby in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty four
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, C.C.