County of St LouisCounty of St LouisSs.
The State of MissouriMissouri
To The sheriff of said County Greeting
We command you to summonEphraim MusickEphraim Musick Charles B HattonCharles B Hatton and SallySally his wife
Owen WingfieldOwen Wingfield and SallySally his wife IsaacIsaac Voteau VoteauIsaac Voteau John Butter and BetsyBetsy his wife
John WhitsetJohn Whitset alias Whitesides Mitchell Hatton and AnneAnne his wife Michael SanfordMichael Sanford
and TheresaTheresa his wife John whitset alias Whitesides Jr and Lucinda WhitsetLucinda Whitset alias
WhitesidesWhitesides that they be and appear before the judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court at the next
term thereof to be held at the city of St LouisSt Louiswithin and for the county of St LouisSt Louis on the
fourth Monday of July and then and there to answer unto Winetta a free girl of color
who is permitted by the court to sue by AlexanderAlexander Clark ClarkAlexander Clark her next friend as a poor
person of a plea of trespass to the damage of said plaintiff of five hundred dollars
and have you then there this writ.
witnessArchibald GambleArchibald Gamble clerk of our said
court at office this second day of June 1825
Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk