Elizabeth, a free girl of color vs. Francois Menard, Andre Landreville
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November term 1827

Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville


And the said AndreAndre Laundreville
LandrevilleAndre Laundreville by his attorney
causes and defends the force
and injury wherefore and says the is not guilty
of the said supposedtrespassassaults and
battery; imprisonment and detentions
above said to his charge or any part there of
in manner & form as the said ElizabethElizabeth by
her next friendAlexisAlexis Amelin AmelinAlexis Amelin hath above
thereof against him and of this
he the said Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville puts
himself upon the County
and the said plaintiff doth the like Bass & McGirk for Pltff
And for further plea on his behalf
the said Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville says the said
ElizabethElizabeth ought not to have or maintian her
aforesaid action thereof if against him because
he says that he the said Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville
at the times mentioned on the said
declaration had not nor claimed to have nor
hath he nor doth he now claim to have but
disavoweth and disclaimeth to have any
title, claim or interest in and to the said
Plaintiff and this the said Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville
is ready to verify wherefore he prays
judgementif the said plaintiff ought to
have or maintain her aforesaid action againsthim

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