Aspasie, a woman of color vs. Francois Chouteau
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County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.

The State of MissouriMissouri,

To the Sheriff of St. Louis County--Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Marie Louise RocheblaveMaria Louisa Rocheblave , Louise La Chapelle
that, setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person before the Judge
of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the Seventh day of December at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis,
then and there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our
said Court, wherein AspasieAspasia is plaintiff,
and Francois ChouteauFrancois Chouteau is defendant,
on the part of the plaintiff; and have you then there this writ.

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Witness, Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble , Clerk of our said CircuitCircuit Court
CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this fourth day ofDecember in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty seven

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Clerk, C.C.