State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis
Be it remembered that heretofore, to wit; At a County CourtCircuit Court
begun and held at the City of St LouisCity of St Louis in and for the County of St LouisCounty of St Louis on the first Monday it being the fourth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine were present Mary Philip LeducMarie P Ledue , presiding justice, Frederick Hyatt &
Hartley Lanham Esquires, Robert SimpsonRobert Simpson Sheriff Henry ChouteauHenry Chouteau Clerk.
Now on the fifteenth day of the said month of May in the year aforesaid
Hamilton R Gamble appears in open court and files a notice in the words
and figures following, that is to say; To John F. DarbyJohn F Darby Esq. Guardian of
Lavinia DarbyLavinia Darby now Lavinia CollinsLavinia Collins . Sir. Take notice that on the fifteenth day of this present month of May we shall apply to the County
County now in region for an order on you to pay over to John M. CollinsJohn M Collins
the amount of money appearing by the settlement of your account as
Guardian as aforesaid to be now in your hands, your said ward Lavinia
being now lawfully married to the said John M. CollinsJohn M Collins . May 13th 1829.
John M. CollinsCollins Lavinia &
LaviniaCollins Lavinia Collins by
H. R. Gamble their atty.