Carey Ewton vs. Benjamin Wilder
View original image: Page  003
[missing figure]

State of Misouri
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis


Personally appeared beore me, the undersigned
one of the Justice of the peace within and for the Country
of St. LouisSt Louis, the above named petitioner Carey EwtonCarey Ewton alias
OotowOotow , who being duly sworn, depases says, that the facts
set forth in the above petitioner so far as stated on his own
knowledge are correct and true, and those stated on
the information of others he believes to be so = and further, that
he has cause to suspect and believe, and doth suspect and
believe that he is about to be removed without the jurisdic=
tion of this Court, to prevent this applicant from establishing
his right or claim to freedom -

Sworn to & subscribed before
me this 10th August 1829PeterPeter FergusonFerguson Justice of
the peace
CareyCarey his


mark Ewton alias OotowOotow