Julia v. Samuel M. Kinney
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State ofIllinois IllinoisIllinois
Pike CountyPike County

The people of the state of IllinoisIllinois

& AndrewAndrew Philips ; Whereas I the undersigned,
a Justice of the peace, in, and for the county PikePike &
state of IllinoisIllinois, have received a
out of, and under the seal of the circuit court
in & for the county of St LouisSt Louis, StateMissouri ofMissouri MissouriMissouri
and to me directed for the examination of
, in a certain cause non pending and
mined in the said circuit court, between JuliaJulia
(a woman of colour) Plaintiff & SamuelSamuel J Mkinney
defendant and whereas, I am informed that your one
material witness for the Plaintiff, in the said
suit
suit; I therefore, by virtue of the said
require you and each of you
personally to be and appear before me at the court
house in the town of in the said county

of PikePike ,, on monday the 23rd day of July at
the hour of ten O Clock in the forenoon of said
day, then & there to be examined and to testify
the truth in relation to the said matter in
controversy; according to the best of your know
ledge, on the part and behalf of said plaintiff
Thereof fail not, under the penalty of the
what the law directs, Given under my
hand & sealthis at this18th day July AD 1831

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