State Of IllinoisIllinois,
St. Clair County, Ss.
I John Hay, Clerk of the County Commisioners' Court of the
said county of St. Clair, (and ex officio recorder of civil Commisions,)
do hereby certify, that John C SmithSmith Esquire, the person
whose name is subscribed to the foregoing certificate was at the time of executing the same, an
acting Justice of the Peace of said county, duly commisioned and qualified, and to all such his official
acts, full faith and credit are and ought to be given.
at Belleville, this Seventeenth day of July in the year of our Lord, Eighteen hundred and thirty two
and of the Independence of the United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica, the fifty-seventh