Anson and Michael, persons of color, by and through their next friend, William Clark v. Elijah Mitchel
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I have the body of the within named MichaelMichael before
said Court as thither commanded he was on the
26th taken out of the possession of HenryHenry G Mitchel GHenry G Mitchel
MitchelHenry G Mitchel &HGRussel on a warrant for kidnapping
againstwhom a warrant had issued for kidnapping
the said MitchelMitchell was arrested by the name of
MartinMartin Mitchel MitchelMartin Mitchel & the said MichaelMichael was kept &
has ben detained in the jail of JeffersonJefferson County CountyJefferson County
for safe keeping & for no other cause May 30th 1832