Preston and Others v. George W. Coons, Administrator of the Estate of Milton Duty, et al.
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State of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis,


In the St.Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court , in Chancery.
April Term, 1843---Tuesday. May 16, 1843

Preston Braxton, et. al. vs.MiltonMilton duty's Admn. et al.

Notice to the defendants, Joel L. Anderson. DavidDavid Coons
CoonsDavid Coons , M.W.Swing, J.L.Craft, F.Sweeney, JohnJohn M
MJohn M .Gleim, D.Gentry, Jesse JonesJesse Jones , James AJames A .Shirley. the
President, Directors and Company of the Planters' Bank
of Mississipi, RobertRobert Strong, H. Bozatte, John Hender
son and WilliamWilliam Henderson.

The subpoena in this cause, having been returned by
the sheriff, that you cannot be found in his county, it is
ordered, that you be notified that said complainants have
filed a bill in chancery against you and others, the object
and general nature of which is for complainants to obtain
their freedom, and also to obtain specific and other lega
cies bequeathed by MiltonMilton Duty, deceased, to complain
ants and to enjoin George W.CoonsGeorge W Coons , administrator of
MiltonMilton Duty, deceased, from selling said complainants,
until the further order of this court, or the determination
of this suit; and it is further ordered, that you said de
fendants, appear at this court at the next term thereof, to
be begun and held at the city of St.LouisSt Louis, on the third
Monday of November next, and on or before the sixth
day thereof, answer or demur to said bill, or that the
same will te taken against you for confessed, and that a copy of this order be published according to law.

A copy.

Jno. RulandJohn Ruland

. Clerk,

W. H. Pritchartt. D. C .