Jesse, a man of color v. George W. Coons
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State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

This day personally appeared
before the undersigned, JesseJesse , the above named
petitioner, who being duly sworn on his oath
says that the facts stated in the foregoing
petition are true to the best of his knowledge
and belief.

his Jess

Sworn to and subscribed
before me the 28th day of May 1844

PeterPeter Bruess
Justice of the Peace