State of MissouriMissouri
St Louis County ss
Cloe Ann SmithCloe Ann Smith being duly
sworn says that the facts set forth in the forgo-
ing petition are true.
Cloe Ann her mark SmithSmith
Sworn to & subscribed
the 9th day of September 1844 Before me, a Justice
of the peace in our foresaid, county
. KretschmarKretschmarJustice of the peace.