Malinda Duty, a woman of colour v. George W. Coons
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StateMissouri ofMissouri MissouriMissouri
St Louis County

this day personally come before
me the undersigned Justice of the peace
in and for the County and State afore-
said. MalindaMalinda (a person of Color) Who
has included the above Petition who being
duly sworn desposes & says That the facts
therein contained and set forth are
true to the best of her knowledge and
belief. Given under my hand this
22nd day of July 1843

MalindaMalinda her


mark Duty
Sworn to & Subscribed
before Me this 22nd of July 1845
PeterPeter Cruess
Justice of the Peace
St louisSt Louis Co. Mo.