County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, SS.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County, Greeting:
We command you to summon John F DarlyJohn F Darly as
admr. of the Estate of MiltonMilton Duty decd.
that he be and appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court on the first day of the
next term thereof, to be held in the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis,
within and for the County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, on the third Mon
day of April next, then and there to answer unto
NellyNelly Duty of her petition for freedom
And have you then there this Writ.
Court with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at
office, in the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this
24th day of Novr. in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty nine.
M S CerreM S CerreClerk