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 A BA B McAfee McAfeeA B McAfee and FrederickFrederick
Norcum Glenville BlakeyBlakey and WilliamWilliam E Moore
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 Monday of November
next: then and there to answer the complaint of HesterHester WilliamsWilliams Priscilla
PriscillaWilliams Priscilla WilliamsWilliams and Ella WilliamsElla Williams by their next friend
JordanJordan M EarlyM Early
as set forth in the annexed petition
and have you then and there this writ.
with the Seal thereof hereto affixed, at office in the
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this eleventh day of October in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and fifty three
M S CerreM S Cerre Clerk.