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 William BrownWilliam Brown
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
David McFoyDavid McFoy of his Petition hereto
And have you then there this Writ.
Court with the seal thereof hereto affixed at
office, in the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this
14th day of December in the
year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty
M S. CerreM S Cerre Clerk,I acknowledge myself bound for all costs that may occur in the above cause.
Witness my hand and seal at St. LouisSt Louis, this day of