Joseph v. Auguste Chouteau
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Territory of missouri
County of saint Louis

In the Circuit Court of the term of November 1810.

JosephJoseph by his attorney complains of AugusteAugust Chouteau ,
ChouteauAugust Chouteau , administrator of all and singular the goods and
chattels, rights and credits, which were of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,
deceased, who died interstate, of a plea of trespass, on
the case for that, whereas the said St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,
his life time to wit, on the fifteenth day of August the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and four-teen at the county of Saint CharlesSt Charles , court at the
county of Saint LouisSt Louis aforesaid and within the juris-
diction of this court was indebted to the said JosephJoseph
in the sum of three hundred and seven dollars and
fifty cents lawful money of the United StatesUnited States for
divers, goods, wares,, oil
and tallow, before that sold and delivered
to the said St PaulSt Paul at his special instance and request and
being so indebted be the said, St PaulSt Paul undertook
and then and there faithfully promised to the said
JosephJoseph to pay him the said sum of money when
he should be thereto afterwards requested.

And whereas afterwards, to wit on the day and
year aforesaid at the place aforesaid in consider-
ation that the said JosephJoseph at the like special,
instance and request of the said St PaulSt Paul had before
that time sold, and delivered to the said St PaulSt Paul
divers other goods wares merchandise
furs oil, and tallow, he the said St PaulSt Paul undertook
and then and there faithfully promised the said
JosephJoseph to pay him so much money therefore as
the said last mentioned goods wares merchandise

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furs oil and tallow, were reasonably worth;
and the said JosephJoseph avers that the said last, men-
tioned goods, wares, merchandise, , oil
and tallow, were then and there to wit at the
time and place aforesaid reasonably worth
the sum of other, three hundred and
seven dollars and fifty cents like lawful money;
whereof the said St PaulSt Paul then and there
had notice. And whereas afterwards, to wit; on the day
and year aforesaid at the place aforesaid
the said St PaulSt Paul in his lifetime was indebted
to the said JosephJoseph in the sum of sixty four
dollars like lawful money for money by the
said JosephJoseph before that time laid out
and expended from the said St PaulSt Paul at his
like special and , and being
so indebted he the said St PaulSt Paul in consider-
ation thereof afterwards to wit on the same day
and year aforesaid at the place aforesaid undertook
and then and their faithfully promised the said
JosephJoseph to pay him the said sum of money
when he should be thereunto, afterwards requested
yet the said St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, in his life time the
said several sums of money or any part thereof
to the said JosephJoseph did not pay although often
requested so to do, nor hath the said AugusteAugust Chouteau ,
ChouteauAugust Chouteau , since the death of said St PaulSt Paul
paid the same though often requested ; but the same
to pay hath heretofor, wholly refused and still doth,
refuse to the damage of the said JosephJoseph four
hundred dollars; wherefore he brings his

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Suit and so forth.


for plaintiff
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Territory of missouri
county of Saint LouisSt Louis

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica, to the sheriff of the county of Saint LouisSt Louis; Greeting

We command you to summon Auguste ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,
administrator of all and singular the good and Chattels,
rights and credits which were of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, de-
ceased who died interstate to appear at the next term
of the circuit court to be held at the town of SaintSt Louis
LouisSt Louis within and for the county of Saint LouisSt Louis on
the first monday in November next to answer unto
JosephJoseph in a plea of trespass,. The to the
damage of the said JosephJoseph four hundred
dollars and have you then there this writ,

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Witness MaryMary , P. clerk of our
circuit court at Saint LouisSt Louis this thirty,
first day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixteen and of our independence
the forty first

M. P. clk

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Executed this writ by the Defendant acknowledg,
ing, the service of the same, in the Town
of St LouisSt Louisaugust 1816


Service 50 Cents
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No 3.

St LouisSt Louis circuit court
November Term 1810

JosephJoseph
vs
AugusteAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,
adr, of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,

this is an action of trespass, on the case
damage
$ 400-Let a summons issue,

M.


Filed 31st July 1816

M. PM P Ledue. LedueM P Ledue,clk

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JosephJoseph
vs
AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,
admtr of, St PaulSt Paul

In the Circuit CourtCircuit Court Nov Term 1816

And the said plaintiff as to the defend-
ants first, plea in this behalf pleaded
Where he puts himself on the county doth, the like


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And for Replication to the defendants second, plea in the behalf
above pleaded the said plaintiff say that for anything alleged
in said plea he ought not to be and precluded,
because he says that the said St PaulSt Paul did not in
manner, and form as the said defendant has alleged
in said plea pay the plaintiff his demand as stated,
in his declaration and this he prays may be enquired, of by the country

M.

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And the said plaintiff for Replication to the third
plea of the said defendant this behalf above pleaded say that for anything alledged in said plea he ought,
not to be barred or precluded, from having his, said
thereof against said defendant because he says that the
said defendant did not in manner & form, as he has alleged
in his said plea pay to said plaintiff the
demand in the declaration mentioned and
this he prays may be enquired
of by, the country


atto,
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JosephJoseph
vs
AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,

Issue, to first
plea
Replication
to 2nd & 3rd issue, tendered

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AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admns,
of Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix,

JosephJoseph

In the Circuit Court of
the county of Saint LouisSt Louis
November Term 1816

And the said defendant comes and
defends the charge of the plea &, injury. When and saith
that the said Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix, did not
promise in manner or form as the said, plaintiff hath complaining
against him and of this he puts himself on the county

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And, for the plea in this behalf the said defendant
the charge of the plea injury where he had saith,
then the plaintiff of having maintaining, his said against him ought to be barred, and precluded,
because he says that the said Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix in,
his life time, to wit at the county aforesaid in
day of AugusteAuguste in the year, of one
thousand eight hundred and this defendant
and pay and satisfy to the said
plaintiff the sums of money, said , and this
he is ready to verify,, whereas he prays judgment
his .

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for further plea in this behalf the said defendant
further defends the charge of the plea of injury when the
and saith, that the plaintiff of having and maintaining,
in said action thereof against him ought to be barred,
and precluded, because he says that he said the
of the said Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix,. To wit, at the county
aforesaid on the of in the year
thousand eight hundred and , this defendant did
and truly pay and satisfy to the said

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Plaintiff the several, sums of money died you and the
he is ready to verify . Wherefore the pray
and his

E. HempsteadEdward Hempstead

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AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admr Lacroix,


JosephJoseph

plea

Filed 6th nov 1816

M. Ledue,

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AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau adms,

JosephJoseph

May Term Circuit court 1817

And the plaintiff take
that the said defendant will, claim as offsets, under
the law of , the following terms of
to wit-for an of hand,, given by said JosephJoseph
to said Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix,
the fourteenth day of October in the year one thousand eight hundred & twelve, pay in the month, of
may then next for the sum of four, hundred and thirty
nine dollars. -also in one other
terms of dollars a him by sold
and delivered on the of
one thousand eight hundred & twelve
the county of St CharlesSt Charles,;- also in the other sum of
five hundred, dollars
delivering and furnished to the
plaintiff at his request at Saint CharlesSt Charles aforesaid by the
said , on the

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first day of September, one thousand eight hundred & fourteen
and also, in the further sum of four hundred dollars lawful, money of
the United StatesUnited States, to much money paid and
then there and at the request of the
plaintiff by the said and also in the further sum of one hundred
dollars money then there by the said
plaintiff to and for the the .

E. HempsteadEdward Hempstead

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ChouteauChouteau ,

of

filed May 10th 1817


$ 158.63
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AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admns of,
S Paul Lacroix,

JosephJoseph

Action in St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
October Term 1817

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , the above named
Defendant being duly sworn, says that on the fourteenth day of June in the year one thousand eight hundred & seventeen he caused a Subpoena, to Issue, from
the office of the Clerk, of the said circuit court
to the sheriff of the county of St CharlesSt Charles to summon
FrancisFrancis Fencourt, and Reynald Soupard,
as witnesses for, said defendant in the above suit, that the
said sheriff did summon said witnesses, according
to Law. That the said witnesses, are
are necessary, witnesses, for
him on the trial of the above causes nor, can the
same facts be proved by any other witnesses, that he
by the next term of this,
Court he expects he then testimony or

Sworn and subscribed in
open, court October 14. 1817

to
in court this 14th October

M.

A.

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vsChouteauChouteau
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Town of Saint CharlesSt Charles in the courts of
St CharlesSt Charles territory of MissouriMissouri.

Personally came before in a justice of the
peace for the township of St CharlesSt Charles in the
county and territory aforesaid AmableAmable Que,-
nelle, and JosephJoseph Grezas, and being duly
sworn, say that they know of the delivery
of there first item of the within account
but know not that any prices were agreed,
on; and Amable Quenelle, says he knows
that the last item was paid to col.AugusteAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,

AmableAmable , his

X

mark Quenelle,
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his
sworn to and subscribed, before
me a justice of the peace
for the charles
the day and

JosephJoseph his

X

mark
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The above is a true translation of the
evidence recording to the best of my skill,

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Sworn, to before me a justice,
of the peace

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The Estate of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, $ pts
To JosephJoseph Quenelle QuenelleJoseph Quenelle ,
1814 25th Beaver $ 2 1/2, per pound...... 62 50
Do.. 125 gallons bears, oil at $ 1 per Gallon 187 50
Do.. 110 Suet or Deers, Tallocs at 25 cts, 27 50
Do.. Remittances to Aug Chouteau, in cash.. 64 ..
Total
$ 341 50
Do 1814 to 30 Bear Skins . . . . 30 ..
$ 371 50

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StateUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of st charles county Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault , Reynold
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the seventh day of Maynext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , administrator of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty sixth day of February in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first

MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc

- Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.
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Executed on Antoine Raynal, the 28th day of April 1817 in the township,
of Saint, charles and came into my hands too late to be executed on, francis

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S LouisS LouisCircuit CourtCircuit Court
May Term 1817.

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of
St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa for FrancoisFrancois Frenault FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
Raynauld Toupord,
St CharlesSt Charles County.
7th May 1817.

On FrancisFrancis [ Frearault ] this sub,
came into my hands too late, to be Executed 3rd May 1817.

HempsteadHempstead atty deft,
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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of the county, of Saint CharlesSt Charles
Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle , Joseph Joseph Grazas, as
and Antoine Raynal, junior
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the seventh day of Maynext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, St PaulSt Paul defendant, on the
part of the Plaintiff and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St.LouisSt Louis, this eleventh day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and sixteen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forthy first

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.
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Executed on JosephJoseph Grazos GrazosJoseph Grazos , in the township of Saint CharlesSt Charles on the
14th day of March 1817 on Antone Raynol, in said township on the
26th day of April 1817. AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle , is not to be found in my

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St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
vs
AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,

supa

Supa for
Amable QuennelleAmable Quennelle ,
Joseph Grazas,
Antoine Raynol,
for St CharlesSt Charles
7th May 1817

Sheriff's fees.

2 Services 66
6
50
$1.22

M.

for
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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of , St CharlesSt Charles County Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle ,
Joseph Grazas, Antoine Raynold,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the fourteenth day of October
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , admt of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix defendant, on the
part of the plaintiff and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this fourteenth day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first

M. PP Leduc . LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. By

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Executed on Antoin Raynold Junior in the town and township
of saint charles on the17th day of Sept. 1817. On AmableAmable Quinnelle,
in said town and township, on the thirteenth day of Sept. 1817 by leaving
a copy at his usual place of residence according ot the statute in
such cases made and provides. Joseph Grazas is not to be found
in my Ballewick

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S LouisS Louis Circuit court
October Term 1817.

JosephJoseph Quinnel
vs
August ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt,

sulpa

for
AmableAmable Quinnel,
Joseph Grazas
Antoine Raynald
St CharlesSt Charles county 14th October 1817

Sheriff's fees.

2 Services 12cts $.0"78
1 50 50
1"28

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of St CharlesSt Charles County Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon FrancoisFrancois Fromault Raynald,,
Taupaid,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the fourteenth day of Octobernext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein Joseph QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , admt of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix decd, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this fourteenth day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the Inde
-pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first.

M. PP Leduc . LeducP Leduc ,

clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. By

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S LouisS LouisCircuit CourtCircuit Court
October Term 1817.

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt,
of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,

St CharlesSt Charles county for
Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
Reynold Toupaid,
14th October 1817.

1. Service 33.1 .50 $0.50

HempsteadHempstead atty,

for Dft
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Executed on Raynal Toupais, alias Madam AntoineAntoine Reynal ,ReynalAntoine Reynal law
in the township of Saint CharlesSt Charles on the 17th day of September 1817. FrancisFrancis Freauralt, is not to be found in my Bailewick,

Note
Freareault, I am informed Resides at the village labor SaintSt Louis LouisSt Louis,

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri,
County Of St. St Charles,

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Joseph Grazos Antoine,
Raynald
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the 9th day of Feburary
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and A ChouteauA Chouteau admn Lacroix, defendant, on the
part of the plaintiff and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this third day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and 17 and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the 42nd

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. By

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St LouisSt Louis C Court
Term 1818

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuenelleJoseph Quenelle ,

AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau admt,
St P Lacroix,

St CharlesSt Charles county
for
Joseph Grazos,
Antoine Raynald,
$0.83.5

M.

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Executed on AntoineAntoine Reynal ,ReynalAntoine Reynal in the town of
Saint CharlesSt Charles the 10th day January 1818JosephJoseph Grazos
GrazosJoseph Grazos , is not to be found in my Bailiwick,-

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of StSt Charles. CharlesSt Charles

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault Raynald,
Toupais Amable QuennelleAmable Quennelle HenryHenry Hight,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the 9th day of February
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and A ChouteauA Chouteau Admt Sp Lacroix, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this third day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the inde-
pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty second

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. By

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St LouisSt Louis Circuit Ct,
February T. 1818.

AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau , admt
of St P Lecroix,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

St CharlesSt Charles County
HenryHenry Hight,
Frs Frenault,
Raynald Toupais,
AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle ,
February 9th 1818

Sheriffs fees.

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Executed HenryHenry Hight, in the township of
defendant on the 8th day of January 1818 on Madam Raynal,
alias Raynal Toupais, in the Town, of Saint CharlesSt Charles & the
16th day of January 1818. FrancoisFrancois Frenault FrenaultFrancois Frenault , and
AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle , are not to be found in my Bailiwick,

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of St CharlesSt Charles Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle ,JosephJoseph Grazos
GrazosJoseph Grazos , and Antoine Raynal,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the eighth day of June
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau admt, of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, defendant, on the
Plaintiff and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
Louis, this twenty first day of March in the year of, one thousand and eight hundred and eighteen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. by

.
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St LouisSt Louis C Court
June Term 1818.

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,

AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau admt,
of St PaulSt Paul
Lacroix decd,

St CharlesSt Charles county
for AmableAmable Quennelle QuennelleAmable Quennelle ,
Joseph Grazos,
Antoine, Reynald
June 8th 1818

M.


Sheriffs fees $ 1.10
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Served on AntoineAntoine Reynal ,ReynalAntoine Reynal in the town of St CharlesSt Charles in the
4th day of June 1818 on Amable QuennelleAmable Quennelle , on
the 5th day of June of the same JosephJoseph Grazos GrazosJoseph Grazos ,
is not to found in my County.

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summmon Reul Paul PeterPierre Chouteau ,
ChouteauPierre Chouteau , for
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
PersonPerson before the judge of our circuit court on the fourteenth day of October
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of Saint PaulSaint Paul Lacroix decd, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. Luduc, Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this fourteenth day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of st. L. C.C. By

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Executed

.66
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St LouisSt Louis circuit court
October Term 1817

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,
admt,
JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,

Sulpa

St Louis County for
PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau , of
Saint PaulSaint Paul
14th October 1817.

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the seventh day of May next
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein Joseph QuennelJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt StSt Paul, PaulSt Paul Lacroix, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty sixth day of February in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the Inde-
pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first

M.PP Leduc . LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.
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St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
May Term 1817.

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of
St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,

Joseph Chouteau,

Subpa

Subpa for-
PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,
St LouisSt Louis county
17th May 1817.

Executed in the
town and county
of S LouisS Louismarch 18t 1817. by P.

the
of the


Service 33

HempsteadHempstead

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau Reul Paul,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our ciruit court on the 9th day of February
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenell,
is plaintiff and AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau admt, of Lacroix, defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis this third day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventeen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first,

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. By

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Executed in R Paul PeterPierre Chouteau
ChouteauPierre Chouteau , not found

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St LouisSt Louis circuit Ct,
February T. 1817.

AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau admt,
of Lacroix,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennellJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

St LouisSt Louis Cty,

for

PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,


&

Reul, Paul

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Rerre, Paul
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the seventh day of Maynext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuenelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AugusteAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau , defendant, on the
part of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty third day of December in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and sixteen and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty first

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.
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No.

St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
May Term 1817

Auguste ChouteauAugust Chouteau adm,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuenelleJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

for Rerre, Paul
S LouisS Louis County
7th May - 1817

Executed by
reading, to R,
Paul, in the
Town and, county
of S LouisS Louis,3d June 1817 A.V.

for


Service 33
HempsteadHempstead atty for deft,
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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county
Greeting.

^You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,
Rerre, Paul
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the eight day of June
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein Joseph QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and A ChouteauA Chouteau admt of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, defendant, on the
of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty first day of March in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and eighteen and of the Inde
-pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty second

M. P. LeducP Leduc ,

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.

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St LouisSt Louis C Court
June Term 1818.

AugustAugust Chouteau ChouteauAugust Chouteau ,
admt, of StSt Paul, PaulSt Paul
Lacroix,
JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennellJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

St Louis County for
PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,
Renne,PaulPaul
June 8th 1818.

C Hemptstead atty for,
deft,

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Executed


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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county, Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the 10th day of Februarynext
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennellJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and AA Chouteau ChouteauA Chouteau , defendant, on the
part of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
St. LouisSt Louis, this 28th day of January in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and 18 and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the 42nd.

M. P. LeducP Leduc

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. by

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St LouisSt Louis C Court
February Term 1818

A ChouteauA Chouteau ,
JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennellJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

St LouisSt Louis Cty, for
Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
February 10th 1818

J. Hempstead atty,


for deft,
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G. Hempstead

.50
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Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of S LouisS Louis, sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of St CharlesSt Charles County,
Greeting.

You are hereby commanded to summon FrancoisFrancois Frenault FrenaultFrancois Frenault , and Raynald, Joupard
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the eighth day of June
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein JosephJoseph Quennuelle,
is plaintiff and A ChouteauA Chouteau admt of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, defendant, on the
defendant, and have you then there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. LeducP Leduc , Clerk of our said circuit court, at the town of
Louis, this twentieth day of March in the year of our lord, one thousand eight hundred and eighteen and of the inde-
pendence of the Unite States, the forty second.

M. P. LeducP Leduc

Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C. by

A.

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Served on Raynal Joupard, alias Madam Raynal on the
4th day of June 1818 in the town of St. CharlesSt CharlesFrancoisFrancois Frenault FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
is not to be found in my county.

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St LouisSt Louis C Court
June Term 1818

A ChouteauA Chouteau admt,
of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix,

JosephJoseph Quenelle QuennellJoseph Quenelle ,

Subpa

St CharlesSt Charles County
for
Francois FrenaultFrancois Frenault ,
Raynald Joupard,
June 8th 1818

Sheriff $ 0.8

G. Hempstead

for deft,