Missouri Fur Company et. al. v. Thomas James
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Territory of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis


Ss.

ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa , PierrePierre Chouteau ChouteauChouteau August P ,AugustChouteau August P
PChouteau August P . ChouteauPierre Chouteau SylvesterLabbadie, William Clarke , WilliamWilliam MorrisonWilliam Morrison
PeterPeter Menard MenardPeter Menard C Andrew HenryAndrew Henry . and ReubenReuben LewisLewis
Traders Merchants in company under the name firm and
style of the MissouriMissouri Fur Company Fur CompanyMissouri Fur Company complain of ThomasThomas James
JamesThomas James of a plea of trespass on the case for that
the saidThomas JamesThomas James as the County aforesaid on
the day of october in the year One Thousand
Eight hundred & Nine by his certain prompting
him of that July by him subcribing
to the plaintiff then and there delivering promising
then by the name of the MissouriMissouri fur Company
to pay then on order the sum of
Hundred & forty three dollars eighty one cents
for receiving being for that he therein
is and thereby acknowledged to owe them.

You the said defendant- though
of the refusing and still
inform the same sum of money on any part
thereof to the plaintiff to pay to damages
Four Hundred dollars

E. HempsteadEdward Hempstead

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No 29
oct. 1814
Manuel LisaManuel Lisa

Thomas JamesThomas James



$400

This is an action of
trespass on the case to
recent money due on
a
upon & certain bail
required for $400

HempsteadHempstead

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Executed

Bail
Bond $ 1.20
travelling 1.20
$3.00

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Territory Of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis

sct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica, to the sheriff of the county of St. LouisSt Louis, Greeting.

We command you to take Thomas JamesThomas James
if he may be found within your bailiwick and him safely keep so that you may have
his body before the judges of our court of common pleas, to be held at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, within and
for the County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, on the fourth of October then there
to answer unto ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa PeterPierre Chouteau Chouteau AugustChouteau August P PChouteau August P . ChouteauPierre Chouteau , Sylvester Labadie,
WilliamWilliam Morrison Clark,WilliamWilliam MorrisonWilliam Morrison , Pierre MenardPierre Menard , Andrew HenryAndrew Henry , and ReubenReuben
LewisLewis merchants in company with the same firm of
the Missouri FurMissouri Fur Company CompanyMissouri Fur Company in a plea of trespass on the case
to the
damage of the said plaintiff the sum of
four hundred dollars- and have you then
there this writ.

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Witness MaryMary PP Leduc . LeducP Leduc
clerk of our said said court at the town of St. LouisSt Louis aforesaid, this
fourth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and Fourteen and of the Independence
of the United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica the thirty ninth

M.P. LeducP Leduc

Clk. St. LSt Louis. C.C.C.P.
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Manuel LisaManuel Lisa
vs
Thomas JamesThomas James

in care
damage
$1000.

This is an action of trespass
or the case founded on
of law for the
payment of money

The sheriff is require to take
Bail for $.400â

M. Clk


E. HempsteadEdward Hempstead