Francois Deroin and Dennis Julien v. Patrick Lee
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St Louis County Ss. FrancoisFrancis De Rouin DerouinFrancis De Rouin and DavisDavis Julien

St Louis County Ss. FrancoisFrancis De Rouin DerouinFrancis De Rouin and DennisDennis
Julien merchants and traders trading and doing business
under the name style of Francois Derouin Dennis
Julian complain of PatrickPatrick Lee wherefore he took three packs
of Beaver skins and twenty four packs of shaved deer skins and
packs of raccoon skins and one pack of muskrat and other
skins mixed, the goods and chattels and property of them
the said plaintiffs and detained the same against
and pledges until restitution thereof was made by
the sheriff of the said county of Saint LouisSt Louis and therefore
the said FrancoisFrancis De Rouin DerouinFrancis De Rouin and DennisDennis Julien by their
Attorney complain for that the said PatrickPatrick on the eleventh day of May One thousand eight hundred fifteen
at the town of S LouisS Louis in the county of S LouisS Louis aforesaid
and within the jurisdiction of their court in a certain
ware house took the goods and chattels of them the said
DerouinDerouin and Julien three packs of Beaver skins weighing
three hundred and twenty eight pounds numbered "One
two three" of great value to writ of the value of seven hundred
dollars and twenty four packs of shaved deer skins weigh-
ing about two thousand four hundred and sixty five pounds
of great value to writ of the value of twelve hundred
dollars and four packs of raccoon skins containing three
hundred skins of great value to writ of the value of
three hundred dollars and one pack of muskrat and
other skins mixed containing sixty two skins of great value
to writ of the value of two hundred dollars all the
property goods or chattels of them the said plaintiff and
unjustly detained the same against and pledges
until the sheriff of the said county of Saint LouisSt Louis made
deliverance thereof to them the said plaintiffs where-
fore the said DerouinDerouin and Julien the said plaintiffs
say that they are injured and have sustained damage

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to the value of three thousand dollars and therefore
they bring suit

Charles Lucas
atty for Plff

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Territory of MissouriMissouri
County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis

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

We command you that if Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin and DennisDennis
Julien, merchants and traders, trading and doing business under the
name style of Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin and DennisDennis Julien
shall make you secure you cause to be and delivered
to them the said DerouinDerouin and Julien three packs of Beaver
skins numbered "One, two three" of the value of seven hundred dollars,
and twenty four packs of shaved deer skins of the value of twelve
hundred dollars, and four packs of raccoon skins of the value of
three hundred dollars and one pack of muskrat and other skins
mixed of the value of two hundred dollars, the property of the
said DerouinDerouin and Julien as they say which said property is
detained by PatrickPatrick Lee against and pledges And
that you summon the said Patricks Lee if he may be found
within your bailiwick that he be and appear before ourCir-
cuit court to be holden at the town of Saint LouisSt Louis within and
for the County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis on the second monday in July
next then and there to answer unto DerouinDerouin and Julien doing
business under the name style aform of Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin
and DennisDennis Julien of a plea wherefore be the said PatrickPatrick
took three packs of Beaver skins numbered "one, two three" of the
value of seven hundred dollars and twenty four packs
of shaved deer skins of the value of twelve hundred dollars
and four packs of raccoon skins of the value of three hun-
dred dollars and one pack of muskrat and other skins mixed
of the value of two hundred dollars the property of the said
DerouinDerouin and Julien and the said property detains against
and pledges to the damage of the said DerouinDerouin and
Julien three thousand dollars and have you then there
this writ.

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Witness MaryMary P. Ledger check of our said circuit
court at S LouisS Louis this eleventh day of May in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and
fifteen and of our Independence the thirty ninth

M. P. clk

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No. 12 St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
July Term 1815
FrancoisFrancis De Rouin DerouinFrancis De Rouin to
DennisDennis Julien-
vs
PatrickPatrick Lee

Declaration in

Let a writ of people
him according to the
within declaration
damage $3000

C. LucasLucas
atty

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Executed on the 11th day of May as
will more fully appear by the enclosed
List and Bond

M Thompson Shrff

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and Bail Bond-$1.50

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List of peltry recieved out of the hand
of PatrickPatrick Lee on the 11th day of may 1815

1 pack of BeaversNo 1- lot 97

1 - - no 2 - 100

1 - - no 3 96

containing 27 lbs Beaver 99 lbsRaccoon skins
62 muskratsskins 35 18 deer skins

1 pack of raccoon skinsNo 9-

1 - - no 3

1 - no 1

1 - - no2 wth

27 Beaver and 99 raccoon skins

23 packs of shaved deer skins-

Delivered to Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin
May 11th 1815

M Thompson shrff

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Know all men by these presents that W Francois
Derouin and Bernerd PrattePratte both of the county of St LouisSt Louis
and territory of MissouriMissouri an held and firmly bound
untoJohn MJohn M . ThompsonThompson sheriff of St LouisSt Louis county
or his successors in office in the first andfull
sum of five thousand dollars currency of the
United StatesUnited States to the payment of which will and
truely to be made we bind ourselves and
severally our and each of our
and firmly by these presents sealed
with our seals and signed with our hands
this eleventh day of May Eighteen hundred and fifteen

The of the above obligation
is such that whereas the aforesaid Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin
and DennisDennis Julian have this day received a certain
of a peltry out of the lands of PatrickPatrick
Lee by virtue of a writ of
clerks office of the circuit court of St LouisSt Louisas will
more fully appear from the return as said
for it - now if the said Francois DerouinFrancis De Rouin and
DennisDennis Julian return the aforesaid property to
the said PatrickPatrick Lee if it should be adjudged
to him by the said circuit court or any other
court at any further period in as good order
as when it was when they received it and

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without waste or defalcation when this obligation
to be void else to remain in full force and -
written in Law

Witness

Hubert GuionGuion

his
FrancoisFrancois

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DerouinDerouin
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