John O'Fallon et al. vs. Charles Hempstead and Mary Lisa
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State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis
OctoberJune Term 1823
Circuit CourtCircuit Court

John O FallonJohn O'Fallon BernardBernard Pratte
PratteBernard Pratte , William ClarkWilliam Clark AugusteAugust Chouteau
ChoteauAugust Chouteau and Robert WashRobert Wash complain
of Charles L HempsteadCharles L Hempstead Executor
& Mary LisaMary Lisa Executrix of the last
will and testament of ManuelManuel Lisa
LisaManuel Lisa &c of a plea of trespass on
the case upon promises for that
whereas heretofore to wit on the
twentieth day of May in the year
Eighteen hundred and twenty
three at the county aforesaid
the said Charles LCharles L Hempstead HempsteadCharles L Hempstead as
Executor and Mary LisaMary Lisa as Exec
utors of Manuel LisaManuel Lisa did was
indebted to the said Plaintiffs in the of fifteen hundred dollars for as
much money before that time lent
and advanced to the said Defendants
as exrs aforesaid by the said Plaintiffs
and at the special instance and request
of said Defendants and in the further
sum of fifteen hundred dollars
for so much money before that time

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had and received by the said CharlesCharles L Hempstead
LCharles L Hempstead HempsteadCharles L Hempstead as Exr. and Mary LisaMary Lisa
as Exr. of ManuelManuel Lisa's deed to
and for the use of the said Plaintiffs
and in the further sum of fifteen
hundred dollars for so much money
by the said plaintiffs before that
paid laid out and expended to
and for the use of the said defendants
as Exrs aforesaid at their special
instance and request and being
so indebted they the said Defendant
as Exrs. aforesaid on the day &
year aforesaid of the county
aforesaid inconsideration
thereof undertook
and then & there faithfully knows
the said Plaintiff to pay them
the said severalsums of money
aforesaid nevertheless the said
defts other after requested so to do
have not paid the said sums
of money or any part there of
but the Same to pay havehitherto
wholly neglected and refused and
still do refuse to the damage
of said plaintiff of two thousand
dollars and therefore they pray

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Jn O FallonO Fallon
vs
Chas L. Hempstead
& Mary LisaMary Lisa