Subpoena, 28 March 1844–B [Sympson v. JS]

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State of Illinois,) Sc[ilice]t.
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The People of the State of , TO THE OF SAID GREETING:
WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON , , , & if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said county, at the Court House, in , on the Twenty Second— day of May— in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four— to testify, and the truth to speak, in relation to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between plaintiff, and Joseph Smith— defendant at the instance of the said laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under the penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and the manner in which you execute the same.
[seal]
WITNESS, Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at this Twenty-Eighth day of March— in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four
Clerk. By Depy [p. [1]]
[blank] DAY. NO. [blank]
SUBPOENA FOR , <​x​> &, <​x​> <​x​>
IN THE CASE OF vs Joseph Smith
In the Circuit Court, Illinois. To the May Term, A. D. 1844
 
I cannot, in my , find the within named [blank]
Sheriff, ., Ills.
 
I have served the within Writ, by reading the same to the within named April 16— 1844 Served on May 2nd. 1844
Sheriff, ., Ills.
 
Sheriff’s Fees.
4 Service of Subpoena, $ 1.00
Returning Subpoena, 12½
80 Miles Travel, 5.00
Total Amount, $6.12½
Sheriff, Ills.
 
Filed May 7 1844
clk
 
Filed august 12 1844
J[ames] M Campbell clk [p. [2]]

Footnotes

  1. new scribe logo

    Docket printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of David E. Head.  

  2. new scribe logo

    Notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of William Backenstos.  

  3. new scribe logo

    Notation in handwriting of David E. Head.  

  4. new scribe logo

    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.