Subpoena, 21 September 1843 [Niswanger v. Wight and Jett]
, Subpoena, to Sheriff , for JS, , , and Stephen Litz, , Hancock Co., IL, 21 Sept. 1843, Niswanger v. Wight and Jett (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1844); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; docket printed with manuscript additions by , , Hancock Co., IL], [21 Sept. 1843]; notations printed with manuscript additions by , , IL, 2 Oct. 1843; notation in handwriting of , [, Hancock Co., IL], 5 Oct. 1843; two pages; private possession. Includes seal.
You are hereby commanded to SUMMON Joseph Smith, , , & Stephen Litz if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said , at the Court House, in , on the Seventeenth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three to testify, and the truth to speak, in relation to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between plaintiff, and & , defendants at the instance of the said Defendants, 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.
WITNESS, , Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this Twenty first day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three