Subpoena, 9 May 1843 [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault]
, Subpoena, to Sheriff , for David Mathews and Michael Barns, , Hancock Co., IL, 9 May 1843, City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1843); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; witnessed by on behalf of , 9 May 1843; docket printed with manuscript additions by , , Hancock Co., IL, [9 May 1843]; notations printed with manuscript additions by James M. Charles on behalf of , , IL, 13 May 1843; two pages; microfilm in Circuit Court case files, 1830–1900, CHL. Includes seal.
The People of the State of , to the of said , GREETING:
WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON David W. Mathews & Michael Barnes [Barns] if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said , at the Court House, in , on the 16th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty 3 to testify, and the truth to speak, in relatiou [relation] to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between The City of plaintiff[blank], and defendant[blank], at the instance of the said Deft laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and of the manner in which you executed the same.
WITNESS, , Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this 9th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three