Summons, 15 October 1838 [Halsted, Haines & Co. v. O. Granger et al.]
Charles H. Foot, Summons, to Sheriff , for and Others, , Geauga Co., OH, 15 Oct. 1838, Halsted, Haines & Co. v. O. Granger et al. (Geauga Co., OH, Court of Common Pleas 1839). Copied [ca. 16 Apr. 1839] in Transcript of Proceedings, Geauga County Court of Common Pleas, Common Pleas Record, vol. W, p. 385; unidentified handwriting; Geauga County Archives and Records Center, Chardon, OH. Includes seal.
We command you that you summon , , , , Joseph Smith Jr. , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Samuel Newcomb , , William Foster, , , and , if they be found in your , to appear before our Court of Common Pleas for said to be holden held at on the sixth day of November next to answer unto , , & , firm of Halsted Haines & Co. in a plea of to their damage three thousand dollars as is said. Herein fail not but of this writ and your service make due return. Witness Clerk of said Court at this fifteenth day of October A.D. 1838
C[harles] H. Foot Dep Clerk
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Suit brought on note of hand given by defts to plffs for $2251.77 dolls. dated Sept 1st. 1837— Also for goods sold and delivered &c amount due $2266.40 Oct. 15. 1838—
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The State of Ohio , ss. I have executed the command of this writ by handing , William Foster, and true and attested copy of this writ the other defendants named in this writ not found in my bailiwick October 30 A.D. 1838— Depty Shff [p. 385]
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