Supersedeas, 26 April 1843 [M. F. Thompson v. F. Dixon and E. Dixon]
, , to JS as Justice of the Peace, , Hancock Co., IL, 26 Apr. 1843, M. F. Thompson v. F. Dixon and E. Dixon (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1843); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of and unidentified scribe; docket printed with manuscript additions by , , Hancock Co., IL, [ca. 6 Apr. 1843]; notations printed with manuscript additions by , [, IL], 5 May 1843; two pages; Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court Legal Documents, 1839–1860, BYU. Includes seal.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF , To Jos. Smith Eq. Mayor of the city of EsqJUSTICE OF THE PEACE, AND ANY CONSTABLE OF SAID , Greeting:
WHEREAS, on the Sixth—— day of April— in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-three a judgment was rendered by Jos. Smith Esq. Mayor of the city of , Esq,, a Justice of the Peace within and for said county of , against Francis Dixon, and Elizabeth Dixon,—— in a suit insti[t]uted by ,—— against Francis Dixon and Elizabeth Dixon,—— for Seventeen—— Dollars and 87½,—— Cents, and Eight dollars & 75 cts,—— Costs of said suit, from which said judgment, the said Francis Dixon—— has appealed to the Circuit Court of said . You are therefore hereby enjoined and required to suspend all further proceedings in relation thereto, until our said court shall make other order to the contrary. And this you shall in no wise omit at your peril.
WITNESS, <> , Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at this twenty Sixth day of April—— in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-three