Venire Facias, 19 September 1843 [Niswanger v. Wight and Jett]
, , to Any Constable, , Hancock Co., IL, 19 Sept. 1843, Niswanger v. Wight and Jett (Nauvoo, IL, Justice of the Peace Court 1843); handwriting of ; notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL], 21 Sept. 1843; docket by , [ca. 21 Sept. 1843]; two pages; private possession.
The people of the state of to any constable of said greeting:
We commanded you to summon 12 lawful men of your to appear before me at <my office forthwith>who are not of kin to plantiff or to defendant to make a jury between said parties in a plea of $.79 84 cts because the as well the said as the said have put themselves for trial and have you then there the names of the Jury and this writ witness my hand and seal this 19th day of sept. 1843