Execution, 7 May 1844 [State of Illinois v. Greene et al. on Habeas Corpus]

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State of Illinois) sct. [scilicet]—
City of )
The people of the City of <​State of ​> To the of Said . Greeting
We command you that of the goods and chattels of of <​in​> your you make the sum of nineteen dollars and eighty six and ¼ cents, costs in the Municipal court of said on the 2d and 3d of April 1844, wherein , and were on trial on and praying to be released from custody. wherein they were held. by virtue of a warrant issued by Justice of the peace, on complaint of said , and hereof make due return to me written seventy days from date.
Given under my hand and seal of cou[r]t this 7th day of May 1844. at city afaisd [aforesaid]
, Clerk. M. C. C. M. [p. [1]]
May 7. 1844
Receved June 5— 9 oclk P. M.
C. M
I Return this Execution nothing made, there being no property Whereupon to Levy the same; belonging to said & also this Execution came to my hands Since the death of former Marshall of the City of & since the proper return day of the same
Novr. 4th 1844
J[onathan] C. Wright C. M
Marshall Fees
Serving & Returning Execution 50
entering retu[r]n of execution— 12½
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    TEXT: Embossed seal, “MUNICIPAL COURT City of Nauvoo Il”.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Willard Richards.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of John P. Greene.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Jonathan C. Wright.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Willard Richards.