Petition, 10 January 1839 [Boosinger v. O. Cowdery et al.]

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In the Circuit Court April Term 1839
Joseph Smith Jun and)
To the Circuit Court Plaintiff states that he is the legal owner of a note against the defendants , Joseph Smith Jun and to the following effect
Tallmage Ohio May 26. 1836
For value received we promise to pay or bear[er] two hundred dollars two years from date with with six per cent interest after six months
Joseph Smith Jr
[p. 1]
Yet the debt remains unpaid therefore he demands judgment for his debt and damages for the detention thereof together with costs
Atty to
A[sa] D Brasher, ageant for [p. 2]
State of Missouri) ss. [scilicet]
County of )
I Elliot Roberts Clerk of the Circuit Court within and for the county of and aforesaid do certify that the foregoing Eleven pages of which this constitutes one do contain a full, true, and complete transcript of the record and proceedings had and taken in a certain action of debt lately determined in our said court between the parties therein named as fully as the sam[e] remains of record in my office.
In testimony whereof I have here unto set my hand & affixed the seal of said court at office this the 8th. day of January 1842.
Elliot Roberts Clerk [p. 11]
I sole Judge of the fifth Judicial Circuit of the state of composed of the counties of , , , and Carroll do certify that Elliott Roberts whose name and attestation is affixed to the foregoing certificate was at the time of making the <​same​> Clerk of the Caldwel[l] Circuit Court (it being a court of Record) duly commissioned and qualified as such, and that his said certificate is in due form of law. Given under my hand the 28th day of february 1842
[p. 12]


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    Certification in handwriting of Austin A. King.