Summons, 1 August 1843–B [Clayton v. E. W. Rhodes et al.]

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State of Illinois) Sct [scilicet]
The people of the state of To the sheriff of Knox County Greeting
We command you to summon Hugh Rhodes as administrator of Erie Rhodes deceased if to be found in your County personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said county on the first day of the next term thereof to be holden at the Court House in on the third Monday in the month of October A D 1843, to answer to a bill of complaint filed in our said circuit court on the side thereof against him and Eunice [Wright] Rhodes and others by . And have you then there this writ and make return thereon in what manner you execute the same
Witness clerk of our said circuit court at this first day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and forty three
clerk By Depy
[. . .]
I have served the within Summons by delivering a copy to the wife of the within named Hugh Rhodes this 13th day of Sept 1843.
Peter Frans. Sheriff K. C. Ill [p. [447]]


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