Robin: Chancery Cause, Fauquier County (Part 3 of 4)
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THE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA,
To the Sheriff of Fauquier County--Greeting:
We command you to summon Robin, Cyrus, Charles, Winny, Harry, Delilah, Charlotte, Harriet, Richard, Gustavus, Harrison, Lewis, Peter, Amey, George, Sarah Ann, Henny, Mary, Suzette, Elias, Alfred, Lucy, Thomas, Eliza, Robert, Polly, Celia, Margaret, Susan, Horace, Washington, Mary, Louisa, & Adaline, slaves of the estate of William Hunton deceased; Euphemia R. Hunton, Mildred Jane Hunton, Spencer G. Hunton & Joseph R. Hunton, to appear at the Clerk's Office of our Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery of the County of Fauquier, at the Court house of the said County, on the first Monday is November next, to answer a bill in Chancery exhibited against them in the said Court by Charles Hunton, Edwin Hunton & William G. Hunton, executors of William Hunton deceased: and unless they shall answer the said bill within four months thereafter, the Court will take the same for confessed, and decree accordingly: and this they shall in no wise omit under the penalty of $100;-And have then there this writ. Witness, William Fowke Phillips, Clerk of our said Circuit Superior Court, at the Court-house aforesaid, the 12th day of October 1839, and in the 64th year of the Commonwealth. Wm. F. Philips [Phillips]
[To be served by delivering a copy; and the TIME of service to be noted in the return.]