United States vs. Schooner Emperor

United States vs. Schooner Emperor

Lower Court

  • United States Supreme Court

Date

  • 1839

Box

  • 476

Folder

  • 864

Transcript

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absences and [?] of them and each and

every of them, in [?] wise not withstanding

and whatsoever you shall do in the promise

you shall duly certify unto the Judge aforesaid

at the time and place aforesaid together

with these presents.

Witness the Honorable John A.

Cameron Judge of our said

Court at the Courthouse this

25th day of May in the year

of our Lord one thousand

eight hundred and thirty seven and of the Independence

of the United States this

61st year.

United States of America

District of West Florida, to wit;

To the honorable John A. Cameron Judge of the Superior

Court for the District of West Florida setting as a

District Court of the United States.

(libel and information filed 25th of May 1837)

In the name and in behalf

of the United States for the District of West Florida

cometh here into Court and giveth the Court to understand

and be informed that heretofore to wit, and

since the first day of January in the year of our Lord

one thousand eight hundred and eight; to wit;

on the 6th day of February in the year of our Lord one

thousand eight hundred and thirty seven a certain

Charles G. Cox, late of the Territory of Florida, and

the United States of America did import and bring

into the said Territory of Florida and [?] the [?]

[?] of the United States, certain negroes or