Robert D. Outbridge vs. Schooner Billow

Robert D. Outbridge vs. Schooner Billow

Lower Court

  • Leon County

Date

  • 1832

Box

  • 473

Folder

  • 866

Transcript

Are hereby required to attend at my office in the city of Tallahassee on Friday the eleventh day of June instant at 12 o'clock [?] m of the same day then and there to show cause why process of attachment should not open against said schooner Billow whereof you are master, her Tackle Apparel and Furniture according to the law and rules of Admiralty Courts to answer the claim of Robert D. Outerbridge for services as mate and mariner on board said Schooner during her voyage from Havana to the Port of St. Marks & according to the articles of shipping which will end on or about the 13[th] August next he having been discharged by you in violation of those articles, as he alleges . Given under my hand and seal this 9[th] June A.D. 1830

Leslie A. Thompson

Return on the above notice I have duly executed the [?] warrant by reading it to the defendant.

June 10[th] 1830 James Bryan Jr. Constable

Territory of Florida

Leon County

I Leslie A. Thompson one of the Justice of the Peace in and for the County aforesaid to hereby Certify That on the return of the [?] Summons Ellis H. Buell failed to appear as Summoned, but made default, and I the said Justice therefore in pursuance of the act of congress of the United States in such case made and provided do hereby further certify, that there is sufficient cause whereon to found Admiralty process Given under my hand & seal this 12[th] June A.D. 1830

Leslie A. Thompson

Upon the above Certificate an Attachment and Monition