The Republican (Madison, Indiana)

July 15, 1830

State of Indiana, Switzerland county, ss. In the Switzerland Circuit Court

Sophia Guerraz, vs. John D. Guerraz - On petition for Divorce

On the 5th day of July 1830, the above named Petioner to wit, Sophia Guerraz by Stevens her attorney comes before John Wilson and Joseph Malin, Esquires, the associate Judges of the Circuit Court of said county of Switzerland; and it appearing to the satisfaction of said Judges, by the affidavite of J. F. Dufour, that the said defendant John David Guerraz is not a resident of the state of Indiana, and it further appearing to the satisfaction of said Judges that said Petitioner's petition was duly filed in the office of the clerk of said court in vacation, to wit, on the 5th day of July 1830. It is ordered by said Judges that the pendency of said petition be duly published for four weeks successively in the Indian Republican, a weekly newspaper, printed and published in the town of Madison, Jefferson county in the state of Indiana, before the first day of the next term of said Circuit court, to be began and held on the 3d Monday in August 1830, notifying said defendant that unless he appear thereto on the said first day of the next term of said court, that the matters and things therein contained will be heard in his absence. - By order of said associate judges. Teste. I. R. WHITEHEAD, CLE. July 7, 1830.