Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11285605 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Orange
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina
Filing Date:circa 1856

General Petition Information

Abstract:Eighty-one "citizens of Chapel Hill and its vicinity unite in recommending the petition in behalf of Sam Morphis to the favorable consideration of the General Assembly" for his emancipation.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:See PARs 11285603, #11285604
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11285605

Slaves:1
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:10
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: North Carolina Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, North Carolina

  • General Assembly, Session Records

Processing Information

Record Created:2/9/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:10/28/2008 12:37:00 PM