Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 21285414 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Caswell
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Worshipfull the Justices of the Court aforesaid (, )
Filing Date:1854-October
Ending Date:1854-October

General Petition Information

Abstract:The joint owners of four slaves, noting the "great difference in their values," ask that the slaves be sold and the proceeds divided among heirs.
Result:granted
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Order, October Term 1854; Report of Sale, January Term 1855
Pages of Related Documents:3

People Associated with Petition 21285414

Slaves:4
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:4
Other People:1

Citation Information

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

  • Records of the County Court, Miscellaneous Records, Slave Records, 1836-1864
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Processing Information

Record Created:11/4/1997
Record Final Edited:2/29/2004
Record Last Updated on:1/2/2007 12:32:00 PM