Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11379004 Details

State:South Carolina
Location:Charleston
Location Type:District/Parish
Salutation:To the honourable Jacob Read Esq. Speaker & the honourable Members of the House of Representatives (READ, Jacob)
Filing Date:1790-January-6

General Petition Information

Abstract:Sarah Barker prays that permission be granted to her husband John, "now Residing in the Town of Kingston, in the Island of Jamaica, and by Profession a School Master," and who now desires to leave Jamaica, "to transport into this State, thirteen Negro Slaves his House Servants for the purpose of Settling with his family in the City of Charleston."
Result:referred to committee
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11379004

People Associated with Petition 11379004

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

Citation Information

Repository: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina

  • Records of the General Assembly
  • Document Number 1790 #6
  • Page: frames 752-53
  • Microfilm: Reel #2, frames 752-53

Processing Information

Record Created:10/19/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:2/7/2008 7:00:00 AM