Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11380013 Details

State:South Carolina
Salutation:To the Honble Theodore Gaillard Esq. Speaker & the other Members of the Honble the House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina (GAILLARD, Theodore)
Filing Date:circa 1800

General Petition Information

Abstract:William Somarsall seeks compensation for his slave, September, who was "condemned and executed for Murder." He avers that September was "valued & appraised at one Hundred Pounds Sterling" by the Court of Justices and Freeholders. The petitioner therefore "submits his Case & relies on the Justice of the legislature to afford him such relief" as his circumstance may require.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11380013

People Associated with Petition 11380013

Slaves:1
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 1800 #186
  • Page: frames 509-10
  • Microfilm: Reel #2, frames 509-10

Processing Information

Record Created:10/21/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:3/8/2008 10:02:00 PM