Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11380301 Details

State:South Carolina
Location:Kershaw
Location Type:District/Parish
Salutation:South Carolina To the Honble the President and members of the Senate now met and setting in General Assembly
Filing Date:1803-November-29

General Petition Information

Abstract:Joshua Dinkins, "now aged and infirm," seeks compensation for "two very Valuable Negroe Slaves," taken and "carried away" by the "Rebel Colonel James Cary." Dinkins declares that there "are now in the district of Kershaw nine Slaves who were the property of the said James Cary and subject to ... the confiscation Act." He therefore prays that "your hon body to make him a reasonable recompense" from "the said nine Slaves which were the property of the said James Cary and not disposed of by the Authority of the State."
Result:referred to committee
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11380301

People Associated with Petition 11380301

Slaves:2
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:1
Other People:1

Citation Information

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

  • Records of the General Assembly
  • Document Number 1803 #24
  • Page: frames 0142-44
  • Microfilm: Reel #2, frames 0142-144

Processing Information

Record Created:10/21/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:3/12/2008 6:17:00 PM