Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11382605 Details

State:South Carolina
Location:Edgefield
Location Type:District/Parish
Salutation:To the Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives
Filing Date:circa 1826

General Petition Information

Abstract:Dr. Edward B. Hibbler represents that "a negro man of your petitioner was condemned to be executed; and your petitioner further sheweth that the sentence of the Court has been carryed into effect." He therefore prays "to be paid the Sum usually allowed in such cases." Hibbler's slave Hampton was convicted and executed for "committing a rape."
Result:granted, allowed $122.44
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Copy of Record of the Court of Justices and Freeholders, Edgefield District, State v. Hampton, a Negro, 7 November 1826; Certificate, Harry Lowe, 11 December 1826; Sponsor: Andrew Pickens Butler, House, Edgefield District (1824-1830)
Pages of Related Documents:4

People Associated with Petition 11382605

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 ND #510
  • Page: frames 1135-40
  • Microfilm: Reel #1, frames 1135-40

Processing Information

Record Created:1/14/1994
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:10/14/2008 9:54:00 AM