Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11382702 Details

State:South Carolina
Salutation:To the Honorable the Speaker & other Members of the House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina
Filing Date:1827-November-21

General Petition Information

Abstract:John McFaddin, executor of the estate of Thomas Cubbage, requests the manumission of Amelia. McFaddin states that his testator "did bequeath to his aged & faithful servant Amelia not only her freedom but also sundry goods & chattels particularly for her kind & unwearied care & attention to him during a distressing & protracted illness which terminated in his death." The petitioner therefore prays that an act be passed "manumitting the said negro Woman Amelia & invest her with the goods & chattels bequeathed her."
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11382702

People Associated with Petition 11382702

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:1

Citation Information

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

  • Records of the General Assembly
  • Document Number 1827 #103
  • Page: frames 650-51
  • Microfilm: Reel #1, Frames 650-51

Processing Information

Record Created:1/21/1994
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:10/15/2008 11:02:00 AM