Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11384807 Details

State:South Carolina
Location Type:District/Parish
Salutation:[To the Senate of South Carolina]
Filing Date:1848-December

General Petition Information

Abstract:Richard Singleton, executor of the estate of John Singleton, seeks compensation for a slave, Dick, who was convicted and executed in 1826 in Sumter District. He also seeks compensation for Paul and Bacchus, who were convicted and executed in 1843 in Richland District for murdering their overseer.
Result:referred to Claims Committee
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Affidavit, Jeptha Dyson, Richland District, 6 December 1848; Affidavit, J. D. Tradewell, Richland District, 7 December 1848; Sponsor: Franklin Israel Moses, Senate, Claremont District (1841-1864), Sumter District (1865)
Pages of Related Documents:4

People Associated with Petition 11384807

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 ND #2906
  • Page: frames 661-66
  • Microfilm: Reel #2, frames 801-03

Processing Information

Record Created:10/29/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/1/2008 6:06:00 PM