Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11385007 Details

State:South Carolina
Location:Spartanburg
Location Type:District/Parish
Salutation:To the Honorable the Senate & House of Representatives
Filing Date:circa 1850

General Petition Information

Abstract:Fifty-four-year-old free mulatto William Jackson, who had lived in the area his entire life, asks to free his wife Lucinda, "a slave though three degrees removed from the African race," and his six children: Susan, Martha, Mary, Berryman, Margaret, and Hosea.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Sponsor: Elias Chumpton Leitner, House, Spartanburgh District (1850-1853)
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11385007

Slaves:7
Free Persons of Color:1
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 #1866
  • Page: frames 184-85
  • Microfilm: Reel #1, frames 184-85

Processing Information

Record Created:10/16/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/5/2008 8:20:00 PM