Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20980605 Details

State:Maryland
Location:Anne Arundel
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable William Kilty Esquire Chancellor of Maryland (KILTY, William)
Filing Date:1806-June-11
Ending Date:1806-July-19

General Petition Information

Abstract:Cesar Williams, brother of Robert Williams, an insane free person of color, asks that Jerome Plummer be removed as trustee of his brother. Williams states that his brother "is now with your petitioner and is Supported by him, his wife and his two youngest children are also with him and supported by him, the eldest children have turned out for themselves." Williams therefore "prays your honor to take this application into consideration" and to require Plummer "to pay over and deliver to him all monies Tobacco and property of every description belonging to him the said Robert Williams."
Result:partially denied
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:PARs #20980503, #20980504, #20980505, #20980604, #20980606, #20980703, #20980704, #20980705, #20980706, #20980718Copy of Petition; Orders, 11 June 1806 and 19 July 1806; Copy of Order, 11 June 1806; Answer, Jerome Plummer, 20 July 1806; Depositions, William Richardson, Isaac Owens and George Gardner, 2 September 1806
Pages of Related Documents:12

People Associated with Petition 20980605

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

Citation Information

Repository: Maryland State Archives, Annapolis, Maryland

  • Schweninger Collection
  • Document Number 4015
  • Volume: 4239-5
  • Page: 56
  • Microfilm: M 11081

Processing Information

Record Created:9/10/1999
Record Final Edited:10/22/2001
Record Last Updated on:10/12/2006 9:21:00 AM