Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11481304 Details

State:Tennessee
Location:Washington
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Tennessee
Filing Date:1813-September-27

General Petition Information

Abstract:Samuel Hamilton, a free man of color, asks that he may be permitted to prove his accounts; in "his present Situation [he] will Be Always liable to lose a Considerable Portion of the fruits of his honest Industry."
Result:referred to committee; "Reasonable"
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:List of Subscribers, Washington County, ca. 1813; Testimonial, Thomas McMackin, Green County, ca. 1813
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 11481304

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

Citation Information

Repository: Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Legislative Petitions
  • Document Number 16-3-1813-1a-2b
  • Microfilm: Reel #4,

Processing Information

Record Created:11/1/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:11/18/2008 2:32:00 PM