Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20585717 Details

State:Florida
Location:Escambia
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Circuit Court Escambia County (, )
Filing Date:1857-June-15
Ending Date:circa 1857

General Petition Information

Abstract:Catherine Llopis, a free person of color, seeks a divorce from her husband, Francis Llopis, because he "has wilfully, obstinately and continuously deserted your petitioner, furnishing no means of support for herself and children." She therefore "prays this Honorable Court to make a decree divorcing your petitioner from her said husband."
Result:granted
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:Order, 16 June 1857; Copy of Order, 16 June 1857; Certification of Copy, 17 June 1857; Affidavit, [?] Smith, 23 June 1857; Affidavit, Sebastian Barrias, 15 June 1857; Deposition, Manuel Hernandez and Sebastian Barrias, 24 July 1857; Order, Fall 1857
Pages of Related Documents:7

People Associated with Petition 20585717

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

Citation Information

Repository: Escambia County Courthouse, Pensacola, Florida

  • Records of Probate Court
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  • Document Number 1684-CA-01
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Processing Information

Record Created:4/26/2000
Record Final Edited:5/2/2000
Record Last Updated on:1/14/2008 8:26:00 PM