Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10382108 Details

State:Delaware
Location:Kent
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honourable the Senate and house of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General assembly met
Filing Date:1821-January-31

General Petition Information

Abstract:Isaac Davis is the owner of eighteen-year-old Richard and sixteen-year-old James, who "are to serve until they respectively arive to the ages of thirty years." Davis asks that a law be passed "Authorising him to remove the said Richard and James, to his farm in ... State of Maryland and to hold them during their time of Service."
Result:House: read, referred to committee
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10382108

People Associated with Petition 10382108

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

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 566-567
  • Microfilm: 566-567

Processing Information

Record Created:3/2/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:11/13/2007 7:23:00 PM