Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20784122 Details

State:Kentucky
Location:Barren
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable Judge of the Barren Circuit Court in chancery sitting
Filing Date:1841-March-25

General Petition Information

Abstract:Thomas claims to be the great-grandson of an American Indian woman from Virginia and therefore asserts that he is free. While this case is being determined, he asks to be taken into the custody of the sheriff and held or hired out, because he fears that he will be removed from the court's jurisdiction.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:5
Related Documents:PARs #20784116, #20784117, #20784120, #20784121, #20784123, #20784124, #20784126, #20784127, #21681109
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 20784122

Slaves:3
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:4
Petitioners:2
Other People:5

Citation Information

Repository: Kentucky Division of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky

  • Records of the Circuit Court, Equity Judgments
  • Microfilm: Reel #218692

Processing Information

Record Created:10/3/2000
Record Final Edited:11/10/2000
Record Last Updated on:5/31/2006 2:56:00 PM