Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20981917 Details

State:Maryland
Location:Anne Arundel
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Worshipful the Judges of the Orphans Court of Anne Arundel County
Filing Date:circa 1819

General Petition Information

Abstract:Patrick H. O'Reilly, on behalf of himself and other heirs of Johnson M. O'Reilly, petitions the court to have John O'Reilly appear and account for his administration of Johnson M. O'Reilly's estate. Patrick charges that John did not record all of the credits due the estate and that his report failed to mention that he "sold to a Southern Slave Dealer for three hundred and fifty Dollars a negro lad included in his Inventory named Jack."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:5
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 20981917

People Associated with Petition 20981917

Slaves:5
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:1
Petitioners:1
Other People:1

Citation Information

Repository: Maryland State Archives, Annapolis, Maryland

  • Register of Wills, 1809-1820 (Petitions and Orders)
  • Page: 548-552
  • Microfilm: CR 63,126

Processing Information

Record Created:2/8/2001
Record Final Edited:2/21/2002
Record Last Updated on:11/8/2006 12:55:00 PM