Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10181801 Details

State:Alabama
Location:Unknown
Location Type:County
Salutation:[To the Honorable Legislative Council] (, )
Filing Date:circa 1818

General Petition Information

Abstract:Slave owner David Norris seeks to emancipate his slave Nancy, who saved his life when he was about to be killed "by the hostile Indians" in the Missouri Territory.
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# of Petition Pages:2
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Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 10181801

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

Citation Information

Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Alabama (Territory) General Assembly, Petitions 1817-1818
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Processing Information

Record Created:12/5/2001
Record Final Edited:12/5/2001
Record Last Updated on:8/22/2007 3:22:00 PM