Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11583811 Details

State:Texas
Location:Red River
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Senate and House Representatives of the Republic of Texas in Congress Assemled
Filing Date:1838-March-17

General Petition Information

Abstract:Fifty-five residents support the request for citizenship of Edmund J. Carter, a free-born man of color who is honest, industrious, and "manfully Competent to discharge faithfully any of the privileges of citisenShip." Carter had emigrated from Tennessee.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:See PARs #11583810, #11583810
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11583811

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:1
Defendants:0
Petitioners:10
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Texas State Library-Archives Division, Austin, Texas

  • Records of the Legislature, Memorials and Petitions
  • Record Group: 100

Processing Information

Record Created:7/14/1996
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/8/2007 4:00:00 PM