Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11680401 Details

State:Virginia
Location:Lancaster
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Speaker and members of the house of delegates of the Commonwealth of Virginia
Filing Date:1804-December-4

General Petition Information

Abstract:Catharine Bond seeks compensation for her slave Daniel, executed for murdering William Mitchell, a white man. The court allowed only $78 for Daniel, a "very strong healthy young man.," an amount she deemed "very inadequate." She claims that she had been offered between 90 and 95 pounds for Daniel.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:4
Related Documents:Certificate, Griffin Garland, 9 November 1804; Certificate, Thomas Carter, 29 November 1804
Pages of Related Documents:3

People Associated with Petition 11680401

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

Citation Information

Repository: Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia

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Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1994
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/10/2008 5:52:00 PM