Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10382504 Details

State:Delaware
Location:New Castle
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met
Filing Date:1825-January

General Petition Information

Abstract:Forty-two citizens "of the Borough of Wilmington respectfully solicit the passage of a Law to incorporate the African Benevolent Association agreeably to the prayer of the Petitioners in the annexed memorial, believing the measure is well adapted to promote the public welfare."
Result:House: read, referred
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:PAR #10382501
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 10382504

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

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 749-750
  • Microfilm: 749-750

Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:11/27/2007 3:03:00 PM