Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10382703 Details

Location:New Castle
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the General Assembly of the State of Delaware
Filing Date:1827-January-11

General Petition Information

Abstract:Moses Bradford "owns a manumitted negro girl, named Ann, about nine years of age, now living in Cecil County, and state of Maryland." Bradford, "being desirous of bringing her into the state of Delaware," prays "the General Assembly to grant him the power, that thus he may be enabled to have the advantage of her service in this state, during the period for which she is to serve."
Result:House: read, referred; Senate: read
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10382703

People Associated with Petition 10382703

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 65-66
  • Microfilm: 65-66

Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/26/2007 3:49:00 PM