Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10382713 Details

State:Delaware
Location:New Castle
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met
Filing Date:1827-January-24

General Petition Information

Abstract:Delaware resident Samuel Hyatt, "in his line of business of pump making," states that he makes "frequent calls into the State of Maryland" and that he is "subject to considerable inconvenience & loss by being deprived of the labour of his aforesaid slave [Moses] while employed in that State." He therefore "prays that your Honorable Body will grant him a Law authorizing him to remove to & from this State into the State of Maryland for the purposes above recited."
Result:House: read, referred; Senate: read
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10382713

People Associated with Petition 10382713

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

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 91-92
  • Microfilm: 91-92

Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/27/2007 10:40:00 AM