Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11684105 Details

State:Virginia
Location:Preston
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the General Assembly of Virginia
Filing Date:1841-December-9
Ending Date:1842-December-31

General Petition Information

Abstract:Jacob Plum asks for a divorce from his wife Mary Jane who a number of years prior to the filing of his petition gave birth to a mulatto child and continued to live with him until she recently abandoned their domicile. She has now been convicted of larceny and sent to the penitentiary.
Result:rejected
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Copy of Record of Circuit Superior Court, Statement of Jacob Plum, 4 September 1841
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 11684105

Slaves:0
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:1/23/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:4/27/2009 11:59:00 AM