Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11686201 Details

Location Type:County
Salutation:To the General Assembly of Virginia
Filing Date:1862-February-14

General Petition Information

Abstract:Seventeen citizens in Bath County complain that "the Negro Convicts in this section of the Country, are a perfect nuisance and we humbly ask that they be removed from our section of the County, and placed at Work on some of the fortifications at or near Richmond."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11686201

People Associated with Petition 11686201

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia

  • Legislative Petitions

Processing Information

Record Created:2/8/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:1/29/2009 7:12:00 AM