Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10383003 Details

State:Delaware
Location:New Castle
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Senate & house of representatives of Delaware in General Assemlby met
Filing Date:circa 1830

General Petition Information

Abstract:Dr. James Thompson asks that he may "be authorized according to the laws of the State, to introduce into it, from Virginia, a certain female slave named Hannah & to be held here by him as such." Thompson states that Hannah "is upwards of fifty years of age" and is "of the great desire" to come and reside with his family in Delaware.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:James Thompson to Representative Harman Talley, ca. 1830
Pages of Related Documents:1

People Associated with Petition 10383003

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: 164-167
  • Microfilm: 164-167

Processing Information

Record Created:3/2/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/28/2007 10:13:00 PM