Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20184610 Details

State:Alabama
Location:Montgomery
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable Chancellor of the Southern Chancery Division of the State of Alabama
Filing Date:1846-August-17

General Petition Information

Abstract:In a marriage contract, Jordan Peters acquired interest "in certain negro slaves" and some town lots. Now Joseph Williams is suing Peters and his wife to force them to pay their debts, with the expectation that they will be able to generate income from the hire of the slaves or sale of the lots.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Copies of Subpoena, 17 August 1846; Court Orders, 29 February 1836, 8 August 1836; Commissioners' Report, 8 August 1836; Quit Claim Deed, 19 August 1836; Deed of Gift, Andrew McBryde to Harriett Peters, 3 October 1836
Pages of Related Documents:4

People Associated with Petition 20184610

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:3
Petitioners:1
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Montgomery County Courthouse, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Records of the Circuit Court, [Records Chancery Court 1846]
  • Page: 511-512; 516-518; 521

Processing Information

Record Created:11/2/1995
Record Final Edited:12/19/1998
Record Last Updated on:4/25/2007 9:33:00 AM