Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20186307 Details

Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Hon of A A McMillan Judge of Probate in and for said county (MCMILLAN, A. A.)
Filing Date:1863-November-30
Ending Date:1863-December-21

General Petition Information

Abstract:M. P. Rogers, administratrix of the estate of the late John L. Rogers reports that the decedent "died seized and possessed of ... slaves by the names of Elizabeth aged 15 years and Edmun aged 32 years." Rogers reveals that "said slave Ed is now runaway and affirms that he will not live with your petitioner." Believing "that it will be to the Intrest of the Estate of said deceased to sell said Slaves and with the proceds of sale ... buy or purchase another slave to put in the place of said slaves [sic] Edmund."
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 20186307

People Associated with Petition 20186307

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:1

Citation Information

Repository: Coosa County Courthouse, Rockford, Alabama

  • Records of the Probate Court, Accounts 1863-1867
  • Page: 120

Processing Information

Record Created:11/29/1995
Record Final Edited:11/3/1999
Record Last Updated on:8/20/2007 11:40:00 AM