Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10384511 Details

State:Delaware
Salutation:To The Honourable the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware
Filing Date:1845-January-10

General Petition Information

Abstract:Delaware resident James Law represents that he owns land and slaves in both Delaware and Maryland. He therefore prays that a law be passed enabling "him to employ the Said Slaves in Either State as it may Sute your Petitioner without endangering his rite of Propperty in Said Slaves."
Result:House: presented, read, referred
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10384511

People Associated with Petition 10384511

Slaves:0
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: 398-399
  • Microfilm: 398-399

Processing Information

Record Created:1/29/1998
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:1/7/2008 5:20:00 PM