Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10384704 Details

State:Delaware
Salutation:To the Senate and House of Representatives of Delaware
Filing Date:1847-February-4

General Petition Information

Abstract:"The petition of the undersigned, inhabitants of the said State, respectfully asks that you will enact a suitable law for effecting the extinction of Slavery within this Commonwealth." Forty-four citizens signed said petition.
Result:Senate: presented, read
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:See PAR #10384711
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 10384704

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:10
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 438-439
  • Microfilm: 438-439

Processing Information

Record Created:1/29/1998
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:1/5/2008 1:28:00 PM