Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10384914 Details

State:Delaware
Salutation:To the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware
Filing Date:circa 1849

General Petition Information

Abstract:Ninety-one petitioners, "votable citizens of the State of Delaware respectfully ask that you will enact such laws, as in your wisdom, may be deemed necessary for the immediate abolition of slavery in Delaware, with least possible injury to vested rights."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10384914

People Associated with Petition 10384914

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

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • Legislative Papers
  • Page: 521-523
  • Microfilm: 521-523

Processing Information

Record Created:1/30/1998
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/2/2007 5:52:00 PM