Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10583701 Details

Salutation:To the Honorable the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida
Filing Date:circa 1837

General Petition Information

Abstract:The uncle and guardian of a slaveholding minor asks permission to take several slaves belonging to his niece from the Florida Territory to the Republic of Texas. The guardian, James Patterson, was moving there with his family and wished to take his niece with him.
Result:read, referred to Select Committee
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10583701

People Associated with Petition 10583701

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Florida State Archives, Tallahassee, Florida

  • Territorial Legislative Council, Series 876
  • Record Group: 910
  • Box: 6
  • Folder: 1

Processing Information

Record Created:9/9/1993
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:8/23/2007 4:59:00 PM