Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11081401 Details

State:Mississippi
Salutation:To the Honourable the Legislative Council and House of Representatives of the Mississippi Territory
Filing Date:1814-November-22

General Petition Information

Abstract:Walter Irvin, executor of the estate of James McCarey, requests permission to emancipate the slaves Robert and Kitty. Irvin states that McCarey provided in his will for the freedom of the two "mulatto" children and bequeathed them the bulk of his property.
Result:bill reported
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11081401

People Associated with Petition 11081401

Slaves:2
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:1
Other People:1

Citation Information

Repository: Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, Mississippi

  • Territorial Legislature, Series 524
  • Box: 27

Processing Information

Record Created:8/27/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:9/5/2007 3:04:00 PM