Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20681706 Details

Location Type:County
Salutation:To the honorable the Superior Court of said County & State
Filing Date:circa 1817
Ending Date:1820-January-19

General Petition Information

Abstract:Robert Moreland is the guardian to the orphans of William Ingram. He contends that Thomas Mills is indebted to him for $50, excluding interest. The debt was incurred for the hiring of a slave named Aggy. However, Mills has failed to honor this financial obligation. Moreland asks the court to intervene on his behalf. He sues for $200 in damages.
Result:partially granted
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:Subpoena, Thomas Mills, 23 March 1818; Sheriff's Return, 23 March 1818; Promissory Note, 8 January 1817; Answer, Thomas Mills, ca. 1817; Certification, Tuttle N. Moreland, ca. 1817; Jury Verdict and Order, 26 October 1818; Jury Verdict and Order, 19 January 1820
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 20681706

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:1

Citation Information

Repository: Pulaski County Courthouse, Hawkinsville, Georgia

  • Records of the Superior Court, Record Book 1815-1821
  • Page: 154-56

Processing Information

Record Created:2/8/1996
Record Final Edited:4/19/2000
Record Last Updated on:3/16/2006 10:44:00 AM