Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20682005 Details

State:Georgia
Location:Scriven
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the honorable the Superior Court, next to be held in and for the county aforesaid
Filing Date:1820-September-29

General Petition Information

Abstract:John Conyers sues Reuben Wilkinson for $2,000 in damages. He alleges that in 1819, Wilkinson, "with force and arms," cut down trees on his property. He used his "servants, negroes, horses" and wagons to fell the trees and carry them away, and he cultivated part of the petitioner's property for his own use. Conyers sues for damages.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 20682005

People Associated with Petition 20682005

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

Citation Information

Repository: Screven County Courthouse, Sylvania, Georgia

  • Records of the Superior Court, Minutes of the Superior Court 1816-1822
  • Page: 443-444

Processing Information

Record Created:2/20/1996
Record Final Edited:4/7/2000
Record Last Updated on:3/24/2006 8:23:00 AM