Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10182601 Details

State:Alabama
Location:Franklin
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honourable the Senate and House of Representatives in General assembly Convened
Filing Date:1826-November-14

General Petition Information

Abstract:Benjamin Perry requests permission to emancipate his slave, Tom, "said Negro having been a most faithful Industrious and honest Slave and Whereas it is the Desire of your Petitioner that he Shall obtain his freedom as a just reward for his honesty and fidelity."
Result:referred to committee
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10182601

People Associated with Petition 10182601

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

Citation Information

Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama

  • Records of the Alabama Secretary of State, Legislative Bills and Resolutions

Processing Information

Record Created:8/24/1993
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:8/22/2007 3:33:00 PM