Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20682304 Details

State:Georgia
Location:Greene
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Inferior Court of said County
Filing Date:circa 1823-June
Ending Date:circa 1823-June

General Petition Information

Abstract:Betsey Edwin (alias Betsey Riley) is a free woman of color, "upwards" of twenty-one years of age. She asks the court that "a Guardian [be] appointed for the management of her person & property." She asks the court to approve Augustus B. Longstreet as her guardian.
Result:granted
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:Court Record and Court Ruling, June Term 1823
Pages of Related Documents:1

People Associated with Petition 20682304

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

Citation Information

Repository: Greene County Courthouse, Greensboro, Georgia

  • Records of the Inferior Court, Minutes 1820-1829 [in Records of the Superior Court]
  • Page: 113-114

Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1996
Record Final Edited:4/19/2000
Record Last Updated on:2/21/2007 10:23:00 AM