Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11082901 Details

State:Mississippi
Location:Wayne
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Mississippi in General Assembly convened
Filing Date:1829-December-28

General Petition Information

Abstract:Rebecca Jones, a widow and the guardian of her five daughters, Vina, Darling, Polly, Emily, and Catherine, asks permission to take the minors' property to Alabama. The property consists of a few head of cattle and a female slave.
Result:bill drawn
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:A Bill to be entitled An Act to Authorize the Guardian of the Minor Heirs of John Jones to Remove the Personal Property to Alabama, n.d.
Pages of Related Documents:1

People Associated with Petition 11082901

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

Citation Information

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

  • Legislative Papers, Petitions and Memorials 1829
  • Record Group: 47
  • Volume: 19

Processing Information

Record Created:2/28/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:10/30/2007 9:45:00 AM