Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11083302 Details

State:Mississippi
Location:Adams
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the senate and house of Representatives of the state of Mississippi
Filing Date:1833-January-5

General Petition Information

Abstract:As executor of the late Mary H. Green's estate, James Railey asks to emancipate an elderly woman named Aggy, or Aggy Butler Green, on account of her "meritorious conduct and faithful services." As executor and trustee of the late James Green's estate, Railey seeks to "liberate and set free a negro man slave" named Grainger, or Grainger Butler Green, for his "faithful services and meritorious conduct." The will of Mary H. Green, a related document, reveals that James Green was Mary Green's son.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:4
Related Documents:Copy of Extract of the Will of Mary H. Green, 1 January 1833; see PAR #11083201
Pages of Related Documents:3

People Associated with Petition 11083302

Slaves:4
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:1
Other People:2

Citation Information

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

  • Legislative Papers, Petitions and Memorials
  • Record Group: 47
  • Volume: 20

Processing Information

Record Created:2/28/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:11/7/2007 1:04:00 PM