Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20685317 Details

Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable Superior Court of said County
Filing Date:1853-April-26
Ending Date:1855-January-15

General Petition Information

Abstract:William B. March claims that Daniel Earp and Timothy Dickinson wrote two promissory notes to him as partial payment for two female slaves whom he sold to Dickinson and Earp. Dickinson has since died and the notes are past due. March petitions the court to order Earp to pay the debts.
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:PAR #21285223; Subpoena, Daniel Earp, 26 April 1853; Acknowledgment, Daniel Earp, 26 April 1853; Copy of Promissory Notes, Daniel Earp, 2 February 1852; Answer, Daniel Earp, May Term 1853; Confession of Judgment, Daniel Earp, 23 November 1853; Statement of Poverty, Daniel Earp, 2 December 1853; Jury Verdict, November Term 1854; Court Record, 15 January 1855; Copy of Fiere Facias, 15 January 1855; Receipts, 22 May 1855, 14 August 1855; Sheriff's Report, 20 September 1855; Certification of Transcripts, 22 May 1856; Certification, 23 May 1856
Pages of Related Documents:10

People Associated with Petition 20685317

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:3

Citation Information

Repository: North Carolina Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, North Carolina

  • Found in Records of the County Court, Davie County, North Carolina, Miscellaneous Records--1869

Processing Information

Record Created:1/20/1998
Record Final Edited:6/7/2000
Record Last Updated on:7/5/2007 9:59:00 AM