Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11085918 Details

State:Mississippi
Location:Hinds
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Legislature of Mississippi
Filing Date:circa 1859

General Petition Information

Abstract:Free man of color Jesse Russell asks the legislature to pass a special act to make him the property of James Tapley of Hinds County.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11085918

People Associated with Petition 11085918

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

Citation Information

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

  • Legislative Papers, Petitions and Memorials
  • Record Group: 47
  • Box: 27
  • Volume: 27

Processing Information

Record Created:3/1/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:11/29/2007 12:01:00 PM