Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11278701 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Halifax
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable Assembly of the State of North Carolina
Filing Date:1787-November-30

General Petition Information

Abstract:Fanny McNeill, widow of James McNeill of Halifax County, states that his property "was confiscated and sold by the Commissioner of Halifax district which said property your said Petitioner claimed the third part of." McNeill reports that she "has since drawn the money out of the hands of Commissioner," except for ₤270 "in the hands of Joseph Clinch of Nash County, it being the amount of the Sales of three negroes, for which the said Clinch as not yet paid." The petitioner therefore prays that "she may be permitted to receive her proportion."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11278701

People Associated with Petition 11278701

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

Citation Information

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

  • General Assembly, Session Records, Committee of Propositions and Grievances, November--December 1787

Processing Information

Record Created:2/8/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:1/6/2008 6:55:00 PM