Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11279205 Details

State:North Carolina
Salutation:To The Honorable The House of Commons of the State of North Carolina in General Assembly met
Filing Date:1792-December-11

General Petition Information

Abstract:Charlotte Green, "the daughter of a Free Woman who by her Industry & hard Labour purchased her Liberation," states that she "is yet in Bondage, altho' by the Interposition of a kind Providence she has it in her Power to seek an Honest Livelyhood in the World on her own footing." She "humbly prays that your Honours would take her case into consideration, & if you should see fit, to pass a Bill of Emancipation for her relief."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:See PAR #11279206
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11279205

Slaves:1
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

Processing Information

Record Created:10/16/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:2/9/2008 12:22:00 PM