Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11279208 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Pasquotank
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Hon'bl the Gen. Assembly of the State of North Carolina at Newbern now seting
Filing Date:1792-December-1

General Petition Information

Abstract:Jeremiah Symons represents that he is "in possession of three that are mixed blood David Joan & Abby and to me Slaves." He therefore prays, "from Contientious principles," that "an Act may be passed as may secure to them the Free injoyment of their Liberty."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11279208

People Associated with Petition 11279208

Slaves:3
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:2/12/2008 6:30:00 PM