Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20785506 Details

State:Kentucky
Location:Jefferson
Location Type:County
Filing Date:1855-April-2
Ending Date:1855-September-21

General Petition Information

Abstract:Nancy Hitt, a free woman of color, states that she holds four notes against another free woman of color, Flora Dupuy. Citing that the first note is now past due, Hitt asks that the mortgages be foreclosed and the property be sold to pay the debt.
Result:granted
# of Petition Pages:4
Related Documents:Copy of Deed, Flora Dupuy to Nancy Hill, 20 September 1854; Decree, 21 September 1855; Notice of Sale, 5 October 1855; Commissioner's Report, 26 October 1855
Pages of Related Documents:9

People Associated with Petition 20785506

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:2
Defendants:3
Petitioners:1
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Kentucky Division of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky

  • Records of the Circuit Court, Case Files
  • Document Number 10689
  • Box: 2-155

Processing Information

Record Created:6/13/1996
Record Final Edited:10/9/2000
Record Last Updated on:7/20/2006 12:32:00 PM