Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11280102 Details

State:North Carolina
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the General Assembly of the State of No Carolina
Filing Date:1801-December-8

General Petition Information

Abstract:Eighteen residents of Randolph County report that the late John Bagnel "left two Mulato [female] Children whose mother is also dead & left no will in writing altho possessed of some personal property." The petitioners aver that they are "fully satisfied that he own'd sd. children to be his & wish'd them to injoy the little property he was possessed of." They therefore pray that a law be passed "as may Entitle them to freedom & to inherite what little property may be found." They further "desire their Names to be Established Sarah Bagnell & Hannah Bagnell."
Result:Senate, House: read, referred
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11280102

People Associated with Petition 11280102

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:2

Citation Information

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

  • General Assembly, Session Records, Emancipation Pettiions, November--December 1801
  • Box: 3

Processing Information

Record Created:8/31/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:3/11/2008 1:26:00 PM