Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11280301 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Beaufort
Location Type:County
Salutation:The petition of Arnold Rhodes & Euphran Rhodes to the Honorable, the general assembly of the State of north carolina
Filing Date:1803-November-1
Ending Date:1803-November-30

General Petition Information

Abstract:Arnold and Euphan Rhodes, though husband and wife, have lived apart for two years. As there is no hope of reconciliation, they jointly pray that a law may be passed "disolving the bands of marriage between your said petitioners & thereby ... Divorce them from Each other -- leaving Each free to Intermarry again to purchase, receive, & dispose of their seperate propperty."
Result:rejected
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:See PAR #11280305
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11280301

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

Citation Information

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

  • General Assembly, Session Records, Divorce Petitions, November--December 1803
  • Box: 2

Processing Information

Record Created:10/17/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:3/16/2008 6:27:00 PM