Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11280502 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Wayne
Location Type:County
Salutation:to the Honourable the Genl. assembly of the State of North Carolina
Filing Date:1805-December-14

General Petition Information

Abstract:Capt. Isaac Hanley seeks compensation for his troops who were called out "on immediate Service for one day at the Execution of some slaves (Criminals).” He reports that "four of his most active troopers" were ordered "to continue in Constant service until discharge ... for the purpose of suppressing a conspiracy of the slaves" in Wayne County; the said men served continually for several days. Noting that "we have not received any pay for the said Service," the petitioner prays "your Honours to allow them such sums as they are in Justice intitled to."
Result:payment allowed
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11280502

People Associated with Petition 11280502

Slaves:0
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:8/31/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:3/22/2008 10:54:00 AM