Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11280703 Details

State:North Carolina
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable General assembly of the State of North Carolina Setting at Raleigh
Filing Date:1807-December-5

General Petition Information

Abstract:James Alexander Sr. and his son James Alexander Jr. are "bail for the appearance of Joseph Alexander who was accused for haveing [persuaded] a Negro man a way from his Master." They declare that the said Joseph "has absconded" and that they have used all possible means "to bring him to Cort but has failed." With a judgment of one hundred pounds "hanging over us," the petitioners pray "your Honorable boddy to remit the Said recognicence or any part of it as you in your wisdom may think Propper."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11280703

People Associated with Petition 11280703

Free Persons of Color:0
Other People:0

Citation Information

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

  • General Assembly, Session Records, Miscellaneous Petitions, November--December 1807

Processing Information

Record Created:10/16/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:4/3/2008 7:31:00 PM