Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11281103 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Stokes
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honorable the General Assembly State of North Carolina
Filing Date:1810-November

General Petition Information

Abstract:Twenty-one citizens of Stokes County represent that "Richard a black man formerly the property of Mr. Noble Ladd of said County has totally purchased his freedom" and that “he has a free woman to his wife and several Children which they indeavor to bring up in an orderly manner together with some property that they have acquired by their Labor." The petitioners therefore "humbly solicit your Honorable body that you will Liberate & set free the sd Richard."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Bond, Isaac Dalton, et al., 14 March 1811
Pages of Related Documents:1

People Associated with Petition 11281103

Slaves:1
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:10
Other People:1

Citation Information

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

  • Records of the County Court, Slave Records, 1806-1860

Processing Information

Record Created:10/17/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:5/17/2008 1:44:00 PM