Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11282003 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Burke
Location Type:County
Salutation:To The Honourable, The General Assembly of the State of North Carolina
Filing Date:1820-August-2

General Petition Information

Abstract:Samuel Love, a free man of color, represents that he "hath by the blessing of divine providence and his honest industry and care, acquired some property both real and personal." He further confides that it is his wish "to be authorized by law to dispose of his said property by last Will and Testament or otherwise as the case may be, and that his Samuel may be legitimated by an act of your honourable body."
Result:rejected
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:List of Subscribers, 2 August 1820
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11282003

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:2
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:10/22/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:6/9/2008 6:21:00 PM