Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11282906 Details

State:North Carolina
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina
Filing Date:1829-October

General Petition Information

Abstract:Fifty-two Craven County residents support William B. Murchie who "is about to apply for an Act to restore him to credit." Murchie lost his good name after being convicted and imprisoned for harboring a slave.
Result:committee favorable
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:See PARs #11282904, #11282905
Pages of Related Documents:0

People Associated with Petition 11282906

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, Senate Committee Reports, Judiciary, Miscellaneous Petitions, November 1829--January 1830

Processing Information

Record Created:10/29/1997
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:7/1/2008 4:49:00 PM