Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11285002 Details

State:North Carolina
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the [H]onorable [the General Assembly of the] State of North Carolina met on the 3rd monday November A.D. 1850
Filing Date:1850-November

General Petition Information

Abstract:David Kendall seeks to free his sixty-year-old slave Daniel, who has "bin a faith ful slave and has performed wonderfully his [duties]." Kendall reports that Daniel's father, an old "Colerd man who was liberated about 40 years agoe by the general Assembly" and is called Daniel Shad, "ever supported a good honest character." He also represents that "Daniel the servant to whom I now [petition] your honerable boddy to grant manumition is a slave of good moral and [honest] character."
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:Statement of Support, 10 December 1850
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 11285002

Free Persons of Color: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:2/27/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:10/19/2008 1:11:00 PM