Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20681015 Details

State:Georgia
Location:Montgomery
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honourable the Judge of Superior Court in & for the Middle District (, )
Filing Date:1810-January-16
Ending Date:1814-December-8

General Petition Information

Abstract:William Haschell, an innkeeper, was previously an overseer on the plantation of Archibald Beal located in "montgomery." Haschell explains that, while working on the plantation, he "had thereon all his provisions to wit his corn fodder pease potatoes & many other articles which are absolutely nessasary." In January 1810, Edward Bynam "did unlawfully take possession of the aforesaid articles & prevent your petitioner from free use & Exercise of his own personal Good & chattles." He cites Bynam for $1,000 in damages.
Result:partially granted
# of Petition Pages:1
Related Documents:Oath, William Haschell, 16 January 1810; Summons, Edward Bynam, 12 November 1810; Order, 8 December 1814
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 20681015

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

Citation Information

Repository: Emanuel County Courthouse, Swainsboro, Georgia

  • Records of the County Court, Minutes of the Superior Court 1812-1851
  • Record Group:
  • Document Number
  • Box:
  • Folder:
  • Book:
  • Volume:
  • Page: 1-2
  • Microfilm:

Processing Information

Record Created:1/26/1996
Record Final Edited:3/30/2000
Record Last Updated on:1/13/2006 1:09:00 PM