Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20682215 Details

State:Georgia
Location:Scriven
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the honorable the Superior Court next to be held in and for the county aforesaid
Filing Date:1822-August-28
Ending Date:1823-October-23

General Petition Information

Abstract:Joshua Hudson alleges that James Hudson, as estate administrator for the late James Hudson, owes him $1,200 for work done as an overseer. The work had been contracted with Joshua by the late James Hudson, who never settled the account during his lifetime. Nor was Joshua paid for his work, after James's death, by the first administrator of the estate, Robert M. Hudson. He still remains unpaid for his work. He sues for $2,000 in damages.
Result:partially granted
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Subpoena, James Hudson, 29 August 1822; Sheriff's Return, 24 September 1822; Confession, James Hudson, ca. 1823; Decree, 23 October 1823
Pages of Related Documents:1

People Associated with Petition 20682215

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

Citation Information

Repository: Screven County Courthouse, Sylvania, Georgia

  • Records of the Superior Court, Minutes of the Superior Court 1816-1822
  • Page: 529-531

Processing Information

Record Created:2/27/1996
Record Final Edited:4/17/2000
Record Last Updated on:3/30/2006 9:26:00 AM