Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 20785218 Details

State:Kentucky
Location:Floyd
Location Type:County
Filing Date:1852-April-7

General Petition Information

Abstract:James T. Ford states that seventeen-year-old William "was bound to him by the Floyd County Court as a free boy" until William reached the age of twenty-one. Ford charges that William C. McReynolds and Drewry B. Brown "illegely arested the Said boy out of his posesion and detanes him as a slave." Ford seeks monetary damages for William.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:PARs #20785219, #20785220, #20785221, #20785222, #20785223; Depositions, Jonathan and Mary Mayo, 10 May 1860; Notice, 31 March 1860
Pages of Related Documents:9

People Associated with Petition 20785218

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:1
Defendants:2
Petitioners:1
Other People:1

Citation Information

Repository: Kentucky Division of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky

  • Records of the Circuit Court, Case Files
  • Document Number 186
  • Box: 2

Processing Information

Record Created:11/17/1995
Record Final Edited:10/13/2000
Record Last Updated on:7/11/2006 10:39:00 AM