Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11283103 Details

State:North Carolina
Location:Montgomery
Location Type:County
Salutation:To the Honourable the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina, Now In Session
Filing Date:1831-December-2

General Petition Information

Abstract:Mary Christian, Thomas Christian, and Duncan McRae Jr. represent "that they Did intirely at their own Expences, Furnish the Militia of your county of Mongomery, With Three Hundred and Sixty nine meals of victuals, dureing their Service when called out about the 24th of September last to Suppress an Exspected Insurrection of The Negroes of Said County." They therefore pray that they receive "Such allowance on your public Treasurer, as will Remunerate their Expences, for the porformance of that duty."
Result:rejected
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:Affidavit of Hardy Morgan, 2 December 1831; Claims of Petitioners, 2 December 1831; Report of the Committee of Claims, ca. 1831
Pages of Related Documents:2

People Associated with Petition 11283103

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:3
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: North Carolina Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, North Carolina

  • General Assembly, Session Records, House Committee Reports 1831-1832

Processing Information

Record Created:3/11/1994
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:8/15/2008 4:45:00 PM