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James: Petition, Hampshire County

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Description

Former slave emancipated by the will of Joseph Hill in 1804 (after an additional 5 years service under Archibald Linthecum) asks for a law permitting him to reside within the Commonwealth. Includes deed of emancipation & certificates.

Date

1813-12-09

Bibliographic Citation

Legislative Petitions of the General Assembly, 1776-1865, Accession Number 36121, Box 101, Folder 7