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White, Ackey: Petition, Norfolk City

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Geo: Bramble Jno. J. Camp Wm. S. Camp Rich'd Holstead J. T. Cunningham C. [Thayer?] John S. Millson F. Galewood G. G. Williamson Richard M. Bagnall J. Vickery Jr. Edward B. Tabb Henry S. Allmand

Petition of Ackey White a free man of colour for permission to remain in the Commonwealth Decr 28th 1836 ref'd to Cts. J. [referred to Courts of Justice] Wm. E. Cunningham 1837 Jany 20 Reasonable