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Re: Free Negro Legislative Petitions Loudoun

Petitioner Date Description Reel# Box Folder

Anderson, Wilson 1847/12/09 Free negro emancipated by the will of John Nixon asks for permission to remain in the Commonwealth. Includes affidavit. 113 145 77

Brady, John 1814/10/14 Asks to be released from a militia fine. Includes affidavits & certificate. 111 143 39

Brown, Titus 1834/12/05 Free negro asks for permission to remain in the Commonwealth. Includes order & certificates. 112 144 38

Chaney, Clem 1822/12/07 Free negro from Maryland asks for permission to reside with his family in Virginia. Includes certificate. 112 143 86

Citizens 1848/02/07 Ask for permission to William Watson, a free negro emancipated by William B. Jackson, to remain in the Commonwealth. 113 145 86

Citizens 1849/01/06 Ask for a law allowing Harry Parker, a free negro emancipated in 1836, to remain in the Commonwealth. 113 146 5

Citizens 1849/02/13 Ask that Wilson Anderson, a free negro, be permitted to remain in the state. 113 146 14

Citizens 1850/01/25 Ask that Harriet Cook, a free negro liberated about twelve years ago, may be permitted to remain in the Commonwealth. 114 146 28

Citizens of Loudoun & Fauquier 1847/12/10 Ask for an amendment or revision of the defective laws in relation to free negroes. 113 145 78

Griffith, Forest 1849/01/29 Free negro who purchased his freedom and the freedom of his children asks for permission to remain in the Commonwealth. 113 146 9

Nancy 1815/12/06 Former slave freed by the will of John A. Binns, deceased, asks for an act allowing her to reside in Virginia. Includes certificate of reputation. 111 143 43

Williams, Richard & Evan 1815/12/12 Former slave liberated by Gen. Stephens T. Mason asks for a law authorizing his son Evan to remain within the Commonwealth. Includes certificate. 111 143 48


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