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Michael House, Frederick County Justice of the Peace: Autographed document signed, January 27, 1817, attests to oath by Jesse Wright that Negro Ben is the same person manumitted by John Delworth, January 27, 1817


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Summary:Michael House, Frederick County Justice of the Peace: Autographed document signed, January 27, 1817, attests to oath by Jesse Wright that Negro Ben is the same person manumitted by John Delworth, [Frederick County], January 27, 1817.
Century:1801-1900
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Frederick County
Temporal subject: 1811-1820
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Topical subjects:Slavery -- Maryland
African Americans
ArchivesUM location:Maryland Manuscripts collection
  • item 2585
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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