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Anonymous: Henry and Dave petition for their freedom from Samuel Lilly; also, Rick Willis of Berkley County, Virginia, will take the depositors of John Briscoe, Samuel Briscoe, and Robert Robertson, undated


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Summary:Petition for freedom, Frederick County, no date, anonymous: Henry and Dave petition for their freedom from Samuel Lilly; also, Rick Willis of Berkley County, Virginia, will take the depositors of John Briscoe, Samuel Briscoe, and Robert Robertson [Frederick County].
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: 1801-1900
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Frederick County
Topical subjects:Slavery -- Maryland
African Americans
ArchivesUM location:Maryland Manuscripts collection
  • item 3198
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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