Nash County N.C. Slavery Petitions

Year: 1857
State: North Carolina

The joint owners of thirteen slaves, including Piety and her son Harry, ask to divide the slave property either by distribution or sale.

Result: granted

Petitioners:

G. R. Marshborne, Josiah J. Marshborne, Louisa Marshborne, Samuel W. Marshborne, Josiah Robertson, Martha Robertson

Defendants:

John R. Marshborne, Mary A. Marshborne, Rebecca Marshborne

Slaves:

Amanda – black female
Benjamin – black male
Birchet – black
Ellen – black female
Harry – black male
Hellen – black male
Jacob – black male
Jane – black female
Jim – black male
Lowry – black male
Mourning – black female
Piety – black female
Willis – black male

Source: http://www.ncgenweb.us/nash/african-americans/nash-county-slavery-petitions/