Petition #10380705


One hundred and six inhabitants of Kent County seek the gradual emancipation of Delaware slaves, asking that a law be passed "fixing a period after which, all children born of slaves, shall be free at the age of 21, 28, or whatever age you, in your wisdom may deem best."

Result: House: read, referred to committee.

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Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware