Petition #20382111


William and Nancy Hawkins, by their father and next friend John Hawkins, state that Richard Cooper, "their pretended master," detains them as slaves. Apprehending that "they are entitled to their freedom," William and Nancy ask that Cooper be summoned "to answer the complaint of your petitioners."

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Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware