Petition #20382213


Louisa and William Bayard, people of color, state that Robert Dawson, "their pretended master," detains them as slaves. Apprehending "that they are entitled to their freedom," the Bayards ask that Dawson be summoned "to answer the complaint of your petitioners."

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Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware