Petition #20881725


Pierre Maurel presents to the court that he is "willing to Emancipate" his thirty-four-year-old female slave named Adele. He declares that Adele has always "served him faithfully & never was guilty of any criminal fault" or of running away. He therefore asks the court to order that the "usual advices" be posted up "according to law."

Result: Granted.

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Repository: New Orleans Public Library, New Orleans, Louisiana