Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #73 from Abstracts of Petitions to Southern County Courts, 1775-1867

Part of Series B
Microfilm Reel in Collection Series 13
Microfilm Frame on Reel 1092
Accession Number (identifies petition on microfilm) 20383901
County Sussex
State Delaware
Year Legislative Petition Filed 1839
Abstract of Petition Charles Argoe, trustee for insane slave owner Nathaniel Pointer [Poynter], asks to sell a term slave named Beniah, about seven years of age, and six head of cattle from Pointer's estate.

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