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Petition of John Sarris

John, Sarris (1822-00-00)

Category:General Assembly Petitions

Source:South Carolina Department of Archives and A History Columbia, S.C.


South Carolina
To the Honorable the President and members of the Senate and officers and House of Representatives.
That sometime in July last a valuable Negroe man of his was tried by a Court of Magistrate and freeholders in the District of Horry for an attempt to raise an insurrection in aforesaid district.
And whereas all Civil Government from time immemorial have adopted as fixed