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1844 May 27
Inclusive dates
1844 May 27
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Language
eng
Summary
Letter, dated 27 May 1844, from Lewis George (1779-1847) of Caroline County, Virginia to Lewis Hill (ca. 1805-1881) of Richmond concerning the age of the mother of Emanuel Boulware, and whether she was born free. George gives his opinions based on his knowledge of issues surrounding the estate of John Peatross, and writes that Peatross had freed his slaves before he died circa 1805, and that a suit was brought against his estate and the court ruled that his slaves were free. This accession is part of the Caroline County Circuit Court records
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Biographical or historical data
Lewis George was born on 26 April 1779. He was the son of John Dudley George. He married Anges Wilson (1782-1844) on 26 December 1799. They resided in Caroline County, Virginia. George died on 5 May 1847.
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Vi
Form designation
Letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
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2
Immediate source of acquisition
Caroline County Clerk of Court
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000501383
Type of unit
p.

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