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

Record Detail

Record #25 from Virginia Freedom Suits, 1723-1860 (Library of Virginia African American Narratives project)

File Name _0001_0016_0001-0008
Year 1827
First Name Mary
Middle Name
Surname Bagwell, etc
Additional Plaintiffs Savage Bagwell; Leah Bagwell
Defendant's First Name William
Defendant's Middle Name
Defendant's Surname Elliott
Additional Defendants Rachel Elliott
Slave Owners Thomas Bagwell; Peggy Bagwell; Mary Elliott; Jesse Elliott; John Elliott; Rachel Elliott
Plaintiff's Claim Children of Leah Bagwell who was emancipated by Mary Elliott
Freedom unknown
Additional Slave Names
Additional Free Black Names
Additional Documents
See Also
Processor's Notes heard in Superior Court of Law
EAD http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi04797.xml
Locality Accomack County
Source Accomack County (Va.) Judgments (Freedom Suits), 1818-1860

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