Title: Petition of Charity Ann Mockabee, 1 August 1862

Date: August 1, 1862

Source Text: A microfilm reproduction of the original document held at the National Archives and Records Administration, Microcopy 433, Reel 3. The original document is held in the Records of the District Courts of the United States, 1685–2004, National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 21. Within the National Archives' Archival Description Catalog, see ARC Identifier 4314547 / MLR Number NC-2 33 (http://arcweb.archives.gov).

Civil War Washington ID: cww.01108

TEI/XML: cww.01108.xml

To John A. Smith, Esq.​ Clerk of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia.

Nathan Cook of Montgomery County, Md having claim to the service or labor of the undersigned, and having failed or refused to file his claim therefor in your Office provided for in the 9th section of the Act of Congress, entitled "An Act for the release of certain persons held to service or labor in the District of Columbia" Approved 16th April 1862.

You will please file the annexed schedule in pursuance of an act supplementary to the above recited act approved 12th July 1862. The undersigned resided in Washington D.C. before and at the time of the passage of said act of 16th April 1862 with the consent of said owner.

Name Sex Age Description
Charity Ann Mockabee Female 25 years dark color

her X mark Charity Ann Mockabee
J. M. Hanson
Filed 1st August 1862.
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