Alfred Meekins v. Lucy Croghn. Petition for Freedom


To the Honorable Judges of the Circuit Court of the United States for the County of Washington District of Columbia.

Your Petitioner Alfred Meekins respectfully represents that he is entitled to his freedom & is illegally detained in slavery by one Lucy Croghn & he prays such relief as by law he is entitled to.

Bryce atty for Petitioner



Negro Alfred
Lucy Croghn

Petition for Freedom

Filed 19 April 1834.