Catharine Carter v. William Creecy. Petition for Freedom


To the Hon Circuit Court of the District of Columbia for Washington County.

The petition of Catharine Carter respectfully sheweth that she is free as appears & that a certain William Creecy claims her illegally & threatens to remove her to the south

Wherefore she prays that she may be adjudged free &c.

Catharine Carter by Brent & Brent



Cath. Carter
W. Creecy

The Clerk will file this petition
Brent & Brent

Filed 16th August 1841