Michael Shinor v. Ann Howard & William E. Howard. Petition for Freedom


To the honourable the Judges of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia for the county of Washington.

The Petition of Michael Shinor shews to your honors that he is unjustly and illegally held held in bondage by Anne Howard and William E. Howard, executors of Thomas Howard deceased, and prays your honors to release him therefrom and as in duty bound he will ever pray &c.

James Hoban for Petitioner

March 26, 1836



Michael Shinor
Ann Howard & William E Howard Exrs. of Thos Howard dcd

Petition for freedom

Filed 26 March 1836.