Susan Wilson v. William Addison. Petition for Freedom


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

The Petition of Susan Wilson by John Moore, her next friend, humbly sheweth, that your petitioner is now held in bondage and claimed as a slave by William Addison. That your petitioner is entitled to her freedom and she therefore prays your Honors to grant unto her the United States writ of subpoena &c and such other relief in the premises as to your Honors may seen just and proper &c

Richard Wallach for petitioner

Jos H Bradley


93. 393. 99. 222. 132 146.

Susan Wilson
William Addison

fd 27 March 1835

Filed 23 August 1836.