Lucinda Anderson v. Jonathan McGarrity. Petition for Freedom


To the Judge of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia for the County of Washington

The petition of Lucind Anderson respectfully represents to your Honors that she is entitled to her freedom and that she is illegally detained & held in bondage by Jonathan Magarity.

She therefore prays your Honors to enquire into the matter and afford such other relief as your Honors may seem proper..

Danl Ratcliff
Atty for petitioner



Lucinda Anderson
Jonathan McGarrity

Pet for Freedom

Filed 12th April 1850.