New York Slave Code, 1730

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New York State Archives, NYSA_A0212-78_V12_L1730_Ch560
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An Act for the more Effectual Preventing and Punishing the Conspiracy and Insurrection of Negro and other Slaves; for the better regulating them and for repealing the Acts herein Mentioned Relating thereto, 1730.
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Petition of Sarah Robins, a Free-born Indian Woman

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NYSA_A1894-78_V056_096
Description
Petition of Saran Robins, a "free born Indian woman", to Governor Robert Hunter, ca. 1711. Robins asked for the governor's protection and legal assistance, as she had been threatened with slavery if she did not convert to Christianity.
New York State Archives, New York (Colony). Council. Council papers, 1664-1781. Series A1894-78, Volume 56, p.96.
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