South Carolina Archives & History,Department of Archives & History
(These are original pages and can be copied)
S165010: Grand Jury Presentments Spartanburgh District, Presentment complaining of the laws against the importation of slaves and of magistrates prolonging court sessions. (4 pages).1817-13-01 South Carolina Spartanburgh Dist The Grand Jurors of and for the District aforesaid at a Court of June Sefsions of the place held for the District aforesaid on the Second Monday after the Fourth Monday in October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventeen.
Present as a grievance that citizens of this states are by the the ...laws of this State, prevented...... ....unto them their Negro.... (parts of the right side of the page are blurred but could be studied further) William Bossick? John Wood Alexander Copeland John Snoddy William Laurens Philip Otts Isham Hendrix William Kelso William Fondrin Daniel Cantrell James Ford Lewis Steno? Fredrich ? William Adkins James Cudd?
Seal Given under my hand & seal of the said court the 21 day of November A.D. 1817 A. Benson? CC
It has a cover sheet. ---- Daniel Cantrell and William Adkins are clearly written on this original document.
Daniel Draton Cantrell, born 1770 Guilford, NC, d 1841, married 1798 Spartanburg Dist. SC Miss Forrester b 1770 Spartanburg Dist. SC.Daniel Cantrell was the son of Rev. Isaac Cantrell b abt 1729 and his second wife Elizabeth. Daniel's siblings were Sarah, Peter, Benjamin