Williams v. Manuel, 1843
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This case is about slaves or slavery.

Year: 1843
Citation: 40 Va. 639
Jurisdiction: SC of Appeals VA
People: Manuel Dodson, Mary Dodson
Short Summary: A slaveholder bequeathed Manuel (and Mary) to another person in her will, specifying that they be freed after 15 years.
Law type: Suit for freedom
Full name: Williams v. Manuel
Court: Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia

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