Case Name Citation Year Distance from slave case(s) Law Type ▲ Jurisdiction
Commonwealth v. Foster 46 Va. 695 1848 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Shackelford v. Apperson 47 Va. 451 1849 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Abrahams v. Commonwealth 38 Va. 675 1841 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Spencer v. Pilcher 37 Va. 490 1839 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Hendricks v. Compton's Ex'or 41 Va. 192 1843 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Bacon v. Commonwealth 48 Va. 602 1850 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Harvey v. Epes 53 Va. 153 1855 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Armstrong's Heirs v. Walkup 53 Va. 608 1855 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Abrahams v. Commonwealth 40 Va. 675 1842 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Commonwealth v. Tyree 4 Va. 262 1821 0 ?? General Ct of VA
Sheriff v. Negroes Charles 12 Md. 280 1858 0 0 Maryland
Anderson v. Baily 8 G. & J. 32 1836 0 0 Maryland
Hanson v. Hanson 4 Gill 69 1846 0 0 Maryland
Rench v. Hile 4 H. & McH. 495 1766 0 0 Maryland
Clagett v. Speake 4 H. & McH. 162 1798 0 0 Maryland
Shilling v. Shilling 6 Gill 171 1847 0 0 Maryland
Hughes v. Milly 5 H. & J. 310 1821 0 0 Maryland
Cato v. Howard 2 H. & J. 323 1806 0 0 Maryland
Porter v. Butler 3 Md. 168 1793 0 0 Maryland
De Kerlegand v. Hector 3 Md. 185 1794 0 0 Maryland