Essex County Massachusetts Freedom Case Participants 1760 - 1783
Mark Howe (-)
Comments:Violet vs. Mark Howe (1766) Defendant
" No case appears on ECCP docket for July 1765. Documentation of her freedom collected but submitted in Lewis vs Dodge (1769). Violet received 20 shillings from Mark Howe in September 1765."
- Dated June 9, 1766. Unsigned request to Joseph Parker to attend court in Salem in July and bring evidence that she is a slave. From Howe family papers.
Citation: Howe family. Howe family additional papers, 1662-1839 (inclusive), 1694-1797 (bulk). Massachusetts (Colony) General Court. [Court summons for Joseph Parker concerning the sale of a slave]. MS.D.; [n.p.], 9 Jun 1766. MS Am 1920(21). Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:22404145 Accessed:10 June 2017