Statement of Freedom for William Moulden

Title

Statement of Freedom for William Moulden

Description

On September 5, 1840, Jane Rudolph granted twenty-two-year-old William Moulden his freedom. According to Pennsylvania’s gradual abolition policies, Moulden was not legally required to be freed until twenty-eight years old. Moulden continued to work for Jane Rudolph as a free man until 1843.

This statement William Moulden's freedom was written by Jane Rudolph on March 29, 1841.

Creator

Jane Rudolph

Date

1841-03-29

Rights

Augustinian Provincial Archive

Format

Certificate of Freedom

Language

English

Attribution

Augustinian Provincial Archive 501.01, Folder 121

Collection

Citation

Jane Rudolph, “Statement of Freedom for William Moulden,” The Rooted Project , accessed July 25, 2024, https://rootedproject.org/items/show/8.

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