Emilia/ Emelia

Emilia/ Emelia

Date of birth: 
1818* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
America/ US
Gender and Designation: 
Female (Mulatto)
Skills or Duties: 
Relationships: 
Children: Victor, Pauline, Nancy, Adam, and Jean Louis
Notes: 
Age 30 (R8.198); Age 41 (R5.239);
References: 

Primary documentation

  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Gives Pauline and Nancy as the children of Emelia;
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
    • Gives Jean Louis as the child of Emelia;

Support documentation: 

  • Slave baptism record, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish
    • Item No. 7; Page No. 156; Entry No. 92; PDF Pg.: 55
    • Gives Emilia as Adam's mother
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana
    • Item no 6; Page no. 60; Entry no. 13; PDF pg. 17
    • Givese Emilia as Victor's mother