Jean/ John Cary

Jean/ John Cary

Date of birth: 
1/10/1859
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
January 29, 1860; Sponsor: Laurent (slave) & Rose (slave)
Place of Origin: 
Oak Alley (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Mulatto)
Relationships: 
Mother: Rosine; Siblings: Louise
Notes: 
Age 5 (R5.239);
References: 

Primary documentation: 

  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana
    • Item No. 7; Page No. 232; Entry No. 3; PDF pg. 66
    • Gives Rosine as Jean's mother;

Support documentation: 

  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. Michel Catholic Church, Convent, Louisiana
    • Item no. 9; Page no. 18; Entry no. 9; PDF pg. 102; 
    • Gives Rosine as Louise's (bn. 1840) mother; Estimated that Jean Cary and Louise are siblings