Katy/Kitty/Ketty

Katy/Kitty/Ketty

Date of birth: 
1/1837
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
January 29, 1838; Sponsors: Aryes (slave) & Sara (slave; possibly owned by Louise Patin);
Place of Origin: 
Louisiana (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female
Skills or Duties: 
Relationships: 
Mother: Isabelle; Children: Marie Louis, Anne, Marie, and Jean
Notes: 
Age 10 (R8.198); Age 21 (R5.239); Age 21 (R5.073); Age 21 (R5.074)
References: 

Primary documentation

  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $500
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
    • Gives Marie Louise and Anna as Katy's children
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. Michel Catholic Church, Convent, Louisiana
    • Item no. 9; Page no. 10; PDF pg. 86
    • Gives Isabelle as Katy's mother; 
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 107
    • Gives Mary Louise and Anne as the children of Katy
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 108
    • Gives Mary Louise and Anne as the children of Katy

Support documentation:

  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana 
    • Item no. 7; Page no. 235; Entry no. 16; PDF pg. 67
    • Gives Katy as Marie's (1859) mother;