Leda

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The Historic Site & Exhibits will be open daily from 8:30am-5pm.
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Leda

Date of birth: 
1855* (estimated)
Place of Origin: 
Oak Alley (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female
Relationships: 
Mother: Louisa
Notes: 
Age 5 (R5.239); Age 5 (R5.073); Age 5 (R5.074); Age 5 (R8.097)
References: 
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
    • Lists Louisa as Leda's mother
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 107
    • Lists Louisa as Leda's mother
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 108
    • Lists Louisa as Leda's mother
  • R8.097 
    • Sale, St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance record, vol. 36 act 1
    • Lists Louisa as Leda's mother

 

* Denotes estimated date based on available records. 


 

 

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