Pauline

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND:

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

Date of birth: 
1843* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
Oak Alley (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female (mulatto)
Skills or Duties: 
Relationships: 
Mother: Emelia (mulatto); Siblings: Nancy, Jean Louis, Victor, and Adam
Notes: 
Age 5 (R8.198); Age 17 (R5.239); Age 17 (R5.073); Age 17 (R5.074); Age 17 (R8.097)
References: 
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v46 act 173
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $900 (includes mother and one sibling)
    • Lists Emilia as Pauline's mother
    • Lists Nacy as Pauline's sibling
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Rights, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 107
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Rights, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 108
  • R8.097
    • Sale, St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance record, volume 36 act 1
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v46 act 173
    • Lists Emelia as Jean Louis' mother; Estimated that Pauline and Jean Louis are siblings
  • Slave Baptism Records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge, 
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish
    • Item No. 7; Page No. 156; Entry No. 92
    • Lists Emilia as Adam's mother; Estimated that Pauline and Adam are siblings
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana
    • Item no 6; Page no. 60; Entry no. 13
    • Lists Emilia as Victor's mother; Estimated that Pauline and Victor are siblings

 


 

 

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