The Historic Site & Exhibits will be open daily from 8:30am-5pm.
Please note that we stop selling tickets at 4pm and expect a higher volume of visitors so we recommend you purchase your admissions in advance. Please pay close attention to the details as you make your reservation and on your confirmation regarding arriving 30 minutes prior to the selected time. Late arrivals are not guaranteed access to the "Big House" exhibit if that is the ticket you purchase. We look forward to your visit.


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Date of birth: 
1813* (estimated)
Date of death: 
1860* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Place of Origin: 
America/ US
Gender and Designation: 
Female (negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Children: Charlotte and Louise
Age 30 (R17.006); Age 35 (R8.198)
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $200 (includes one daughter)
    • Lists Charlotte as Sarah's child
  • R17.006.47
    • Bill of Sale, Tulane University, Howard- Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Papers
    • Vendor: Mitchell Hagerty; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Purchase price: $500 
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. Michael Catholic Church, Convent, Louisiana
    • Item no. 9; Page no. 18; Entry no. 9
    • Lists Sarah as Louise's mother


* Denotes estimated date based on available records. 



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