Adeline

REOPENING MAY 30, 2020

Oak Alley Plantation Historic Grounds and Gardens will reopen its doors to the public beginning Saturday, May 30, 2020.  The grounds and exhibits will open at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with the first visit of the "Big House" exhibit beginning at 9:30m and the last visit at 5pm.

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Adeline

Date of birth: 
1801* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
Louisiana (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Notes: 
Age 17 (R17.005.1); Age 35 (R5.194); Age 52 (R8.198); Age 63 (R5.239); Age 63 (R5.073); Age 63 (R5.074); Age 35 (R5.216); Age 35 (R5.217); Age 35 (R5.218); Age 63 (R8.097);
References: 
  • R8. 198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate, 0683
    • Value: $50.00
  • R5.194
    • Louise Patin Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Grima, v 18 act 521
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Grima, v46 act 173
  • R17.005.1
    • Jacques Etienne Roman Succession, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 600 Kuntz Collection
    • Value: $800
    • Gives her jobs as a field slave
  • R17.006.1
    • List of Enslaved People Paid for Corn, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers
    • Adeline was paid $7.50 for corn grown and sold. List is written in the hand writing of Jacques Telesphore Roman but the people are still owned by his mother, Louise Patin. 
    • Dated: 1833
  • 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
  • R5.216
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 307
  • R5.217
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 459
  • R5.218
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v19 act 653
  • R8.097
    • Sale, St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance record, volume 36 act 1