Cary Jones

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Cary Jones

Date of birth: 
1826* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
America/ US
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Relationships: 
Siblings: Albert Jones
Notes: 
Age 22 (R8.198); Age 24 (R17.006.48); Age 33 (R5.239); Age 33 (R5.073); Age 33 (R5.074); Age 33 (R8.097)
References: 
  • R17.006.48
    • Roman Family Papers, Howard- Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, LaRC 179, Box 3 Folder 2
    • Vendor: Hugh Hagan; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Purchase price: $800 each
    • Sold/Purchased with Albert Jones; Estimated that Cary Jones and Albert Jones are brothers; Their ages support the estimate
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $800
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
    • Field hand
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Rights, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v45 act 107
    • Lists "Cary" as Cary Jones name
    • Lists Cary as a field slave
    • "Albert" is also listed in this document and fits the age for "Albert Jones"
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Rights, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v45 act 107
    • Lists "Cary" as Cary Jones name
    • Lists Cary as a field slave
    • "Albert" is also listed in this document and fits the age for "Albert Jones"
  • R8.097
    • Sale, St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance record, volume 36 act 1
    • Lists Cary as a field slave
       

* Denotes estimated date based on available records. 

 


 

 

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