Edmond

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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Edmond

Date of birth: 
1853* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
Oak Alley (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Male
Relationships: 
Mother: Cybele; Siblings: Julienne, George, Andre, Jessy, and Michel
Notes: 
Age 7 (R5.239); Age 7 (R5.073); Age 7 (R5.094); Age 7 (R8.097);
References: 

Primary documentation: 

  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 173
    • Gives Cybele as Edmond's mother; 
    • Gives Julienne as Edmond's siblilng
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 107
    • Listed as the child of Cybele
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 108
    • Listed as the child of Cybele
  • R8.097
    • Sale, St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance record, volume 36 act 1
    • Lists Edmond as the child of Cybele

Support documentation:

  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Gives George, Andre, Jessy, and Michel as the children of Cybele; Estimated that Edmond, George, Andre, Jessy, and Michel are siblings.