Francois

4/6/20 

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Francois

Date of birth: 
1777* (estimated)
Date of death: 
1848* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
Louisiana (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Relationships: 
Wife: Augustin (1786); Children: Gilblos and Foblas
Notes: 
Age 35 (R17.005.1); Age 67 (R5.194); Age 67 (R5.216); Age 67 (R5.217); Age 67 (R5.218);
References: 

Primary documentation:

  • R17.005.1
    • Jacques Etienne Roman's Succession, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 600 Kuntz Collection
    • Listed as a carpenter, lathe operator, cooper, scieur de long, and laborer
    • Value: $4,000.00
  • R17.006.1
    • List of Enslaved People Paid for Corn, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers
    • Francois was paid $30.50 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
  • R5.194
    • Louise Patin Succession, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Theodore Seghers, v 18 act 521
  • R5.195
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Theodore Seghers, v18 act 603
  • R5.216
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 307
  • R5.217
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v18 act 459
  • R5.218
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v19 act 653
  • R17.006.1
    • Petition, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers
    • Lists Augustin as Francois's wife
    • Gives Augustin and Francois as being parents

Supporting documentation

  • R17.005.1
    • Jacques Etienne Roman Succession, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 600 Kuntz Collection
    • Value: $1,300 (Includes mother and two children)
    • Gives Gilblas and Foblas as the children of Augustine; Estimated that Francois is the father of Gilblas and Foblas