Jeffry/ Jeffery

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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Jeffry/ Jeffery

Date of birth: 
1834* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Mulatto)
Skills or Duties: 
Notes: 
Age 26 (R5.075); Age 28 (R5.081); Age 26 (R5.073); Age 26 (R5.074);
References: 
  • R5.075
    • Inventory of Jacques Telesphore Roman's New Orleans home (owned by Henri Roman and Marie Octavie Roman Buchanan), New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 132
    • Labeled as a coachman
    • Value: $1,600.00
  • R5.240
    • Settlement and Partition of Oak Alley Plantation, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 175
    • Value: $14,750 (Includes fourteen people)
    • Vendor: Estate of Jacques Telesphore Roman; Vendee: Henri Jacques Roman
  • R5.081
    • Bill of sale, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 46 act 175
    • Labeled as a "...good coach driver, ostler, and house servant..."
    • Purchase price: $14,750 (Includes 10 people)
    • Listed as being mulatto
  • R5.073
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 107
    • Listed as being located at the Roman's home in New Orleans
  • R5.074
    • Transfer of Records, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima, v 45 act 108
    • Listed as being located at the Roman's home in New Orleans