Madison

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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Madison

Date of birth: 
4/1804* (estimated)
Date of death: 
1860* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Unknown
Place of Origin: 
America/US
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Notes: 
Age 35 (R17.006.47); Age 55 (R8.198); Age 35 (R5.249);
References: 
  • R17.006.47
    • Bill of Sale, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers, Box 3 Folder 1
    • Purchase price: $425
    • Vendor: David W. Patterson, of Smithland, Kentucky; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Notary: William Lewis Young
    • Dated: February 11, 1839
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $300
  • R5.249
    • Bil of Sale, New Orleans Notarial Archives, William Young Lewis, v 5 act 269