Mehata

4/6/20 

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Mehata

Date of birth: 
1818* (estimated)
Gender and Designation: 
Male (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Notes: 
Age 16 (R17.006.47);
References: 
  • 17.0006.47
    • Bill of Sale, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers
    • Vendor: Estate of the Late Francois Guerin; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Purchase price: 1,780 piasters
    • Lists Mehata as being a domestic