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Date of birth: 
1812* (estimated)
Date of death: 
1848* (estimated)
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
Place of Origin: 
Louisiana (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female (Negro)
Skills or Duties: 
Mother: Nancy; Sibling: Lazare; Child: Pierre
Age 2 (R17.005.1); Age 20 (R5.194); Age 20 (R5.216); Age 20 (R5.217); Age 20 (R5.218)
  • R5.194
    • Louise Patin Succession, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Theodore Seghers, v 19 act 521
  • R17.005.1
    • Jacques Etienne Roman Succession, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 500
    • Value: $1,200 (Includes mother and brother)
    • Lists Nancy as Pallas' mother; Nancy may not have been purchased by Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Lists Lazare as Pallas' brother
  • R5.216
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 207
  • R5.217
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v18 act 459
  • R5.218
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 19 act 653
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. Michael Catholic Church, Convent, Louisiana
    • Item no. 9; Page no. 98; Entry no. 35
    • Lists Pallas as Pierre's (bn. 1841) mother


* Denotes estimated date based on available records. 



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