Sylver

4/6/20 

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Sylver

Date of birth: 
3/6/1854
Baptism Date and Sponsors: 
September 14, 1845; Sponsors: Francois (slave) and Térése (slave of Robin de Logny)
Place of Origin: 
Oak Alley (Creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Male
Relationships: 
Mother: Marie Magdeline
References: 
  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana
    • Item no. 6; Page no. 40; Entry no. 57; PDF pg. 13
    • Gives Marie Magdelaine as Sylver's mother
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