Bill of Sale (R5.237);

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Bill of Sale (R5.237);

Transaction Date: 
5/8/1855
Summary of transaction: 
Celina Pilie Roman sold an enslaved woman named Harriet (aged 21) to Seraphine Pilie, her sister, for the sum of 1,000 piasters. There was one mortgage held in Celina's name on Harriet. �
Reference source: 
New Orleans Notarial Archives, Theard, v 4 act 166