Bill of Sale (R8.177)

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Bill of Sale (R8.177)

Transaction Date: 
7/16/1847
Summary of transaction: 
Jacques Telesphore Roman sold an enslaved woman named Zaire to her formerly emancipated husband, Zephyr, for the purchase price of $350.
Reference source: 
St. James Clerk of Court, Conveyance Record, v 24 act 168