Mortgage (R5.216);

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Mortgage (R5.216);

Transaction Date: 
4/10/1838
Summary of transaction: 
Jacques and Celina Roman mortgaged a sugar plantation in St. James Parish and 37 enslaved people to the Union Bank of Louisiana in exchange for $2,000 or 20 shares. George Milligan accepted the morgage for the Union Bank.
Reference source: 
New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 307