Roman Family Papers (R17.006.48)

Roman Family Papers (R17.006.48)

Transaction Date: 
1840* (estimated)
Summary of transaction: 
The folder contains the following documents: - August 1, 1840; Receipt for: the enslaved Billy $800, 1 Blanket, 9 days in jail, passage to New Orleans, Insurance and Policy. Passage from New Orleans to home, ? in New Orleans, 5 or 6 lbs. of Plaster of Paris. Totals $875 - March 29, 1841; Bill of sale for an enslaved man named Hyacinthe (25); Purchase price: $1,000; Vendor: Charles Dehault Delassus; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman (French) - February 1, 1841; Bill of sale for an enslaved man named Daniel (45); Purchase price: $750; Vendor: Mark Davis; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman (French) - June 7, 1844; Bill of sale for an enslaved woman named Berteline (21); Purchase price: $450; Vendor: Philippe Avegno; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman (French) - July 4, 1846; Unknown receipt (French) - July 1, 1843; Internment receipt for the enslaved man Daque - October 24, 1843; Internment receipt for the enslaved man Thomas - March 7, 1844; Internment receipt for the enslaved man Robert - December 21, 1846; Bill of Sale for an enslaved woman named Mary (26); Purchase price: $700; Vendor: Louis Henri Pilie; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman - January 20, 1848; Bill of sale for an enslaved woman named Mary (18); Purchase price: $525; Vendor: Timothy Wortham of Virginia; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman - February 1, 1848 Bill of sale for two enslaved men, Albert Jones (23) and Cary Jones (24); Purchase price: $1,600; Vendor: Hugh Hagan (represented by John Hagan); Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman; . - April 25; scrap of paper in French mentioning slaves, signed by Victorin Roman �
Reference source: 
Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 149: Roman Family Papers, Box 3 Folder 2