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  • Subject: Slaveholders
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    • Andrew Durnford memorandum book, 1855-1858.

    • Account books--Louisiana--Plaquemines Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Plaquemines Parish.; African American farmers--Louisiana--Plaquemines Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Plaquemines Parish.;...
    • Memorandum book of Andrew Durnford, a free man of color, in which he records the supplies he purchased and the names of his suppliers, notes credits and debts incurred by enslaved persons, and records his daily activities.
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Manuscript items. OS Folder 01, 1834-1845.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Wills--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Inheritance and...
    • The oversized folder contains the will of Thomas Giddings, dated 1834; a first communion and confirmation certificate, dated May 12, 1940, belonging to Juanita Turnbull; and a high school graduation diploma from St. Mary's Academy in New Orleans...
    • Emancipation petition of the estate of Lorence Charbonneau, Number 30A, 1829.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American children--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.;...
    • Petition of the estate of Lorence Charbonneau, a free woman of color, to free the enslaved persons Merlie, Aglaë, Pierre Louis, Rosiliette, Jean Baptiste, Samite, and Pepé, who are all brothers and sisters under the age of 30 years of age. The...
    • Emancipation petition of the estate of Dara Costanza, Number 90E, 1831.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American children--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Orphans--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.;...
    • Petition of the estate of Widow Dara (or Darrea) Costanza to free the enslaved persons Carmelite (described as a negro wench of more than 30 years of age), her son William (described as the son of Carmelite, above 13 years of age), and Lucien...
    • Emancipation petition of John Hewlett, Number 144, 1829.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American children--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of John Hewlett to free the enslaved woman Maria (described as a mulatress of 31 years of age) and her two children, Victor (10 years of age) and Aimee (eight years of age).
    • Emancipation petition of Honore Landreaux, Number 172D, 1829.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American children--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Honore Landreaux to free the enslaved woman Suzette (described as a mulatto woman of 42 years of age) and her three children: Arsene (25 years of age), Clara (17 years of age), and Charles (18 months old). In French and English.
    • Emancipation petition of Antoine Dupuy, Number 87A, 1831.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Creoles--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal documents.
    • Petition of Antoine Dupuy to free the enslaved woman Caroline (described as a mulatto Creole girl of 18 years of age) and her child Philippe (described as a quarteroon, aged 11 months).
    • Emancipation petition of Rosette and Valentin Posé Brazier, Number 25D, 1831.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Creoles--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal documents.
    • Petition of Rosette and Valentin Posé Brazier (free people of color) to free the enslaved woman Ursule (described as a Creole of about 25 years of age) and her four children: François-Emile (about eight years of age), Clara (about seven years of...
    • Emancipation petition of the estate of Joseph Prieto, Number 44H, 1838.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of the estate of Joseph Prieto, a free man of color, to free the enslaved woman Marianne and her five children: Eloise, Marie Louisa, Marie Noel, Francois, and Jean. An enslaved man named Antoine, the child of Marie Louisa, is also named...
    • Emancipation petition of Eugene Ladner, Number 44C, 1838.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Eugene Ladner, a free man of color, to free the enslaved woman Hypolite. Hypolite is about 52 years of age and is described as the grandmother of the petitioner's three children.
    • Emancipation petition of James Dunn, Number 40B, 1832.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of James Dunn, a free man of color, to free his wife, the enslaved woman Maria (described as a mulatto woman of about 35 years of age), and her two children: Jane (eight years of age) and Oscar (10 years of age).
    • Emancipation petition of Marguerite Jerome, Number 39D, 1835.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Marguerite Jerome, a free woman of color, to free her daughter, the enslaved woman Arthemise and her two children, Norbert and Henry.
    • Emancipation petition of Jean Caseau, Number 19A, 1834.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Jean Caseau, a free man of color, to free the enslaved woman Armide (described as a mulatto woman of about 41 years) and her three children: Telasco (10 years of age), Joseph (six years of age), and Eugenie (three years of age).
    • Emancipation petition of Damarisse Devel, Number 19K, 1834.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Damarisse Devel, a free woman of color, to free her children and grandchildren, the enslaved persons Mimi (described as a mulatto man of about 35 years of age), Hortense (described as a mulatress of about 30 years of age), Patrice (11...
    • Emancipation petition of Etienne Fortier, Number 43C, 1831.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Etienne Fortier, a free man of color, to free the enslaved woman Fostine (described as a mulatto slave of about 45 years of age) and her four children: Edmond, Celestine, Henry, and Armand. In French and English.
    • Emancipation petition of Betsey Madeleine, Number 49B, 1834.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Betsey Madeleine, a free woman of color, to free the enslaved woman Mary (about 25 years of age) and her three children: Etienne (described as a mulatto boy of seven years of age), Pauline (two years of age), and Policine (one month...
    • Emancipation petition of Séraphine Andry, Number 46F, 1829.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Séraphine Andry to free the enslaved woman Marie Pauline (25 years old) and her two children, Marie Amanda (seven years old) and Marie Louise Victoire (two years old). In French and English.
    • Emancipation petition of Thomas Heartwell, Number 47A, 1834.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Thomas Heartwell, a free man of color, to free his wife, the enslaved woman Ellen (31 years of age) and her three children: Ferriday (eight years of age), Charles (six years of age), and Mary (three years of age).
    • Emancipation petition of Widow Marie Louise Riviere, Number 8E, 1829.

    • African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Child slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal...
    • Petition of Widow Marie Louise Riviere, a free woman of color, to free her grandchild, the enslaved child Boney. Boney is described as a mulatto boy of about eight years of age.

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