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Re: Miguel Papillon " That's name don't wear it ou

On July 26, 1779 a slave documents were filed, on the Estate of Simon LaCour, deceased.

Nicolas and Genevieve, are brother and sister. Marianne mulatto woman also freed. Their mother?

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Document Date: 7/26/1779
Document Number: 1004
Location: Pointe Coupee
Master: Simon deceased La Cour
Master's Gender: 2
Name: Nicolas
Gender: male
Race: mulatto
Age Category: child
Birthplace: Louisiana Creole
Freed: under will
Relationship of freer to the freed: father
The manumission did not involve cash payment.
Slave was freed.
This slave's white father was certainly involved in the manumission process.
no prices at all
Members of Group: Mul. sis. and bro.
Family: Simon Lacour (white)-f,Genevieve-d,Nicolas-s
This slave's family relationships were indicated.
Comments: Freed by father master by will along with sibling. Recognized
Genevieve & Nicolas as his natural children. Widow & brother protested. Freedom papers found in Spain AGI Cuba 206, fol. 657, on July 14, 1779. Marianne mulatto woman also freed. Their mother?

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Document Date: 7/26/1779
Document Number: 1004
Location: Pointe Coupee
Master: Simon deceased La Cour
Master's Gender: 2
Name: Genevieve
Gender: female
Race: mulatto
Age Category: child
Birthplace: Louisiana Creole
Freed: under will
Relationship of freer to the freed: father
The manumission did not involve cash payment.
Slave was freed.
This slave's white father was certainly involved in the manumission process.
no prices at all
Members of Group: Mulatto sister & brother
Family: Simon Lacour (white)-f,Genevieve-d,Nicolas-s
This slave's family relationships were indicated.
Comments: Freed by father master by will along with sibling. Recognized Genevieve & Nicolas as his natural children. Widow & brother protested. Freedom papers found in Spain AGI Cuba 206, fol. 657, on July 14, 1779. Marianne mulatto woman also freed. Their mother?

Harrison Thomas LaTour
LaTour Genealogical Collection
http://www.latourgenealogicalcollection.org/My_Homepage_Files/Page135.html


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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