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A legal document granting liberty to Jean Baptiste, described as a mulatto, after the death of his master, François Marine. The document is in French and is notarized by Nicolas Forstal.
Jean Baptiste, active 1788.
African Americans--History--18th centuryFree African Americans--Louisiana--OpelousasSlave records--Louisiana--OpelousasSlaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--OpelousasRacially mixed people--Louisiana--OpelousasForstal, Nicholas, born 1727Legal documents
1 legal document.
Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
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