Payroll of Laborers Employed at West Oak plantation, Iberville Parish, La., October 17, 1867

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Title

Payroll of Laborers Employed at West Oak plantation, Iberville Parish, La., October 17, 1867

Subject

Freedmen--Wages; Emancipation

Description

This payroll from the Freedmen's Bureau records lists laborers at West Oak plantation in Iberville Parish, Louisiana. Many of the people listed in this document were sold to West Oak by the Maryland Jesuits in 1838 or were the children of people sold in 1838. West Oak had been owned by Jesse Batey at the time of the sale.

Creator

National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1867-10-17

Contributor

Adam Rothman

Relation

GSA75Mrs. Emily Woolfolk contract with employees at West Oak, April 12, 1864
GSA76: Agreement with Freedmen, West Oak plantation, April 3, 1865

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Payroll

Identifier

GSA77

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

To be transcribed.

Original Format

Payroll record

Files

Citation

National Archives, Washington, D.C., “Payroll of Laborers Employed at West Oak plantation, Iberville Parish, La., October 17, 1867,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed October 24, 2017, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/85.

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