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Date: Sun, 17 Aug 2003 17:00:11 -0500 (CDT)
LaFreniere Park LaFreniere Park Metairie, Louisiana, the first Suburb of
New Orleans. http://www.metairie.com/index_right.html Notre Dame
1760 Jan. 27
Father Dagobert, (of Longory, O.M.Cap.
Aunoy (Charles Guy Fauvre D')
New Orleans, (Louisiana)
Minutes of the meeting
Father Dagobert pastor of St. Louis at New Orleans, (Louis Alexandre
Delaunay out-going churchwarden and Cantrello, churchwarden entering
office propose names of three persons and ask the assembly to choose a
successor to Delaunay and an aid to Cantrelle; also they ask the
assembly to deliberate on misuse of church funds by (Claude Joseph
Villars) Du Bruell contrary to the decision of Nov. 2, 1738. IV-4-a
A.D.S. 2pp. 8vo. (French)
1761 Nov. 16
Bauduceau (______) royal notary
Danger J. (______)
Gille Baumont, laborer of the parish of Concourson leased to Francois
Tellier day laborer of the parish of St. Pierre de Verche the income but
not the ownership of a "Boisseler de vigne at the clos des Noels."
1761 Nov. 25
Part payment made on Nov. 25.
IV-4-a A.D.S. 3pp. 8vo. (French)
(Fauvre D') Aunoy certifies that the expenses made by Louis Alexandre
Delaunay, churchwarden for the church of St. Louis of New Orleans for
the years 1758 and 1759 total 6741 livres, 18 sols and 9 deniers. Names
mentioned: Father Sebastian, pastor; M. (Charles) Le Sassier; Sieur
(______) Songy; (______) Francois, first beadle of the parish; Madame
(Ignace) Broutin; Monsieur (Jacques) Cantrelle, churchwarden; Monsieur
(Charles) Demorand; Father Dagobert; Sieur (Gilbert) Maxent. IV-4-a
A.D.S. 6pp. 8vo. (French)
1762 Nov. 9
New York, (New York)
Sight craft for two hundred pounds from Messrs. Thomlinson, Hanbury,
Colebrooke, and Nesbitt, merchants in London, to John Nelson. The
payment was transferred to Charles Norris, who, in turn, transferred
payment to Rich(ar)d Pike. The check is signed by Cha(rles) W. Apthorp.
I-1-d Check 2pp. 16mo.
1763 Jul. 6
Moore, Samuel Preston
Sight draft for one hundred pounds to be paid to Samuel Preston Moore,
to be charged to the Province of Pennsylvania. The merchants in London
are John Sargent, George Aufrere, David Barclay, junior, and John
Barclay. The names James Wright, Mahlon Kirkbeide, and Charles Norris
are signed on the face side of check. On the reverse side of check,
payment is transferred to Charles Norris, who in turn, transfers payment
to Elias Blundorord.
I-1-d Check 2pp. 16mo.
1764 Feb. 11
Le Bretton (Le Breton, Louis Cesaire), Counsellor of the King in his
court of monies in Paris, (Lord of Bassan, Charmeaux, etc.) New Orleans,
to Jean Jacques Blaise D'abbadie, Directeur general commandant pour le
roi in La.
Le Bretton has land behind New Orleans at a place formerly called des
Sauvages Colapissas having on one side the settlement of Sr. (Joseph)
Desruisseaux and on the other it extends to Chapitoulas (Tchoupitoulas)
to the settlement of M. (______) Chalbert. Most of this land formerly
belonged to the deceased M. (Nicolas Chauvin) de Laffreniere
(Lafreniere) father-in-law of the petitioner which land was one of the
parts of the inheritance made to Sr. Francois Chauvin de Laffreniere
(Lafreniere) one of his sons, who being dead left as heirsM. (______) de
Laffreniere (Lafreniere) and (______) Le Sueur and Mesdames (______)
Duhamel and (______) Le Bretton his brothers and sisters who sold this
land to the petitioner on Nov. 3, 1751; the rest of this land consisting
of 12 arpents which had belonged to the deceased Laffreniere
(Lafreniere), Le Bretton obtained on May 3, 1750. Le Bretton's right to
all this land is shown by certificate of (Bernard) De Verges, royal
engineer and the concession given him by Mon. (Louis Billouart Chevalier
de) Kererec, governor, (Jean Baptiste Claude Bobe) Desclozeaux,
commissary general, and De Verges on Oct. 6, 1757. There is on this land
a tongue of land which could be drained and made to lend pasturage to
the cattle which now are starved not finding food as far as the Cannes
Brulees and many are being killed by runaway negroes.
1764 Feb. 14
Certifies that the land in question is burdened by no previous grant and
may be granted to Le Bretton. New Orleans.
1764 Feb. 15
D'abbadie to Le Bretton
Grants the land in question subject to pay seigneorical dues if they
ever are established in the colony also to supply whatever wood may be
necessary to construct magazines and other works for the King and
finally to give the land necessary for roads and fortifications.
Countersigned (______) Duverge
IV-4-a A.D.S. 4pp. 8vo. (French)
1764 Sep. 1
Garic (Jean Baptiste) clerk of the Superior Council of Louisiana New
Extract of the minutes of the Superior Council of La. The registry on
demand of (Nicolas Chauvin de Lafreniere) attorney general of the king
of the letters patent of the King (Louis XV) dated July 31, 1763 at
Complegne concerning the Apostolic prefects together with the letter of
the Duc de Choiseul first lord of the Admirality and secretary of state
concerning the same letter. These letters are to be published throughout
the colony. Copies are also sent to the Capuchins and all missions of
IV-4-a (Extract of) A.D. 2pp. 8vo. (French) 3 1769 Mar. 15 Foucault,
Denis Nicolas acting ordinateur and first judge of the Superior Council
Garic (Jean Baptiste) notary
New Orleans (Louisiana)
Extract of the registers of the minutes of the Superior council of La.
Father Dagobert (O.M.Cap.) Vicar General and first pastor of St. Louis
parish of New Orleans plaintiff against Jacques Voisin former infantry
officer and executor of the will of Sr. Raimond Touandet called St.
Martin. The Council orders Voisin to pay to Dagobert from the estate
5000 livres for the poor and the stipends of 12 high Masses and 100 low
Masses for the soul of St. Martin according to the will of the testator.
IV-4-a (Extract of) A.D.S. 4pp. 8vo. (French) 5