Louise Vincent, a woman of color v. Marie P. Ladue
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State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

In the Circuit CourtCircuit Court
March Term 1834

Lousia Vincent a woman of color
suit for freedom
vs
M.SM S Ledue . LedueM S Ledue
AdolpheAdolphe by his next friend
CharlesCharles D V Vrain
vs
M.PM P Ledue .LedueM P Ledue
suit for freedom
MarcellineMarcelline by her next friend
Charles D.
vs
M.PM P Ledue .LedueM P Ledue
suit for freedom

State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

Personally appeared in open
Court Louisa VincentLouisa the said Plaintiff and made
oath, that same time since, as well as this affiant
can recollect about four years ago she was
purchased from her former owner Madane VincentVincent
Louisby G Joshna Pahlen, that at the
same time said PahlenPahlen also purchased from
said MadameBouisBouis the said AdolpheAdolphe and
said MarcellineMarcelline then and now minors who are
the children of her said louse, that some
time after she and her said children were purchased
by said PahlenPahlen as slaves for life