Minutes and Proceedings, Trustees' Meetings (1 of 2), 1793 - 1813
Scope and Contents
This folder consists of proceedings [minutes, 1793-1813] of the Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergymen [Vol. 1], as well as a transcript that was copied for Georgetown College.
At several meetings, the possible sale and manumission of enslaved people is discussed.
**Former finding aid locations: 119_24_1; 119_24_4; 91.1; 91.4**
This folder contains materials related to Jesuit slaveholding.
"In the service of the Bishop": Proceedings of the Corporation of Roman Cathoic Clergyman, March 29th, 1797 [GSA164]
An injurious Manumission: Proceedings of the Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergy, May 5, 1801 [GSA165]
"Dispose of them": Proceedings of the Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergymen, May 12, 1808 [GSA166]
The sale of George and two families, June 1809 [GSA177]
"To Humane and Christian Masters": The Disposal of Sarah's Children, June 1809 [GSA178]
Resoultion to apprehend Tom, June 1809 [GSA179]
The Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergyman orders the sale of "superfluous slaves" to pay debts, July 1805 [GSA241]
"The power of managers to dispose unruly slaves," May 24, 1803 [GSA324]
The Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergyman sells two people to the Rev. Germain Bitouzey, LS, September 14, 1813 [GSA325]
The Corporation of Roman Catholic Clergyman authorizes a servant for the Rev. Malave, September 14, 1813 [GSA326]
The Corporation refuses to pay Rev. Ashton's legal fees for Mahoney v. Ashton, November 28, 1804 [GSA327]
The Maryland Jesuits discuss and resolve to sell the majority of their enslaved community, 1813-1814 [GSA369]
Rev. Eden recieves the profits of the sale of three enslaved persons, June 1811 [GSA372]
- 1793 - 1813
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