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[Birth certificate of a certain female child named Roselle]
Series VII: Legal Documents, 1709-1858, and undated
Subseries 1. Birth Certificates, 1800-1818
Coster, John Gerhard
New-York Historical Society
Birth certificate of Roselle, born December 24, 1803, to a 'Mulatto Wench named Betty' belonging to New York City merchant John Gerhard Coster. In document, the word 'Negro' has been crossed out and replaced with 'Mulatto.'
Birth certificates--New York (State)--New YorkSlavery--New York (State)--New York
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