Category - 19th Century

19th Century People

Ordinance of Secession

St. Charles was one of 29 parishes that supported secession on January 26, 1861. General Richard Taylor of Fashion Plantation was elected to represent the...

19th Century

Civil War Period (1861-1865)

Ordinance of Secession Governor Georg Michael Hahn Major Parish Skirmishes The Emancipation Proclamation Fashion, LaBranche, Other Plantations Destroyed The...