64 Parishes

Edward Livingston

Edward Livingston left an indelible mark on Louisiana as the territory became a US possession by advocating the colonial legal system based on Roman civil law, instead of the English system of common law adopted by the rest of the United States.

Edward Livingston

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Edward Livingston. Unidentified

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