Donaldsonville is the parish seat for Ascension Parish
Geismar is in Ascension Parish
Ascension Parish(63) ► ADJACENT TO ASCENSION PARISH Assumption Parish(13) ► East Baton Rouge Parish(416) ► Iberville Parish(31) ► Livingston Parish(24) ► St. James Parish(25) ► St. John the Baptist Parish(16) ►
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Once enslaved at Ashland Plantation, became noted 19th century African American jockey. Rode the horse Lecompte to victory over Lexington in 1854 in New Orleans. Inducted into the Louisiana Racing Museum Hall of Fame in 1997. — — Map (db m84995) HM