Andrew Joseph Pitre

1913 Lafourche, Louisiana 1985 Cut Off, LA



Continuation of tree (1st child of Joachin 'Jackin' Joseph Pitre/Henriette Marguerite Esponge); all known surname descendants:

             9                  Andrew Joseph Pitre  b: 5 October 1913  Lafourche, LA; d: 16 December 1985  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Bertha Raymond  b: 17 January 1912  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1936 [Joseph/Philomene C. ---]; d: 10 June 2008  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                            10                  Emma M. Pitre  b: Abt. 1937; d: Aft. June 2008

                                                     +Dub Crenshaw

                            10                  Andrew J. Pitre  b: Abt. 1943; d: Aft. June 2008

                                                     +Gail ---



Notes for Andrew Joseph Pitre:


- 1940 Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA:  Joachim Pitre 59 fisherman/shrimp boat, wife Henrietta 56, Joachin 25 fisherman/shrimp boat, Percy 23 clerk/fruit stand, Walter 20 laborer/shrimp camp, Velma 12, son Andrew 26 fisherman/shrimp boat, wife Bertha 28, Emma 2.

- 1950 Lafourche, LA: Andrew J. Pitre 38 piloting a boat/oil industry, wife Bertha M. 39, Emma M. 12, Andrew J. Jr. 6.

Tombstone Inscriptions, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Andrew J. Pitre Sr. / born Oct. 5, 1913 - died Dec. 16, 1985 / Bertha R. Pitre / born Jan. 17 - died June 10, 2008


Notes for Bertha Raymond:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), Thursday, 12 June 2008:  Bertha R. Pitre, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2008.  Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to funeral time Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off.  Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.  She is survived by one son, Andrew Pitre Jr. and wife, Gail; one daughter, Emma Crenshaw and husband, Dub; two grandchildren, Debbie Cheramie and husband, Mark, and Jeff Pitre and wife, Gale; three great-grandchildren, Hugh Cheramie and wife, Kristy, Katelyn Punch and husband, Josh, and Angelia Pitre; and two great-great-grandchildren, Victoria Cheramie and Luke Cheramie.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Pitre Sr.; and her parents, Joseph and Philomen C. Raymond.  She was a member of Sacred Heart Ladies Altar Society and a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Holy Rosary Catholic School or Juvenile Diabetes Society.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

- Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records

- South Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Lafourche-Terrebonne Parishes  (Rev. Hebert)

- Some Louisiana deaths in RED taken from obituaries or the Louisiana Deaths collection (which includes spouses/parents).

- Some birthdates in RED taken from Social Security records based on obituary/tombstone inscription deathdate.


Last updated:  10 August 2022.