Alces Paul Pitre

1902 Galliano, Louisiana – 1987 Cut Off, LA



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Leopold Pitre/Julie Autin); all known surname descendants:

                9          Alces Paul Pitre  b: 16 September 1902  Galliano, Lafourche, LA; d: 17 April 1987  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                    +Josephine Aimee Pitre  b: 24 January 1907  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: 22 October 1925  Lafourche, LA [Constant Ignace/Anna Ophidia ‘Amy’ Lorraine]; d: 20 October 2003  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                           10            Constant Bill Pitre  b: 18 November 1929  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. November 2010

                                             + Earline Marie Terrebonne  b: 24 February 1932  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: 21 January 1951  Lafourche, LA [Dominic/Natilde Cheramie]; d: 27 November 2010  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Alces Paul Pitre:


- 1930 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Alces Pitre 27 farmer, wife Josephine 23, Constant J. 1 year 5 months, niece Lauansia 2 years 8 months.

- 1940 Cut Off, Lafourche, LA:  Alces Pitre 37 laborer/farm [$300 house value], wife Josephine 33, Constant 10.

- 1950 Lafourche, LA: Alces P. Pitre 47 trapper/fur industry, wife Josephine A. 43, Constant A. 20 proprietor/retail grocery store.

Obituary: Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), 19 April 1987:  A memorial mass was held at 11 a.m. today at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off for Alces Paul Pitre, 83, a native of Galliano and resident of Cut Off, who died at 1 p.m. Friday (17th).  Funeral services were held Saturday.  Burial was in the church cemetery.  He was the husband of Josephine Pitre; and father of Constant "Bill" Pitre.  He is also survived by five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leopold Pitre.  Arrangements were by Falgout Funeral Home, Galliano.


Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Alces Paul Pitre / beloved husband of Josephine Pitre / born Sept. 16, 1902 - died April 16, 1987 / Josephine A. Pitre / beloved wife of Alces Paul Pitre / born Jan. 24, 1907 - died Oct. 20, 2003


Notes for Josephine A. Pitre:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Josephine A. Pitre, 96, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 4:30 a.m. Oct. 20, 2003.  Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church, with burial at the church cemetery.  She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Constant "Bill" and Earline Terrebonne Pitre; grandchildren, Laura Wagner, Clara McDonald, Billy Pitre, Celeste Molaison and Danny Pitre; seven great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchild, Derin Doucet.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Alces Pitre; parents, Constant and Amy Lorraine Pitre; brother, Orleans A. Pitre; and sisters, Marceline L. Guidry and Alice P. Pierce.



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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

- 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:  17 June 2022.