Alfred Pitre

1839 Lafourche, Louisiana 1908  Houma, Louisiana

 

 

Continuation of tree (2nd child of Lucien Simeon Pitre/Marie Josephine Helene Babin); all known surname descendants:

              7          Alfred Pitre  b: 29 August 1839  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 1 January 1908  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                               +Odilia Giroir  b: April 1840  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; m: 12 September 1868  St. Francis de Sales, Houma, Terrebonne, LA [Auguste Joseph/Rosalie Felina Comeau]; d: Bet. 1910-1920  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                         8          Marie Alfreda Pitre  b: 11 August 1870  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: Bef. 1880

                         8          Augustin Harris Pitre  b: 18 August 1872  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 6 November 1941  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                        +Laura Margaret Bergeron  b: 1 March 1875  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; m: 10 April 1893  St. Francois de Sales, Houma, Terrebonne, LA [Sylvester/Eve ---]; d: 20 December 1949  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                         8          Josephine Rosalie Pitre  b: 27 May 1885  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 24 April 1965  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                        +Camile Joseph Cadiere  b: 1 February 1880  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; m: Abt. 1901 [Oleus/Clementine Babin]; d: 12 February 1943  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

 

 

Notes for Alfred Pitre:

Census

- 1870 Houma, Terrebonne, Louisiana:  Alfred Pete 35 (farm laborer), wife Odelia 19.

- 1880 Terrebonne, LA:  Alfred Pitre 33 (laborer), wife Octavie 33, Harris 8.

- 1900 Terrebonne, LA:  Alfred Pitre 69, wife of 40 years Odelia 60, Josephine 16; son Harry 26 (swamper), wife of 8 years Laura 24, Jennie 6, Jimmie 3, Agnes 1 month.

- 1910 Terrebonne, LA:  Widow Odelia Giroir 54 (claims only 2 of 5 children still living), living with daughter Josephine 24 & her husband of 9 years Camile Cadiere 28 (shucker).

Civil War records:  Alfred Pitre:  Private, Co. K, 26th Louisiana Infantry; enlisted 19 April 1862 in Terrebonne (residence Houma); Captured Vicksburg, Mississippi 4 July 1863; paroled by Gen. Grant 7 July 1863 Vicksburg; complexion light, hair dark, height 55, age 25, eyes blue.

 

Application for a military headstone:  Alfred Pitre; Private; Co. K, 26th LA Infantry CSA; d. 1 Jan 1908; St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Houma; ship to Camile J. Cadiere, Houma (20 June 1931)

 

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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)

- South Louisiana Vital Family Records: Terrebonne Genealogical Society

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

 

Last updated:  8 July 2021.