Clarence Ferdinand Pitre

1892 Raceland, Louisiana 1965 Thibodaux, LA



Continuation of tree (1st child of Ignace 'Enis' Pitre/Leonora Roussel); all known surname descendants:

                9          Clarence Ferdinand Pitre  b: 21 June 1892  Raceland, Lafourche, LA; d: 25 December 1965  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                +Rita Marie Breaux  b: 2 September 1895  St. Charles, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1924 [Oscar/Louisa A. Guidroz]; d: 15 October 1989  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                      10               Lloyd Joseph Pitre  b: Abt. 1925  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 25 February 1929  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Clarence Ferdinand Pitre:


- 1930 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Clarence Pitre 35, wife Etta 28, father-in-law Oscar Breaux 68 widower.

- 1940 Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA:  Clarence Pitre 44 service man/electric refrigerator, wife Rita 42  (127 St. Joseph Street)

- 1950 Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA:  Clarence Pitre 55 refrigeration mechanic/refrigeration co., wife Rita B. 53.

WWI registration record: Clarence Ferdinand Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 21 Jun 1893 (Lafourche); single; tall height, slender build; light brown eyes & black hair.

Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 27 December 1965 - On Saturday, December 25, 1965, at 5:45 o'clock p.m., Clarence F. Pitre, husband of Rita Braud, son of the late Ignace Pitre and Leanora Roussel, father of the late Lloyd Joseph Pitre, brother of Mrs. Elodie P. Adams, Wallace Pitre, Mrs. Doris P. Candies, Mrs. Eugene P. Lee, Nolan, Lawrence Pitre, Mrs. Velma P. Chol and the late Carl Pitre, age 74 years, a native of St. Charles, La., and a resident of Thibodaux, La.  Relatives and friends of the family also officers and members of the VFW Post No. 3665 Freddie John Falgout Post, Raceland, La., the American Legion Post No. 11, Thibodaux, La., WOW Camp 368, Thibodaux, La., are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from Thibodaux Funeral Home, 812 St. Philip, Thibodaux, La., on Monday, December 27, 1965, at 10:30 o'clock a.m., religious services at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Thibodaux, La.  Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Arrangements by Thibodaux Funeral Home.


Tombstone Inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA:  Clarence F. / Pitre / Louisiana / Pvt Btry B / 141 Field Arty / World War I / June 21, 1893 / December 25, 1965   ///   Rita Pitre / 9-2-1895 -- 10-15-1989



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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:  11 August 2022.