Dudley Antoine Pitre

1925 Cut Off, Louisiana 2004 Cut Off, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (3rd child of Elfere Joseph Pitre/Romella Lafont); all known surname descendants:

                 10         Dudley Antoine Pitre  b: 19 July 1925  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 28 September 2004  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                       + Mazie Gisclair  b: 12 February 1929  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: 10 April 1948  Lafourche, LA [Morris Joseph/Etacia Autin]; d: 25 April 2010  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                11         Judy Pitre  b: 24 July 1949

                                               +--- Cheramie

                                11         Morris Pitre

                                               +Joyce ---

                                11         Tommy Paul Pitre

                                               +Julie Ford

                                11         Sally Ann Pitre



Notes for Dudley Antoine Pitre:


- 1940 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Elfer Pitre 40 trapping/fur trapper [$200 house value], wife Romilla 36, Adelina 19, Eugene 17 trapping/fur trapper, Dudley 15, Ophelia 12, father-in-law Ernest Lefort 64 widower.  [Hwy 77 between Cut Off & Galliano]


- 1950 Lafourche, LA:  Morris J. Gisclair 51 carpenter/building construction, wife Etica M. 45, son-in-law Dudley J. Pitre 24 fisherman/fishing, wife Mazie M. 21, Judy A. (July 24).


WWII Records:  Dudley Antoine Pitre, res. Cut Off, LA; b. 18 Jul 1925 Cut Off, LA; contact Alfred Pitre (same address); 5' 9", 150 lbs., blue eyes & blonde hair, light complexion; 19 Jul 1943 Thibodaux, LA.


Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), 29 September 2004:  Dudley A. Pitre, 79, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 3:40 a.m. Sept. 28, 2004.  Visitation will be 1 to 3 p.m. today at Samart Funeral Home in Cut Off.  A religious service will be held at 3 p.m. today at the funeral home, with burial at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.  He is survived by his wife, Mazie Gisclair Pitre; sons, Morris and Tommy Paul Pitre; daughters, Judy P. Cheramie and Sally Ann Pitre; brother, Eugene Pitre; sister, Ophelia P. Lefort; and three grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Elfer and Romala Lafont Pitre; and sister, Adeline Pitre.  He was Baptist and a member of Masonic Lafourche Lodge No. 422.  He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.  Samart Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Dudley A. Pitre / born July 19, 1925 - died Sept. 28, 2004 / (photo) / Mazie G. Pitre / born Feb. 12, 1929 - died Apr. 25, 2010 / (photo)


Notes for Mazie Gisclair:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), Tuesday, 27 April 2010:  Mazie Gisclair Pitre, 81, a native and resident of Cut Off, died Sunday, April 25, 2010.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Wednesday at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano.  Mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with burial in Cheramie Cemetery.  She is survived by two sons, Tommy Pitre and fiancee, Julie Ford, and Morris Pitre and wife, Joyce Pitre; two daughters, Judy Cheramie and Sally Pitre; one sister, Nelma Gisclair Gordon; and one grandchild, Storm Anthony Pitre.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dudley Antonie Pitre; her parents, Morris Joseph and Etacia Auntin Gisclair; and one sister, Arvella Gisclair Duet.  She was a member of the Eastern Star.  She enjoyed sewing and quilting and dedicated herself to her daughter, Sally Pitre.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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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:  10 October 2022.