David Hippolite Pitre

1846 Lafourche, Louisiana 1910 Cut Off, Louisiana

 

 

Continuation of tree (8th child of Pierre Martial Pitre/Adeline Francoise Guillot); all known surname descendants:

              7      David Hippolite Pitre  b: 9 February 1846  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 26 October 1910  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA 

                               + Josephine Ada Marie Pitre  b: 23 February 1854  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1870  Lafourche, LA [Joseph Livaudais/Marie Julienne Lefort]; d: 16 October 1919  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Marguerite Augusta Pitre  b: 4 February 1872  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. 1880

                         8           Augustin Pitre  b: 2 April 1873  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 1 May 1937  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        + Ella Marie Pierce  b: 2 October 1883  Lafourche, LA; m: 27 May 1899  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 26 February 1950  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Marie Julienne Pitre  b: 16 November 1874  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 21 October 1941  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Etienne Curole  b: 8 April 1869  Lafourche, LA; m: 16 July 1892  Jefferson, LA [Pierre Andre/Arthemise Marie Pitre]; d: 2 September 1925  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Ernestine Pitre  b: 17 August 1876  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. 1880

                         8           Victorie Elisa Pitre  b: 26 March 1878  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 24 February 1965  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Dupre Antoine Terrebonne  b: 19 December 1876  Lafourche, LA; m: 4 November 1899  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Dupre/Leocade Ophelia Terrebonne]; d: 14 January 1939  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA

                         8           David Chabert Pitre  b: 8 December 1879  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 2 February 1965  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Lucie Savoie  b: 16 December 1883  Lafourche, LA; m: 4 July 1903  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Auguste Arthur/Eveline Marie Plaisance]; d: 10 November 1912  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                       *2nd Wife of David Chabert Pitre:

                                         + Evelide Bernadette Bruce  b: 10 June 1892  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 10 July 1916  Raceland, Lafourche, LA [Louis Alcindor/Julie Savoie]; d: 18 September 1946  New Orleans, LA

                         8           Camelia Marie Pitrb: 30 October 1881  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 21 July 1905  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Oneziphore Curole  b: 4 January 1875  Cheniere, Lafourche, LA; m: 16 June 1900  Lafourche, LA [Andre/Laure Brashman]; d: 13 April 1964  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Constant Ignace Pitre  b: 4 February 1884  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 16 December 1952  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Anna Ophidia 'Amy' Lorraine  b: 6 April 1886  Lafourche, LA; m: 3 June 1905  Holy Rosary, Larose, Lafourche, LA [William Charles/Melina Philomene Bruce]; d: 11 October 1964  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Zoe Veronique Pitre  b: 15 January 1895  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 15 May 1995  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA

                                         + Clifton Henry Eserman  b: 21 August 1893  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: 21 April 1927  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Jake/Leocadie Bourg]; d: 20 August 1969  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

 

 

Notes for David Hippolite Pitre:

Census

- 1880 Lafourche, Louisiana:  David Pitre 33 (farmer), wife Josephine 27, Augusta 8, Augustin 6, Julienne 5, Ernestine 3, Victoria 2.

- 1900 Lafourche, LA:  David Peet 56 (laborer), wife of 30 years Josephine 48 (7 of 12 children still living), David 19, Camillia 18, Constant 14, Zoie 5.

 

- 1910

 

WWI registration records (sons):

Augustin Pitre:  Augustin Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 2 Apr 1873; Josephine Pitre; medium height, medium build; grey eyes & black hair.

David Chabert Pitre:  David Chabert Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 9 Dec 1879; Mrs. Evelide Bruce Pitre; tall height, medium build; brown eyes & brown hair.

Constant Ignace Pitre:  Constant Ines Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 4 Feb 1884; Mrs. Constant Pitre; tall height, stout build; brown eyes & brown hair.

Obituaries for the children:

Marie Julienne Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 23 October 1941 - At residence on Tuesday, October 21, 1941, at 6 o'clock p.m., Julienne Pitre, beloved wife of Etienne Curole and mother of Mrs. Nelson Loupe, Mrs. Sidney Engeran, Mrs. George Rebstock, Mrs. Eddie Cantrelle, Mrs. Eddie Bruce, Mrs. Hector Danos, also Gaffie, Noah, Syriaque, Willie and George Curole, aged 67 years.  Survived by 25 grandchildren.  Funeral took place from the late residence, Cut Off, La., on Wednesday, October 22, 1941, at 5 o'clock p.m.  Services at Sacred Heart Catholic church, Cut Off, La.  Interment in Sacred Heart Catholic cemetery.  Falgout Funeral Home, Raceland, La., in charge.

Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  In loving memory of / our beloved Mother / May 8 Bill / Etienne Curole  born April 8, 1869, died Sept. 2, 1925 / Julienne Pitre  born Nov. 16, 1876, died Oct. 21, 1941 / Welton Curole 1929 - 1931 / Roenia Curole 1925 - 1939 / infant Bruce / Warren Bruce 1938 / Rodney Curole 1941 - 1946 / Sidonia Curole Cantrelle Sept. 20, 1906 - June 10, 1950 / at rest

 

Victorie Elisa Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 25 February 1965:  At Galliano, La., on Wednesday, February 24, 1965, at 4:45 o'clock a.m., Victoria Pitre, beloved wife of the late Dupre Terrebonne, mother of Blanchard Terrebonne and Mrs. Raoul Terrebonne of Golden Meadows, La.; also the late Donote Terrebonne and Mrs. Blanche Guilbeau, sister of Mrs. Clif Easerman Sr., of Golden Meadows, La.; survived by 14 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren, age 86 years, a native of Cheniere, La., and a resident of Golden Meadows, La. for the past 45 years.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from the Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galliano, La., on Thursday, February 25, 1965, at 9 o'clock a.m.  Religious services at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Cemetery, Golden Meadows, La.  Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galliano, La., in charge.

Tombstone Inscription, Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery, Golden Meadow, LA:  Victoria Pitre Terrebonne / born March 26, 1878 / died Feb. 24, 1965 / Dupre A. Terrebonne / born Dec. 19, 1876 / died Jan. 14, 1939

 

David Chabert Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 3 February 1965:  At the Lady of the Sea Hospital, Galliano, La., on Tuesday, February 2, 1965, at 3:24 o'clock p.m., David Pitre, beloved husband of the late Euclide Bruce, father of Wilson; Nero, Loulan and Lester Pitre, Mrs. Justillen Terrebonne, Mrs. Joseph Green and Mrs. Leo Suer, survived by 19 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren, age 85 years; a native of Chenier and a resident of Cut Off, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from the Falgout Funeral Homes Inc., Galliano, La., on Thursday, February 4, 1965, at 9 o'clock a.m., religious services at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cut Off, La.  Interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galliano, La., in charge.

Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  David C. Pitre, Jr. / born Dec. 8, 1879 - died Feb. 2, 1965

 

Camelia Marie Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Oneziphore Curole / 1875 - 1964 / Camelia M. Pitre / 1881 - 1905

 

Constant Ignace Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 17 December 1952 - At the residence at Cut Off, La., on Tuesday, December 16, 1952, at 4 o'clock a.m., Constant Pitre, beloved husband of Amy Lorraine and father of Orleans Pitre, Mrs. Alces Pitre, Mrs. Harris J. Pierce, and Mrs. Gipson Guidry, survived by seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild; age 68 years; a native and a resident of Cut Off, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral, which will take place from the Falgout Funeral Home, Galiano, La., on Wednesday, December 17, 1952, at 9 o'clock a.m.  Religious services at Sacred Heart Catholic church, Cut Off, La.  Interment in Sacred Heart Catholic cemetery.  Falgout Funeral Home, Galiano, La., in charge.

Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Constant I. Pitre / beloved husband of Amy Lorraine / born Feb. 4, 1885 - died Dec. 16, 1952 / Amy Lorraine / beloved wife of Constant I. Pitre / born Apr. 6, 1887 - died Oct. 11, 1964 / Laura Pitre / 1927 - 1934 / rest in peace

 

Zoe Veronique Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), May 1995:  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow for Zoe Pitre Eserman, 100, a native of Lafourche Parish and resident of Golden Meadow, who died at 11:40 p.m. Monday, May 15 (1995).  Visitation will be 9 a.m. to funeral time Thursday at the church.  Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Cut Off.  She was the mother of Irby Roy and Steve Eserman Jr.  She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifton Henry Eserman; parents, David and Josephine Pitre; a daughter, Gloria Eserman Duet; a stepson, Clifton Eserman Jr.; and 11 brothers and sisters.  She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Prompt Succor.  Falgout Funeral Home of Raceland is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Clifton Eserman / born Aug. 30, 1893 - died Aug. 20, 1969 / age 76 / Zoe P. Eserman / born Jan. 13, 1895 - died May 15, 1995 / age 100
 

 

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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:  15 June 2021.