Eugene Alcide Pitre

1871 Lockport, LA 1950 Westwego, LA

 

 

Continuation of tree (1st child of Joseph Pitre/Hortense Marie Landry); all known surname descendants:

               8           Eugene Alcide Pitre  b: 18 August 1871  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 7 May 1950  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                                 + Josephine Augustine Lefort  b: 17 July 1871  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: 24 June 1893  Jefferson, LA [Ernest/Adrienne Plessala]; d: 1 September 1944  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                          9           Frank Joseph Pitre  b: 14 February 1895  Westwego, Jefferson, LA; d: 21 March 1981  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                                           +Marie Louise Savoie (Ledet)  b: 2 November 1889  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1922 [Estival/Marguerite Danos]; d: 27 August 1981  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                          9           Beatrice M. Pitre  b: 22 January 1902  Westwego, Jefferson, LA; d: 29 August 1994  Marrero, Jefferson, LA

                                          +Augustin M. Robert  b: 27 May 1901  Ama, St. Charles, LA; m: Abt. 1925; d: 9 November 1966  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                          9           Ernest Bartholomew Pitre  b: 24 August 1911  Westwego, Jefferson, LA; d: 7 August 1968  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

                                         +Mabel M. Roux  b: 17 April 1912  S. Kenner, Jefferson, LA; m: Abt. 1937 [Guillaume/Alice Zeringue]; d: 20 April 2005  Westwego, Jefferson, LA

 

 

Notes for Eugene Alcide Pitre:

Census

- 1900 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Eugene Peet 27 (fisherman), wife of 7 years Josephine 27, Joseph 5.

- 1910 Jefferson, LA:  Eugene Pitre 38, wife of 17 years Josephine 30, Joseph 15, Beatrice 8.

- 1920 Westwego, Jefferson, LA:  Eugene F. Pitre 48 (house carpenter), wife Josephine 48, Joseph 24, Beatrice 17, Ernest 8, niece Justina Collins 14.

- 1930 Westwego, Jefferson, LA:  Eugene Pitre 57, wife Josephine 57, Ernest B. 18.

 

- 1940 Westwego, Jefferson, LA:  Eugene A. Pitre 68 [$1200 house value] carpenter/own contractor, wife Josephine A. 68 [376 Avenue H]

- 1950 Westwego, Jefferson, LA:  Eugene A. Pitre 78.

Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Monday, 8 May 1950 - On Sunday, May 7, 1950, at 4:20 o'clock p.m., Eugene Alcide Pitre, husband of the late Josephine Le Fort, father of Mrs. A. Robert, Joseph F. and Ernest T. Pitre, also survived by seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, brother of Mrs. Daize Cheramie, Mrs. Thomas Esponge, Leonce and Ernest Pitre and the late Louis Pitre and Mrs. Mac Le Fort; aged 78 years 6 months 19 days; a native of Cheniere Caminada, La.; and a resident of 376 Avenue A, Westwego, La.  Relatives and friends of the family, also the employees of the North American Trading and Import Company, Pubbicker Alcohol Company, are invited to attend the funeral, which will take place on Monday, May 8, 1950, at 2 o'clock p.m., from the funeral home of William Betz's Sons, 327 Sala avenue.  Religious services at our Lady of Prompt Succor church.  Interment in Westwego cemetery.

 

Online photo:  http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/213207/person/227935120

 

Notes for Josephine Lefort:

Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Sunday, 3 September 1944:  On Friday, September 1, 1944, at 11 o'clock p.m., Josephine Le Fort, wife of Eugene Pitre, mother of Mrs. Augustin Robert, Joseph F., and Ernest Pitre, sister of Mrs. Adrienne Currault, Mrs. J. Barrios and L. Le Fort and the late Joseph Le Fort and Miss Mirza Le Fort; also survived by six grandchildren; aged 73 years 2 months 15 days; a native of Cheniere Camadata, La., and a resident of Westwego, La.  Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Publicker Commercial Alcohol Co., of Louisiana are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, which will take place Sunday, September 3, 1944, at 9:30 o'clock a.m., from the late residence of the deceased, 376 Avenue A, Westwego, La.  Religious services at Our Lady of Prompt Succor church at 10 o'clock mass.  Interment in Westwego cemetery.  Wm. Betz and Sons in charge.

 

WWI registration records (son):

Frank Joseph Pitre:  Frank Joseph Pitre; Jefferson, LA; born 14 Feb 1895 (Westwego); single; medium height, medium build; gray eyes & brown hair.
 

Obituaries for the children:

Frank Joseph Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 22 March 1981:  Joseph F. Pitre, on Saturday, March 21, 1981, at 11:50 o'clock a.m., beloved husband of Louise Savoie Pitre, father of Leatrice P. Poche, and the late Norma P. Roberti; brother of Beatrice Robert, and the late Ernest B. Pitre; also survived by a host of nieces and nephews, 10 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren, a native and lifelong resident of Westwego, age 86 years.  Relatives and friends of the family, also members of the American Legion Post 284, are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from the Westwego Funeral Home of William Betz Sons, 327 Sala Avenue, on Monday, March 23, 1981, at 11:45 o'clock a.m.  Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church.  Interment in Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery, Westwego.  Friends may call after 6 p.m. Sunday.

 

Beatrice M. Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery, Westwego, LA:  A. ROBERT / Augustin M. Robert / born May 27, 1901 - died Nov. 9, 1966 / Beatrice P. Robert / born Jan. 22, 1902 - died Aug. 29, 1994

 

Ernest Bartholomew Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 8 August 1968:  Of Westwego, La., on Wednesday, August 7, 1968, at 4:15 o'clock a.m., Ernest Bartholomew Pitre, age 56 years, beloved husband of Mabel M. Roux; father of Mrs. Raymond J. Barrios, Airman 1st Class Richard F. Pitre and Miss Dale E. Pitre; brother of Joseph F. Pitre, Mrs. A. Robert; son of the late Josephine LeForte and Eugene Pitre, also survived by three grandchildren.  Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of North American Trading and Import Company, Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company and Avondale Shipyards, are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from Westside Funeral Homes Company, 5101 West Bank Expressway, Marrero, La., on Thursday, August 8, 1968, at 10 o'clock a.m.  Requiem Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church, Westwego.  Interment in Garden of Memories.  Friends may call after 7 o'clock p.m. today.

 

 

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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:  16 August 2022.