Ernest Pitre

1869 Lafourche, Louisiana 1905 Lafourche, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (6th child of Martial Adam Pitre/Rosalie Duet); all known surname descendants:

               8          Ernest Pitre  b: Abt. 1869  Lafourche, LA; d: Abt. 1905  Lafourche, LA

                                 + Clemence Augustine Cretini  b: 17 November 1873  Lafourche, LA; m: 30 December 1901  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Eugene Andre/Anaise Zeolide Danos]; d: 9 September 1915  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Eva Josephine Pitre  b: 16 December 1903  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 26 January 1980  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Sylvester Antoine Danos  b: 31 December 1901  Cheniere, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1922 [Jules Guillaume/Mezida Marie Terrebonne]; d: 1 July 1998  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Ernest Pitre:


- 1910 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Widowed Clemence 30 now remarried for 3 years to Jullian Peter (Julien Apolloni Pitre) 35 (fisherman), and her daughter Eva 6.


- 1920 Lafourche, LA:  Clemence has now died as well.  Her widower Julien Pitre 45 (oyster fisherman) now living with son from his 1st marriage Victor 8, and his step-daughter Eva 16, plus Clemence's widowed mother Anaise Cretini 65.


Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off:  Clemence Cretini / nee 17 Nov 1873 / decedee 9 Sept. 1915

Obituaries for the children:

Eva Josephine Pitre:  Houma Courier (LA), Sunday, 27 January 1980:  Eva Pitre Danos, 75, a native and resident of Cut Off, died 1:40 a.m. Jan. 26 at Raceland.  Visitation will be after 8 a.m. today at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano.  The funeral will be 9:30 a.m. from the Funeral Home with religious services 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cut Off.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  Survivors include her husband, Sylvester Danos; three sons, Tilman, Warren and Sylvester Jr. Danos; three daughters, Mrs. Norman Hebert, Mrs. Albert Orgeron, and Mrs. Gilbert Arceneaux; one brother, Victor Pitre; 19 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.  Falgout Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Eva Pitre Danos / born Dec. 16, 1903 - died Jan. 26, 1980 / Sylvester A. Danos / born Dec. 31, 1901 - died July 1, 1998



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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:  2 June 2021.