Eugene Pitre

1843 Lafourche, LA 1873 Opelousas, LA




Continuation of tree (6th child of Francois Basile Pitre/Scholastique Boutary); all known surname descendants:

              7          Eugene Pitre  b: 14 April 1843  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 11 February 1873   Opelousas, St. Landry, LA

                                +Eugenie Aimee Molaison  b: 6 April 1848  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 19 November 1868  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Jean Baptiste/Emelie Marie Leblanc]; d: 22 June 1937  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA 

                         8          Marie Bertilde Pitre  b: 17 September 1869  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 3 November 1873  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Agathe Eugenie Pitre  b: 8 June 1871  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 25 April 1873  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Eugene Pitre:


- 1870 Laplace, St. Martin, Louisiana:  Eugene Pete 25 (laborer), wife Aimee 23, Berthile 9 months, living with his widowed father Francois 55 (laborer), his brother Victorin 18 (laborer); and his brother Auguste Pete 27 (laborer), wife Sarah 22, Eli 2, Clinton 9 months.

- 1880 Lafourche, LA:   Widowed Amy Molaison 30, living with her brother Augustin Molaison 40 (farmer).

- 1900 Lafourche, LA:  Widowed Eugenie Pitre 45, still with her brother Augustin Molaison 68.  [She claims only 2 children, neither still living.]


- 1910 Lafourche, LA:  Widowed Aimee Molaison 58, with her brother Augustin Molaison 71.

- 1920 Lafourche, LA:  Widowed Amy Pitre 68, with her brother Augustin Molaison 85.

- 1930 Lafourche, LA:  Widowed Mrs. Eugenie Pitre 77, with brother Auguste Molanson 96, and a widowed sister Mrs. Frank Legendre 86.


Civil War records:  E. Petre, private with Co. F., Wood's Regiment, Cavalry.  Enlisted 8 April 1862 at Thibodaux.  Present on all rolls to October 1863.  Paroled 12 May 1865 at Gainesville, Alabama.



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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)

- Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records

- Southwest Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Parishes of Acadia, Allen Beauregard, Cameron,

      Calcasieu, Evangeline, Iberia, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, St Landry, St Martin, St Mary and Vermillion. 

      (Rev. Hebert)


Last updated:  20 November 2010.