Frank Adam Pitre

1861 Houma, Louisiana 1929 New Iberia, LA

 

 

Continuation of tree (4th child of Zephirin Hypolite Pitre/Basilise Adeline Rosalie Dupre); all known surname descendants:

               8          Frank Adam Pitre  b: 22 August 1861  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 25 October 1929  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                                 +Marie Louise Darce  b: 20 November 1870  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; m: 11 January 1886  Montegut, Terrebonne, LA [Oscar/Adelaide Kelly]; d: 12 October 1936  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Valeri Adam Pitre (aka Pete)  b: 9 December 1887  Montegut, Terrebonne, LA; d: 6 October 1962  Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas

                                         +Leontine Dugas  b: 7 February 1903  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; m: Bef. 1940 [Aubeal/Corinne Breaux]; d: 23 July 1998  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Felix Ernest Pitre  b: 1 October 1889  Montegut, Terrebonne, LA; d: September 1972  Jeanerette, Iberia, LA

                                         +Francoise Bernard  b: 5 January 1892  St. Martinville, St. Martin, LA; m: 17 February 1912  St. Martinville, St. Martin, LA [Joseph Dumas/Marie Laura Dugas]; d: 7 March 1975  Jeanerette, Iberia, LA                           

                           9          Marie Adelaide Pitre  b: 6 July 1891  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 3 April 1970  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Georges Oscar Pitre (aka Pete)  b: 16 February 1893  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 26 February 1967  Port Arthur, Jefferson, TX

                                         +Amelia Douglas  b: 16 September 1896  New Iberia, Iberia, LA; m: Abt. 1918 [William/Judith Aucoin]; d: 21 January 1955  Port Arthur, Jefferson, TX

                           9          Joseph Zephirin Pitre  b: 2 December 1894  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 28 June 1955  Loreauville, Iberia, LA

                                         +Elda Marie Ronsonet (Gerami)  b: Abt. 1899; m: Abt. 1924; d: Aft. 1960

                           9          Joseph Elie Pitre  b: 17 November 1896  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: Bet. 1900-1910   

                           9          Marie Elise Pitre  b: 3 January 1899  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 11 September 1991

                                         +L. Decuir    m: Aft. 1920                               

                           9          Olga Pitre  b: 9 January 1901  New Iberia, Iberia, LA; d: 20 December 1978  Franklin, St. Mary, LA

                                         +Andrew Joseph Douglas  b: 28 May 1889  New Iberia, Iberia, LA; m: Abt, 1921; d: 1 January 1977  Franklin, St. Mary, LA

                           9          Marie Olive Pitre  b: 3 July 1903  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 31 October 1984  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Marie Jeanne Pitre  b: 22 September 1905  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 15 January 1907  Loreauville, Iberia, LA

                           9          Joseph Albert Pitre  b: 13 February 1907  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: November 1995  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                                         +Carmen Dugas  b: 30 January 1909; m: Abt. 1931; d: 18 May 2001  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Marie Antoinette Pitre  b: 14 October 1908  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 25 May 1995  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                                         +Charles Oubre  b: 2 January 1905  Lake Dautrive, Iberia, LA m: 24 January 1933 [George/Hilda Decuir]; d: 20 March 1998  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                           9          Marie Louise Pitre  b: 17 October 1910  New Iberia, Iberia, LA; d: 31 January 1970  New Iberia, Iberia, LA

                                         +J. Venial Crouchet               

                           9          Eva Pete  b: 19 February 1914  Loreauville, Iberia, LA; d: 7 March 1995  Loreauville, Iberia, LA              

                                         +Edgar Joseph Patin  b: 15 April 1911  Breaux Bridge, St. Martin, LA; m: unknown [Anthony/Alzire Granger]; d: 19 December 1975  Loreauville, Iberia, LA

 

 

Notes for Frank Adam Pitre:

Census

- 1900 Iberia, Louisiana:  Adam Peet 34 (farm laborer), wife of 14 years Louise 30, Valerie 12, Ernest 10, Adlarde 9, Oscar 7, Zephirin 5, Eliee 3, Elize 1.

- 1910 Loreauville, Iberia, LA:  Adam Pitre 49 (sugar refinery/machinist), wife of 23 years Louise 40; 10 of 12 children still living, Varie 22, Earnest 20, Adelaide 19, Oscar 17, Zeperin 15, Elise 11, Olga 9, Olive 7, Albert 3, Antoinette 1 year 6 months.

- 1920 New Iberia, Iberia, LA:  Adam Pete 58 (laborer), wife Louise 50, Zephrine 25 laborer, Eleci 21, Olga 19, Olive 16, Albert 13, Antoinette 11, Louise 9, Eva 6.

- 1930 New Iberia, Iberia, LA:  Widow Louise Pete 59, Olive 27, Albert 23, Antoinette 21, Louise 19, Eve 16.

 

Tombstone Inscription:  St. Peters Cemetery, New Iberia:  Frank Adam Pete / Aug. 22, 1861 / Oct. 25, 1929 / wife / Louise Marie Darce / Nov. 20, 1870 / Oct. 12, 1936 / daughters / Adelaide Marie Pete / July 6, 1891 / Apr. 3, 1970 / Olive Marie Pete / July 3, 1903 / Oct. 31, 1984  //  Jimmy / James A. Pete / April 10, 1943 / September 11, 1990 / in loving memory

 

Online photo:  http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/26807717/person/1923814754

 

WWI registration records (sons):

Valeri Adam Pitre:  Valery Pete; Iberia, LA; born 9 Dec 1887 (Terrebonne Par.); single; tall height, medium build; light brown eyes & dark brown hair.

Georges Oscar Pitre:  Oscar Pete; Iberia, LA; born 16 Jan 1893 (Loreauville); single; medium height, medium build; brown eyes & black hair.

Misc:  Joseph Zephirin Pitre:  Passport issued 5 Oct 1920: Zephirin Pitre, travel to Cuba; born at Loreauville, LA, 2 Dec 1894; father Adam Pitre born in LA and residing at New Iberia, LA; intending to return within 12 months; going to Cuba for employment; leaving from N.O. on United Frick SS Co. on 23 Oct 1920; age 25, 6', high forehead, brown eyes, pug nose, wide mouth, round chin, black hair, dark complexion, round face.

 

Obituaries for the children:

Olga Pitre:  St. Mary and Franklin Banner Tribune (Franklin), Wednesday, 20 December 1978:  Mrs. Olga Pete Douglas, 77, of Franklin expired at 7:20 a.m. at Franklin Foundation Hospital.  She is a native of New Iberia.  She is survived by one son, William A. Douglas of Baldwin; one daughter, Mrs. Mildred Touchet of Franklin, one brother, Albert Pete of New Iberia, three sisters, Miss Olive Pete of New Iberia, Mrs. Eva Patin of New Iberia, and Mrs. Antoinette Oubre of Loreauville; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  She was preceded in death by her husband Andrew Douglas.  Ibert's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete at this time.  Visitations will be from 6 to 10 p.m. tomorrow.  Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22 at the Assumption Catholic Church, with burial at St. Peters cemetery in New Iberia.  Ibert's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Marie Antoinette Pitre:  Teche News (St. Martinville), Wednesday, 31 May 1995:  Antoinette Oubre: Loreauville - Funeral services were held Monday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church for Mrs. Charles Oubre, the former Antoinette Pitre, 86, who died Thursday, May 25, 1995 at Consolata Nursing Home.  Burial was in St. Joseph's Cemetery.  Survivors include her husband, Charles Oubre of Loreauville; six sons, Albert Oubre of New Iberia, Claude Oubre of Eunice, Earl Oubre of Hesperia, Calif., Richard Oubre of San Antonio, Texas, Lynward Oubre of Loreauville, and Carol Oubre of Sumpter, S.C.; four daughters, Jeanne Martin of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, Sylvia Roy and Cynthia Russo of St. Martinville, and Mercedes Ladouceur of New Iberia; one brother, Albert Pete of New Iberia; 36 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by one daughter, Charlene Dayton; one grandchild, Lynn Oubre; and one great-grandchild, Edward Oubre.  Mrs. Oubre was a native of New Iberia and a resident of Loreauville.  She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America.  David Mortuary of Loreauville was in charge of arrangements.

 

Marie Louise Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Memorial Park Cemetery, New Iberia, LA:  Mrs. J. Venial Crouchet / nee Marie Louise Pitre / Oct. 17, 1910 / Jan. 31, 1970

 

Eva Pete:  Tombstone Inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Loreauville, LA:  Edgar J. Patin / April 15, 1911 - Dec. 19, 1975 / Eve Pete Patin / Feb. 19, 1914 - March 7, 1995 / Kenneth J. Broussard / Kenny / Sept. 16, 1960 - Jan. 19, 2007

 

 

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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)

- 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)

Some Louisiana deaths in RED taken from obituaries, tombstone inscriptions, or the Louisiana Deaths collection (which includes spouses/parents).

Texas deaths in RED are from death certificates.

 

Last updated:  28 June 2012.