Henry Francois Pitre

1877 Thibodaux, Louisiana 1935 Thibodaux, LA

 

 

Continuation of tree (8th child of Henri Francois Pitre/2nd Wife Victoria Glairdon); all known surname descendants:

               8          Henry Francois 'Hennessey' Pitre  b: 9 February 1877  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 4 April 1935  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                +Marie Charlotte Use  b: 29 January 1880  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 1 October 1900  Lafourche, LA [Alfred Augustin/Alice Azelie Hebert]; d: 9 October 1964  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Elise Pitre  b: 12 September 1902  Lafourche, LA; d: 25 September 1973  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +John J. Faucheaux  b: 21 June 1904  Franklin, St. Mary, LA; m: Aft. 1930 [John/Josephine Bertile Folse]; d: 5 April 1964  Texas City, Galveston, TX

                          9          John Baptist Pitre  b: 14 September 1904  Lafourche, LA; d: 28 May 1990  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Agnes Hebert  b: 4 August 1907  Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1923 [Charles/---]; d: 21 January 1983  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Charlie Necie Pitre  b: 25 April 1909  Lafourche, LA; d: 5 April 1987  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Ruby Toups  b: 19 September 1911  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1929 [Joseph/Henrietta Cancienne]; d: 10 November 1998  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Edwin Henri Pitre  b: 24 March 1913  Lafourche, LA; d: 1 February 1997  New Orleans, LA

                                         +Orient Umbach Adams  b: 3 September 1918  Algiers, Orleans, LA; m: 27 November 1933  New Orleans, LA [John/Loretta Adams]; d: 25 July 2006  Algiers, Orleans, LA

                          9          Anita Pitre  b: 30 September 1915  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 2 February 1997  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +O'Neil P. Thibodeaux  b: 27 November 1912  Lafourche Crossing, Lafourche, LA; m: 20 April 1933  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Thomas/Caroline Bourgeois]; d: 20 March 1989  Lafourche Crossing, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Alfred J. Pitre  b: 5 January 1917  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 25 April 1993  Raceland, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Annette Boudreaux  b: 12 February 1922; m: Abt. 1939 [--- Boudreaux/Eve Adam]; d: 23 January 1979  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       *2nd Wife of Alfred J. Pitre:

                                         +Delsay Matherne (Robichaux)  b: 20 April 1923  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: unknown [Alfred/Regina Dubois]; d: 4 January 2001  Raceland, Lafourche, LA

                          9          Murphy 'Shawee' Pitre  b: 13 February 1920  Lafourche Crossing, Lafourche, LA; d: 17 August 1987  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +Hazel ---

                          9          Alice Mae Pitre  b: 30 November 1922; d: 14 April 1989  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                         +--- Borne    m: Bet. 1940- 1950  (divorced)

                                       *2nd Husband of Alice Mae Pitre:

                                         +Henry Malbrough  b: 18 July 1922; m: Aft. 1950 [Paul Auguste/Sadie Eve Guillot]; d: 20 August 2010  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

 

 

Notes for Henry Francois Pitre:

Census

- 1910

 

- 1920 Ariel, Lafourche, Louisiana:  Henry Pitre 42 (general farm laborer), wife Marie 30, Elise 17, John Baptist 15, Anisie 11, Edwin 7, Anita 4, Alfred 3.

- 1930 Lafourche, LA:  Henry Pitre 53, wife Marie 49, Aline 27, Edward 17, Anita 14, Alfred 13, Murphy 10, Alice 8.

- 1940 Lafourche, LA:  Widow Marie Pitre 60, Murphy 20, Alice Mae 17 [5 miles east of Thibodaux on Hwy. 29]

- 1950 Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA:  Widow Marie Pitre 70, daughter Alice Borne 27 (div) domestic/house, son Murphy Pitre 30 truck driver/truck line.

WWI registration records:  Henry Francois Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 9 Feb 1877; Marie Use Pitre; tall height, slender build, blue eyes & black hair.
 

Notes for Marie Charlotte Use:

Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Saturday, 10 October 1964 - On Friday, October 9, 1964, at 4 o'clock a.m., Marie Use, wife of the late Henry F. Pitre, mother of John, Charles, Edwin, Alfred and Murphy Pitre, Mrs. John Foucheaux, Mrs. O'Neil Thibodaux, Mrs. Henry Malbrough, sister of Mrs. Dilfred Bergeron, also survived by 16 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren; age 84 years.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from the Landry's Funeral Home, Thibodaux, La., on Saturday, October 10, 1964, at 11 o'clock a.m., followed by Requiem High Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church.  Interment in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.  Visitation Friday, October 9, 1964 from 3 to 11 p.m., Saturday, October 10, 8 a.m. to funeral time.

Tombstone inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  R.I.P. / Mrs. Elise / Pitre Faucheaux / Sept. 12, 1902 / Sept. 25, 1973 / Mrs. Marie Use Pitre / Jan. 29, 1880 / Oct. 9, 1964

 

Obituaries for the children:

Elise Pitre:  Times Picayune, 27 September 1973:  Elise Pitre Faucheaux, on Tuesday, September 25, 1973 at 6:15 o'clock p.m., wife of the late John Faucheaux, sister of John Batiste, Charles, Edwin, Alfred, and Murphy Pitre, Mrs. O'Neil Thibodaux, and Mrs. Harry Malbrough.  Age 71 years.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from Landry's Funeral Home, Thibodaux, La., on Thursday, September 27 at 11 a.m.  Followed by religious services at St. Joseph Catholic Church.  Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Visitation on Wednesday, September 26, 5 to 11 p.m. and Thursday, September 27, 8 a.m. until funeral time.  Arrangements by Landry's Funeral Home.

Tombstone inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  R.I.P. / Mrs. Elise / Pitre Faucheaux / Sept. 12, 1902 / Sept. 25, 1973 / Mrs. Marie Use Pitre / Jan. 29, 1880 / Oct. 9, 1964

 

John Baptist Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at Thibodaux Funeral Home Chapel for John B. Pitre, 85, a native and resident of Thibodaux, who died Monday (28 May 1990) at 7:30 p.m.  Visitation is at Thibodaux Funeral Home from 8 a.m. until funeral time Wednesday.  He was the brother of Anita P. Thibodaux, and Alfred and Edwin Pitre.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Hebert Pitre; parents, Henry and Marie Usey Pitre; son, Herman Pitre; sisters, Alice Malborough and Elise Faucheaux; and brothers, Charles and Murphy Pitre.  Thibodaux Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  JOHN B. PITRE / Agnes H. Pitre / Aug. 4, 1907 - Jan. 21, 1983 / John B. Pitre / Sept. 14, 1904 - May 28, 1990

 

Charles Hensie Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), 5 April 1987:  Funeral services are scheduled at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Thibodaux for Charles N. Pitre Sr., 77, who died Sunday at 2 p.m.  Visitation is today 5-10 p.m. and from 8 a.m. until funeral time Wednesday at Landry's Funeral Home, Thibodaux.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  He is survived by his wife, Ruby Toups Pitre; parents Henry and Marie Usey Pitre; two sons, Charles N. Pitre Jr., and Henry J. Pitre; one daughter, Marie Pitre Hunter of Littleton, Colo.; four brothers, John, Murphy, Alfred and Edwin Pitre and two sisters, Nita Thibodaux and Alice Mae Malbrough.  He is also survived by nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by a sister, Elice Faucheaux.  Arrangements were by Landry's Funeral Home.

 

Edwin Henri Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Monday, 3 February 1997:  Edwin Henri Pitre, age 83 years, on Saturday, February 1, 1997 at 5:17 o'clock P.M.  Beloved husband of Orient Pitre.  Father of Lorette Starkey and Kathryn Maronge.  Survived by six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.  Son of the late Marie Usey and Henri Pitre.  Brother of the late Anita Thibodaux, Elise Foucha, Alice Malbrough, John, Charles, Alfred and Murphy Pitre.  A resident of New Orleans, LA, for the past 65 years.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a Funeral Mass to be celebrated from the chapel of Mothe Funeral Homes, Inc., Harvey, LA, on Monday, February 3, 1997 at 3:00 o'clock P.M.  Interment Westlawn Memorial Park.  Parlors will be open Monday, February 3, 1997 at 12:00 noon.

 

Anita Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA): A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Co-Cathedral for Anita Pitre Thibodaux, who died Sunday, Feb. 2, 1997.  Visitation will be 6 to 10 p.m. today and 8 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Landry's Funeral Home in Thibodaux.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  She was the mother of Thomas, Dale and O'Neil Thibodaux, Mrs. Joseph (Faith) Himel, Mrs. Edward (Veldene) Delatte and Mrs. Willie (Lucille) Duet.  She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, O'Neil P. Pitre (sic Thibodaux); parents, Henry and Marie Use Thibodaux (sic Pitre); five brothers, John, Alfred, Charles, Murphy and Edwin Pitre; and two sisters, Elise Faucheaux and Alice Malbrough.  Landry's Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription:  St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  O'Neil P. Thibodaux / 11-27-12 - 3-20-89 / Anita P. Thibodaux / 9-30-15 - 2-2-97

Alfred J. Pitre:  Houma Courier (LA), April 1993:  Alfred J. 'Ponto' Pitre Sr., 76, native of Thibodaux and resident of Raceland, died Sun., Apr. 25, 1993.  Services at St. Joseph Co-Cathedral in Thibodaux, burial in church cemetery.  He is survived by wife, Delsay Robichaux Pitre; sons, Alfred Jr., Michael, Gary and Ricky Pitre; stepsons, Mark, Gregory, Ronald and Herbert Robichaux; daughter, Judy P. Blanchard; stepdaughters, Diane Wiltcher, Connie Naquin, Rita Vine and Jo Anne Gallon; brother, Edwin Pitre; sister, Anita Thibodaux; 10 grandchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; and 1 step-great-grandchild.  He was preceded in death by wife, Annette Boudreaux Pitre; parents, Henry and Marie Usea Pitre; brothers, Charley, John and Murphy Pitre; sisters, Alice Mae Malbrough and Elize Foucheaux.
 

Murphy Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), 17 August 1987:  Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. Genevieve Catholic Church, Thibodaux, for Murphy "Shawee" Pitre, 67, a native of Lafourche Crossing and a resident of Thibodaux, who died at 12:45 p.m. Monday (17th).  Visitation is scheduled for 5-10 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until Funeral time Wednesday at Thibodaux-Landry Funeral Home, Thibodaux.  Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.  He was the former husband of Mrs. Hazel Guillot; father of Todd B. Pitre; brother of John, Alfred and Edwin Pitre, Mrs. Harry (Alice Mae) Malbrough and Mrs. O'Neil (Nita) Thibodaux.  He is also survived by one grandchild.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Marie Use' Pitre; brother, Charlie Pitre; and sister, Mrs. Elsie Faucheaux.  Arrangements by Landry's Funeral Home, Thibodaux.

Tombstone Inscription: St Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  Murphy Pitre / S2 US Navy / World War II / Feb. 13, 1920 - Aug. 17, 1987

 

Alice Mae Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Thibodaux, LA:  Alice M.P. Malbrough / 11-3-22 - 4-14-89 / Harry P. Malbrough / 7-18-22 - 8-20-2010


 

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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:  21 August 2022.