Joseph Allen Pitre

1907 Cecilia, LA after 1940 Lafayette, LA



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

                  10         Joseph Allen Pitre  b: 10 November 1907  Cecilia, St. Landry, LA; d: Aft. 1941  Lafayette, Lafayette, LA

                                       +Mary Alice Poche  b: Abt. 1912; m: Abt. 1935; d: Aft. 1950

                                11           Mary Vivian Pitre  b: 19 August 1936  Lafayette, Lafayette, LA; d: 26 January 2013  Lafayette, Lafayette, LA

                                                  +John Allen Breaux    d: Aft. January 2013

                                11           Louwellyn Pitre  b: Abt. 1937; d: Aft. January 2013

                                                  +--- Goudeau

                                11           Norman James Pitre  b: 1939; d: 11 April 1941  Lafayette, Lafayette, LA



Notes for Joseph Allen Pitre:


- 1940 Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana:  Allen J. Pitre 32 [$300 house value] truck driver/steam laundry, wife Alice 27, Mary V. 3, Louellen 2, Norman J. 10 months.  [922 E. Simcoe]

- 1950 Lafayette, Lafayette, LA:  Alice Pitre 37 (sep), Mary J. 13, Louwellyn 12.

Obituaries for the children:

Mary Vivian Pitre:  Daily Advertiser (Lafayette), Monday, 28 January 2013:  (photo) Lafayette - Funeral Services will be held at a 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 in the Delhomme Chapel of trhe Flowers for Mary Vivian Breaux, 76, who passed away on January 26, 2013 at 4:20 pm at Lafayette General Medical Center.  Reverend Ed Degeyter will be Celebrant of the Mass and will conduct the funeral services.  Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery.  Mrs. Breaux, a resident of Lafayette, LA, was the daughter of the late Allen Pitre of Lafayette, Louisiana and the former Mary Alice Poche of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.  She will always be remembered for her big smile and her loving ways.  She is survived by her husband, John Allen Breaux; her daughters, Monique B. Saltzman and Trina Breaux; her son, Mark Breaux; her grandchildren, Larry Jr., Danielle, Angelique, Logan, Alyssa, Jean-Pierre; her great-grandchildren, Kamson, MacKenzi, Collin and her sister, Louwellyn Goudeau.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Alice Poche, her father, Allen Pitre; her grandmother, Louise Powell and her brother, Norman Pitre.  The family requests that visiting hours be observed at Delhomme Funeral Home of Lafayette on Monday, January 28, 2013 from 3:00 pm until 10:00 pm.  A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm on Monday evening in the funeral home.  Visiting hours will continue Tuesday from 8:00 am until time of service.  Pallbearers will be Mark Breaux, Logan Breaux, Larry Saltzman, Sr., Larry Saltzman, Jr., Charles Hulin and Brian Vincent.  Delhomme Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements.


Norman James Pitre:  The Daily Advertiser (Lafayette, LA), Saturday, 12 April 1941:  Norman James Pitre, two-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Alle Pitre, died at his parents' home in this city at 11:30 p.m. Friday.  Funeral services will be held at St. Genevieve's Catholic church at 4:30 o'clock this afternoon and interment will be in St. Bernard cemetery in Breaux Bridge.  Beside the parents, two sisters, Mary Vivian and Lou Ellen Pitre survive.  Funeral arrangements are in charge of Martin and Castille.



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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

- 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.


Last updated:  14 June 2022.