Joseph Elinore Pitre

1796 Assumption, Louisiana 1854 Lafourche, LA

 

 

Continuation of tree (3rd child of Martin Benoni Pitre/Jeanne Dantin); all known surname descendants:

            6          Joseph Elinore Pitre  b: Abt. 25 December 1796  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; d: 30 July 1854  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                              +Ursule Delphine Molaison  b: 5 November 1798  New Orleans, LA; m: 7 July 1818  Plattenville, Assumption, LA [Joseph/Marie Gautrot]; d: Aft. 1860  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Marie Delphine Pitre  b: 15 September 1818  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; d: Aft. 1850  Barataria, Jefferson, LA

                        7          Emilisere Elisa Pitre  b: 16 March 1820  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 22 February 1842  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       +Eugene Gaubert  b: 25 March 1817  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; m: 1 June 1840  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Guillaume Joseph/Marie Adelaide Rassicot]; d: 24 June 1876  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Leonise Irma Pitre  b: 12 January 1822  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: Abt. 22 March 1858  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       +Jean Valery Barras  b: 8 March 1800  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; m: 14 April 1841  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Antoine/Julie Patin]; d: Aft. 1858

                        7           Marie Melasie Pitre  b: 18 February 1824  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 7 December 1881  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       + Pierre Napoleon Lefort  b: 14 May 1815  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; m: 5 September 1842  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Alexis/Marie Hipolite Frelot]; d: 20 November 1860  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Marie Josephine Pitre  b: 7 November 1825  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 4 May 1897  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       +William Trenton Price  b: Abt. 1825  England; m: 14 April 1855  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [D.L./Sarah ----]; d: Aft. 1880  Lafourche, LA

                        7          Marie Euphemie Pitre  b: 10 November 1827  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 18 October 1899  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                       +Leon 'Paul Gedeon' Breaux  b: 6 August 1825  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 20 April 1850  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Paul/Clementine Robichaux]; d: 15 July 1855  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                     *2nd Husband of Marie Euphemie Pitre:            

                                       +Amedee Francois Ledet  b: 27 December 1831  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 9 April 1864  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Francois Claude/Scholastique Leblanc]; d: 18 September 1904  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Joseph Livaudais Pitre  b: 6 January 1829  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 6 January 1873  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA               

                                        +Marie Julienne Lefort  b: 1 January 1835  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1849  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Alexis Pierre Jean/Josephine Marie Menard]; d: 29 August 1918  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                        7           Marie Victoire Pitre  b: 7 February 1832  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 14 March 1881  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                        + Maximillien Lefort  b: 29 May 1819  Plattenville, Assumption, LA; m: 9 April 1853  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Alexis/Marie Hipolite Frelot]; d: 6 June 1878  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Antoine Ferdinand Pitre  b: 25 December 1834  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. 1900

                                        +Marie Enesile Melanson  b: 9 December 1838  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 18 August 1855  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Gilbert/Celeste Emerante Champagne]; d: 17 December 1897  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                        7          Marguerite Odilia Pitre  b: 24 March 1836  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 1906  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Joachim Breau (aka Braud)  b: 8 September 1835  Lafourche, LA; m: 20 September 1859  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Joachim/Leonise Robichaux]; d: 1915  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

 

 

Notes for Joseph Elinore Pitre:

Census

- 1820 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Joseph Peter 23, wife Ursule 21, Delphine 2, Emilisere 4 months.

- 1830 Lafourche, LA:  Joseph Pitre 33, wife Ursule 31, Delphine 12, Elisa 10, Irma 8, Melasie 6, Josephine 5, Euphemie 3, Joseph 1

- 1840 Lafourche, LA:  Joseph Pete 43, wife Ursule 41, Delphine 22, Leonise 18, Melasie 16, Josephine 15, Euphemie 13, Livaudais 11, Marie 8, Ferdinand 6, Marguerite 4.

- 12 Dec 1850 Lafourche, LA: J oseph Pitre 58 (farmer), wife Ursule 40, Josephine 19, Victoire 17, Ferdinand 14, Odilia 13.

- 1860 Lafourche, LA:  Widow Ursul Pitre 60 [$1200 personal], widowed daughter Euphemie Breaux 38 [$800 personal], Louisa Breaux 6.

 

- Succession (Thib. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #375):  Joseph Pitre m. Delphine Molaison; Children listed: Ferdinand; Adelia; Melicere m. Eugene Gaubert; Family meeting: 24 Jan. 1855.

 

Obituaries for the children:

Marie Josephine Pitre:  The Lafourche Comet (Thibodaux, LA),  Thursday, 6 May 1897:  Mrs. W.T. Price, nee Josephine Pitre, aged 72 years, died last Tuesday at home at Lafourche Crossing.  Her funeral took place yesterday at 9:30 A.M. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

- Times Democrat (N.O.), Thursday, 6 May 1897: Thibodaux, May 5 - There was buried today in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery Mrs. W.T. Price, nee Josephine Pitre, aged seventy-two years.  The deceased was an estimable lady, born and reared near Lafourche Crossing, and resided the greater part of her life in that vicinity.

 

Marie Euphemie Pitre:  The Lafourche Comet (Thibodaux, LA), Thursday, 19 October 1899:  Mrs. Amedee Ledet, an esteemed resident of the lower portion of this parish died yesterday morning at 2 o'clock at the age of 71 years, 11 months and 8 days.  Her remains will be brought to Thibodaux this morning at 9 o'clock and interred in St. Joseph's Catholic cemetery.  Mrs. Ledet was a native of this parish, where she passed the whole of her long life.  Her maiden name was Marie Euphemie Pitre.  Besides her aged husband, she leaves a daughter and a step-daughter and son to cherish her memory.

 

Marguerite Odilia Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, St Joseph, Thibodaux: Braud Tomb: Mme. Joichim Braud Jr. nee Pitre / 1836 - 1906 / Joachim Braud 1835 - 1915 / (others)

 

 

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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

 

Last updated:  13 February 2019.