Jean Felix Pitre

1894 Larose, Louisiana 1960 New Orleans, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (1st child of Victor Pitre/Alphonsine Clorise Terrebonne); all known surname descendants:

                9           Jean Felix Pitre  b: 6 May 1894  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 17 April 1960  New Orleans, LA

                                   + Julienne Angele Williams  b: 10 April 1899  Galliano, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1916  Lafourche, LA [Walter Scott/Marguerite Doucet]; d: 27 November 1923  Galliano, Lafourche, LA         

                           10         Linton Bruno Pitre  b: 6 October 1918  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; d: 6 November 2002  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA

                                           + Nola Marie Griffin  b: 28 April 1918  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1938 [Tim/Josephine Orgeron]; d: 28 September 2000  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Elmo Joseph Pitre  b: 17 November 1921  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; d: 9 January 1999  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                           + Emma Marie 'NuNu' Collins  b: 19 November 1924  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1945 [Theodore Joseph/Andrea Angelina Crosby]; d: 14 March 2003  Lockport, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Jean Felix Pitre:


- 1920 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Felix Pitre 25 (working out), wife Angelie 27, Linton 1.

- 1930 Lafourche, LA:  Victor Pitre 58, wife Alponesine 55, widowed son Felix 37, Linton 11.  Elmore Pitre 9, living with widowed aunt Margaretta Williams 46.

WWI registration records:  Felix J. Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 6 May 1894 (Leeville); single; tall height, slender build; brown eyes & dark hair (weak sight; left foot fractured).

WWII Records:  Felix John Pitre, res. Golden Meadow, LA; b. 6 May 1894 Leeville, LA; contact Linton B. Pitre (Golden Meadow, LA); 5' 11", 185 lbs., black eyes & black hair, light brown complexion, scar on left side of face; Houma, LA.


Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 18 April 1960 - At the Marine Hospital, New Orleans, La., on Sunday, April 17, 1960, at 12:25 o'clock p.m., Felix J. Pitre, beloved husband of the late Angela Williams; father of Elmo and Linton Pitre, brother of Victor Pitre Jr.; survived by three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; age 65 years; a native and a resident of Golden Meadow, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral which will take place from the Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galiano, La., on Tuesday, April 19, 1960, at 9 o'clock a.m.  Services at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic church, Golden Meadow, La.  Interment in Cheramie cemetery, Galiano, La.  Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galiano, La., in charge.


Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Angela Williams / beloved wife of / Felix Pitre / April 10, 1899 / Nov. 27, 1923 / Felix J. Pitre / May 6, 1894 / April 17, 1960


Obituaries for the children:

Linton Bruno Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Linton B. Pitre, 84, a native and resident of Golden Meadow, died at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 6, 2002.  Visitation will be from 4 to 10 p.m. Sunday and from 8 to 11 a.m. Monday at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano.  There will be a Masonic Rose Cross service at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow, with burial at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.  He is survived by his daughter, Barbara Terrebonne; son-in-law, Raleigh Terrebonne; three grandchildren, one step-granddaughter and seven great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Nola G. Pitre; parents, Felix and Angela Williams Pitre; and brother, Elmo Pitre Sr.

Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Nola Griffin Pitre / born April 28, 1918 / died Sept. 28, 2000 / Linton B. Pitre / born October 6, 1918 / died Nov. 6, 2002


Elmo Joseph Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  A religious service was held at 10 a.m. today at Golden Meadow United Methodist Church for Elmo J. Pitre, 77, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Larose, who died at 2:11 a.m. Jan. 9, 1999.  Burial was at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.  He was the husband of Emma Collins Pitre; father of Elmo Pitre Jr. and Dale P. Angelette; and brother of Linton B. Pitre.  He is also survived by five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Felix and Angela Williams Pitre, and one granddaughter, Margaret Angelette.  He was a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II.  He was a member of Lafourche Lodge #427 F & AM, Bayou Fellowship Lodge #484 F & AM, New Orleans Scottish Rite Consistory, Lafourche Shrine Club of Jerusalem Temple, Order of Eastern Star #251 and the American Legion.  Samart Funeral Home of Cut Off was in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Margaret S. Angelette / born Dec. 28, 1964 - died Jan. 5, 1988 / we love you / Elmo J. Pitre / F1 US Navy / World War II / Nov. 17, 1921 - Jan 9, 1999 / Emma C. Pitre / born Nov. 19, 1924 - died Mar. 14, 2003

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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:  27 May 2022.