Joseph Livaudais Pitre

1829 Thibodaux, LA 1873 Thibodaux, LA



Continuation of tree (7th child of Joseph Elinore Pitre/Ursule Delphine Molaison); all known surname descendants:

                   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 

                         8          Joseph Alexis Pitre  b: 24 June 1852  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 10 November 1897  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Adele Philomene Guidry  b: 24 March 1853  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: 28 July 1873  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Janvier/Adele Orgeron]; d: 7 May 1923  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Josephine Ada Pitre  b: 23 February 1854  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 16 October 1919  Lafourche, LA

                                        + David Hippolite Pitre  b: 9 February 1846  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1870  Lafourche, LA [Pierre Martial/Adeline Francoise Guillot]; d: 26 October 1910  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA   

                         8           Augustine Adrienne Pitre  b: 28 December 1856  Raceland, Lafourche, LA; d: 20 September 1933  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        + Richard Martial Pitre  b: Abt. 1848  Barataria, Jefferson, LA; m: Abt. 1873  Lafourche, LA [Pierre Martial/Adeline Francoise Guillot]; d: Abt. 1882  Cheniere Caminada, Jefferson, LA

                         8          Leonise Anastasie 'Louise' Pitre  b: 8 March 1858  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 1 August 1893  Caminadaville, Jefferson, LA

                                        + Alfred Polkey  b: December 1858  Caminadaville, Jefferson, LA; m: 20 November 1880  Thibodeau, Lafourche, LA [John/Louisa Crosby]; d: 16 January 1917  Grand Isle, Jefferson, LA

                         8          Eugene Livaudais Pitre  b: 21 October 1860  Caminadaville, Jefferson, LA; d: 11 July 1898  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Louise Anaise Malcombe  b: June 1867  Lafourche, LA; m: 4 April 1887  Lady of Lourdes, Caminadaville, Jefferson, LA [Francois/Louise Pitre]; d: 9 November 1927  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                          8           Marie Eliza Pitre  b: 9 November 1863  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 26 June 1945  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        + Auguste Malcombe (aka Marcombe)  b: 21 August 1854  Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1884  Jefferson, LA [Francois/Louise Pitre]; d: 21 August 1932  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Julien Leonce Pitre  b: 15 June 1866  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 7 August 1946  New Orleans, LA

                                        + Augustine Pitre  b: 27 February 1868  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1889  Lafourche, LA [Adrien Louis/Elizabeth Ortis]; d: 2 November 1898  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Marie Estellina Pitre  b: 19 January 1869  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 20 November 1896  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Theophile Raymond  b: 7 March 1858  Raceland, Lafourche, LA; m: 14 February 1885  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Joseph/Pauline Helie]; d: Bet. 1893-1896



Notes for Joseph Livaudais Pitre:


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- 1860


- 1870 Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana:  Libode Pete 43 (farmer) [$800 real estate/$300 personal], wife Julienne 37, Joseph 16, Aderienne 15 (seamstress), Leonie 12, Levoda 8, Elisa 6, Leon 5, Estelena 1.

- 1880 Lafourche, LA:  Widow Julienne Lefort 42 (farmer), Livaudais 42 (sic), Leonce 19 (works on farm), Estelena 17, Eliza 15.

- 1900 Lafourche, LA:  Widow Julieane Lefort 66, living with daughter Eliza 37, her husband Auguste Marcombe 43 & their 6 children.

- 1910 Lafourche, LA:  Widow Livaudeux Peter 73, living with Eliza & August Malcomb.

- Tomb:  The tomb of Livodais Pitre was located in a pasture on Highway 308 between 145th and 146th streets (Lefort Cem., Leeville).  It was moved during the early 1940's to the Cheramie Cemetery when an oil company began to drill a well on his burial site.  The well proved to be a dry hole and was capped.

Notes for Marie Julienne Lefort:

Obituary:  Times Picayune, 7 September 1918:  On Thursday, August 29, 1918, at 5 o'clock p.m., after an illness of two years, Mrs. Livody Pitre, one of the oldest inhabitants of Cut Off, La., aged 83 years 3 months 29 days.  She was the mother of eight children, survived by four, Mrs. D. Pitre, Mrs. R. Pike, Mrs. A. Marcombe; one son, Mr. Leonce Pitre, all residing in Lafourche parish.  She was the grandmother of thirty-eight grandchildren, survived by twenty-seven, and sixty-three great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.  Among her grandchildren, two are in the army overseas, Joe and Paul Marcombe.


Obituaries for the children:

Marie Eliza Pitre:  Times Picayune, 28 June 1945 - At New Orleans, La., on Tuesday, June 26, 1945, at 10:45 o'clock p.m. Ellizia Pitre, beloved wife of the late August Marcombe and mother of Joe Paul and Hector Marcombe, also Mrs. Felicien Guidry, Mrs. Ellizia Pierce, Mrs. Jackson Rebstock and Miss Marie Marcombe, stepmother of Sister Rosina of St. Louis, Mo., also survived by 17 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, a native of Cut Off, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, which will take place from the Falgout funeral home, Raceland, La, on Thursday, June 28, 1945.  Religious services will be held at Cut Off, La., at Sacred Heart's Catholic church at 8:30 o'clock a.m.  Interment in Sacred Heart cemetery, Cut Off, La.  Falgout funeral home, Raceland, La., in charge.


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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

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 July 2013.