Joseph Murphy Pitre

1899 Houma, Louisiana 1995 Houma, Louisiana

 

 

Continuation of tree (3rd child of Joseph Alidor Pitre/Amelia Babin); all known surname descendants:

                 9          Joseph Murphy Pitre  b: 29 August 1899  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: 7 November 1995  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                     +Edna A. Flood    m: 21 December 1921  New Orleans, LA

 

                              *2nd Wife of Joseph Murphy Pitre:

                                     +Annie Marie Wallace  b: 9 August 1900; m: Abt. 1928 [Emile Joseph/Emma Lirette]; d: 27 April 1970  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                             10          Donald Pitre  b: 2 October 1929  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: Aft. March 2016

                                              +Grace Cecile Abadie  b: 30 January 1930  Edgard, St. John the Baptist, LA; m: unknown [Simeon Raymond/Aurore Cecile Waguespack]; d: 22 May 2009  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                             10          Emma Ann Pitre  b: 11 November 1941  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; d: Aft. June 2014

                                              +Lynn Joseph Theriot  b: 3 May 1936; m: unknown [Clarence Gregory/Mary Ann ---]; d: 29 June 2014  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

 

 

Notes for Joseph Murphy Pitre:

Census

- 1920 Orleans, Louisiana:  Murphy Pitre 20 (blacksmith), lodger.

- 1930 Terrebonne, LA:  Murphy Pitre 30, wife Annie 29, Donald 6 months.

- 1940 Houma, Terrebonne, LA:  Murphy J. Pitre 40 driver/transfer line [$2500 house value], wife Annie M. 39 bookkeeper/transfer line, Donald J. 10.

- 1950 Houma, Terrebonne, LA:  Murphy J. Pitre 50 trucking/trucking, wife Annie 49, Emma Ann 8.

WWI registration records:  Murphy Joseph Pitre; Orleans, LA; born 29 Aug 1899; Mrs. Edmirelia Pitre (mother); tall height, slender build; brown eyes & brown hair.

WWII Records:  Murphy Joseph Pitre, res. 245 Wright St., Houma, LA; b. 29 Aug 1899 Terrebonne, LA; contact wife Mrs. Annie Pitre; 5' 11", 150 lbs., brown eyes & black hair, dark brown complexion; 15 Feb 1942 Houma, LA

 

Tombstone Inscriptions, St. Francis de Sales Cemetery #2, Houma, LA:  Annie Marie Wallace Pitre / Aug. 9, 1900 - Apr. 27, 1970 / Murphy J. Pitre / Aug. 29, 1899 - Nov. 7, 1995

 

Obituaries for the children:

Donald Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, St. Francis de Sales Cemetery #2, Houma, LA:  PITRE / Grace A. Pitre / Jan. 30, 1930 - May 22, 2009 / Donald J. Pitre / Oct. 2, 1929 - (blank)

 

Emma Ann Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, St. Francis de Sales Cemetery #2, Houma, LA:  In loving memory of / Lynn Joseph Theriot / May 3, 1936 - June 29, 2014 / loving husband, father and grandfather / Emma Ann P. Theriot / Nov. 11, 1941 - (blank)

 

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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:  1 September 2022.