Louis Alidor Pitre

1851 Lafourche, Louisiana 1943 Cut Off, LA



Continuation of tree (7th child of Louis David Pitre/Marie Emeline Cheramie); all known surname descendants:

              7     Louis Alidor Pitre  b: 3 April 1851  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 30 April 1943  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                               +Delphine Lorenza Cheramie  b: 2 May 1852  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 15 April 1872  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Laurence Celestin/Celestine Azelie Terrebonne] [1872 courthouse; 6 July 1874 marriage in church]; d: Abt. 1888  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Marie Celeste Pitre  b: 1 October 1873  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 20 June 1912  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Theodore Hebert  b: Abt. 1872  Galliano, Lafourche, LA; m: 7 May 1892  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Onezime Jean Baptiste/Delphine Marie Pitre]; d: 2 May 1936  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                         8          Leopold Pitre  b: 23 February 1876  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 16 April 1971  Galliano, Lafourche, LA 

                                        +Julie Autin  b: 11 January 1882  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: 17 February 1899  Lafourche, LA [Pierre Orzelin/Marguerite Marcelline Danos]; d: 22 October 1972  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Julia Pitre  b: 11 April 1878  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 3 October 1962  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Charles Joseph Rousse  b: Abt. 1880  Lafourche, LA; m: 13 April 1909  Lafourche, LA [Aurelus/Orlin Bourg]; d: 6 September 1944  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8           Julie Pitre  b: 14 January 1881  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 13 January 1970  Galliano, Lafourche, LA 

                                        + David Joseph Pitre  b: 30 May 1873  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 10 February 1900  Lafourche, LA [Martial Adam/Rosalie Duet]; d: 15 June 1947  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Felicia Pitre  b: 11 January 1885  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 1 November 1969  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Vincent Cheramie  b: 22 January 1884  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 14 June 1906  Holy Rosary, Larose, Lafourche, LA [Gratien Adam/Edelia Marie Cheramie]; d: 1 May 1963  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Duard Pitre  b: 10 November 1887  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 23 August 1969  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Blanche Celina Charpentier  b: 11 March 1893  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 5 June 1909  Holy Rosary, Larose, Lafourche, LA [Magloire/Louise Emeline Marie Gisclair]; d: 26 February 1950  New Orleans, LA


                           *2nd Wife of Louis Alidor Pitre:

                               +Celesie Duet  b: July 1864  Lafourche, LA; m: 15 August 1891  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 21 October 1908  Larose, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Louis Alidor Pitre:


- 1880 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Alidor Pitre 28 (farmer), wife Lorenza 26, Celeste 6, Leopold 4, Julia 2.

- 1900 Lafourche, LA:  Alidor Peet 51 (day laborer), 2nd wife Celizie 35, Felicia 20, Julia 8, Duard 10; son Leupauld 21 (day laborer) & wife of 1 year Julice 19.

- 1910 Lafourche, LA:  Widower Alidore Peter 59 (general farmer), daughter Julia 32 & husband of 1 year Charles Rousse 30 (odd job laborer).

- 1920

- 1930 Lafourche, LA:  Widower Alidore Pitre 79, living with his daughter Julia 45, her husband David J. Pitre 52, and their children Caffaire 29, Savie 27, Euphrosine 25, Renee 19, Vernice 13.


- 1940 Galliano, Lafourche, LA:  David M. Pitre 63 farmer (mar.) [$300 house value], Caff 36, Save 34, Frozia 32, daughter Rose Gisclair 26 widow, Clersey 8, father-in-law Alidore Pitre 90 widower.


World War I records (sons):

Leopold Pitre:  Leopold Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 25 Feb 1876; Leopold Pitre; medium height, medium build; grey eyes & light hair.

Duard Pitre:  David Martial Pitre; Lafourche, LA; 9 Oct 1877; Alidore Pitre; medium height, medium build; blue eyes & light hair


Obituaries for the children:

Marie Celeste Pitre (Marriage):  The Lafourche Comet (Thibodaux, LA), Thursday, 12 May 1892:  The occasion presents itself for me to inform you that the grandest wedding that ever took place way down the Bayou was celebrated last Saturday at Mr. Filix Hebert's.  His eldest son married Miss Pitre, daughter of Alidor Pitre.  Rev. Kochnen performed the ceremony.  A dinner was given to about 200 persons, and dancing was kept up all night without a fuss.


Julie Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano:  David M. Pitre / born May 1973 / died June 1947 / Julie P. Pitre / born Jan. 18, 1881 / died Jan. 13, 1970


Felicia Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 3 November 1969:  Felecia K. Pitre, on Saturday, November 1, 1969, at 6 o'clock p.m., wife of the late Vincent Cheramie, mother of Henry, Henri, Hector, Alidor, Delton, Julia and Loviska Cheramie, Mrs. Wedless Lafont and the late Sam J. Gisclair, sister of Leopold Pitre and Mrs. David Pitre, survived by 21 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren, age 84 years, a native and a resident of Galliano, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from Thibodaux Funeral Home, Cut Off, La., on Monday, November 3, 1969, at 9:30 o'clock a.m., religious services at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Galliano, La., at 10:00 o'clock a.m.  Interment Cheramie Cemetery.  Thibodaux Funeral Home in charge.

Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano:  Vincent Cheramie / born Jan. 22, 1884 - died May 1, 1963 / Felicia P. Cheramie / born Jan. 11, 1885 - died Nov. 1, 1969


Duard Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 25 Aug 1969:  Duard J. Pitre, on Saturday, August 23, 1969, at 6:25 o'clock a.m., husband of the late Blanche M. Charpentier; father of Mrs. Levy Brunet, Mrs. Ernest Barrios, Mrs. Sidney Plaisance, Mrs. Joseph Guidry, Gilbert and Etienne Pitre, brother of Leopold Pitre, Mrs. David Pitre and Mrs. Vincent Cheramie; also survived by 18 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; age 81 years, a native of Gaillano, La., and a resident of Cut Off, La.  Relatives and friends of the family, are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from the Thibodaux Funeral Home, Cut Off, La., on Monday, August 25, 1969, at 9:30 o'clock a.m., religious services at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Galliano, La., at 10 a.m.  Interment in Cheramie Cemetery.  Thibodaux Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


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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)

- South Louisiana Vital Family Records: Terrebonne Genealogical Society

- 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:  13 February 2019.