Martial Adam Pitre

1837 Lafourche, LA 1894 Lafourche, LA

 

 

Continuation of tree (1st child of Louis David Pitre/Marie Emeline Cheramie); all known surname descendants:

              7     Martial Adam Pitre  b: 20 September 1837  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 9 November 1894  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                               +Rosalie Duet  b: 10 August 1840  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; m: 24 April 1858  St. Joseph, Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA [Louis Francois/Marie Carmelite Forgeron]; d: 10 May 1898  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Louis Pitre  b: 8 November 1858  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 10 August 1935  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        +Romanda Eve Cheramie  b: 7 February 1860  Galliano, Lafourche, LA; m: 17 August 1878  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Laurence Celestin/Celestine Azelie Terrebonne]; d: 5 September 1902  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                    *2nd Wife of Louis Pitre:  

                                        +Lorenza Vegas (Gisclair)  b: 10 August 1879  Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1910; d: 20 November 1971  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Louise Madeleine Pitre  b: 22 July 1860  Raceland, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. 1880             

                         8          Jean Eugene Pitre  b: 22 May 1863  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: April 1906  Lafourche, LA (yellow fever)

                                        + Marie Ernestine Emma Gisclair  b: 12 February 1865  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: 28 June 1884  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Theophile/Marcellite Melanie Pitre]; d: 3 June 1950  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Louisa Pitre  b: 8 November 1865  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; d: 15 March 1882  Larose, Lafourche, LA 

                         8          Elmire Pitre  b: October 1867  Lafourche, LA; d: Bet. 1900 - 1910  Lafourche, LA

                                        +Lawrence Julien Cheramie  b: 7 January 1864  Lafourche, LA; m: 23 August 1884  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Laurence Celestin/Celestine Azelie Terrebonne]; d: Aft. 1910  Lafourche, LA

                         8          Ernest Pitre  b: Abt. 1869  Lafourche, LA; d: Abt. 1905  Lafourche, LA

                                        + Clemence Augustine Cretini  b: 17 November 1873  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: 30 December 1901  Larose, Lafourche, LA [Eugene Andre/Anaise Zeolide Danos]; d: 9 September 1915  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Ernestine Pitre  b: Abt. 1870  Lafourche, LA; d: 12 January 1889  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                         8          David Joseph Pitre  b: 30 May 1873  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 2 June 1947  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                        + Julie Pitre  b: 14 January 1881  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 10 February 1900  Lafourche, LA [Louis Alidor/Delphine Lorenza Cheramie] [civil marriage by a judge; church marriage 8 July 1900]; d: 13 January 1970  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Marie 'Emelia' Pitre  b: 9 August 1875  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 20 December 1884  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                         8          Louise Pitre  b: 23 May 1878  Lafourche, LA; d: Bef. 1880

                         8          Didier Pitre  b: Abt. 1879  Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. 1880                       

 

 

Notes for Martial Adam Pitre:

Census

- 1860 Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana:  Martialle Pitre 21, wife Rosalie 18, & Louis 2; living with his widowed mother Mrs. David Pitre 38, and his siblings.

- 1870 Raceland, Lafourche, LA:  Marcel Peter 30 (farmer), Rosalie 25, Louis 10, Louise 8, Eugene 6.  [Louisa 5, Elmire 3, & Ernest 1 - ??]

- 1880 Lafourche, LA:  Martial Pitre 44 (farmer), wife Rosalie 42, Louise 19, Eugene 18 (works on farm), Louisa 15, Elmire 13, Ernest 11, David 9, Emilia 6, Didier 2 (legs paralysed since birth), and his widowed mother Merline 74.

Obituaries for the children:

David Joseph Pitre:  Times Picayune. 3 June 1947 - At residence on Monday, June 2, 1947, at 5 o'clock a.m., David Pitre, beloved husband of Julie Pitre and father of Katherie, Cavie, Frazia, Laurenza, Rosalie, Vernice and Rose Pitre; aged 69 years.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral, which will take place from the late residence, Cut Off, La., on Tuesday, June 3, 1947, at 3:30 o'clock p.m..  Services at St. Joseph Catholic church, Cut Off, La.  Interment in Cheramie Catholic cemetery, Cut Off, La.  Falgout Funeral Home, Raceland, La., in charge.

Tombstone Inscriptions, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano:  David M. Pitre / born May 1873 / died June 1947 / Julie P. Pitre / born Jan. 18, 1881 / died Jan. 13, 1970

 

 

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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

- Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records

- 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).

 

Last updated:  7 March 2016.