Nickless Joseph Pitre

1902 Leeville, Louisiana 1990 Cut Off, Louisiana

 

 

Continuation of tree (3rd child of Adrien Pitre/Eliza Rosalie Lorraine); all known surname descendants:

                 9           Nickless Joseph Pitre  b: 6 March 1902  Leeville, Lafourche, LA; d: 1 September 1990  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                   + Lydia Marguerite Pierce  b: 26 August 1903  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1921 [Ines Joseph/Emeranthe Sidonie Pitre]; d: 8 August 1989  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Irene Marie Pitre  b: 2 April 1922  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 6 October 2006  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Eugene Joseph Domingue (aka Dormain)  b: 18 February 1920  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1940 [Amadee/Anna Autin]; d: 12 March 1992

                                         *2nd Husband of Irene Marie Pitre:

                                           +Belton Dominique Ledet  b: 27 July 1914  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1951 [Marcelin/Madeleine Richoux]; d: 20 January 2012  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Lorraine Marie Pitre  b: 4 March 1923  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 16 August 2008  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Almate J. Guidry  b: 7 October 1928  Galliano, Lafourche, LA; m: Aft. 1950 [Paul Camille/Lezima Duet]; d: 11 May 1997  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Lawrence Joseph Pitre  b: 9 December 1924  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 6 September 1996  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Edith Pitre  b: 18 May 1925  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1950 [Mark Edward/Judith Ursule Lefort]; d: 8 March 2011  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Norman Joseph Pitre  b: 19 July 1928  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 3 January 2011  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Isabelle 'Bon' Vizier  b: Abt. 1932  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: 28 June 1951 [Alces/Edmae Lombas]; d: 24 May 2020  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                           10         Lindberth Pitre  b: 12 September 1929  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 6 June 2008  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Dorothy Guidry  b: 30 August 1929; m: Aft. 1950 [Vandon/Solange Babin]; d: 15 November 2015

                           10         Anatole Pitre  b: 30 September. 1932  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 28 October 2010  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                           +Gloria Hebert    m: Aft. 1950; d: Aft. October 2010

                           10         Rita Pitre  b: Abt. 1933  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. October 2010

                                           +Rodney Joseph Savoie  b: 2 March 1933  Larose, Lafourche, LA; m: unknown; d: 22 May 1998  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

 


Notes for Nickless Joseph Pitre:

Census

- 1920 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Norlis Pitre 17 & sister Vennesa Pitre 16, living with Nellie Lemire 47 (widow).

 

- 1930 Larose, Lafourche, LA:  Nichelaie Pitre 27 (farmer), wife Lydia 25, Irene 8, Laurenia 7, Lawrance 5 years 2 months, Norman 1 year 7 months, Lindberg 5 months.

 

- 1940 Cut Off, Lafourche, LA:  Nicholas Pitre 38 fisherman & trapper/shrimp [$400 house value], wife Lydia 36, Irene 18 househelper/private family, Lorine 17, Lorraine 16 fisherman & trapper/shrimps, Norman 11, Linberg 10, Anatole 7, Rita 6.

- 1950 Lafourche, LA:  Nickles A. Pitre 47 commercial fishing/fish industry, wife Lydia 46, Loreen 27, Lawrence 25 commercial fishing/fish industry, Normand 21 commercial fishing/fish industry, Lynbird 20 commercial fishing/fish industry, Anatole 17 commercial fishing/fish industry, Rita 16.

Obituary:  Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano for Nickless Joseph Pitre, 88, a native of Leeville and resident of Cut Off, who died Sept. 1, 1990 at 5:25 p.m.  Visitation was at the funeral home from 1-11 p.m. Sunday and from 7 a.m. until funeral time Monday.  He was the father of Lawrence, Norman, Lindbergh, and Anatole Pitre, Irene P. Ledet, Lorraine P. Guidry, and Rita Savoie; half brother of Ortis and Morgan Pitre, Lorencia P. Adams, and Pauline P. Chabert.  He is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and three step-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Lydia Pierce Pitre; parents, Andrien and Lazian Lorraine Pitre; brothers, Lawrence and Loris Pitre; sisters, Sedonia P. Pierce and Venecia P. Pitre and half sisters, Angeline P. Doucet and Octavia P. Guidry.  Falgout Funeral Home of Galliano in charge of arrangements.

 

Tombstone Inscriptions:  Holy Rosary Church Cemetery, Larose:  Lydia P. Pitre / born Aug. 26, 1903 - died Aug. 8, 1989 / Nickless Pitre / born March 6, 1902 - died Sept. 1, 1990 / Jesus said to her: I am the resurrection and the life.  He that exercises faith in me, even though he dies, will come to life. / John 11:25

 

Obituaries for the children:

Irene Marie Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA), Tuesday, 10 October 2006:  Irene Marie Ledet, age 84, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 10:33 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2006.  Visitation to funeral time Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church; mass Wednesday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.  Survived by her husband, Belton Ledet; one son, Norman Dormain; one daughter, Gene Ledet Hotard; three brothers, Norman, Lindberg and Anatole Pitre; two sisters, Rita Savoie and Lorraine Guidry; 12 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.   She was preceded in death by her parents, Nicholas and Lydia Pierce Pitre; and one brother, Lawrence Pitre.  She was a cook for L.C.O. and South Lafourche and a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Tombstone Inscription:  Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Belton Ledet / born July 27, 1914 - died Jan. 20, 2012 / Irene Ledet / born April 2, 1922 - died Oct. 6, 2006

 

Lorraine Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet, Tuesday, 19 August 2008:  Lorraine Pitre Guidry, 85, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 3:50 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008.  Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano and from 10 a.m. to funeral time Wednesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off.  Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church, with burial in Cheramie Cemetery.  She is survived by one son, Troy J. Guidry and wife, Rose Anna Fonseca Guidry; one daughter, Peggy Sue Guidry; two brothers, Norman Pitre and Anatole Pitre; one sister, Rita Savoie; nine grandchildren, Amy Brady and husband, Anthony "Boomer" Brady, Christopher "KeKe" Guidry and wife, Heather St. Pierre Guidry, Aaron "Bo" Guidry and wife, Jenny Terrell Guidry, Emily Guidry and fiance, Ryan Fournier, Paul Guidry and wife, Sylvia Hebert Guidry, Sarah Guidry, Luke Duet, Toby Duet Jr. and Renee Guidry; and seven great-grandchildren, Angelle and Allison Brady, Cali and Emmie Guidry, Linzy, Kodi and Logan Guidry.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Almate J. Guidry; her parents, Nickles and Lydia Pierce Pitre; and two brothers, Lawrence Pitre and Lingberth Pitre.  She was a loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  She will be greatly missed by all.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Hospice of South Louisiana.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscriptions, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano:  Mr. Almate P. Guidry / born Oct. 7, 1928 - died May 11, 1997 / Lorraine Guidry / born Mar. 4, 1923 - died Aug. 16, 2008  [photo]
 

Lawrence Joseph Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet, September 1996:  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 3 p.m. today at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off for Lawrence "La-Las" J. Pitre, 71, a native and resident of Cut Off, who died at 9:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6 (1996).  Burial was in the church Cemetery.  He was the husband of Edith Pitre Pitre; father of Larry Pitre and Lydia Brugier; brother of Norman, Linberg and Anatole Pitre, Irene Ledet, Lorraine Guidry and Rita Savoie.  He is also survived by three grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Lydia Pierce Pitre; a daughter, Judith Pitre; and a great-granddaughter.  He was a parishioner of Sacred Heart and a veteran of World War II.  Falgout Funeral Home of Raceland is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription:  Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Lawrence Joseph Pitre / PVT  US Army / World War II / Dec 9, 1924 - Sep 6, 1996

 

Norman Joseph Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet, Thursday, 6 January 2011:  Norman Joseph "Slim" Pitre, 82, a native and resident of Larose, died Monday, Jan. 3, 2011.  Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to funeral time Saturday at Knights of Columbus Hall in Larose.  A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, with burial in Holy Rosary Cemetery in Larose.  He is survived by his wife, Isabelle "Bon" Pitre; one son, Gary Joseph Pitre and wife, Terry; one sister, Rita Pitre Savoie; and one grandchild, Derrick Pitre.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Nickles and Lydia P. Pitre; one son, Ted "Buckshot" Pitre; three brothers, Lawrence, Linberg and Anatol Pitre; and two sisters, Irene Pitre Ledet and Lorrine Pitre Guidry.  He was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church and a member of the Larose Volunteer Fire Department.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscriptions, Holy Rosary Church Cemetery, Larose:  PITRE / Ted (Buck Shot) Pitre / born Oct. 18, 1958 / died Sept. 11, 1992 / Norman "Slim" Pitre / born July 19, 1928 / died Jan. 3, 2011
 

Lindberth Pitre:  The Daily Comet (LA), Monday, 9 June 2008:  Lindberth 'Birdie-B' Pitre, 78, a native and resident of Cut Off, died at 9:30 p.m. Friday, June 6, 2008.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Tuesday at Samart-Mothe Funeral Home in Cut Off.  Religious service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with burial in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Cut Off.  He is survived by his wife, Dorothy "Dot" Guidry Pitre; one son, Lindsey Pitre; two brothers, Norman Pitre and Anatole Pitre; and two sisters, Lorine Guidry and Rita Savoie.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Nichless and Lydia Pierce Pitre; one son, Toby Pitre; one brother, Lawrence Pitre; and one sister, Irene Ledet.  Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Raceland is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription:  Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Linberth J. Pitre / Sept. 12, 1929 - June 6, 2008 / Dorothy G. Pitre / Jan. 13, 1938 - Nov. 15, 2015

 

Anatole Pitre:  30 October 2010 (photo):  Anatole "Scat" Pitre, 78, a native of Cut Off and a resident of Larose, died at 12:05 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010.  Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to funeral time today at Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Larose.  Mass will be held at 1 p.m. today at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.  He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gloria Hebert Pitre; three sons, Jerry J. Pitre and wife, Kathy, Michael "Scat" A. Pitre and wife, Pam, and Nat E. Pitre and companion, Dana Felarise; one daughter, Evelyn P. Martin and husband, Lincoln Martin Jr.; one brother, Norman Pitre; one sister, Rita Pitre Savoie; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Nickless and Lydia Pierce Pitre; two grandchildren, Brandin Pitre and Brent Pitre; two brothers, Lawrence Pitre and Linbergh Pitre; and two sisters, Irene Pitre Ledet and Lorraine Pitre Guidry.  He was Catholic.  Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Cut Off is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription, Holy Rosary Cemetery, Larose:  Anatole J. Pitre / "Capt. Scat" / Sept. 30, 1932 - Oct. 28, 2010

 

 

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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:  14 August 2022.