Sidney Louis Pitre

1918 Cut Off, Louisiana 1981 Galliano, LA



Continuation of tree (8th child of 'Voltaire' Joseph Pitre/Laura Pauline Toups); all known surname descendants:

                9          Sidney Louis Pitre  b: 3 February 1918  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 11 April 1981  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                                    +Lucille Cheramie  b: 9 November 1918  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1939 [George William/Marguerite Bernadette Vega]; d: 25 November 2001  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                              10        Audrey Ann Pitre  b: 1940  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 9 June 1940  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                              10        Carol Pitre  b: 26 December 1945; d: Aft. March 2005

                                             +Ray Antoine Terrebonne  b: 12 January 1945  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: unknown [Clifton/Rosie Galliano]; d: 7 March 2005  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                              10        Werdo M. Pitre  b: 1952  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 2 March 1952  Lafayette, Lafayette, LA



Notes for Sidney Louis Pitre:


- 1930 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Valteris Pitre 48 (odd job laborer), wife Laura 47, Romela 16, Anna 13, Sidney 12.

- 1940 Lafourche, LA:  Sidney Pitre 22 fisherman/sea foods [$500 house value], wife Lucille 21.  [between Galliano & Golden Meadow]

- 1950 Lafourche, LA:  Sidney L. Pitre 32 fisherman/fishing, wife Lucille M. 31, Carol U. 4.

WWII Records:  Sidney Louis Pitre, res. Cut Off, LA; b. 3 Feb 1918 Golden Meadow, LA; contact wife Mrs. Sidley Louis Pitre; 5' 9", 240 lbs., blue eyes & brown hair, ruddy complexion, birth mark on back of head on or in area of occipital bone; 16 Oct 1940 Thibodaux, LA.


Obituary:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), 12 April 1981:  Sidney (Vieux) Pitre, at Galliano, La., on Saturday, April 11, 1981, at 3:45 a.m., beloved husband of Lucille Cheramie Pitre, father of Mrs. Carol Terrebonne, brother of Mrs. Dumacia Dantin, Mrs. Romela Anselmi, Mrs. Annie Bergeron, also the late Miss Zoe Pitre, Mrs. Ozemia Williams, Manuel Pitre and Dumas Pitre Sr., age 63 years, a native of Cut Off, La., and a resident of Galliano, La.  Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral services from the Falgout Funeral Home, Inc., Galliano, La., on Monday, April 13, 1981 at 9:30 a.m.  Religious services at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church, Golden Meadow, La., at 10 o'clock a.m.  Interment in the Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, La.  Friends may call from 8 a.m. on Sunday until 12 p.m., and from 7 a.m. until funeral time on Monday.  Falgout Funeral Home Inc., Galliano, La. in charge.


Tombstone Inscription:  Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Sidney Pitre / born Feb. 3, 1918 - died Apr. 11, 1981 / in loving memory / Lucille Pitre / born Nov. 9, 1918 - died Nov. 25, 2001


Notes for Lucille Cherami:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Lucille Pitre - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated at 11 a.m. today at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow for Lucille Cheramie Pitre, 83, a native of Cut Off and resident of Galliano who died at 9:10 p.m. Nov. 25, 2001.  Burial was at Cheramie Cemetery.  She was the mother of Carol Terrebonne; and sister of Lorina St. Pierre.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Sidney Pitre; parents, George and Marguerite Vega Cheramie; and brother, Adam Cheramie.  She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church.  Falgout Funeral Home of Raceland is in charge of arrangements.

Obituaries for the children:

Carol Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  In loving memory / my beloved husband / Ray Antoine Terrebonne / Jan. 12, 1945 - Mar. 7, 2005 / Ray A. Terrebonne / HM3 US Navy / Jan 12, 1945 - Mar 7, 2005 / Carol Pitre Terrebonne / Dec. 26, 1945 - (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:  18 June 2022.