Urbain Guillaume Pitre

1885 Thibodaux, LA – 1959 Mobile, Alabama



Continuation of tree (7th child of Louis Prospere Pitre/2nd Wife Emelie Lirette); all known surname descendants:

               8          Urbain Guillaume Pitre  b: 11 January 1885  Thibodaux, Lafourche, LA; d: 2 January 1959  Mobile, Mobile, AL

                                   +Ursula Comeaux  b: 13 February 1907  Pierre Part, Assumption, LA; m: Abt. 1926 [Augustin/Elizabeth Landry]; d: 1 November 1999  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                             9           Aswell Louis Pitre  b: 12 September 1928  Grosse Tete, Iberville, LA; d: 25 March 2013  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                             9           Charles Joseph Pitre  b: 29 September 1930  Grosse Tete, Iberville, LA; d: 13 August 1997  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                                              +Joyce Deroche  b: Abt. 1938  Houma, Terrebonne, LA; m: unknown [Joseph August/Edna Mary McElroy]; d: 17 January 2014  Houma, Terrebonne, LA

                             9           Urbin Joseph Pitre  b: Abt. 1935  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. March 2013

                                              +Gloria ---

                             9           Leroy Augustin Pitre  b: 17 September 1943  Larose, Lafourche, LA; d: 25 July 1987  Terrebonne, LA

                                              +Gail A. Daigle  b: 14 February 1947; m: December 1966  Des Allemands, LA [James/Bertha Leveron]; d: 5 January 2013  Houma, Terrebonne, LA



Notes for Urbain Guillaume Pitre:


- 1920 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Charles Pitre 37 farmer, wife Cecille 34, Ovela 15, brother Urbin Pitre 35 farm laborer.


- 1930 Iberville, LA:  James Pitre 44, wife Urcile 23, Aswood 1 year 7 months.


- 1940 Lafourche, LA:  Urbin Pitre 55, wife Ursule 33, Aswalde Louis 11, Chas. Joseph 9, Urbin Joseph 4.  [Hwy. 77]


- 1950 New Orleans, Orleans, LA:  Urban Pitre 65 (widower)  (St. Mary’s Little Sister of the Poor, Home for the Aged)

- 1950 Terrebonne, LA:  Henry Fayette 55 farm hand/farming, wife Ursule 43, Olinda 2, stepsons Aswell Pitre 22 farm hand/farming, Charles Pitre 20 repairs tools/oil field, Irvin J. Pitre 14, Leroy Pitre 6.


WWI registration cards:  Urbin Guillaume Pitre; Lafourche, LA; born 12 Jan 1885; Emelie Pitre; medium height, medium build, dark eyes & black hair.


Notes for Ursula Comeaux:

Obituary:  Houma Courier (LA):  Monday, 1 November 1999:  Ursula Comeaux Pitre, 92, a native of Pierre Part and resident of Houma, died at 4:06 a.m. Monday, Nov. 1, 1999.  Visitation will be from 8 to 10 p.m. Tuesday at Falgout Funeral Home. Visitation and funeral time for Wednesday is pending.  Contact Falgout Funeral Home at 876-5442 for times.  She is survived by two sons, Aswell "Pete" Pitre of Houma, and Urbin "Joe" Pitre Jr. of Bayou Blue; one daughter, Mrs. Jackie P. (O'Linda) Bonvillain of Houma; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.  She was preceded in death by her first husband, Urbin Pitre Sr.; her second husband, Henry Fayette; her parents, Augustine and Elizabeth Landry Comeaux; four brothers, Leonce, Richard, Arthur and O'Neil Comeaux; and three sisters, Faustine Rogers, Marie Melancon and Marie Eschete.  She was a parishioner of Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Tombstone Inscription, Holy Rosary Cemetery, Houma, LA:  Mom / Ursula Comeaux Pitre / Feb. 13, 1907 - Nov. 1, 1999 / son / (photo) Aswell L. Pitre / Sept. 12, 1928 - Mar. 25, 2013


Obituaries for the children:
Aswell Louis Pitre:
  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Aswell Louis "White" Pitre, a native of Larose, and resident of Houma, died at 4:57 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Monday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.  A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with burial in Holy Rosary Catholic Church cemetery.  He is survived by his brother, Urbin "Joe" (Gloria) Pitre Jr.; and sister, Olinda B. (Jackie) Fayette.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Urbin Sr. and Ursula Comeaux Pitre; and brothers, Charles Sr. and Leroy Pitre.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Tombstone Inscription, Holy Rosary Cemetery, Houma, LA:  Mom / Ursula Comeaux Pitre / Feb. 13, 1907 - Nov. 1, 1999 / son / (photo) Aswell L. Pitre / Sept. 12, 1928 - Mar. 25, 2013

Charles Joseph Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Charles Pitre - A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday at Annunziata Catholic Church in Houma for Charles J. Pitre, 66, a native of Grosse Tete and resident of Houma, who died at 11:45 a.m. Aug. 13, 1997.  Visitation will be 2 to 10 p.m. Thursday at Samart Funeral Home and 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.  Burial will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery.  He was the husband of Joyce Deroche Pitre; son of Ursula Comeaux Pitre; father of Charles Jr. and James Pitre, Mrs. Darrell (Charlette) Parfait and Mrs. Keith (Debbie) Dehart; brother of Urbin Jr. and Aswell Pitre and Mrs. Jackie (Linda) Bonvillain.  He is also survived by seven grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his father, Urbin Pitre Sr.; and a brother, Leroy
  He was a U.S. Army veteran and served in the Korean War.



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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)

- Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records

- Southwest Louisiana Records  (Rev. Hebert)


Last updated:  23 August 2022.