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Leon Leandre Bertrand Sr (1814 - 1870)

Leon Leandre Bertrand Sr
Born in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Elton, Jefferson Davis, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Sep 2009 | Last significant change: 30 Jul 2021
01:40: Kenneth Bellon edited the data for Leon Leandre Bertrand Sr (1814-1870). (Merged Bertrand-2142 into Bertrand-15: Clear duplicate.) [Thank Kenneth for this]
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Leandre dit Beaulieu "Leon" Bertrand, son of Joseph dit Beaulieu Bertrand and Marie Galien or Eslan, was born 30 June 1814 and baptized on 27 Sep. 1814, his birth and baptism were recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

He married Marie Louise Langley, daughter of John Langley and Mary Anne Maruice, on 22 March 1831 at St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

Research Notes

Leon Bertrand is likely related to Josephine Bertrand by DNA relatives to be added.

NL and Chelsea LaBlue 32 centimorgans shared across 1 DNA segment Estimated at 4th cousin.


"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Leandre Bertrand in household of Leandre Bertrand, Calcasieu parish, part of, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States; citing family 123, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Leander Bertrand, 1860.

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  • WikiTree profile Bertrand-127 created through the import of Rider_Deshotel Family 040809.ged on Jul 21, 2011 by Nadine Rider.
Author: Nancy P. Fruge & Sherry Wilson Manuel
Title: Liberty Cemetary - Authors Annotations
Abbreviation: Author's Annotations - Liberty Cemetary, Elton, Jefferson Davis Parish, LA
Publication: US Genweb - updated 3/24/02
Note: aka Cheno, China, Hickory Flat Cemetary
Completely updated and corrected on 3/24/02 by Nancy P. Fruge & Sherry Wilson Manuel.
Annotations added by Nancy P. Fruge, Sherry Wilson Manuel, John A. Young, Ethel Fontenot Sacker, & Jeff Jacobs

Leon was born about 1800. He passed away in 1880.

Leon was born in 1814. He passed away in 1870.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
    • "BERTRAND, Leandre dit Beaulieu (Joseph BERTRAND dit Beaulieu - of this parish & Marie GALIEN - from Wachita) b. 30 June 1814, bt. 27 Sept. 1814 Pats: Amable BEAULIEU [or BERTRAND] - of Canada & Anastasie RIVARD - from Acadia; Mats: Joseph GALIEN - of Canada in Montreal & Marie BOUTON - of St. Charles on the Mississippi; Spons: Joseph LAFLEUR & Euphemie ROUGEAU. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.40)
    • "LANGLEY, Marie Louise (John & Mary Anne MAURICE) m. 22 March 1831 Leon BERTRAND (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #19)
    • "BERTRAND, Leon (Joseph & Marie ESLAN) m. 22 March 1831 Marie Louise LANGLEY (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #19)
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Bertrand-2107 and Bertrand-15 appear to represent the same person because: Leon laundry Bertran was my great grandfather four times
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Bertrand-15 and Bertrand-102 appear to represent the same person because: Appear to be the same person

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