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Jean Baptiste (Bramme) Brandt (bef. 1803 - bef. 1876)

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Jean Baptiste Brandt formerly Bramme
Born before in St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 20 Aug 1821 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 28 May 1833 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Born about November 1802.
BRANDT, Jean Baptiste (Francoise RICHARD) bt. 10 Nov. 1803 at age 1 yr. Mats: Fabien RICHARD & Francoise THIBAUDEAU; Spons: Cirille RICHARD & Angelique RICHARD. *Marginal note be Fr. Michel BARRIERE: "Cet enfant a ete legitime par le mariage" [this child was made legitimate by the marriage (marriage between Francoise RICHARD and Etienne BRANDT)] dated 6 Sept. 1803. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.321)[1]

Marriage 1

ANDREPONT, Emerante - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Joseph & Therese LANGLOIS) m. 20 Aug. 1821 Jean Baptiste BRANT - native of this parish (minor son of Etienne & dec. Francoise Fabien RICHARD) Wits: Jean Baptiste FIGURAND, Eugene LAVERGNE, Francois VEROAT. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.382)[2]
BRANDT, Jean Baptiste - native of this parish (minor son of Etienne BRANT & dec. Francoise Fabien RICHARD) m. 20 Aug. 1821 Emerante ANDREPONT - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Joseph & Therese LANGLOIS) Wits: Jean Baptiste FIGURAND, Eugene LAVERGNE, Francois VEROAT. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.382)[3]

1830 US Census

Name: Baptiste Bran
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Evans Prairie, St Landry, Louisiana
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 5

Marriage 2

BRANDT, Jean Baptiste 31 yrs. old, widr. of Emerante ANDREPONT (Etienne & Francoise RICHARD) m. 28 May 1833 Caroline DEVILLE, 23 yrs. old (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.41)[4]
DEVILLE, Caroline 23 yrs. old (Louis & Marie JEANSONNE) m. 28 May 1833 Jean Baptiste BRANDT, 31 yrs. old (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.41) [5]

1860 US Census

Name: Jean B Brown
Age: 60
Birth Year: abt 1800
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Saint Landry
Home in 1860: Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana
Post Office: Grand Coteau
Dwelling Number: 543
Family Number: 543
Occupation: Farmer
Personal Estate Value: 1600
Cannot Read, Write: Y
Household Members:
Name Age
Louis Brown 26
Melina Andrepont 24
Paulin Brown 5
Mary M Brown 3
Jean Louis Brown 1
Jean B Brown 60
Margueritte Fontenot 53
Sosthene Brown 18
Cavignac Brown 12

1870 US Census

Name: Jean B Brown
Age in 1870: 66
Birth Year: abt 1804
Birthplace: Louisiana
Dwelling Number: 195
Home in 1870: Ward 5, St Landry, Louisiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Occupation: Farmer
Male Citizen over 21: Y
Personal Estate Value: 140
Real Estate Value: 250
Inferred Spouse: Marguerite Brown
Inferred Children: Etienne Brown
Household Members:
Name Age
Jean B Brown 66
Marguerite Brown 64
Etienne Brown 30
Hortense Brown 35
Etienne Brown 8

Succession: BRAMME, Jean Baptiste Succ. dated 12 April 1876 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. # 3862)

Other records:

BRAMME, Emelie (Sosthenes & Helasie ANDREPONT) b. 14 Dec. 1879 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 405)
ANDREPONT, Meliza (Philippe & Emeline PITRE) m. 25 April 1854 Louis BRAMME (Opel. Ch.: v.B, #45)
BRAMME, Louis (Jean Baptiste & Caroline DEVILLE) m. 25 April 1854 Meliza ANDREPONT (Opel. Ch.: v. B, # 45)
BRAMME, Paulet (Louis & Helina ANDREPONT) b. 28 Dec. 1854 (Opel. Ch.: v. 5, p. 88)


  • Source: DJH CD Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; CD 101. Personal Copy


Descendants of Joseph Pierre Pitre
This link is broken :Jean Baptiste as father of Melasie Jean Baptiste Bramme and spouse of Emerante Andrepont.
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