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Jean Baptiste Deshotel (1876 - abt. 1965)

Jean Baptiste Deshotel aka Deshotel
Born in Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 22 Apr 1897 in Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 88 in St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Sep 2009
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Jean Baptiste Deshotels, son of Hildevert Deshotels and Zelima Speyrer, was born on 2 Dec. 1876, his birth was recorded at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA[1]

He appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 in the home of his parents at St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[2]

He married Mary Ophelia Pitre on 22 April 1897, their marriage was recorded at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana,


  1. Marie Hilda b. 1898.[3]


22 June 1880

St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.

  • H. Deshotels 31 b. LA farmer.
  • Zelimia Deshotels 32 wife. b. LA.
  • Anothasie Deshotels 10 dau. b. LA.
  • Lony Deshotels 9 son. b. LA.
  • Octave Deshotels 7 son. b. LA.
  • Camille Deshotels 5 dau. b. LA.
  • J. Baptiste Deshotels 3 son b. LA.[2]


  1. Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
    • "DESHOTELS, Jean Baptiste (Hildevert & Zelima SPEYRER) b. 2 Dec. 1876 (Wash. Ch.: v. 1, p. 140).
    • "DESHOTELS, Jean Baptiste m. 17 April 1897 Marie Otelia PITRE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #26208)
    • "DESHOTELS, Jean Baptiste m. 22 April 1897 Mary Ophelia PITRE (Wash. Ch.: v. 2, p. 82)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Year: 1880; Census Place: 5th Ward, St Landry, Louisiana; Roll: 470; Family History Film: 1254470; Page: 357D; Enumeration District: 044; Image: 0316. 1880 US Census. H. Deshotels.
  3. DESHOTELS, Marie Hilda (Jean Baptiste & Mary Othelia PITRE) b. 17 Jan. 1898 (Wash. Ch.: v.2, p. 199)

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