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Francois Desmarets (bef. 1789)

Francois Desmarets
Born before in St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Husband of — married 2 Dec 1813 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USAmap
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Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 16 Sep 2009
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Francois Desmarets, son of Jean Baptiste Desmarets and Magdeleine Fontenot, was baptized on 8 Nov. 1789, the baptism was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

He married marie McAuley, daughter of Patrick McAuley and Julienne West, on 2 Dec. 1813, their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church. [1]


  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.
    • "DESMARETS, Francois (Jean Baptiste & Magdeleine FONTENOT) bt. 8 Nov. 1789 supplied the ceremony for the baptism which was previously performed at home. Spons: Francois FONTENOT & Theotiste DESMAREST. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.95)
    • "McCAULEY, Marie - native of this parish (minor daughter of Patrice McAULEY - native of Ireland & Julienne WAST [WEST] - native of this parish) m. 2 Dec. 1813 Francois DESMARETS - native of this parish (major son of Jean Baptiste - native of Pointe Couppee & Magdelaine FONTENAU - native of this parish) Wits: Patrice McAULEY - father of the bride, Louis FONTENOT, Auguste LEDOUX, Jean Baptiste DESMARETS, Henry HAREREYDER fils [Jr.]. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.248)
    • "DESMARETS, Simon Desire (Francois & Mary McAULLAY [McCAULEY] - from here) b. 19 Nov. 1816, bt. 28 Jan. 1817 Pats: Jean Baptiste DESMARETS - from Pointe Coupee & Magdelaine FONTENAU - from here; Mats: Patrick McAULLAY - from Ireland & Judic WEST - from here; Spons: Jean Baptiste DESMARETS & Sophie DESMARETS, wife of Ursin MANUEL. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.97)

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