Simon Durio
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Simon Rene Durio (1805 - abt. 1860)

Simon Rene Durio
Born in St. Martin Parish, Louisianamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 25 Aug 1828 in Opelousas, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 54 in St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 12 Sep 2009
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Marriage: DURIO, Simon - native of this parish (major son of Simon DURIAU & Magdelaine LANDRY) m. 25 Aug. 1828 Melanie GASPARD - native of Attakappas (minor daughter of Jean Louis GASPAR & Scolastie COMEAU) Wits: Jean Baptiste BRANT, Eugene LAVERGNE, Joseph LAVERNGE, Louis KRADER. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.522)[1]
  1. DURIO, Felicite (Simon DURIEAU fils [Jr.] & Melanie GASPAR [GASPARD]) b. 22 May 1829, bt. 2 Feb. 1830 Spons: Eugene LAVERGNE & Cecile LANGLOIS. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.3, p.96); DURIO, Felicia (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 30 Dec. 1847 Pierre MOUILLE (Opel. Ch.: v.A, #157)
  2. DURIO, Simon (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 12 Jan 1831 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 237);DURIO, Simon (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 14 April 1853 Alexandrine DEVILLE (Opel. Ch.: v. B, #14)
  3. DURIO, Azenor (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 13 Dec. 1856 Marie Alida JOUBERT (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #1542); DURIO, Orenor (Simon, pere & Melanie GASPARD) m. 13 Jan. 1857 Marie Olida JOUBERT (Opel. Ch.: v. C-2, # 96) [1834 on census]
  4. DURIO, Cleophin (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 13 April 1837 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 84)
  5. DURIO, Pierre Honore (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 1 April 1839 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 144)
  6. DURIO, Eugene (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 2 April 1841 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p. 172)
  7. DURIO, Diomele (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 17 July 1843 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.228)
  8. DURIO, Octave (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 10 Sept. 1845 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.271)
  9. DURIO, Eraste (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 3 Sept. 1872 Emma PITRE, wid. of Thomas JOHNSON (Opel. Ch.: v. E, # 187) [Erasme born '1846 on census]
  10. DURIO, Athenais (Simon & Melina GASPARD) b. 27 August 1847 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.297); DURIO, Arthemise (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 25 April 1866 Lucien JOUBERT (Opel. Ch.: v. D, #208) [is she aka Athanais?]
  11. DURIO, Omere (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) m. 1 Aug. 1865 Estelle PITRE (Opel. Ch.: v. D, # 159) [born 1848 on census]
  12. DURIO, Horace (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 16 March 1850 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 398);
  13. DURIO, Celida (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 9 May 1852 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 402)
  14. DURIO, Damon (Simon & Melanie GASPARD) b. 13 April 1854 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 419)
Residence (1850) St Landry, Louisiana, USA[2]
Name: Simon Durio
Age: 44
Birth Year: abt 1806
Birthplace: Louisiana
Home in 1850: St Landry, Louisiana, USA
Family Number: 1602
Household Members:
Simon Durio 44
Melanie Durio 40
Belen Durio 19 [Simon? 1831] m
Flavius Durio 18 [1832]m
Arenor Durio 16 [b. 1834 Azenor, Orenor]m
Cliophin Durio 14 [1837]m
Homire Durio 12 [b. 1848 Omere]m
Eugine Durio 10 [1841]m
Duomel Durio 8 [1843]m
Athinaïs Durio 6 [1844 Artemise? really born in 1847] f
Erasme Durio 4 [1846] m
Octave Durio 0 [1850] ? is this a second Octave? m
Residence (1860) Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana[3]
Name: Melanie Gaspar
Age: 45
Birth Year: abt 1815
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Saint Landry
Home in 1860: Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana
Post Office: Grand Coteau
Dwelling Number: 1045
Family Number: 1045
Occupation: Farmer
Real Estate Value: 1200
Personal Estate Value: 2000
Cannot Read, Write: Y
Household Members
Melanie Gaspar 45
Eugene Durieau 19
Athenaisse Durieau 12
Erald Durieau 10
Celida Durieau 6
Damont Durieau 4
Successions [1]
GASPARD, Melanie m. Simon DURIO Succ. dated 1861 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #2438)
DURIO, Simon m. Melanie JASPAR Succ. dated 13 Feb. 1855 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1902)


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; CD 101
  2. Year: 1850; Census Place: St Landry, Louisiana; Roll: M432_240; Page: 75B; Image: 155
  3. Year: 1860; Census Place: Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana; Roll: M653_424; Page: 869; Family History Library Film: 803424
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Durio-2 and Durio-26 appear to represent the same person because: Appears to have same spouse
posted by Joseph Savoie

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