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Manuel Fontenot (1818 - abt. 1910)

Manuel (Manuel Larose) Fontenot
Born in Opelousas, St Landry Parish, Louisiana, USAmap
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Husband of — married 12 Dec 1839 in Opelousas, Louisianamap
Husband of — married 19 Dec 1899 in Ville Platte, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 91 in Evangeline, Louisiana, USAmap
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Biography

Manuel Fontenot was born on 29 Oct 1818 and baptized in June the following year in Opelousas, Louisiana. In later years, his father's second name "Larose" is often seen along with "Manual" but wasn't his given name at baptism. He was the son of Joseph Phillip Larose Fontenot (~1780 - <1830) and Marie Josephe Mathilde (Ortego) Fontenot (1790 - <1866).[1]

His siblings were:

  1. Marie Josephine LaRose (Fontenot) Vidrine (1804 - 1876)
  2. Philippe LaRose Fontenot Jr (1806 - 1880)
  3. Eloise LaRose (Fontenot) Vidrine (1808 - <1828)
  4. Denis LaRose Fontenot (1809 - 1872)
  5. Marie Louise LaRose (Fontenot) Guillory (1811 - 1876)
  6. Joseph Phillipe LaRose Fontenot (1814 - 1873)
  7. Divine LaRose Fontenot (1816 - 1882)
  8. Zenon Larose Fontenot (~1823 - ~1901)
  9. Adelaide LaRose Fontenot (1823 - 1891)
  10. Hypolite Larose Fontenot (1826 - )
  11. Jean Baptiste LaRose Fontenot (1828 - 1897)
  12. Celeste LaRose Fontenot (1831 - 1889)

Manuel Larose married Amelie Buller (~1819 - ) on 12 Dec 1839 in Opelousas. Her name appears in various church records written Emilie Bouller, Melite Buller, Emilie BOULET, Emelie BULLARD, Emilie BOULLARD, Emelie BOULER, Emelie BULLARD & Emilie BOULLER.[1]

Some children's records found on CD--may not be a complete list. [1]

  1. FONTENOT, Amelie Le. (Manuel P. Larose & Emilie BOULLER) b. 25 Jan. 1852 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 390)
  2. FONTENOT, Oline Larose (Manuel Philippe Larose & Emilie BOULET) b. 17 March 1845 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.261)
  3. FONTENOT, Celeste (Manuel Philippe Larose & Emilie BOULER) b. 4 July 1854; m. 31 Dec. 1875 Hyppolite HEBERT (VP Ch.:Bapt, v. 1, p. 19)
  4. FONTENOT, William P. (Manuel Philippe Larose & Emilie BOULLARD) b. 18 Sept. 1849 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 371)
  5. FONTENOT, Aureline (Manuel LaRose & Emelie BULLARD) b. 10 Dec. 1865 (VP Ch : v. 2, p. 17)
  6. FONTENOT, Celestin (Manuel Philippe Larose & Emelie BOULER) b. 15 Apr. 1857; m. 10 Jan. 1876 Camelia FONTENOT (VP Ch.:Bapt. v, 1, p. 89)
  7. FONTENOT, Emelie (Manuel Larose & Emelie BULLERD) m. 7 April 1875 Andre THOMPSON (VP Ch.: v. 2, p. 159)

Manuel Larose married Letitia Pitre (1831 - ~1910) on 19 Dec 1899 in Ville Platte, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

Manuel Larose died about 1910 in Evangeline, Louisiana aged ~91.[2]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Southwest Louisiana Records", Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, Volumes 1-30 digitized on CD; Claitor’s Publishing Division, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
    • FONTENOT, Manuel (Philippe & Marie Joseph ORTEGHE) b. 29 Oct. 1818, bt. 23 June 1819 Pats: Joseph FONTENOT & Magdelaine HAID; Mats: Joacen ORTEGHE [ORTEGO] & Damascene DESOTO [DeSOTO]; Spons: Manuel ORTEGHE & Marie Joseph FONTENOT. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.175)
    • BULLER, Melite m. 12 Dec. 1839 Manuel Larose FONTENOT (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. Q-91)
    • FONTENOT, Manuel Larose m. 12 Dec. 1839 Melite BULLER (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. Q-91)
    • FONTENOT, Manuel Larose (Philippe & Marie MATHILDE) m. 19 Dec. 1899 Leotitia PITRE (VP Ch.: v.6, p.48)
    • PITRE, Loetitia (Joseph & Sophie FONTENOT) m. 19 Dec. 1899 Manuel Larose FONTENOT (VP Ch.: v.6, p.48)
  2. Guillory Cemetery, Ville Platte, Evangeline Par., LA, Aug 1902




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