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Genevieve (Fontenot) Pitre (abt. 1840 - abt. 1884)

Genevieve Pitre formerly Fontenot
Born about in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 20 Sep 1853 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 44 [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 12 Sep 2009
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Genevieve married Onezime J Pitre on 20 Sep 1853 in Louisiana.[1][2] in 1860, they were living in St Landry, Opelousas, Louisiana.[3]
PITRE, Louis (Onezime & Genevieve FONTENOT) m. 28 April 1876 Neadia TATE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #8656)


  • Source: DJH CD Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; CD 101; copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard
  1. Source: #DJH CD
    FONTENOT, Genevieve (Louis L. & Marie Francoise ORTIL) m. 20 Sept. 1853 Onesime Joseph PITRE (Opel. Ch.: v. B, # 29)
    PITRE, Onesime Joseph (Joseph & Josephine SOILEAU) m. 20 Sept. 1853 Genevieve FONTENOT (Opel. Ch.: v. B, # 29)
  2. "Louisiana Marriages, 1816-1906," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Onesime Joseph Pitre and Genevieve Fontenot, 20 Sep 1853; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 6,010,602
  3. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 30 December 2015), Jeunvieve Fontenot in entry for Onezime J Pitre, 1860.
    Name: Jeunvieve Fontenot
    Event Type: Census
    Event Date: 1860
    Event Place: St Landry, Opelousas, Louisiana, United States
    Gender: Female
    Age: 20
    Race: White
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1840
    Birthplace: St Landry
    Page: 209
    Onezime J Pitre Male 27 St Landry
    Jeunvieve Fontenot Female 20 St Landry [was she really only 13 when she wed?]
    Emelie Pitre Female 4 St Landry
    Louis Pitre Male 3 St Landry
    Eleticia Pitre Female 0 St Landry

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