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Francois Ducrois Fontenot (1817 - abt. 1859)

Francois Ducrois Fontenot
Born in Louisiana, USAmap
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Husband of — married 6 Mar 1838 in St Landry, Louisiana, USAmap
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Died about at about age 41 in St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Sep 2009
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Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101
Author: Donald J. Hébert
Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001
Text: FONTENOT, Francois (Francois fils [Jr.] & Emilie SOSIE [SAUCIER]) b. 23 Oct. 1817, bt. 13 March 1818 Pats: Francois FONTENAU & Therese HINGLE; Mats: Simon SOSIE [SAUCIER] & Emilie SCHATELEN [CHATELAIN]; Spons: Francois FONTENAU - "fils du frere de Gran Louis FONTENAU" [son of the brother of Gran Louis FONTENAU] & Therese HINGLE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.124)
FONTENOT, Francois fils m. 6 March 1838 Artemise GUILLORY, wid. of SOILEAU (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #38)
He was a planter when he and Arthemise appeared on the census of 22 Oct. 1850 at St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]
FONTENOT, Francois Ducroix m. Artemise GUILLORY Succ. dated Aug. 1859 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #2248)


  1. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch : accessed 3 May 2016), Francois Difontenot, St. Landry parish, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing family 959, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Marriage and Succ.: Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001
  • "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 3 May 2016), Francsis Fontenot and Arthemise Guelliory, 06 Mar 1838; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,694.

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Fontenot-204 and Fontenot-45 do not represent the same person because: There must be some mistake. These men are not the same.
posted by Jacqueline Girouard

Rejected matches › Francois Fontenot (abt.1840-)

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