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Celestine Manuel (Henry) Soileau (1838 - abt. 1865)

Celestine Manuel Soileau formerly Henry
Born in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 7 Jan 1860 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Died about at about age 26 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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HENRY. Celestine (Manuel & Mirtille FORET) b. 9 March 1838 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 71)

HENRY, Celestine (Manuel & Mirthilde FORET) m. 4 Feb. 1857 Joseph SOILEAU (Ange & Celine GUILLORY) (Opel. Ch.: v. C-2, #103)

SOILEAU, Joseph Ange m. Celestine Manuel HENRY Succ. dated 17 Sept. 1858 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #2179)

HENRY, Celestine Manuel wid. of Joseph Ange SOILEAU (Manuel & Mirtille FORET) m. 7 Jan. 1860 Valery S. FONTENOT (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #1977)

HENRY, Celestine Manuel m. Valery Simon FONTENOT Succ. dated 23 Dec. 1868 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #3238)


  • Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001
  • 1860 United States Federal Census: The National Archives in Washington D.C.; Record Group: Records of the Bureau of the Census; Record Group Number: 29; Series Number: M653; Residence Date: 1860; Home in 1860: Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana; Roll: M653_424; Page: 817; Family History Library Film: 803424 Ancestry Sharing Link
1860 United States Federal Census:
Household Members
Valery S. Fontenot23
Cestine Manuel Henry22
Ange Soileau3

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Henry-5145 and Henry-13 appear to represent the same person because: Same date of birth, parents and spouses. Thanks
Manuel-302 and Henry-5145 appear to represent the same person because: Same spouse. I believe that Henry is the correct last name, hope this helps.
posted on Henry-5145 (merged) by Joseph Keith Savoie (1957-2022)

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