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Columbus C. Irvin (1892 - 1965)

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Columbus C. Irvin
Born in St. Mary Parish, Louisiana, USAmap
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Died in Alameda County, California, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Nov 2014
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Categories: Patterson, Louisiana.



Columbus C. Irvin, son of James and Louise (Haydel) Irvin, was born on 1 June 1892 at St. Mary Parish, Louisiana, USA. He was baptized on 24 July 1892 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Patterson, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.[1] His father died before 1900 and he appeared on the census of 5 May 1900 living as a servant, but going to school, in the George and Josephine Boutte home at St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.[2] He appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 in the household of his mother at St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.[3] In 1917 he was a laborer at Riggs Cypress Co. Ltd., a shingle mill, at Patterson, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.[4]

He married Marie Clara Pelletier, daughter of Joseph Ernest Pelletier and Marie Laetar Laure (Nabonne) Pelletier, circa 1923.[5][6]

He and Marie Clara appeared on the census of 1930 at 1367 52nd Ave., Oakland, Alameda Co., California.[5] He was a janitor at an airport when he and Marie Clara appeared on the census of 2 April 1940 at 823 West St., Oakland, Alameda County, California. [7]

Columbus died on 5 Nov. 1965 at Alameda County, California, at age 73.[8]


18 April 1910

St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.

  • Louise Irving 65 widow 11 chldren 8 living.
  • Rose Irving 33 dau. working out odd jobs.
  • Christopher Irving 17 son. laborer at a saw mill.
  • Mary Irving 22 dau. working out odd jobs.
  • Hellen Green 9 gr-dau.
  • Elliot Robertson 7 gr-son.[3]

1367 52nd Ave., Oakland, Alameda Co., California.

  • Irwin, Columbus age 35 b. LA m. age 29 m&f b. LA.
  • Clara wife age 32 m. age 25 b. LA m&f b. LA.
  • Pelletier, Harry bro-in-law age 25 divorced m. age 22 b. LA m&f b. LA.[5]


  1. Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
    • IRVIN, Christophe (James & Louise HAYDEL) b. 1 June 1892; bt. 24 July 1892 (Patterson Ch.: v. 1, p. 57).
  2. Year: 1900; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 5, Saint Mary, Louisiana; Roll: 582; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0085; FHL microfilm: 1240582 1900 US Census. George Boutte.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Year: 1910; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 5, Saint Mary, Louisiana; Roll: T624_531; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0093; FHL microfilm: 1374544 1910 US Census. Louise Irving.
  4. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Columbus Irvin.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Year: 1930; Census Place: Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: 106; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0136; Image: 19.0; FHL microfilm: 2339841 1930 US Census. Columbus Irwin.
  6. California, Death Index, 1940-1997. Clara Irvin. Clara Pelletier.
  7. Year: 1940; Census Place: Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: T627_442; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 61-73 1940 US Census. Columbus C Irvin.
  8. "California, Death Index, 1940-1997," index, FamilySearch CADeath: accessed 25 Nov 2014), Christop C Irvin, 05 Nov 1965; Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.


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