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Toussaint (Laferte) Lafferty (abt. 1814 - abt. 1896)

Toussaint Lafferty formerly Laferte
Born about in Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 8 Feb 1842 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 82 in Wayne, Michigan, United Statesmap [uncertain]
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Biography

Toussaint Laferty may have purchased 40 acres of land ( NE 1/4 of SW 1/4, Section 30, Township 13, Range 5) on 30 April 1836.[1]

Toussaint Laferte married Therese Chovin on 8 February 1842 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.[2] Their children were:

  • Toussaint Laferte (~1844 - )
  • Mary Laferte (~1847 - )
  • John Baptist Laferte (~1849 - )
  • Louis Laferte (1855 - 1916)
  • Archange Laferte (~1857 - )
  • Sofia (Laferte) Peters (1861-1929)
  • Theodore Laferte (1864-1904)

Family search also lists a daughter, Teresa (1851-1851), but has no sources for her.


Research Notes

  • FamilySearch Person: LJTD-2Z2
  • Family search states his death date is 14 July 1896, but does not provide a source for this date. His death location is assumed to be in the area he had been living -- either Grosse Pointe or Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.

Sources

  1. Land Patent Sale: "United States Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1800-c. 1955"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007111194; Image number: 587
    FamilySearch Record: 6V7W-YGCT (accessed 27 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3QS7-99WS-B9JM
    Name: Toussaint Laferty; Land Assessment Date: 30 Apr 1836; Land Assessment Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.
  2. Marriage: "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995"
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004254853; FHL microfilm: 927489; Record number: 50; Packet letter: F
    FamilySearch Record: FC4H-9VC (accessed 27 February 2024)
    Therese Chovin marriage to Toussaint Laferte on 8 Feb 1842 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.
  • 1850 Census: "United States Census, 1850"
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M432; Line: 37; Digital film/folder number: 004200041; FHL microfilm: 443582; Image number: 442; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01167-0
    FamilySearch Record: MF8T-QB7 (accessed 27 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HT-DCWW-9HV
    Touceaint Lafferty (36) in Grosse Pointe Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Born in Michigan.
  • 1860 Census: "United States Census, 1860"
    citing Page: 32; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M653; Digital film/folder number: 005170144; FHL microfilm: 803564; Image number: 36; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01741-5
    FamilySearch Record: MWDC-24N (accessed 27 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GBS4-8BT
    Toussaint Lafferty (45) in Township of Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Born in Michigan.
  • 1870 Census: "United States Census, 1870"
    citing Page: 51; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: M593; Line: 40; Digital film/folder number: 004273766; FHL microfilm: 000552208; Image number: 324; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01538-1
    FamilySearch Record: MHC5-F4Q (accessed 27 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-67VS-6DV
    Tausant Lafferty (59) head of household in Grosse Pointe Township, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Born in Michigan.
  • 1880 Census: "United States Census, 1880"
    citing Volume: 2; Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T9; Affiliate Line Number: 00052; Digital film/folder number: 005161040; FHL microfilm: 1254609; Image number: 809; Sheet number: 124; Sheet letter: B; Packet letter: A
    FamilySearch Record: MW3L-MM5 (accessed 27 February 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GYB2-DMF
    Tousant Laffeitz (69), married, Farmer, head of household in Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Born in Michigan, United States.




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