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Ertemon (Lafleur) LaFleur (1850 - 1913)

Ertemon LaFleur formerly Lafleur
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 8 Dec 1870 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Prairie Ronde, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Biography

Ertemon was born in 1850. He is the son of Jean Baptiste Lafleur and Domelise Fontenot. [1]

Ertemon married Estelle Pitre on 08 Dec 1870. [2] [3]

He married Victorine Vige on 10 Feb 1898. [4] [5]

He was a successful farmer west of Opelousas. [6]

He is buried with his first wife in the Pitre family cemetery in St. Landry, Louisiana. [7]

Census Data

United States Census, 1870 [8]
All born in Louisiana
  1. Jean B Laflaur, male, age 51, farmer, $1300 in real estate, $600 in personal property
  2. Donielise Laflaur, female age 51, keeping house, can't read or write
  3. Ertemon Laflaur, male, 20, farm laborer
  4. Ulype Laflaur, male, age 18, farm laborer
  5. Olivier Laflaur, male, age 14, attends school
  6. Amelia L Laflaur, female, age 12, attends school
  7. Hebrand Laflaur, male, age 11, attends school
  8. Leonie Laflaur, female, age 9, attends school
  9. Sydney Laflaur, male, age 6
  10. Domélise Laflaur, female, age 5
United States Census, 1900, [9]
Ward 1, Justice of Peace Ward 2 (excl. Opelousas town), St. Landry, Louisiana
  1. Ertimon Lafleur, head, age 50
  2. Victorine Lafleur, wife, age 22
  3. Emar Lafleur , son, age 27
  4. Omar Lafleur, son, age 18
  5. Rial Lafleur, son, age 16
  6. Ertimon Lafleur Jr., son, age 15
  7. Moise Lafleur, son, age 12
  8. Dimmich Lafleur, son, age 2
  9. Mathilde Vigere, sister-in-law, age 11

Research Notes

Third marriage to Clara McBride or is this a different Ertemon Lafleur? "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPBQ-DJY : accessed 6 December 2017), Ertmon R Lafleur, Police Jury Ward 2, St Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 100, sheet 22B, family 360, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 529; FHL microfilm 1,374,542.

"Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLHZ-W33Z : 13 July 2017), Ertmon Lafleur in entry for Clara McBride Lafleir, 27 Sep 1959; citing Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, certificate number 14004, State Archives, Baton Rouge; FamilySearch digital folder 005052211.

Death: 27 Sep 1959
Father's Name: William Mc Bride
Mother's Name: F Barrouse
Spouse's Name: Ertmon Lafleur
  • McBRIDE, Clara (William & Euphrozine BAROUSSE) b. 22 June 1875 (CP Ch.: v. 4, p. 63)
  • McBRIDE, Clara m. 18 Dec. 1897 Amos P. LEDOUX (Crowley Ct. Hse.: Mar. #1565)

Sources

  1. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LAFLEUR, Arthemon (Jean Baptiste & Domelise FONTENOT) b. 30 Aug. 1850 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 392)
  2. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LAFLEUR, Erthemon (Jean Baptiste & Domelize B. FONTENOT) m. 8 Dec. 1870 Estelle PITRE (Opel. Ch.: v. E, #147)
    • PITRE, Estelle (Francois P. & Azeline H. PITRE) m. 8 Dec. 1870 Erthemon LAFLEUR (Opel. Ch.: v. E, #147)
  3. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKJH-BJRZ : 15 October 2015), Ertemon Lafleur and Estelle P Pitre, 08 Dec 1870; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,695.
  4. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LAFLEUR, Ertemon m. 5 Feb. 1898 Victorine VIGE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #26662)
    • VIGE, Victorine m. 5 Feb. 1898 Ertemon LAFLEUR (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #26662)
    • LAFLEUR, Ertemon (Jean Baptiste & Domelise B. FONTENOT) m. 10 Feb. 1898 Victoire VIGE (Opel. Ch.: v.3, p.223)
    • VIGE, Victoire (Caliste & Zelima BREAUX) m. 10 Feb. 1898 Ertemon LAFLEUR (Opel. Ch.: v.3, p.213)
  5. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKJH-1NVN : 15 October 2015), Ertemon Lafleur and Victorine Vige, 10 Feb 1898; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,699.
  6. Perrin, William Henry. Southwest Louisiana Biographical and Historical. New Orleans, LA: The Gulf Publishing Company, 1891. Biographical Sketches p 59
    ERTEMON LAFLEURE, OPELOUSAS - Mr. Lafleure was born in the parish in which he now resides, in August, 1850, and is one of a family of sixteen children born to John B. and Domelise B. (Fontenot) Lafleure, natives of St. Landry parish. Our subject’s grandfather, Lafleure, was a native of France, and became one of the pioneer settlers of Louisiana. John B. Lafleure is still living, being in his seventy-second year. He has married twice. His first wife, our subject’s mother, died in 1884.
    Ertemon Lafleure began life as a farmer. He bought a tract of land consisting of one hundred and twenty acres, located nine miles west of Opelousas, where he now resides, and to which he has since added one hundred and thirty acres He has been successful as a planter, and his plantation is one of the best improved in this section. He has also, in connection with his plantation, a store, in which he does a good business.
    Mr. Lefleure was married, in 1870, to Miss Estelle P. Pitre, daughter of Francois P. and Ozelure C. Pitre, their family consisting of ten children, viz: Alide, Emar, Olivia, Aladie, Lena, Lydia, Omar, Real, Ertemon, and Maese. Mr.Lefleure was selected Justice of the Peace in the Second Justice's Ward in 1888, and is the present incumbent of that office. He and family are Catholics.
  7. "Find A Grave Index," database with images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10397891 :accessed 5 Dec 2017), memorial 10397891, Ertemon LaFleur (30 Aug 1850 - 5 Apr 1913), Pitre Cemetery St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA
  8. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M87K-Q7L : 12 April 2016), household of Jean B Laflaur, Louisiana, United States; citing p. 77, family 563, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,029.
  9. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSRQ-XQL : accessed 5 December 2017), Ertimon Lafleur, Ward 1, Justice of Peace Ward 2 (excl. Opelousas town), St. Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 50, sheet 3B, family 47, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,580.


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