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Marie Eloise (Lavergne) Chachere (1805 - 1879)

Marie Eloise Chachere formerly Lavergne
Born in St. Martin, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 23 Dec 1822 in Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Died at age 74 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Aug 2009
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Marie Heloise Lavergne, daughter of Celestin Lavergne and Louise Henry was born in 1805.[1] She married Viellant Chachere on December 9, 1822 in St. Landry, Louisiana. [2][3] They had at least 9 children. Marie died in 1879. [4] [5]


  1. "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934", database, FamilySearch ( : 14 January 2020), Celestin Lavergne in entry for Marie Eloise Lavergne, 1805.
  2. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957:
  3. Rev. Donald J. Hebert, Southwest Louisiana Records 1740-1900 ("SWLR"), CD #101 (Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Publications Division, 2001)
    CHACHERE, Felix Veilland - from Opelousas (Louis CHACHEREZ - native of Paris & Catherine VAUCHEREZ) m. 23 Dec. 1822 Alouise LAVERGNE (Celestin - native of New Orleans & Louise HARRY - native of Paris) Wits: L. CHACHERE, Ursin LA-VERGNE, D. DESSESSART, Jacque BACON. Fr. Francois CELLINI (GC Ch.: v.1, p.25, #61)
  4. "St. Landry History from the 1690's: Cachere Family Record." Opelousas Daily World, July 29, 1982, p.15. (accessed Nov. 10 2017).
  5. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 July 2016), Heloise Lavergne Chachere, 1879; Burial, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United States of America, Saint Landry Church Cemetery; citing Find A Grave: Memorial #81278983, Find a Grave,
  • United States Census, 1850:
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 15 January 2020), memorial page for Heloise Lavergne Chachere (24 Feb 1805–23 Apr 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81278983, citing Saint Landry Church Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Wallace Smith (contributor 47589203) .

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Lavergne-228 and Lavergne-205 appear to represent the same person because: they are the same person
posted by Stephanie Ward

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