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Louis Eugene Ledoux (1786 - 1830)

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Louis Eugene Ledoux
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisianamap
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Husband of — married 31 Jan 1809 (to 8 Nov 1830) in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisianamap
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Died in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Biography

Louis Eugene Ledoux was born 3 Oct 1786 to Francois Ledoux and Marguerite Rougeau. [1]

He married Celesie Pitre on 31 Jan 1809. [2]

Children:
  1. Auguste (1815) [3] [4]
  2. Emilie (1818) [3] [5]

He was buried 8 Nov 1830 at the age of 45. [6]

Sources

  • Thomas LaVerne III, LeDoux: A Pioneer Franco-American Family with Detailed Sketches of Allied Families (Baltimore, Gateway Press, 2008), 62-70.
  1. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LEDOUX, Louis Eugene (Francois & Marguerite ROUGEOT - of this parish) b. 3 Oct. 1786, bt. 9 March 1787 - [although baptismal date should read 1788 to be in sequence]. Spons: Jean Louis FONTENOT & Marie Marguerite DOUCET. Signed: J.L. FONTENOT & Francois LEDOUX. Fr. Joseph de ARAZENA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.77)
  2. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LEDOUX, Eugene (Francois LEDOUX) m. 31 Jan. 1809 Celesie PITRE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #1)
    • PITRE, Celesie (Francois) m. 31 Jan. 1809 Eugene LEDOUX (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #1)
    • LEDOUX, Eugene - of this parish (Francois & Margueritte ROUGEOT) m. 31 Jan. 1809 Silesie PITTRE - also of this parish (Francois & Marie Josephe THIBAUDAU) Wits: Baptiste JEANSONNE, Pierre FOREST. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.183)
    • PITRE, Silesie - of this parish (Francois PITTRE & Marie Josephe THIBAUDAU) m. 31 Jan. 1809 Eugene LEDOUX - of this parish (Francois & Margueritte ROUGEOT) Wits: Baptiste JEANSONNE, Pierre FOREST. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.183)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Hebert, Rev. Donald J.Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900 ("SWLR") Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1974-2001. Vol. 1, p. 367
  4. Hebert, SWLR, citing St. Landry Catholic Church (Opelousas, LA) records: vol. 2, p.47. Text:
    LEDOUX, Auguste (Louis Eugene & Silesie PITRE - of this parish) b. 21 Jan. 1815, bt. 19 Feb. 1815 Pats: Francois LEDOUX - of Pointe Coupee & Marguerite ROUGEAU - from Nakitoches; Mats: Francois PITRE & Marie THIBAUDEAU - of Acadia; Spons: Louis PITRE & Silesie FONTENAU. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.47)
  5. Hebert, SWLR, citing St. Landry Catholic Church (Opelousas, LA) records: vol. 2, p.152. Text:
    "LEDOUX, Emilie (Eugene & Silesie PITTRE) b. 25 Oct. 1818, bt. 15 Nov. 1818 Pats: Francois LEDOUX & Marguerite ROUGEAU; Mats: Francois PITTRE & Marie THIBEAUDEAU; Spons: Joseph PITTRE & Louise LEDOUX. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.152)
  6. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • LEDOUX, Eugene - spouse of Silesie PITRE, buried 8 Nov. 1830 in the parish cemetery at age 45 years. Fr. Henry Flavius ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.19)


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