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Ursin Pierre Manuel père (1787 - 1851)

Ursin Pierre Manuel père
Born in St. Landry Parish, Spanish Louisianamap
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Husband of — married 30 Jul 1807 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 63 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Ursin Manuel, son of Pierre Joseph Manuel and Genevieve Albert, was born in St. Landry Parish 8 Dec 1787 and christened on 23 Feb 1788 at the Opelousas Church. [1][2]. Ursin Pierre Manuel and Sophie Demarets were married in St. Landry Parish 30 JUL 1807. [3]
  1. Martine Manuel
  2. Pierre Ursin Manuel
  3. Ursin Pierre Manuel
  4. Lastie Ursin Manuel
  5. Jean Baptiste Ursin Pierre Manuel
  6. Francois Ursin Manuel
  7. Onesime Manuel
  8. Adelaide Manuel
  9. Caroline Ursin Manuel
  10. Sophie Mire Manuel
  11. Clara Ursin Manuel
Ursin died 20 AUG 1851.[4] A succession hearing to settle his estate was held at the St. Landry Parish Courthouse in Opelousas on 15 SEP 1851. [5]
MANUEL, Ursin; Estate, St. Landry, Parish, Louisiana
Submitted by Mike Miller
Copyright. All rights reserved.
Estate of Ursin Manuel , married Sophie Desmaret , dated 26 September 1851
State of Louisiana
Parish of S. Landry
Know all men by these presents that Ursin Manuel fils of the State of
Louisiana and Parish of St. Landry as principal and Achille Duprâe are firmly
bound unto Adolphe Garriques clerk of the District Court in and for the Parish
of St. Landry in the sum of Thirteen hundred dollars, for the payment of which
well and truly to be made they bind themselves, their heirs executors and
administrators jointly and Severally.
In witness whereof they have hereunto signed at Opelousas this twenty ninth
day of September A. D. 1851.
The Condition of the above obligation is such that whereas the above bound
Ursin Manuel fils has been appointed administrator of the Estate of Ursin
Manuel pere and Sophie P. B. Desmaret his wife, late of said Parish both decd.
Now if the said Ursin Manuel fils Shall well and faithfully Said Estates,
render a just account thereof and pay over the sums when thereunto lawfully
required, and finally Shall do and perform all and Singular the duties &
functions incumbent on him as administrator as aforesaid, according to Law,
then the above obligation to be null & void, otherwise to remain in full
s/ J. B. Dejean Ursin + Manuel fils
s/ Lucius Duprâe s/Achille Duprâe
We the undersigned, heirs of the Estate of Ursin Manuel père and Sophie
Desmarets, both late of Said parish deceased, do agree, that the property
belonging to said Estates should be sold on the following terms and
conditions, "to wit," The purchase money payable , in two equal annual
instalments [sic] from the first of April next (1852) but all sums of ten
dollars and under, payable, at the first [term?] and over ten dollars as above
Parish of Saint Landry the 26th September 1851
Jean Bte x Manuel
Lastie Ursin x Manuel
Pierre Ursin x Manuel
Francois Ursin x Manuel
Onezimi Ursin x Manuel
Jean Bte x Ledoux
s/ Pierre Ledoux
Filed Sept. 30, 1851 A. Garrique Cl[erk]
We the undersigned heirs of the late Ursin Manuel páere deceased do hereby
give a general discharge to Garland Lastasses [sic] & Ursin Manuel fils
administrator of said Estate having received all coming to us from the hand of
said attys & administrator-
Opelousas 25th April 1855
Witness: Garrique
Lastie U x Manuel
Onezime x Manuel
Jean Bte U. x Manuel
Francois U. x Manuel
Wife of J. Bte Ledoux Sophie U. x Manuel
Josephine x Ratel
s/ Pierre Valmond Ledoux
Received of Garland Lastasses [?] all sums due them to the Estate of Ursin
Manuel páere deceased of which I am administrator
-------25th April 1855 Ursin x Manuel adm.
A. Garriques
Filed 13th July 1858
Homere A. Latour, D. Clerk
Source: a photocopy of the Estate, #1588, St. Landry Parish Courthouse,
Opelousas, Louisiana
Source: #S110

Research Notes


  1. Source Source: #S4
    MANUEL, Ursin (Pierre & Genevieve ALBER) b. 8 Dec. 1787, bt. 23 Feb. 1788 Spons: Jacques Andre DESBORDES & Sophie HOLLIER - all of this Parish. Signed: Pierre MANUEL. Fr. Joseph de ARAZENA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.76)
  2. Sources: [[#S48]
  3. Source: #S82
    Text: MANUEL, Ursin m. 30 July 1807 Sophie DESMARETS (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #2)
    Text: MANUEL, Ursin - of this parish (dec. Pierre & Gennevieve ALBERT) m. 30 July 1807 Sophie DESMARETS - of Pointe Coupee, and living in this parish (Jean & Madeleine FONTENOT) Wits: Louis SOSSIER, Simon FONTENOT, John CHAP---. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.170)
    Text: DESMARETS, Sophie m. Ursin MANUEL, Sr. In Succ. of Ursin MANUEL, Sr. dated 15 Sept. 1851 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1588)
  4. Source: #S48
    MANUEL, Ursin d. 20 Aug. 1851 at age 72 yrs. (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 58)
  5. Source: #S48
    DESMARETS, Sophie m. Ursin MANUEL, Sr. In Succ. of Ursin MANUEL, Sr. dated 15 Sept. 1851 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1588)
  • Source S48 Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; CD 101
  • Source S4 Author: Reverend Donald J. Hebert; Title: South West LA Records (1750-1800) Complete Revision, V1-A; Hebert Publications
  • Source S110 Title: LAGenWeb
  • Source S2 Title: Archdiocese of New Orleans Sacramental Records; Reverend Monsignor Earl C. Woods, editor, New Orleans, 1989; Volume 3, 1772-1783

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