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Anselme Martin (abt. 1750 - bef. 1783)

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Anselme Martin
Born about in Acadiemap
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Husband of — married 14 Feb 1774 in St. James, St. James, LAmap
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Died before in Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Anselme Martin is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 5 Left. He is listed alone. [1]

Birth: ABT 1750 in Acadia
Death: BEF 7 Dec 1783 in LA
Census: 4 May 1777 Attakapas, St. Martin, LA [2]
Father: Pierre (dit Paul) MARTIN b: 1718 in Port Royal, Acadia
Mother: Marie Josephe THIBODEAU b: 24 Apr 1716 in Port Royal, Acadia c: 26 Apr 1716 in Port Royal, Acadia
Marriage: Marie Theotiste HEBERT dit Manuel b: ABT 1752 in Cobeguit, Acadia. Married 14 Feb 1774 in St. James, St. James, LA. [3]
Valerie MARTIN c: 27 Jul 1775 in St. James, St. James, LA; married Jesse Lum 6 Apr 1795 in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, LA. [4] [5]


  1. Title: The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial; Author: Wall of Names Committee; Jane G. Bulliard, Chair; second edition, 2015; Bodemuller The Printer, USA; Personal copy in possession of Girouard-4019. 22
  2. Title: Southwest Louisiana Families in 1777: Census Records of Attakapas and Opelousas Posts; Author: Winston De Ville, comp.; Publication: Ville Platte, LA: Author, 1987; Note: (Source: Papeles Procedentes de Cuba, at the General Archives of the Indies in Seville, Spain ; legajo 2358, folios 258-300).p. 14.
    Text: 84. Anselme MARTIN, 27;
    Marie HEBERT, wife, 23.
    Filles: Valresse, 2.
  3. Title: Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records; Author: Catholic Church; Vol 2, 1770-1803; Contains Baptismal, marriage and burial entries taken from some 46 registers housed in the Archives of the Diocese of Baton Rouge pp. 370 & 521.
    Text: Anselme MARTIN of Acadia, son of Paul & Marie THIBAUDEAU, married on 14 Feb 1774 to Marie Theotiste HEBER of Cobequid in Acadia, daughter of Jean Baptiste & Marie Claire ROBICHO. Witness : VERRET. Recorded at St. James Catholic Church, St. James, LA (SJA-1, 45).
  4. Title: Catholic Church Records, vol. 2, 1770-1803; Author: Diocese of Baton Rouge; Publication: Baton Rouge, LA, 1980; pp. 509 & 524.
    Text: Vejy MARTIN (parents not given) married 6 Apr 1795 Jessy LUM (parents not given). Witnesses: Juan STILLY; Mr. CUSTARD. Recorded at St. Joseph, Baton Rouge, LA (SJO-83, 12).
  5. Title: Southwest Louisiana Records CD; Author: Hebert, Donald J. - 1942-2002; Publication: Hebert Publications.
    Text: LUM, Jesse In Succ dated March 1847 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1281)

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I have a copy of the Registers from St. Charles aux Mines. There is only one entry for the surname "MARTIN". It's for a man named Jean Baptiste born 23 April 1709. I don't know who this Anselme Martin is.
posted by Jacqueline Girouard

Anselme is 12 degrees from Greg Clarke, 17 degrees from George Hull and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.