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John McDaniel (abt. 1781)

John McDaniel
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Husband of — married 12 Jun 1810 in St Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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John McDonald/McDaniel is the son of John and Elisabeth Yvens or Evans. He was born on 15 Nov 1781. [1]

He married Elizabeth "Betse" Corkran, his step-mother's sister, on 12 June 1810. Their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church. [2]

Children of John and Elizabeth

His children were born in St. Landry Parish and their marriages were recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas, Louisiana.

  1. Peter, b. 1814 [3]
  2. Jean Archie, b. 1816.[4]
  3. Emilie (Amelia) Elviane, b. 1827, m. Philippe L Fontenot [5]
  4. Sarah Elizabeth, b. 1832 [6]

Research Notes


  1. Hébert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • McDONALD, John (John & Isabelle YBEN [perhaps EVANS]) b. 5 Nov. 1781, bt. 11 June 1787 Spons: John LEONARD & Marguerite CONSTANCIA. Signed: John LEONARD, John McDANIEL, Margarita CONSTANZA. Fr. Joseph de ARAZENA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.68)
  2. Hebert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • "McDONALD, John - of this parish (John & Elisabeth EVENS) m. 12 June 1810 Betse CORKINS - also of this parish (Anthony & Margaret WATSON) Wits: Dan CALLAGHAN, Cesar HANCHETT, Joseph L. HANCHETT. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.202)
  3. [SWLR]
    • McDONALD, Peter (John & Elisabeth CORKRAN - natives and inhabitants of this parish) b. 5 March 1814, bt. 26 May 1814 Pats: John McDANIEL - of Ireland & Mary CELLY - of Ireland; Mats: Anthony CORKRAN & Margaret WATHSON [WATSON] - originally of Ireland; Spons: Michel PRUDHOMME fils [Jr.] & Susan STOUDS. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.31)
  4. [SWLR]
    • McDONALD, Jean Artche [Archie] (John McDANEL & Elisabeth CORKRAN - of this parish) b. 15 July 1816, bt. 9 Aug. 1816 Pats: John McDANEL & Mary CELLY - from Ireland; Mats: Anthony CORKRAN & Margaret WATHSON - from Ireland; Spons: Caezar HANCHET & Bridget CORKRAN, wife of Andrew ROW. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.84)
  5. [SWLR]
    • McDONALD, Emilie Elviane (John & Elisabeth CORKIN [CORKRAN]) b. 4 Dec. 1827, bt. 7 July 1830 Pats: John McDANIEL & Elisabeth YVENS [perhaps EVANS]; Mats: Antoine CORKIN [CORKRAN] & Margaret WATSON; Spons: Joseph VIDRINE & Emilite BRIGNAC. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.3, p.113)
    • McDANIEL, Amelia (John & Elisabeth COCHRAN) m. 10 Feb. 1847 Philippe L. FONTENOT (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #415)
  6. [SWLR]
    • McDANIEL, Sara Elizabeth (John & Elizabeth COCHRAN) b. 23 Dec. 1832 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 60)

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