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Magnus Hilaire Pitre (1877 - 1937)

Magnus Hilaire Pitre
Born in Ville Platte, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 12 Nov 1896 in Ville Platte, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 60 in Rapides, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Magnus Hilaire Pitre was born to Francois Pitre and Elisa P. Pitre on July 16, 1877, in Ville Platte, Louisiana. [1]

Residence in 1880

7th Ward, St Landry, Louisiana, United States[2]
Household Members:
Francois Pitre Jr Self M 34 Louisiana, United States
Eliza Pitre Wife F 27 Louisiana, United States
Josephine Pitre Daughter F 4 Louisiana, United States
Magnus Pitre Son M 3 Louisiana, United States


Magnus Hilaire Pitre married Marie Emelie Soileau in St. Landry Parish on November 12, 1896. [3]


Magnus Hilaire Pitre died in Rapides, Louisiana, on December 29, 1937. [4]


  1. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2014), Magnus Pitre, 1917-1918; citing Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,684,673.
  2. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 July 2016), Magnus Pitre in household of Froncois Pitre Jr, 7th Ward, St Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 46, sheet 409D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0470; FHL microfilm 1,254,470.
  3. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 October 2015), Magnus Pitre and Marie Amelie Soileau, 12 Nov 1896; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,698.
  4. "Louisiana Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1956," database, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2014), Magnus Pitre in entry for Magnus Pitre, 29 Dec 1937; citing Pineville, Rapides, Louisiana, certificate number 16601, State Archives, Baton Rouge; FHL microfilm 2,205,943.

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