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Joseph Clovis Pitre (1890 - 1962)

Joseph Clovis Pitre
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 1913 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Died [location unknown]
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Joseph Clovis Pitre was born in Louisiana to Francois Pitre and Marie Arseneaux in 1890.[1]

He married Celina Lafleur in 1912.[2]

He was living in St. Landry Parish when he registered for the draft in WWI;[3] in 1930;[4] and when he registered for the draft in1942.[5]

He died in 1962.[citation needed]


  1. Rev. Donald J. Hebert, Southwest Louisiana Records 1740-1900 ("SWLR"), CD #101 (Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Publications Division, 2001); PITRE:
    PITRE, Joseph Cleovis (Francois & Marie ARCENEAUX) b. 10 May 1890 (Opel. Ch.: v. 7, p. 157)
  2. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 October 2015), Clovis Pitre and Celina Lafleur, 27 Aug 1912; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,702.
  3. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2014), Joseph Clovis Pitre, 1917-1918; citing St. Landry Parish no 1, Louisiana, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,684,937.
  4. Year: 1930; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 6, St Landry, Louisiana; Roll: 819; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0035; Image: 1078.0; FHL microfilm: 2340554 full citation needed
  5. "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 April 2016), Clovis Joseph Pitre, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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