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Horace Pitre (1895 - 1943)

Horace Pitre
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United Statesmap [uncertain]
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Husband of — married 28 Dec 1914 in St. Landry, Louisiana, United
Father of , , , and [private daughter (1920s - unknown)]
Died at age 48 in Acadia, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Horace Joseph Pitre was born 27 February 1895 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. He is the son of of Lucien Pitre and Emelie Joubert. He married Ludie (sp?) Cortez on 28 December 1914 in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. He died on 9 July 1943 in Eunice, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States.


  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 30 September 2018), Horace Pitre, Police Jury Ward 6, St Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 36, sheet 19A, line 37, family 316, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 819; FHL microfilm 2,340,554.
  • 1940 United States Federal Census[[1]]
Name Horace Pitre
Respondent Yes
Age 45
Estimated Birth Year abt 1895
Gender Male
Race White
Birthplace Louisiana
Marital Status Married
Relation to Head of House Head
Home in 1940 Acadia, Louisiana
Street Road No 580-12 60
Farm Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935 Acadia, Louisiana
Resident on farm in 1935 Yes
Sheet Number 9B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation 145
Occupation Farmer
House Owned or Rented Rented
Attended School or College No
Highest Grade Completed Elementary school, 3rd grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census 60
Duration of Unemployment 4
Class of Worker Working on own account
Weeks Worked in 1939 48
Income 0
Income Other Sources Yes
Neighbors View others on page
Household Members (Name) Age Relationship:
Horace Pitre 45 Head
Londy Pitro 40 Wife
Amelia Pitro 20 Daughter
Enyas Pitro 17 Daughter
Edward Pitro 15 Son
Henry Ethel Pitro 13 Daughter
Thersia Pitro 11 Daughter
J H Pitro 9. Son
  • U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942[[2]]
Name Horace Pitre
Gender Male
Birth Date 27 Feb 1895
Residence Place Louisiana, USA
Military Draft Date 1942
Next of Kin Ludie Pitre
  • Louisiana, U.S., Statewide Death Index, 1819-1964[[3]]
Name Horace Pitre
Gender Male
Race White or Mexican (White)
Age 48
Birth Year 1895
Death Date 9 Jul 1943
Death Place Acadia, Louisiana, USA
Volume 50
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 23 May 2022), memorial page for Horace Pitre (27 Feb 1894–9 Jul 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 125693068, citing Saint Bridget Catholic Church Cemetery, Lawtell, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Sharon Soileau (contributor 48346913) Find A Grave: Memorial #125693068.

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