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Marie Felonise (Pitre) Richard (1885 - 1965)

Marie Felonise Richard formerly Pitre
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 3 May 1905 in St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Died at age 80 in Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 16 Sep 2009
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Marie Felonise Pitre was born on December 15, 1885 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, a daughter of Leon Augustin Pitre (1861–1922) and Marie Leonise Richard (1869–1919).[1]

Marie (19) married Lither Richard (1904)) on May 3, 1905 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[2]

Their children were:

Marie died on December 31, 1965 in Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas, United States, aged 80.


  1. Donald J. Hébert, Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, compact disk #101 ("SWLR CD"), (Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001; reprints by Claitor's Publications);
    PITRE, Marie Felonise (Leon & Marie Leonise RICHARD) b. 15 Dec. 1885 (Opel. Ch.: v. 7, p. 40)
  2. "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 October 2015), Lither Richard and Felonise Pitre, 03 May 1905; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,700.

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