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Charlotte Marie Pitre (1763 - abt. 1788)

Charlotte Marie Pitre aka Courtois
Born in Mordreuc, Bretagne, Francemap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 11 Dec 1785 in St. Louis Cathedral, New Orleans, Louisianamap
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 25 in Pointe Coupee, Louisianamap
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Jean Pitre is on the Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial in St. Martinville, Louisiana Plaque 11 Right, La Ville D'Archangel arrivee le 3 Decembre 1785. Also on the plaque with him is Felicite Daigle, his wife; and six Pitre children: Charlotte Marie, Pierre, Jacques, Francoise, Felicite & Marguerite. [1]


Charlotte Marie Pitre, daughter of Jean-Baptiste Pitre and Felicite Daigre, was born in Mordreux, France 17 March 1763 and christened in Pleudihen the same day. [2]She died in Louisiana before 24 Aug 1788. [3]
Charlotte and Nicolas Courtois married 11 Dec 1785 in New Orleans, Orleans [4] about a week after debarking from the Spanish ship "La Ville d'Archangel" in New Orleans. Nicolas was also on "La Ville d'Archangel". [5]
Charlotte died between 2 Jul 1788 and 24 Aug 1788, the dates her daughter Marie Courtois was born and baptized. On the child's birth record, Charlotte is said to be deceased. (PCP-7, 18). [6]


  1. Title: The Wall of Names at the Acadian Memorial; Author: Wall of Names Committee; Jane G. Bulliard, Chair; second edition, 2015; Bodemuller The Printer, USA; Personal copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard; p. 43
  2. Archives départementales des Côtes d'Armor, Registres paroissiaux et d'état civil, Pleudihen-sur-Rance » 1756 - 1765, image 223 / 327 Charlotte Marie Pitre Baptism
  3. BIRTH-CHRISTENING: Albert J. Robichaux, THE ACADIAN EXILES IN ST. MALO; 1758-1785; pt 1, vol. II, Eunice, LA, Hebert Publications, 1981; p. 667, family #777; own copy.
  4. Title: Archdiocese of New Orleans Sacramental Records; Reverend Monsignor Earl C. Woods, editor, New Orleans, 1989; Volume 4, 1784-1790; copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard; pp. 67 & 316
    Note: The bride was married 8 days after arrival in New Orleans.
    Text: Nicolas COURTOY, son of Louis & Juana PERREIN, married on 11 Dec 1785 at St. Louis church to Maria VITRE [sic], daughter of Juan & Felicite DEGLE, native of St. Malo. Witnesses: Vicente LLORCA; Josef MARTINEZ (SLC, M5, 43).
  5. Title: Acadian Families in Exile, 1785 & Exiled Acadians, an Index; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 1995. Source published by Karen Theriot Reader,; pp. 96-97
    Text: Charlotte Marie PITRE, age 20, traveling with her parents Jean PITRE & Félicité DAIGLE, and five siblings as the 32nd family (of 8 persons) aboard "La Ville d'Archangel."
    Nicolas COURTUA who is listed on the debarkation list of "La Ville d'Archangel dated 3 Dec 1785 as "Names with no reference on the embarkation list." He received 1 each of axe, hatchet, hoe, knife, large knife, and 2 shovels upon arrival.
  6. Title: Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Church Records; Author: Catholic Church; Vol 2, 1770-1803; Contains Baptismal, marriage and burial entries taken from some 46 registers housed in the Archives of the Diocese of Baton Rouge; copy in possession of Jacqueline Girouard; pp. 206 & 696
    Nicolas COURTOIS [resident] of Bayou des Ecors, son of Louis & Jeanne PERIN, married on 6 Sep 1788 to Marguerite THIBODEAU of Bayou des Ecors, daughter of Charles & Madelaine HENRY. Witnesses: Pierre THIBODEAU; Joseph BOURG. Recorded at St. Francis Catholic Church, Pointe Coupee, LA (PCP-19, 18).
    Marie [CURTOIS], daughter of Nicolas & Marie PITRE, deceased, born 2 Jul 1788 baptized 24 Aug 1788. Sponsors: Marin BOURT & Marguerite PITRE [mother's sister]. Recorded at St. Francis Catholic Church, Pointe Coupee, LA (PCP-7, 18).

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