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Joachin Louis Pitre (1817 - 1864)

Joachin Louis Pitre
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 19 Jun 1838 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisianamap
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Died at age 47 in Plaisance, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Joachin Louis Pitre is a descendant of an Acadian

Joachin Louis Pitre, son of Louis Francois Pitre (1786 - 1838) and Angelle (Bertrand) Pitre (1792 - 1832), was born on 5 June 1817 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States.[1]

His known siblings were:

  1. Louis Pitre (1810 - >1880)
  2. Louis Onesime Charles Pitre (1812 - 1875)
  3. Napoleon Louis Pitre (1815 - 1877)
  4. Solastie Pitre (~1819 - 1849)
  5. Zelima (Pitre) Vige (~1821 - )
  6. Francois Louis Pitre (1824 - <1896)
  7. Leocadie (Pitre) Normand (1833 - 1870)

Joachin Louis married Marguerite Melasie Pitre (~1823 - 1902) on 19 June 1838 in Opelousas.

Their known children were:

  1. Joachim Auguste Pitre (1839 - 1861)
  2. Louis Pitre (1840 - 1861)
  3. Onesime Joachin Pitre (1843 - 1878)
  4. Angele Pitre (1845 - 1850)
  5. Leonie Louis Pitre (1847 - 1879)
  6. Francois Villeneuve Pitre (1849 - 1887)
  7. Marie Emma (Pitre) Perrodin (1850 - 1896)
  8. Apoline (Pitre) Bibb (~1852 - 1887)
  9. Lastenie Pitre (1854 - 1874)
  10. Octave Pitre (1855 - 1879)

Joachin Louis died on 3 September 1864 in Plaisance, St. Landry, Louisiana, at age 47.[2]


  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, Joachin (Louis & Angele BERTRAND - from here) b. 5 June 1817, bt. 6 July 1817 Pats: Francois PITRE & Marie Joseph THIBAUDEAU - from Acadie; Mats: Amable BERTRAND - from Canada & Anastasie OCOIN [AUCOIN] - from Nantes or St. Malo in France; Spons: Jean Baptiste BERTRAND & Marie Joseph FONTENAU. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.108)
  2. Hébert, SWLR CD:
    - Estate of Joachin L. Pitre (filed 28 July 1866):
    Melazie Pitre, widow of Joachin L. Pitre, petitions the court as her husband has left a small estate in community with herself. "That said deceased left seven children issue of his legal marriage with petitioner. That six of said children are minor to wit Leonie, Emma, Apolina, Lasthenie, Francois, and Octave Pitre." She is appointed natural tutrix and Francois L. Pitre is appointed under tutor. The inventory which was taken on 27 April 1866 lists property inherited by Madame Joachin Louis Pitre from her father Joseph Pierre Pitre and other items totalling $1243.50.

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