no image

Celeste Pitre (abt. 1802 - abt. 1850)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Celeste Pitre
Born about in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 20 Apr 1819 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Wife of — married 8 Apr 1839 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Profile last modified 28 Nov 2019 | Created 25 Aug 2009
This page has been accessed 480 times.
Pelican Flag cut to outline of Louisiana
Celeste Pitre lived in Louisiana.
Join: Louisiana Families Project
Discuss: louisiana


PITRE, Celeste (Francois "el hijo" [Jr.] & Eugenie GUILLORY - residents of this parish) bt. 18 April 1802 at age 1 mth. Pats: Francois PITTRE & Marie THIBAUDO; Mats: Louis GUILLORY & Marie Jeane FONTENOT; Spons: Pierre GUILLORY & Marie Falidel GUILLORY. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.278)

PITRE, Celeste - native of this parish (minor daughter of Francois PITTRE & Eugenie GUILLORY) m. 20 April 1819 Anthony McDANIEL - native of this parish (major son of John MACDANEL & Chaterine CORQUINE [Catherine CORKRAN]) Wits: Honore FUSILIER, Joseph TATE, John McDANIEL, Pierre SAVANT. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.340)

PITRE, Celeste (Francois & Eugenie GUILLORY) m. 8 April 1839 Murphy BROUSSARD (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 170)

PITRE, Celeste P. m. Jean Murphy BROUSSARD Succ. dated 14 May 1850 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1490)


It appears that transcribers recorded "McDonald" instead of "McDaniel" on various documents. See sources for spouse Anthony McDaniel for details.Nance-269 21:23, 11 January 2016 (EST)


  • Title: Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900: compact disk #101; Author: Donald J. Hébert; Publication: Rayne, LA: Hébert Publications, 2001
  • "Louisiana Marriages, 1816-1906," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 January 2016), Celeste Francoise Pitre in entry for John Mcdaniel and Marie Louise Zelima Vige, 05 Sep 1843; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 6,010,601.

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Is Celeste your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Celeste by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Celeste:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

Celeste is 38 degrees from Louis Braille, 18 degrees from Greta Moody and 17 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

P  >  Pitre  >  Celeste Pitre

Categories: Louisiana Families | Opelousas, Louisiana