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Adam Tate (abt. 1803 - 1877)

Adam Tate
Born about in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Husband of — married 22 Jan 1828 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Died at about age 74 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Adam Tate, son of Adam Tate and Marie Louise Fontenot, was baptized on 23 Oct. 1803 at age 6 months. His baptism was recorded at recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

He married Eugenie Pitre, daughter of Francois Pitre and Eugenie Guillory, on 22 Jan. 1828, their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church.[1]

He married Catherine McDaniel on 22 June 1868, there marriage was recorded at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana.[1]


TATE, Adam (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 16 May 1831 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 167); d. 8 March 1839 at age 8 yrs. (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 221)

TATE, Valentine (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 14 Feb. 1833 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 256); m. 12 Sept. 1848 Christoval TATE (Opel. Ch.: v. A, #136)

TATE, Onesime (Adam & Virginie PITRE) b. 20 Dec. 1834 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 316)

TATE, Pauline (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 26 Nov. 1837 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 60)

TATE, Louise (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 26 May 1839 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 140)

TATE, Emma (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) bt. 14 March 1843 at age 8 months (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p. 196); d. 27 Jan. 1848 at age 6 yrs. (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 50)

TATE, Lastie (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 24 June 1844 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.232); d. 29 Jan. 1866 at age 18 yrs. (?) (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 202)

TATE, Elvina (Adam & Eugenie PITRE) b. 11 Dec. 1846 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.291); m. 11 Feb. 1866 John GUILLORY (VP Ch.: v. 1, p. 38)


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
    • "TATE, Adam (Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) bt. 23 Oct. 1803 at age 6 mths. Pats: Adam TATE & Mary HAIZE; Mats: Joseph FONTENOT & Magdeleine ---; Spons: Joseph FONTENOT & Adelaide FONTENOT. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.319)
    • "PITRE, Eugenie - native of this parish (minor daughter of Francois PITTRE & Eugenie GUILLORY) m. 22 Jan. 1828 Adam TATE - native of this parish (major son of dec. Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) Wits: Honore FUSILIER, Joseph TATE, Eli TATE, Francois PITRE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.505)
    • "TATE, Adam (Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) m. 22 June 1868 Catherine McDANIEL (VP Ch.: v. 2, p. 6)

Research Notes

Extensive writeup on the family of Adam Tate:

Tate, Albert, Jr., "The First Tates of the Evangeline-St. Landry Parish Area", Attakapas Gazette, 1978, Vol 13, p. 107, online at

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