Adam Tate, son of Adam Tate and Marie Hayes, was from Mobile, Alabama and was probably born about 1780.
He married Marie Louise Fontenot, daughter of Joseph LaRose Fontenot and Magdeleine Hayes, on 22 April 1799, their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.
↑ 1.01.1Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
"TATE, Adam of Mobile (Adam & Marie HAYES) m. 20 April 1799 Marie Louise FONTENOT (LSAR: Opel.: 1799)
"FONTENOT, Marie Louise (Joseph & Magdeleine AYLLE) m. 22 April 1799 Adam TATE (Adam & Marie AIZE [HAYES]) Wits: William BUNDICK, Joseph FONTENOT, Louis LAPLANTE, Francois PITRE pere. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.84).
↑ TATE, Hilaire (Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) bt. 10 Nov. 1805 at age 3 mths. Spons: George BONDIK & Marie FONTENOT. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.362)
↑ TATE, Joseph - native of this parish (dec. Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) m. 23 July 1822 Caroline SOILEAU - native of this parish (minor daughter of Baptiste & Marie --- torn---) Wits: Lasty GUILLORY, Soncypre BORDELON, Antoine GUILLORY, Eli TATE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.399)
↑ TATE, Joseph widr. of Caroline SOILEAU (Adam & Marie Louise Larose FONTENOT) m. 7 Feb. 1848 Marceline Jean Louis Philip FONTENOT (Opel. Ch.: v. A, #122)
↑ TATE, Eli - 22 yrs. old; of Opel. (Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) m. 12 Jan. 1828 Eugenie FONTENOT (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Mar.#2)
↑ FONTENOT, Eugenie - native of this parish (major daughter of Henri & Eugenie SOILEAU) m. 29 Jan. 1828 Eli TATE - native of this parish (major son of Adam & Marie Louise FONTENOT) Wits: Joseph TATE, Joseph BORDELON, Onesime FONTENOT, Adam TATE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel.Ch.: v.1-B, p.506)
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 archive.org
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Adam by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
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