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Genevieve (Vasseur) Bertrand (1878 - 1956)

Genevieve (Virginie) "Jean" Bertrand formerly Vasseur
Born in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Died at age 77 in St. Landry, Louisiana, United Statesmap
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Genevieve "Jean" Vasseur was born in 1878 and baptized in Opelousas, Louisiana. She was the daughter of Theogene Vasseur and Adelina Diaville. [1]

She married Ozeme Bertrand on 4 August 1897 in Opelousas, Louisiana. [2] [3]

She died on 26 Oct 1956 [4] and was buried in the Prairie Ronde Baptist Church Cemetery in Prairie Ronde, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. [5]


  1. Hébert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • VASSEUR, Genevieve (Sosthene & Adeline DIAVILLE) b. 26 Nov. 1878 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 392)
  2. Hébert, Rev. Donald J., "Southwest Louisiana Records (1750 - 1900)". Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1999-2000. CD 101.
    • VASSEUR, Genevieve m. 17 July 1897 Ozeme BERTRAND (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #26272)
    • BERTRAND, Ozeme m. 17 July 1897 Genevieve VASSEUR (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #26272)
    • VASSEUR, Genevieve (Theogin & Adelina DIEVILLE) m. 4 Aug. 1897 Ozeme BERTRAND (Opel. Ch.: v.3, p.203)
    • BERTRAND, Ozeme (Homer & Celida DURIO) m. 4 Aug. 1897 Genevieve VASSEUR (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 203)
  3. "Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 18 February 2021), Ozeme Bertrand and Genevieve Vasseur, 03 Aug 1897; citing St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, various parish courthouses, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 870,699.
  4. "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 2 April 2020), Jeniva V Bertrand, 26 Oct 1956; citing Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, certificate number 14186, State Archives, Baton Rouge; FamilySearch digital folder 004234154.
  5. Find A Grave: Memorial #133304757

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 19 February 2021), Genevieve Vasseur in household of Theozan Vasseur, 1st Ward, St Landry, Louisiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 38, sheet 139A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records

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Vasseur-161 and Vasseur-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same name. Same spouse. Thanks!
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