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Charles Francois Vige (1833 - abt. 1861)

Charles Francois Vige
Born in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USAmap
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Husband of — married 5 Jul 1853 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 27 [location unknown]
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20:47: Jason Oubre added Calixte Vige (1855-1930) as child of Charles Francois Vige (1833-abt.1861). [Thank Jason for this]
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Charles Francois Vige, son of Jean Francois Vige and Azelie Foret, was born on 10 Oct. 1833, his birth was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

He married Leocadie Pitre, daughter of Louis PItre and Magedline Brunet, on 5 July 1853, their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

Charles Francois Vige died about 1861 in the Civil War.[citation needed]

His succession was dated 6 Jan. 1866 in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, the same day that his widow married Paul Norman..[1]


  1. Adam Francois b. 1858[2]
  2. Amelie b. 1861.[3]
  3. Charles b. 1862. married Estelle Durio[4][5]
  4. Calixte married Mariel Caline Breaux.[6]


  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.
    • "VIGE, Charles Francois (Jean Francois & Azelie FORET) b. 10 Oct. 1833 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 293).
    • "VIGE, Charles Francois (Francois & Azelie L. FORET) m. 5 July 1853 Leocadie PITRE (Opel. Ch.: v. B, # 22)
    • "PITRE, Leocadie (Louis & Magdeline BRUNET) m. 5 July 1853 Charles Francois VIGE (Opel. Ch.: v. B, # 22)
    • "VIGE, Charles F. m. Elodie L. PITRE Succ. dated 6 Jan. 1866 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #2811)
    • "NORMAND, Paul m. 6 Jan. 1866 Elocadie PITRE, wid. of Charles VIGE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 2818)
  2. VIGE, Adam Francois (Charles F. & Leocadie PITRE) b. 10 Nov. 1858 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 81)
  3. VIGE, Amelie (Charles & Leocadie PITRE) b. 8 Feb. 1861 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 132)
  4. VIGE, Charles (Charles & Leocadie PITRE) b. 11 June1862 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 165)
  5. VIGE, Charles (Charles & Leocadie PITRE) m. 27 Jan. 1886 Estelle DURIO (Opel. Ch.: v. F, # 15)
  6. VIGE, Calixte (Charles & Leocadie PITRE) m. 21 Feb. 1876 Marie Celina BREAUX (Wash. Ch.: v. 1, p. 38)


  • WikiTree profile Vige-18 created through the import of Rider_Deshotel Family 040809.ged on Jul 21, 2011 by Nadine Rider.

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What was Charles François Vigé's regiment in the Civil War and how did he die?
posted by Joseph Hudson

1853 5 July Charles François VIGÉ (French Creole) to Léocadie PITRE Acadian/Cajun Marriages in Louisiana, 1765-1861 Southwest Louisiana Records

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