Jean Baptiste Bergeron

#227, b. 4 May 1804
Last Edited:22 Oct 2017
FatherPierre Bergeron Sr. b. about 1772, d. 14 Nov 1824
MotherEulalie Saizan b. about 1780, d. 10 Apr 1863

Children of Jean Baptiste Bergeron and Adelphine Guidroz

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJean Baptiste Bergeron was born on 4 May 1804 at Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 1 Mar 1805 at St. Francis of Pointe Coupee in Pointe Coupee Parish, LA. His sponsors were Zeno Bergeron and Clarisa Saison.1
MarriageHe married Delphine Guidroz, daughter of Jean Baptiste Guidroz (1st) and Gabrielle Sidonise Chautin, on 7 Sep 1830 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA. Witnesses were Andre Chautin, Alexandre Delhomme, Francois Pacaud, Baptiste Guidroz, Charles Delhomme, Baptiste Neraut, Samuel Corkran, Jacques Alexandre Chautin, and Pierre Bergeron.2
Census1850Baptiste Bergeron (given age 46) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1850 census at St. Martin Parish, LA, with his wife, Adelphince. Other household members included Baptiste Bergeron (given age 18), Denise Bergeron (given age 13), Emelina Bergeron (given age 12), Aurore Bergeron (given age 6), Protesilas Bergeron (given age 5), Ediot Bergeron (given age 2) and Ferjus Bergeron (given age 8/12). Also living with the family was Andre Fournier, age 50, a Schoolmaster born in France, who owned $960 in real estate.3


  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  3. [S229] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Martin Parish. population schedule.