Joseph Denis Hargroder1

#62, b. 29 Mar 1870, d. 27 Feb 1957
Last Edited:10 Apr 2014
FatherWilliam Denis Hargroder1 b. 4 Jun 1847, d. 24 Sep 1918
MotherMarie Emilia Rivette1 b. 8 Mar 1851, d. 11 Sep 1932
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Joseph Denis Hargroder and Suzette Smith

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJoseph Denis Hargroder was born on 29 Mar 1870 at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,2,3
Census1880, sonJoseph D. Hargroder (given age 9) was enumerated as a son of Wm. Hargroder (given age 30) on the 1880 Census, living in St. Landry Parish, LA.4
Census1900, sonJoseph D. Hargroder (given age 30) was enumerated as the son of William D. Hargroder (given age 50) on the 1900 Census at St. Landry Parish, LA. He was single, and apparently rented a section of his father's farm.2
Marriage LicenseJoseph Denis Hargroder and Susette Smith obtained a marriage license on 12 Jan 1904 at St. Landry Parish, LA.5
MarriageDenis Hargroder married Suzette Smith, daughter of Charles Smith and Josephine Brasseur, on 12 Jan 1904 at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.5
Census1920Dennis Hargroder (given age 49) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Evangeline Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Suset Hargroder (given age 44), son(s) Joseph Dennis Hargroder (given age 3 0/12), daughter(s) Ita Hargroder (given age 15), Martha Hargroder (given age 14), Agnis Hargroder (given age 12), Lucille Hargroder (given age 10), Ebertha Hargroder (given age 8) and Emile Hargroder (given age 6). They owned their farm free and clear of any mortgage.6
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 51, when his wife, Suzette, died on 30 Apr 1921 at Evangeline Parish, LA.7,8
Census1930Dennis Hargroder (given age 60) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Evangeline Parish, LA. Also living in the house was, his son(s) J. D., his daughter(s) Lucille and Emily. Dennis owned his home, and did not own a radio. He was a farmer, and was widowed.8
DeathJoseph Denis Hargroder died at age 86 on 27 Feb 1957 in Evangeline Parish, LA.7,3
BurialHe was buried at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery in Church Point, Acadia Parish, LA.3

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S224] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S225] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S700] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1904. Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1991.
  6. [S735] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Evangeline Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…
  8. [S736] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Evangeline Parish. population schedule.
  9. [S742] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1906. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, date not given.
  10. [S743] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1907. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, date not given.