Paul LaGrange

#91, b. 11 Dec 1799, d. 11 Oct 1866
Last Edited:29 Oct 2017
FatherHenri LaGrange1
MotherCatherine Moreau1

Children of Paul LaGrange and Eugenie Marks

Outline of Life Events:

BirthPaulin LaGrange was born on 11 Dec 1799 at Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 22 May 1800 at St. Francis of Pointe Coupee in Pointe Coupee Parish, LA. His sponsors were Paulin Chustz and Madeline Oliveau.1
Marriage LicenseHe and Eugenie Marks obtained a marriage license on 26 Dec 1823 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.2
MarriagePaul LaGrange married Eugenie Marks, daughter of Andre Marks and Marie Anne Meche, on 30 Dec 1823 at St. Charles Borromeo Church at Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, LA. Witnesses were Albert Lefort and Louis Guedry. Fr Francois Cellini presided.2
Census1850Paul Lagrange (given age 50) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1850 census at St. Landry Parish, LA, with his wife, Eugenie. Other household members included Placide Lagrange (given age 23), Sosthene Lagrange (given age 21), Arenia Lagrange (given age 16), Felonise Lagrange (given age 15), Elisabeth Lagrange (given age 13), Arelu Lagrange (given age 11), Marie Lagrange (given age 10) and Catherine Lagrange (given age 8). A 2-year-old female child, E. Derunne, was also living with the family. Paul was a Planter, with real estate valued at $800.3
DeathPaul LaGrange died at age 66 on 11 Oct 1866 in Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, LA.2
SuccessionSuccession was filed for Paul LaGrange on 29 Oct 1866 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.2


  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. [S304] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.