Paul Guidry

#2989, b. 30 Oct 1898, d. Jul 1966
Last Edited:22 May 2013
FatherSevigne Guidry b. 6 Mar 1875
MotherSedonia Coles b. 3 Jun 1876, d. 29 Nov 1953
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Children of Paul Guidry and Mary (--?--)

Outline of Life Events:

BirthPaul Guidry was born on 30 Oct 1898 at Arnaudville, St. Martin Parish, LA.1,2,3
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Sevigney Guidry (given age 25) on the 1900 Census at St. Martin Parish, LA.2
DraftRegPaul Guidry was required to register for the third draft of World War I, held on 12 Sep 1918. At that time, he was living in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA. He gave his mother, Mrs. Sevigne Guidry, as his nearest relative. He worked on a railroad bridge gang for the U.S. Government, and was described as being of medium height and build with gray eyes and light brown hair.3
MarriageHe married Mary (--?--) at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.4
DeathPaul Guidry died at age 67 in Jul 1966 in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.4
BurialHe was buried at St. Francis Regis Catholic Church Cemetery in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.5


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S463] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Martin Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S273] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."
  4. [S75] Ginger Pagel. E-mail message, 2002-2005.
  5. [S947] Ginger Pagel. E-mail message, May 2013.