Joseph Clesmy Zeringue

#4283, b. 12 Jun 1892
Last Edited:8 Jan 2011
FatherErnest Zeringue d. before 23 Jul 1922
MotherLouisiana Hargroder b. about 1856, d. 23 Jul 1922

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJoseph Clesmy Zeringue was born on 12 Jun 1892 at Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 25 Jul 1892 in Arnaudville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1
MarriageHe married an unknown person about 1910.2
DraftRegHe was required to register for the first draft of World War I, held on 5 Jun 1917. At that time, he was living in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA. He supported a wife and three children under the age of 12. Clesmere was described as tall and slender with blue eyes and brown hair. He was employed on the farm of Abville(?) Rider.2


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S273] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918."