Jean Tamplet1

#5359, b. 10 Mar 1821
Last Edited:29 Dec 2015
FatherJean Tamplet1 b. about 1789, d. about 13 Mar 1824
MotherMarie Clotilde Landry1 b. 1790, d. about 1853
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Jean Tamplet and Zeolide Brez

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJean Tamplet was born on 10 Mar 1821 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 13 Oct 1821 in St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA. Sponsors were Vital Lapointe and Aglae Landry.1
MarriageHe married Zeolide Brez.1
Census1860Jean Templaie (given age 39) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1860 census at Berwick City, St. Mary Parish, LA, with his wife, Ziolide; Gracieuse Templaie (given age 4), Alice Templaie (given age 2) and Zilmire Templaie (given age 6/10). Jean was a Planter with $3500 in real estate. Also living in the household was Elizabeth Templaie, age 4 [relationship unknown]..2
Census1870On the 1870 census, John Tompley (given age 52) was the head of a household, living in Brashear City, St. Mary Parish, LA, with his wife, Zerolie Tompley (given age 30). Also living in this household was Gacius Tompley (given age 13), Alice Tompley (given age 11), Zelmire Tompley (given age 8), Bellisaire Tompley (given age 6), John Tompley (given age 4) and Olevia Tompley (given age 2). John was a farmer. Two young men, Pierre Tompley (given age 19) and Eugene Tompley (given age 15), also lived with the family, working as farm laborers. [Their relationship is unknown.] None of the family could read English except for Zerolie, and none could write..3
Census1880John Thomplet (given age 64) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in Lafayette Parish, LA, with his wife Deolia Thomplet (given age 42), son(s) Beltezar Thomplet (given age 19), John Thomplet (given age 16), Alcide Thomplet (given age 10) and Edmond Thomplet (given age 3), daughter(s) Zelema Thomplet (given age 20) and Olivia Thomplet (given age 12). John was a laborer, and his wife was keeping house.4

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S235] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S1314] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S445] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S283] Stanley LeBlanc. E-mail message, 9 Sep 2008.