Zeolide Brez1

#5360, b. about 1838
Last Edited:29 Dec 2015
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Zeolide Brez and Jean Tamplet

Outline of Life Events:

BirthZeolide Brez was born about 1838 at LA.2
MarriageShe married Jean Tamplet, son of Jean Tamplet and Marie Clotilde Landry.3
Census1860Ziolide Templaie (given age 22) was enumerated in the household of her husband, Jean Templaie (given age 39), on the 1860 Census at Berwick City, St. Mary Parish, LA.2
Census1870Zerolie Tompley (given age 30) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of her husband, John Tompley (given age 52), living in Brashear City, St. Mary Parish, LA. 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..4
Census1880Deolia Thomplet (given age 42) was enumerated as the wife of John Thomplet (given age 64) on the 1880 Census, living in Lafayette Parish, LA.5
Census1910Zoo Templet (given age 72) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at St. Mary Parish, LA. Also living with her was her daughter, Alice O'Toole (given age 45). Zoo owned her home free and clear of any mortgage. She was widowed, and stated she was the mother of 9 children, 7 still living. Her native tongue was French, and she could read and write English.6


  1. [S283] Stanley LeBlanc. E-mail message, 9 Sep 2008.
  2. [S235] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  4. [S1314] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S445] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S457] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Mary Parish. population schedule.