John Wilbert Bourg1

#5411, b. 1 Nov 1898
Last Edited:15 Jan 2011
FatherLuke Pierre Bourg1 b. 15 May 1862
MotherZelmire Templet1 b. about Dec 1859
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJohn Wilbert Bourg was born on 1 Nov 1898 at Morgan City, St. Mary Parish, LA.1,2
DraftRegHe was required to register for the third draft of World War I, held on 12 Sep 1918. At that time, he was living in Amelia, St. Mary Parish, LA. He gave the name of Zulma Bourg (probably his mother) as his nearest relative. He was farming for himself, and was described as being of medium height and build, with blue eyes and brown hair.2

Citations:

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