Perosine Duhon1

#6841, b. 10 Jan 1794, d. 8 Aug 1810
Last Edited:22 Aug 2016
FatherJoseph Duhon1 b. 6 Apr 1766
MotherScholastique Hebert1 b. about 1776
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthPerosine Duhon was born on 10 Jan 1794, probably at St. Martin Parish, LA.1
BaptismShe was baptized on 22 Jun 1794 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA. Sponsors were Jean Baptiste Broussard and Modeste Hebert.1
Census, ChildrenShe appeared as the daughter of Joseph Duhon (given age 36) on the census at Grand Prairie, Attakapas Parish, LA.2
MarriagePerosine Duhon married Vital Lapointe, son of Pierre Lapointe and Elizabeth Broussard, Witnesses were Francois Marc, Hyacinthe Jacquet, Maurice Abat, Joseph Duhon, and Pierre Meaux on 1 May 1810 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA.1
DeathPerosine Duhon died at age 16 on 8 Aug 1810 at her parents' in Vermilion Parish, LA.1
BurialShe was buried at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S1483] Attakapas Gazette, XIV, no. 4 (Winter 1979).