Porcher Vincent Breaux Sr.1,2

#7428, b. Jun 1884
Last Edited:10 Jul 2017
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Children of Porcher Vincent Breaux Sr. and Virginia M. Whaley

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthPorcher Vincent Breaux Sr. was born in Jun 1884 at LA.3,4
Census1900He was enumerated as the son of James M. Breaux on the 1900 Census at Terrebonne Parish, LA, on 12 Jun 1900.3
MarriageHe married Virginia M. Whaley, daughter of Charles Oswald Whaley and Ida Dillon, about 1906.5
Census1920Pocher B. Breaux (given age 37) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Virginia W. Breaux (given age 36), son(s) Whaley Breaux (given age 10), Milton Breaux (given age 9), Standley Breaux (given age 6 2/12), Beryl Breaux (given age 2 1/12) and Joel Breaux (given age 4/12), daughter(s) Ida Breaux (given age 7), Lois Breaux (given age 4 1/12) and Marion Breaux (given age 3 1/12). They owned their home at 2441 Jasmine Street, free and clear of any mortgage. Virginia's sister, Ida, lived next door. Porcher worked as a PBX operator for the telephone company.4
Census1930Pocher V. Breaux (given age 45) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at 2441 Jasmine Street at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Virginia M. Breaux (given age 45), his son(s) Whaley, Milton V., Stanley J. and Pocher V., his daughter(s) Ida A., Marion M., Beryl C., Audrey L. and Evelyn M. Porcher worked as a service supervisor for the telephone company. He owned his home, which was valued at $8000. The family owned a radio.5

Citations:

  1. [S750] Heidi Steeves. E-mail message, May-Jun 2012.
  2. [S312] The New Orleans Times Picayune. New Orleans, LA.
  3. [S756] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Terrebonne Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S276] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S277] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S754] Louisiana Birth Records. Louisiana Secretary of State. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/tabid/641/Default.aspx
  7. [S761] FamilySearch.org. Louisiana, Orleans Parish Vital Records, 1905-1913, 1955-1963. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1929995