Francois Ducharme1

#7888, b. 3 Jan 1888
Last Edited:6 Oct 2013
FatherJean Paul Ducharme1 b. 17 May 1867, d. about Nov 1906
MotherElodie Comeaux1 b. 27 Oct 1868
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#1)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#2)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#3)
Descendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia (#4)

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthFrancois Ducharme was born on 3 Jan 1888, probably at Lafayette Parish, LA.1
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Paul Duchamp (given age 40) on the 1900 Census at Lafayette Parish, LA. He attended school for 8 months, and could read and speak English.2
Marriage LicenseFrank Ducharme and Cecile Whittington obtained a marriage license on 26 Dec 1908 at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.3
MarriageFrank Ducharme married Cecile Whittington, daughter of William Whittington and Azema Duhon, on 29 Dec 1908 at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA.3
Census1910Frank Ducharme (given age 22) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1910 census, living at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Cecile Ducharme (given age 22). The Danon family, consisting of a husband, wife and 6 children, owned the farm free and clear of any mortgage. Francois and Cecile apparently rented from them. Frank worked on the farm while Cecile helped with the housework. He could read, write and speak English, but she spoke only French.4

Citations:

  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S900] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S744] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1908. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1994.
  4. [S901] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.