Joseph Gilbert Hargroder1,2

#7949, b. 28 Apr 1898, d. 25 Nov 1945
Last Edited:22 Apr 2013
FatherJoseph Eusby Hensley Hargroder1,2,3 b. 27 Jan 1872, d. 29 May 1920
MotherEugenie Hargroder1,2 b. 8 Dec 1876, d. 2 Oct 1965
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

OccupationHe was a butcher.3
BirthJoseph Gilbert Hargroder was born on 28 Apr 1898 probably near Opelousas at St. Landry Parish, LA.1
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Hensley Hargroder (given age 28) on the 1900 Census at St. Landry Parish, LA.2
MarriageJoseph Gilbert Hargroder married Mercedes (--?--).4
ResidenceAbout 1928, Joseph Gilbert Hargroder moved to Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX.3
ResidenceAt the time of his death in 1945, Gilbert Hargroder and his wife, Mercedes, lived at 1016 Victoria in Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX.3
DeathJoseph Gilbert Hargroder died at age 47 of heart failure on 25 Nov 1945 at 1525 Sabine Pass in Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX.3
BurialHe was buried at Magnolia Cemetery in Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX.3,4


  1. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  2. [S224] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S916] Death certificate for Gilbert Hargroder. Online Jefferson.
  4. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online