Richard Trahan1

#9433, b. 28 Nov 1886
Last Edited:1 Nov 2015
FatherOscar Trahant1
MotherVictoria Medine1 b. 29 Sep 1857, d. 4 Mar 1952
Relationship5th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthRichard Trahan was born on 28 Nov 1886, probably at Ascension Parish, LA.1
BaptismHe was baptized on 25 Jan 1887 at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA. Sponsors were Laurens Medine and Scolastique Oury.1
Census1900, sonHe was enumerated as the son of Victoria Medine (given age 42) on the 1900 Census at Ascension Parish, LA. He attended school, and could not read, write or speak English.2 [Note: This family was incorrectly enumerated as MEDINE; they should have been enumerated as TRAHAN.]

Citations:

  1. [S18] Diocese of Baton Rouge, Catholic Church Records 1707-1900. BRDA : Baton Rouge, LA, 1978-2007.
  2. [S251] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Ascension Parish. population schedule.