Dudley Joseph Briley1

#9484, b. about 1904, d. 20 Jul 1964
Last Edited:10 Nov 2015
FatherWilliam H Briley2 b. 10 Jan 1879, d. 24 Feb 1960
MotherMarie Cora Hargroder2 b. 10 Jun 1879, d. 17 Nov 1966
Relationship6th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthDudley Joseph Briley was born about 1904 at LA.2,1
Census1910, sonDudley Briley (given age 6) was enumerated as the son of Willie Briley (given age 31) on the 1910 Census, living at St. Landry Parish, LA. He attended school.2
Census1920, sonDudley Briley (given age 15) was enumerated as a son of Willie Briley (given age 41) on the 1920 Census, living at St. Landry Parish, LA. He attended school, and could read, write, and speak English. Dudley worked at home as a farm laborer.3
MarriageDudley Joseph Briley married Loinias (--?--) about 1923.4
Census1930Dudley Briley (given age 26) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at Pershing Highway at St. Landry Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Loinias Briley (given age 23). They owned their home, which was valued at $1,800. Dudley worked as a retail merchant for a grocery store. A cousin, Perry Smith (given age 20), lived with them, working as a salesman for a grocery store. Dudley and Loinias could both read, write and speak English.4
Census1940Dudly Briley (given age 36) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at Rail Road at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Lomia Briley (given age 33). They owned their home, which was valued at $3,500. Dudly had a seventh grade education, and Lomia had a fifth grade education. During the week before the census was taken, Dudly worked 48 hours for the public as a Deputy Sheriff. In 1939, he earned $3,000.5
DeathDudley Joseph Briley died on 20 Jul 1964 in St. Landry Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S169] Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1960. Website. Online http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/…
  2. [S298] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S415] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S417] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S787] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.