Chester Paul Hidalgo1

#9527, b. 19 Dec 1926, d. 15 Aug 1992
Last Edited:9 Jul 2017
FatherLeo A. Hidalgo2 b. 20 Sep 1905, d. 3 Apr 1993
MotherMary Lilah Briley2 b. 20 Apr 1908, d. 20 Mar 1995
Relationship7th great-grandson of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Outline of Life Events:

BirthChester Paul Hidalgo was born on 19 Dec 1926 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.3
Census1930, sonChester Hidalgo (given age 3 4/12) was enumerated as a son of Leo Hidalgo (given age 24) on the 1930 Census. They lived at St. Landry Parish, LA.2
Census1940, sonChester Hildalgo (given age 13) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a son of Leo Hildalgo (given age 33), living at Port Barre Gravel Road Along Bayou Teche at St. Landry Parish, LA. He attended school, and had completed the seventh grade.4
MilitaryChester Paul Hidalgo served in the military with the U.S. Navy during World War II. He also served in the National Guard Air Force Reserve during the Korean War, achieving the rank of Lt. Colonel.3
DeathHe died at age 65 on 15 Aug 1992 in Granbury, Hood County, TX.3,1
BurialHe was buried at Holly Hills Memorial Park in Granbury, Hood County, TX.3


  1. [S324] FamilySearch. Texas Death Index, 1964-1998, by TX Dept of Vital Statistics. Online
  2. [S417] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online
  4. [S787] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.