Russell Harry Guidry1
#3206, b. 8 Nov 1899, d. 7 Feb 1972
|Birth*||8 Nov 1899 ||Russell Harry Guidry was born on 8 Nov 1899 at White Castle, Iberville Parish, LA.1,2,3 |
|DraftReg*||12 Sep 1918 ||He was required to register for the third draft of World War I, held on 12 Sep 1918. At that time, he was living in Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, LA. He gave the name of Lyda Guidry as his nearest relative, and he worked in a mill for the Louisiana Cooperage Company. Russell was described as short and slender with brown eyes and black hair.1 |
|Marriage*||circa 1925 ||He married Odile Marie Rivet, daughter of Paul Prosper (Pierre) Rivet Sr. and Gertrude Theresa Blanchard, circa 1925.4 |
|(son-in-law) Census1930||23 Apr 1930 ||Russell Guidry (given age 30) was enumerated on 23 Apr 1930 as a son-in-law of Prosper Rivet (given age 60) on the 1930 Census at Iberville Parish, LA. He lived there with his wife, Odele Guidry (given age 27), and children an unknown person . Russell worked as a laborer at a saw mill.4 |
|Death*||7 Feb 1972 ||Russell Harry Guidry died at age 72 on 7 Feb 1972 in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.2,3 |
|Burial*||9 Feb 1972 ||He was buried at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA.2 |
- [S273] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
- [S52] E-mail message from Rivet, Jerome, 1996.
- [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
- [S278] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Iberville Parish. Population schedule. Digital images.