Harold Joseph Sylvester

Harold Joseph Sylvester

Male 1921 - 1977  (56 years)

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  • Name Harold Joseph Sylvester  [1
    Born 23 Aug 1921  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1958  Port Barre Elementary School, Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    educator 
    Occupation 1964-1977  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    St. Landry clerk of court 
    Died 10 Sep 1977  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried St. Landry Church Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I2187  LaZeut
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2016 

    Father Robert Lee Sylvestre/Sylvester,   b. 28 Feb 1888, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1930, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Alice Hines,   b. 22 Dec 1894, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1980, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 1911  [7
    Marriage License 28 Feb 1911  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F1392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Helen Carey,   b. 10 Jan 1926, Cramerton, Gaston County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 2001, Eunice, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1944  [2
    Children 
     1. S. Sylvester
     2. R.J. Sylvester
     3. T.L. Sylvester
     4. D. Sylvester
     5. J.K. Sylvester
     6. Ronald Dean (Ronnie) Sylvester,   b. 2 Oct 1956,   d. 15 Mar 2015  (Age 58 years)
     7. M.A. Sylvester
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F7214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Aug 1921 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - St. Landry clerk of court - 1964-1977 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Sep 1977 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Landry Church Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S155] U.S. Census, 1930, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    2. [S235] A Dictionary of Louisiana Biography, Glenn R. Conrad, (New Orleans: The Louisiana Historical Association, 1988), vol. 2, pp. 776-777.

    3. [S25] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), 1925-2014, (Ancestry: Social Security Administration).

    4. [S1221] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, (Ancestry: various sources), Opelousas, Louisiana, City Directory, 1958.

    5. [S42] Sous Cette Pierre Repose: Tombstone Inscriptions of the Old St. Landry Catholic Church Cemetery, Susan Burleigh Douget, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 1993), p. 386.

    6. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 140815008.

    7. [S155] U.S. Census, 1930, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

      Age at Marriage: Lee 23, Alice 16

    8. [S2196] Southwest Louisiana Records Volume 43 (1911), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Baton Rouge: Claitor's Law Books and Publishing Division, 2009), p. 599.

      SYLVESTER, Robert Lee m. 28 Feb 1911 Alice HINES (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #35284)


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