Henri Soileau

Henri Soileau

Male 1791 - 1848  (56 years)

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  • Name Henri Soileau  [1, 2
    Born 6 Nov 1791  Avoyelles Post, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened 4 Sep 1792  Opelousas, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1848  Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I3399  LaZeut
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2018 

    Father Noël Étienne Soileau,   b. 30 Apr 1745, German Coast, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Mar 1810, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Angélique Fontenot, dit Bellevue,   b. Abt 1757, Mobile (Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1824  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1771  Opelousas, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Celeste Veillon 
    Married 28 Jul 1813  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F2051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 4 Sep 1792 - Opelousas, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jul 1813 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

    2. [S235] A Dictionary of Louisiana Biography, Glenn R. Conrad, (New Orleans: The Louisiana Historical Association, 1988), p. 753.

    3. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

      SOILEAU, Henri (Noel & Angelique FONTENAUT) b. 6 Nov. 1791, bt. Monday, 4 Sept. 1792 "supli las ceremonias del Bautismo" supplied ceremony for baptism] which was previously performed at home. Spons: Simon FONTENAUT & Victoire SOILEAU. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.105)

    4. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

      SOILEAU, Henri m. Celeste VEILLON Succ. dated 8 March 1848 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1350)

      VEILLON, Celeste m. Henri SOILEAU In Succ. of Henri SOILEAU dated 8 March 1848 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1350)

    5. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

      FONTENOT, Angelique (Pierre of Opel. & Louise DOUCET of Fort des Alibamon) m. 30 July 1771 Noel SOILEAU (LSAR: Opel.: 1771-4)

      SOILEAU, Noel (Noel & Marie Josephe RICHAUME of St. Charles on German Coast) m. 30 July 1771 Angelique FONTENO dit Bellevue (LSAR: Opel.: 1771-4)

    6. [S178] Baton Rouge Diocese Records, Volume 2, 1770-1803, (Baton Rouge: Diocese of Baton Rouge, Department of Archives, 1980), pp.289-300, 678.

      FONTENOT (sometimes FONTENAU, FONTENEAU, FONTENET, FONTENAUX)
      Angelique of Alabama (Pierre & Louise Doucete, residents of Opelousas) married 19 Aug 1771, Noel SOILEAU of des Allemands (Noel, deceased, king's storehouse keeper at the Natchez Post & Marie Josephe Richaume, residence at Opelousas) witnesses J.B. Spoleau & Augustin Soileau (PCP-2, part 2, 117) also (PCP-4, 77)

      SOILEAU
      Noel of des Allemands (Noel, deceased, was King's storehouse keeper at the Natchez Post & Marie Josephe Richaume, residence at Opelousas) married 19 Aug 1771, Angelique FONTENOT of Alabama (Pierre & Louise Doucete, residents of Opelousas) witnesses J.B. Soileau & Augustin Soileau (PCP-2, part 2, 117) also (PCP-4, 77)

    7. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

      SOILEAU, Henri - native of Avoyeles and inhabitant of this parish (major son of dec. Noel - native of Mobile & Angelique FONTENOT - native and inhabitant of this parish) m. 19 Aug. 1813 Celeste VEILLON - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Francois - native of New Orleans & Helene LAFLEUR - native of this parish) Wits: Marie Emmanuel MEUSNIER, Valerie VEILLON, Nicolas DESHOTELS, Guilhaume HAREREYDER [HARGEROEDER], ---- FITHSHERALD
      [probably FITZGERALD]. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.245)

      VEILLON, Celeste - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Francois - native of New Orleans & Helene LAFLEUR - native of this parish) m. 19 Aug. 1813 Henri SOILEAU - native of Avoyeles and inhabitant of this parish (major son of dec. Noel - native of Mobile & Angelique FONTENOT - native and inhabitant of this parish) Wits: Marie Emmanuel MEUSNIER, Valerie VEILLON, Nicolas DESHOTELS, Guilhaume HAREREYDER, ---- FITHSHERALD [perhaps FITZGERALD]. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.245)


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