Augustin Omera (Homer) Latour

Augustin Omera (Homer) Latour

Male 1849 - 1886  (36 years)

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  • Name Augustin Omera (Homer) Latour  [1
    Born 8 Oct 1849  Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 12 Jun 1886  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I3343  LaZeut
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2017 

    Father Étienne Alexis Grasset Latour (Latour),   b. 6 Apr 1808, Bergerac, Dordogne, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1870, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Catherine Doucet,   b. 31 Dec 1813, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1865, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1833  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Octavie Brignac,   b. 3 Sep 1854, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1949, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Marriage License 20 May 1870  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 28 Jun 1870  Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
    +1. François Alexis Latour,   b. 5 Mar 1871, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1956, Ardoin Sanitarium, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Marie Isaure Latour,   b. 9 Oct 1872, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1926  (Age 53 years)
    +3. Cyrus Joseph Latour,   b. 27 May 1875, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1948, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Louis Gongague Latour,   b. 5 Aug 1878, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1882, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    +5. Paul Lorenzo (Laurent) Latour,   b. 29 Dec 1879, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1930, Police Jury Ward 1, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +6. Marie Thérèse Latour,   b. 7 Mar 1883, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1963, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +7. Joseph Omere (Joe) Latour,   b. 12 May 1886, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1973, Savoy Memorial Hospital, Mamou, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Oct 1849 - Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 20 May 1870 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jun 1870 - Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) 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. [S16] Southwest Louisiana Records, CD (1750-1900), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 2001).

      LAMUR [sic], Augustin Meara (Alexis & Catherine DOUCET) b. 8 Oct. 1849 (Opel. Ch.: v. 4, p. 397) [n.b. "LAMUR" which brings into question the Augustin Meara transcription]

    3. [S43] U.S. Census, 1860, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

      Homer Latour, age 11.

    4. [S161] U.S. Census, 1880, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.), v.14, Sheet 4 line 38.
      Latoure, Homer 31 (farmer): Octavia, wife 25, keeping house
      Francois son 9
      Mary dau 7
      Cerins son 5
      Joseph G. son 5/12 Feb; Laurence son 3.

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

      LATOUR, Omere d. 12 June 1886 (VP Ch.: v. 1, p. 98)

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

      DOUCET, Catherine 27 yrs. old (Augustin & Lisee VIGE) m. 24 Oct. 1833 Alexis LATOUR, 25 yrs. old (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.47)

      LATOUR, Alexis of de Berjerac, France, 25 yrs. old (Jean Grasset & Marie BERTRAND) m. 24 Oct. 1833 Catherine DOUCET, 27 yrs. old (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 47)

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

      BRIGNAC, Octavie (Francois & Adelaide VIDRINE) m. 20 May 1870 Homer LATOUR (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar# 6045)

      LATOUR, Homer (Alexis & Catherine DOUCET) m. 20 May 1870 Octavie BRIGNAC (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #6045)

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

      BRIGNAC, Octavie (Francois & Adelaide VIDRINE) m. 28 June 1870 James LATOUR (VP Ch.: v. 2, p. 33)

      LATOUR, James (Alexis & Catherine DOUCET) m. 28 June 1870 Octavie BRIGNAC (VP Ch.: v. 2, p. 33)


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