Cyrus Joseph Latour

Cyrus Joseph Latour

Male 1875 - 1948  (72 years)

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  • Name Cyrus Joseph Latour  [1
    Born 27 May 1875  Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1940  Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Merchant, own store
    Occupation storekeeper  [3
    Died 7 May 1948  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    • in hospital
    Buried 8 May 1948  St. Landry Church Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3447  LaZeut
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2018 

    Father Augustin Omera (Homer) Latour,   b. 8 Oct 1849, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1886, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Mother 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  [6
    Married 28 Jun 1870  Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marie Coralie Fontenot,   b. 24 Sep 1876, Grand Prairie, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1978, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1899  Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
    +1. Gertrude (Gertie) Latour,   b. 30 Sep 1899, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1988, Humana Hospital, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Mary Lily Latour,   b. 8 Jan 1901, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1987, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Regina Latour,   b. Abt 1903, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Appolina Latour,   b. 8 Dec 1904, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joseph Murray Latour,   b. 16 Oct 1907, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1972, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     6. Gustava (Gusie) Latour,   b. 12 Aug 1910, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1992  (Age 82 years)
     7. Roderick Latour,   b. 13 Mar 1913, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1964, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +8. George Joseph Latour, Sr.,   b. 15 Sep 1915, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1997, Opelousas General Hospital, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     9. Maebrace Latour,   b. 15 Jan 1920, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1987  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F2078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 May 1875 - Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jan 1899 - Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 May 1948 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 May 1948 - St. Landry Church Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1900, 1910 & 1920 Censuses for St. Landry Parish Alt. Cyrus Latour.
      1900 Census lists b. May 1875 in Louisiana.
      Most likely 'Latoure, Cerins' listed as 5 yr old son of Latoure, Homer in 1880 Census for St. Landry Parish.
      Hébert, SLR: Joseph Cyrus Latour (Omer & Octavie Brignac) m. Marie Coralie Fontenot 4 Jan 1899 (V.P. Ch.: v.6, p.10).

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

    2. [S206] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    3. [S2888] Obituary: Latour, Cyrus Joseph, (Daily World. Opelousas, Louisiana, 7 May 1948, Back Page: accessed 2 November 2016).

    4. [S212] U.S. Census, 1940, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    5. [S203] Louisiana Death Index, 1819-1964, (Ancestry: State of Louisiana, Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, Louisiana).

    6. [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)

    7. [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)

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

      FONTENOT, Marie Coralie (Octave & Alida FONTENOT) m. 4 Jan. 1899 Joseph Cyrus LATOUR (VP Ch.: v.6, p. 10)

      LATOUR, Joseph Cyrus (Omer & Octavie BRIGNAC) m. 4 Jan. 1899 Marie Coralie FONTENOT (VP Ch.: v.6, p. 10)


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