Raleigh Anthony Latour

Raleigh Anthony Latour

Male 1909 - 1979  (70 years)

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  • Name Raleigh Anthony Latour  [1
    Born 6 Jul 1909  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 5 Aug 1909  St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Owner and operator LaTour's Jewelry Store 
    Occupation 1930  [5
    surveyor 
    Died 6 Nov 1979  Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    • in hospital
    Buried 7 Nov 1979  Saint Francis de Sales Cemetery II, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I558  LaZeut
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2018 

    Father Jules Arthur Latour,   b. 20 Jun 1877, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1953, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sophia Sylvestre,   b. 2 Sep 1880, Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1958, Ardoin Sanitarium, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1899  Pont de Baillon (Debaillon’s Bridge), St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 8
    • at the old Sylvestre family home
    Family ID F63  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Therese LeBlanc,   b. 26 Aug 1914, Broussard, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 2004, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1941 
    Family ID F482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jul 1909 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Aug 1909 - St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Latour: Raleigh Anthony Latour 1909 Baptismal Certificate (1974 transcript)
    Latour: Raleigh Anthony Latour 1909 Baptismal Certificate (1974 transcript)
    Certificate of Baptism for the 15 August 1909 baptism of Antoine Robin (now Raleigh) Latour at the St. Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas, Louisiana. Also provides birth date and location, and names of parents, sponsors, and the officiating priest. Photocopy.

  • Sources 
    1. [S89] Southwest Louisiana Records Volume 41 (1909), Rev. Donald J. Hébert, compiler, (Rayne, Louisiana: Hébert Publications, 1996), p. 490.

      LATOUR, Antoine Rolin (Arthur & Sophie SYLVESTER) b. 6 July 1909 (Opel. Ch.: v.8, p. 185)

    2. [S4657] Baptism: Latour, Raleigh Anthony, (St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, Louisiana, "Baptismal Register, Volume XI," p. 185, baptism of Antoine Robin (Raleigh) Latour: transcribed 25 November 1974).

    3. [S221] Latour Family Research, Raymond Latour and Anna Belle Latour, compilers, (Ville Platte, Louisiana: unpublished, 1997 and earlier).

    4. [S4645] Obituary: LaTour, Raleigh, (Advertiser. Lafayette, Louisiana, 8 November 1979).

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

    6. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 156817960.

    7. [S4655] Wedding Invitation: Latour, Arthur and Sophia Sylvestre, (1899).

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

      LATOUR, Arthur (Emile & Cora ROY) m. 28 Dec. 1899 Sophie SYLVESTRE (VP Ch.: v.6, p.52)

      SYLVESTRE, Sophie (Edmond & Hermina DEVILLE) m. 28 Dec. 1899 Arthur LATOUR (VP Ch.: v.6, p.52)


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