Sophia Sylvestre

Sophia Sylvestre[1]

Female 1880 - 1958  (77 years)

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  • Name Sophia Sylvestre 
    Born 2 Sep 1880  Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 21 Nov 1880  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Occupation 1900  [3
    teacher 
    Died 8 Jan 1958  Ardoin Sanitarium, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 9 Jan 1958  Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I66  LaZeut
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2018 

    Father Edmond Sylvestre,   b. 21 Nov 1859, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1923, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Marie Hermina Deville,   b. 12 Dec 1861, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1915, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Marriage License 19 Jan 1878  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 7 Feb 1878  Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F70  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 28 Dec 1899  Pont de Baillon (Debaillon’s Bridge), St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    • at the old Sylvestre family home
    Children 
    +1. Earle Arthur (Dubie) LaTour,   b. 20 Oct 1900, Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1978, Ville Platte General Hospital, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Curtis Dennis Latour,   b. 17 Oct 1902, Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1971, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Joseph Gerald Latour,   b. 12 Jan 1905, Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1966, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +4. Raymond Arnold Latour,   b. 16 Dec 1906, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1974, Veterans Administration Hospital, Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Raleigh Anthony Latour,   b. 6 Jul 1909, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1979, Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +6. Bernice Ann Latour,   b. 11 Feb 1912, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1992, Humana Hospital, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. Bernard Ashton Latour,   b. 24 Jun 1915, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1976, Ville Platte General Hospital, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +8. Irwin John Latour,   b. 31 Dec 1917, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1975, Ville Platte General Hospital, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     9. Anna Belle Claire Latour,   b. 8 Feb 1924, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1999, Ville Platte Medical Center, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F63  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Sep 1880 - Pont de Baillon, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Dec 1899 - Pont de Baillon (Debaillon’s Bridge), St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jan 1958 - Ardoin Sanitarium, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Jan 1958 - Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Sylvester: Sohpia Sylvester Fourteen Birthday Celebration
    Sylvester: Sohpia Sylvester Fourteen Birthday Celebration
    Social note in the Opelousas St. Landry Clarion about an evening gathering at the Edmond Sylvestre residence to celebrate the fourteen birthday of his daughter Sophia.
    Sylvestre: Sophie Sylvestre 1880 Baptismal Record (1953 transcript)
    Sylvestre: Sophie Sylvestre 1880 Baptismal Record (1953 transcript)
    Certificate of Baptism for the 21 November 1880 baptism of Sophie Sylvestre at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Washington, Louisiana. Also provides birth date and location, and names of parents, sponsors and the officiating priest. Photocopy
    Latour: Arthur Latour and Sophia Sylvestre 1899 Wedding Invitation
    Latour: Arthur Latour and Sophia Sylvestre 1899 Wedding Invitation
    Wedding invitation from Mr. and Mrs Edmond Sylvestre to the marriage of their daughter Sophia to Arthur Latour on 28 December 1899 at their residence at Debaillon's Bridge, Louisiana. Photocopy.

    Headstones
    Gravemarker: Latour, Sophia S. (1880-1958)
    Gravemarker: Latour, Sophia S. (1880-1958)
    Gravemaker of Sophia Sylvester (d. 8 Jan 1958).
    Plot: Section G

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

      SYLVESTRE, Sophie (Edmond & Harmina DEVILLE) b. 2 Sept. 1880 (Wash. Ch.: v. 1, p. 196)

    2. [S4654] Baptism: Sylvestre, Sophie, (Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Washington, Louisiana, "Baptismal Register, Volume A," p. 196, baptism of Sophie Sylvestre: transcribed 25 Feburary 1953).

    3. [S202] U.S. Census, 1900, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    4. [S2366] Death Certificate: Latour, Sophia Sylvester.

      Immediate cause of death: Carcinoma of rectnum

    5. [S405] Obituary: Latour, Sophia Sylvester, (Ville Platte Gazette. Ville Platte, Louisiana, January 1958 [undated newspaper clipping]).

      2:00 am. after an illness of several months.

    6. [S216] Cemetery Marker. Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Cemetery, Ville Platte, Louisiana.

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

      DEVILLE, Hermina m. 19 Jan 1878 Edmond SYLVESTRE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #10345)

      SYLVESTRE, Edmond m. 19 Jan. 1878 Hermina DEVILLE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #10345)

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

      DEVILLE, Hermina (Alexandre & Azemia BERTRAND) m. 7 Feb. 1878 Edmond SYLVESTRE (Wash. Ch.: v. 1, p. 52)

      SYLVESTRE, Edmond (Pierre & Louise BORDELON) m. 7 Feb. 1878 Hermina DEVILLE (Wash. Ch.: v. 1, p. 52)

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

    10. [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)

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


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