Émile Latour

Émile Latour[1]

Male 1843 - 1924  (80 years)

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  • Name Émile Latour 
    Born 9 May 1843  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 26 May 1843  St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Milit-Beg 6 Apr 1862  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Milit-End 19 Jun 1865  Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1900  St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 6 Feb 1924  Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8, 9, 10
    • at home due to infirmities incident to old age
    Buried 7 Feb 1924  Le Vieux Cimetière, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11, 12
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I67  LaZeut
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2018 

    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  [13
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marie Elizabeth Lazaro,   b. Abt 1848,   d. 19 Mar 1871, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Marriage License 08 May 1866  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Married 17 May 1866  Ville Platte Church, Ville Platte, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Children 
     1. Regile Latour,   b. Abt 1867, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1885, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)
    +2. Dr. Alexis Latour,   c. 19 Jul 1869, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909  (Age ~ 39 years)
    +3. Dr. Émile Arthur Latour,   b. 28 Jan 1871, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1955, Abbeville, Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cora Catherine Roy,   b. 2 Feb 1855, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1904, Ville Platte, St. Landry (Evangeline) Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Marriage License 7 Aug 1871  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Married 23 Aug 1871  Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Children 
     1. Octave Latour,   b. 29 Jul 1872, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1873, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +2. Marie Elizabeth Latour,   b. 10 Apr 1874, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1913, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Marie Cora Latour,   b. 27 Aug 1875, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1963  (Age 87 years)
    +4. 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)
     5. Marie Aurore Latour,   b. 8 Feb 1879, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1944, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. (infant) Latour,   b. Abt 1881, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1881, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +7. Marie Laure Latour,   b. 15 Feb 1882, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1966, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1843 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 26 May 1843 - St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 08 May 1866 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 7 Aug 1871 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Aug 1871 - Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Feb 1924 - Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Feb 1924 - Le Vieux Cimetière, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Latour: Emile Latour 1924 Louisiana Death Certificate
    Latour: Emile Latour 1924 Louisiana Death Certificate
    Louisiana State Certificate of Death for Emile Latour (d. 6 Feb 1924).
    Latour: Émile Latour 1843 Baptismal Record (1968 transcript)
    Latour: Émile Latour 1843 Baptismal Record (1968 transcript)
    Transcript of Baptismal Record for the 26 May 1843 baptism of Émile Latour at the St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, Louisiana. Also provides birth date and place, death date, and names of parents, sponsors, and the officiating priest. Photocopy.

    Headstones
    Gravemarker: Latour, Emile (1843-1924)
    Gravemarker: Latour, Emile (1843-1924)
    Gravemarker of Émile Latour (d. 6 Feb 1924).
    Plot: Section 3, Part D

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

      LATOUR, Emile (Alexis & Catherine DOUCET) b. 14 [sic] May 1843 (Opel. Ch.: v.4, p.210)

    2. [S4649] Baptism: Latour, Émile, (St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, Louisiana, "Book of Records, Volume VII," p. 210, baptism of Émile Latour: transcribed 15 March 1968).

    3. [S382] Louisiana Confederate Soldiers Index, 1861-1865, (Ancestry: Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers & Confederate Commands, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1920), Vol. 2; "L," p. 669.

      Latour, Emile, Drummer Pvt. Co. K, 28th (Thomas') La. Inf. En. April 6, 1862, St. Landry Par., La. Present on all Rolls to Feb., 1863. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War, Captured and Paroled Vicksburg, Miss., July 4, 1863. On Rolls of Prisoners of War, Paroled at Washington, La., June 19 1865. Res. St. Landry Par., La.

    4. [S213] U.S. Census, 1870, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

      Latour, Emile 27 Ret. Merchant b. Louisiana.

    5. [S161] U.S. Census, 1880, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.), v. 14, e.d. 46, sh. 25, l. 41.

      Latoure, Emile, (dry good merchant) age 37 Ville Platte in St. Landry Parish; Cora, wife 25, b. LA; Regil, son 13, b. LA; Alexis son 11, b. LA; Emile Jr., son 9, b. LA; Mary E., dau. 6, b. LA; Cora, dau. 4. b. LA; Aurther, son 3, b. LA; Aurora, dau. 1, b. LA, Jani Ruben, black, female, (65) servant.

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

      Latour, Emile (57) Ville Platte, Main Street; Cora wife, (45); Core E. dau. Aug 1875 (24); Aurore, dau. Feb 1879 (21): Laure M. dau Feb 1882 (18).

      1920 Census Latour, Emile 76 in Ville Platte, enumerated with son-in-law, Olivrel E. Guillory.

    7. [S2362] Death Certificate: Latour, Emile.

      Cause of death: flu

    8. [S4650] Obituary: Latour, Émile, (The Weekly Gazette. Ville Platte, Louisiana, 9 February 1924, p. 1: accessed 30 October 2018).

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

    10. [S1568] Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963, (Ancestry: National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.).

    11. [S44] Le Vieux Cimetière: The Old Ville Platte Cemetery: 1852-1990, Romona A. Smith and Kathleen M. Stagg, compilers, (Ville Platte, Louisiana: self-published, 1991).

    12. [S209] Cemetery Marker. Le Vieux Cimetière, Ville Plate, Louisiana.

      Drummer Emile Latour, Co. K, 28 La. Inf, C.S.A.

    13. [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)

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

      LATOUR, Emile m. 8 May 1866 Marie Elizabeth LAZARO (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 2967)

      LAZARO, Marie Elizabeth m. 8 May 1866 Emile LATOUR (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #2967)

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

      LATOUR, Emile (Alexis) m. 17 May 1866 Marie Elizabeth LAZARO (VP Ch.: v. 1, p. 49)

      LAZARO, Marie Elizabeth (Alexandre & Elizabeth VIDRINE) m. 17 May 1868 Emile LATOUR (VP Ch.: v. 1, p. 49)

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

      LATOUR, Emile m. 7 Aug. 1871 Cora ROY (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 6582)

      ROY, Cora m. 7 Aug. 1871 Emile LATOUR (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 6582)

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

      LATOUR, Emile m. 23 Aug. 1871 Cora RAY [sic] (Opel. Ch.: v. E, # 163)

      RAY [sic], Cora m. 23 Aug. 1871 Emile LATOUR (Opel. Ch.: v. E, # 163)


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