Seventh Generation


68. Valery DUFOUR II was born on 25 December 1810 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.699 [Note: There is a conflict on his date of birth. Per "Dufour, Les Creoles des Avoyelles" and the St. Paul's baptismal book (1807-1824), he was born on 12-25-1810 and baptized on 23 July 1811. However,his tombstone indicates death "11-7-1884 73 years 10 months" which would place his birth at approximately 1-7-1811.] He was baptized on 23 July 1811 in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.699 He appeared in the census in 1850 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. Valery appeared in the census in 1860 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. He appeared in the census on 20 June 1870 at Subdivision No. 5 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. He appeared in the census in 1880 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. Valery died on 7 November 1884 at the age of 73 in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.52 He was buried on 8 November 1884 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.700 Felonise LACOUR and Valery DUFOUR II52,252 were married on 20 July 1830 in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.701 They701 were united in Civil Marriage on 20 July 1830 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1,702

[Note: Valery's 2nd marriage was to Annie (Lavanie)(Marie) Moreau. A marriage bond was dated 13 August 1842 in Avoyelles and the religious ceremony took place at St. Paul's in Mansura on 16 August 1842.]

69. Felonise LACOUR was born on 3 March 1814 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.703 She was baptized on 4 October 1814 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.703 She was buried on 14 November 1840 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.704 Felonise had her estate in succession on 11 August 1843 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.

Children were:

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i.

Valery DUFOUR III.

ii.

Cyprien Merrill (Meril) DUFOUR was born on 2 January 1833 in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.705 He was baptized on 21 November 1834 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.705 He was buried on 18 June 1909 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.706

iii.

Coralie DUFOUR was born on 13 March 1834 in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.707 She was baptized on 21 November 1834 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.707 Her estate was in succession by 26 September 1863.

iv.

Pamela DUFOUR was born about 1839 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. She died on 8 November 1896 at the age of 57 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.

v.

Edmond DUFOUR was born on 29 January 1840 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.708 He was baptized on 13 May 1840 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.708 He was buried on 28 May 1841 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.709