Eighth Generation


136. Valery DUFOUR I was born on 28 December 1785 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1105 He was baptized on 5 March 1786 at St. François d’Assise in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana.1105 He died on 15 November 1831 or 16 November 1831 at the age of 45 in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1106 Valery was buried on 16 November 1831 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1106 Marie Louise RABALAIS and Valery DUFOUR I11,52,1107 were married on 27 September 1806 in Morganza (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1 They1 appeared in the census in 1810 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. They appeared in the census in 1820 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA as "Valier Du Foe". The family was listed in the section entitled 'Island South of the Avoyales, South of Red River'.

137. Marie Louise RABALAIS was born on 15 April 1788 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1108 She was baptized on 24 December 1792 at St. François d’Assise in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana.1109 She appeared in the census in 1850 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA as the 'Wid Valery Dufour'. She is listed with two of her children - Fulgence and Celine. She appeared as the "Wid. Valery Dufour" (age 72) in the 1860 Avoyelles census. Living with her was her 16-year-old grandson, Elphege, who was listed as a farm laborer. The value of her real estate was $16,000 and the value of her personal property was $500. Marie Louise was unable to read/write. Marie was buried on 10 January 1863 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1110 She had her estate in succession by 13 January 1863 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana.3131

Children were:

i.

Marie Melina DUFOUR was born on 19 October 1808 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, and was baptized as Marie Miline on 19 February 1909 at St. François d’Assise in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana. 3117 She died in March 1856 and was buried at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.3115 Her estate was in succession by 23 April 1856 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana.3116

ii.

Azelie (Agelie) DUFOUR was born about 1809 in Louisiana, USA. Her estate was in succession on 28 April 1856 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana.3118

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iii.

Valery DUFOUR II.

iv.

Martin DUFOUR I was born on 29 January 1813 and was baptized on 4 October 1814 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1111 He was buried on 23 March 1860 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1112 His estate was in succession by 20 April 1860 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana. 3129

v.

Bilnof DUFOUR was born on 2 November 1815 and was baptized on 2 December 1817 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1113

vi.

Marceline DUFOUR was born on 8 October 1817 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1114 She was baptized on 2 December 1817 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1114 She was buried on 23 March 1870 at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana.3119 Her estate was in succession by 19 April 1870 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana. 3120

vii.

Carmelite DUFOUR was baptized on 18 November 1822 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1115 She was buried on 28 January 1869 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.1116 Her estate was in succession by 8 February 1869. 3121

viii.

Eugenie DUFOUR was born on 16 October 1824 and was baptized on 30 January 1825 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.3124 She died on 10 September 1867 and was buried the following day at Sacred Heart in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana. 3123 Her estate was in succession by 3 December 1867. 3122

ix.

Terence DUFOUR was born on 27 August 1826 and was baptized on 5 November 1826 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.3125

x.

Mannette DUFOUR was born on 29 March 1827 and was baptized on 29 June 1828 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.3126 She was buried on 6 September 1895 at St. Paul's in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana.3130

xi.

Fulgence DUFOUR was born on 21 January 1832 and was baptized on 20 May 1832 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.3127 He, supposedly, died on 24 July 1899 at the age of 67 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. His burial was recorded at St. Mary's in Cottonport on 25 July 1899 and he was listed as 68 year old in the register (per "Avoyelleans of Yesteryear").3128