Fifth Generation


20. Augustin A. COUVILLION was likely born in 1836 or 1837 in Borodino (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana but a baptismal record has not been located for him. Augustin enlisted in the Civil War on 24 September 1862 at Camp Pratt in New Iberia, Louisiana. He was a Private in Company H, 18th Regiment Louisiana Infantry which was led by Colonel J. J. Alfred Mouton. He was present in the January and February 1863 rolls. On February 20, 1863, he was listed as 'returned from hospital'. He was present on the May and June 1863 military rolls but, in the July and August rolls dated 27 August 1863, he was listed as 'absent, sick at Camp Taylor'. In November 1863, the regiment was merged with another to form the Consolidated 18th Regiment and Yellow Jacket Battalion, Louisiana Infantry. In the new regiment, Augustin was a member of Company E and he appeared on their rolls for January and February 1864. He was paroled at Alexandria on 28 June 1865.222,223,224 He died on 6 February 1910 at the age of 74 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.223 He was buried at Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery & Mausoleum in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.223 Florence COUVILLION and Augustin A. COUVILLION11,147 were married on 8 June 1859 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.225 They225 were united in Civil Marriage on 30 June 1859 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.22,226 They22,226 appeared in the census on 23 August 1860. Florence and Augustin appeared in the census on 27 July 1870 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.

[Note: Augustin's 2nd marriage was to Celise (Celina) Mayeux. They were united in a civil marriage on 6 June 1878 in Avoyelles Parish. His 3rd marriage was to Aime Rose Bordelon. They were united in a civil marriage on 27 December 1885 in Avoyelles.]

21. Florence COUVILLION was born on 27 July 1841 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.227 She was baptized on 8 August 1841 at Saint Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Mansura (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.227 She died before 6 June 1878 at the age of 36 in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. Florence was buried at Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery & Mausoleum in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.228 She had her estate in succession on 27 September 1882 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.

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Avit Felix COUVILLION (COUVILLON) was born on 29 May 1871 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA.78,79 He appeared in the census in 1940 at Police Jury Ward 6 in (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA. He died (Stomach cancer)on 30 April 1943 at the age of 71 in (Orleans Parish), Louisiana, USA.79,80,81 Avit was buried on 1 May 1943 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Moreauville (Avoyelles Parish), Louisiana, USA....My Great-Grandfather...81,82,83