Ninth Generation


454. Pierre FONTENOT dit BELLEVUE was born about 1727/8 in Alabama, USA.1344,1703,1704 He died on 15 September 1811 at the age of 83 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1705 Pierre fought in the American Revolution in the Opelousas Militia with Gálvez. His name appears on several Opelouas Militia lists but one of the most critical for entry into the DAR/SAR is the 8 June 1777 list. 2729 Marie Louise DOUCET and Pierre FONTENOT dit BELLEVUE1706 were married about 1753 in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA. They appeared in the census in 1771 at Opelousas Post in (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA. With him is his wife, five children, 30 cattle, 3 horses and 6 arpents of land "without title".

455. Marie Louise DOUCET was born about 1738 in Alabama, USA.1707 She died before 1820 at the age of 82 in (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1708

Children were:

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i.

Angelique FONTENOT.

ii.

Simon FONTENOT was born about 1759.1344

iii.

Felicite FONTENOT was born about 1763.1344

iv.

Jean Baptiste FONTENOT was born on 6 March 1764 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1709 He was baptized on 16 March 1764 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1709

v.

Henri FONTENOT was born about 1767.1344

vi.

Marie Francoise FONTENOT was born about 1770.1344

vii.

Laurent FONTENOT was born on 5 July 1772.1689 He was baptized on 8 July 1772 in (Pointe Coupée Parish), Louisiana, USA.1689

viii.

Julien FONTENOT was born about 1774.1344 He died about 1 February 1793 at the age of 19 in (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA. He was buried on 1 February 1793 in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.

ix.

Zaire FONTENOT was born about 1776.1344

x.

Marie Louise FONTENOT was born on 8 April 1777.1710 She was baptized on 20 October 1777 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1710

xi.

Geneviève FONTENOT was baptized on 7 March 1780 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1711

xii.

Isabelle FONTENOT was baptized on 14 May 1780 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1712

xiii.

Pierre FONTENOT was born about May 1782.1713 He was baptized on 18 August 1782 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1713