430. Joseph Belair FONTENOT was born about 1732 in Mobile (Mobile County), Alabama, USA.1685 He and his family are believed to have lived in the are between Washington and present-day Ville Platte (Louisiana).1331 Joseph Bellair Fontenot and Marie Jeanne Brignac appeared in the 1777 Census in Opelousas with the following children: Joseph (15), Louis (12), Jacques (8), Pierre (6), FranÁoise (2). Joseph was listed as 45 years of age. Marie Jeanne was listed as Marie Josephe, age 40. The family had 2 slaves. They also owned 100 cattle, 7 horses, and 12 hogs.He died on 15 October 1790 in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1331,1685,1686 An inventory of his estate took place on 16 October 1790. 1,3066Inheritors listed in a document dated July 1791 related to his succession: Marie Josephe, wid. Terrebonne m. Louis Fontenot; Clair m. Joseph Guillory; Marie Jeanne m. Louis Guillory; Augustin; Lucas, widr of Severino DeSoto.1687 Marie Jeanne BRIGNAC and Joseph Belair FONTENOT1558 were married.
431. Marie Jeanne BRIGNAC was born about 1737 according to one source but I don't believe that it's correct.1330 She was buried on 24 June 1801 at Saint Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas (St. Landry Parish), Louisiana, USA.1,1688 The inventory and auction of her estate took place on 23 July 1801 at Opelousas. 1,3065