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Jean Blanque/LeBlanc Family of Avoyelles Parish

Jean LeBlanc married Eulalie, called Lolie, Tournier, also called Jouinier. Their daughter, Amélie LeBlanc married into the Gallo or Gallot family.

LeBlanc, Emilia (Jean & Lolie Tournier) m. 22 June 1866 Valmont Gallot (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 348)
Gallot, Valmont (Julien & Fine Rideau) m. 22 June 1866 Emelia LeBlanc (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 348)

Célestine Lédé "mulâtresse libre was born c. 1824. She married 28 Jan 1847 Jean-Baptiste Blanco" mulâtre libre des Avoyelles, son of Juan Blanco and Eulalie Magloire (Opél Ch v 2 p 264).
Lede, Celestine (Onezime & Marie Louise Guillory) m. 28 Jan. 1847 Jean Baptiste Blanco (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.264)

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Jean B Blanque
Age in 1860: 35
Birth Year: abt 1825
Birthplace: Avoyelles
Home in 1860: Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Post Office: Grand Coteau
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members: Name Age
Jean B Blanque 35
Celestine Lede 30
Mary Blanque 12
Lorant Blanque 9
Bathillia Blanque 7
Celestine Blanque 4
Marianne Blanque 2

Étienne married Sydonia McCarthy, daughter of Similen McCarthy, at the Opelousas church, St. Landry Parish, in December 1866; Sydonia's mother Honorine was a LeBlanc.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Etienne Guillory
Age in 1860: 5
Birth Year: abt 1855
Birthplace: Saint Landry
Home in 1860: Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Post Office: Grand Coteau
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Charlotte Leblane 33
Elisabeth Guillory 10
Zeolide Guillory 6
Etienne Guillory 5
William Guillory 2

Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
Name: Sydonia McCarthy
Spouse: Etienne Gallot
Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1879
Marriage Place: St. Landry

1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Honorine Blanc
Age: 27
Estimated birth year: abt 1823
Birth Place: Louisiana
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Female
Home in 1850
(City,County,State): Avoyelles, Louisiana
Household Members: Name Age
Honorine Blanc 27
Resere Blanc 8
Caroline Blanc 6
Felicide Blanc 4
Marie A Blanc 1

Charlotte LeBlanc's son Edmond died in St. Landry Parish in October 1865 at age 4, and her son Jean Baptiste died "at quartier Plaisance" at age 15 months in December 1865. The Opelousas priest who recorded the boys' burials did not give the father's name or the mother's parents' names.

LeBlanc, William (Charlotte LeBlanc) b. 10 Jan. 1858 (Opel. Ch. : v. 6, p. #69)
2.William Leblanc m. November 26, 1879 Merante Pierre August (Opelousas Courthouse marriage #11100). Married December 18, 1879, St. Landry Catholic Church, Vol. 2, page 521

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: William Lablanc
Home in 1900: Police Jury Ward 1, Saint Landry, Louisiana
Age: 41
Estimated birth year: abt 1859
Birthplace: Louisiana
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Spouse's name: Marrent
Race: Black
Occupation: View image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
William Lablanc 41
Marrent Lablanc 38
Uless Lablanc 19

Ulixes LeBlanc (son of William Leblanc & Marie Pierre August-------Magdelen Papillon (daughter of Jean Baptist Papillon & Francois Allen)

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Eulis Leblance
[Eulis Leblanc]
Age in 1910: 29
Estimated birth year: abt 1881
Birthplace: Louisiana
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Louisiana
Mother's Birth Place: Louisiana
Spouse's name: Madlene
Home in 1910: Police Jury Ward 1, St Landry, Louisiana
Marital Status: Married
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Eulis Leblance 29
Madlene Leblance 21

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Ester Lablanc
[Ester Lablan]
Home in 1920: Bald Hill, Okmulgee, Oklahoma
Age: 9 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1911
Birthplace: Oklahoma
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Name: Ulis
Father's Birth Place: Louisiana
Mother's Name: Martina
Mother's Birth Place: Louisiana
Marital Status: Single
Race: Mulatto
Sex: Female
Able to read: No
Able to Write: No
Image: 887
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Ulis Lablanc 40
Martina Lablanc 31
Ester Lablanc 9

Harrison Thomas LaTour
LaTour Genealogical Research & Collection


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