1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Lupay Pre Auguste
Estimated birth year: abt 1827
Birth Place: Louisiana
Home in 1850
(City,County,State): St Landry, Louisiana
Intergrated Confederate Units
Louisiana, unlike other southern states, primarily maintained
separated white and black military organizations. A few
Louisiana "free blacks", however, served in white
Confederated units and received Confederate pensions.
Among them were Charles Lutz, Jean Baptiste Pierre-Auguste,
and Leufroy Pierre-Auguste of St. Landry Parish, who fought
with the Confederate army troops at Shiloh, Fredericksburg,
Confederate Research Sources
Auguste, Lufoy Pierre.Pvt. Co. K. 16th La. Infty. En. Sept. 29th, 1861,
Camp Moore, La. Present on All Rolls from Sept., 1861, to Oct., 1862.
Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1862, ?Colored Man. Dropped from Roll by
Order of Col. Gober, Dec. 8th, 1862.?
Jean Baptiste Pierre-Auguste
Free man of color, Private, Company I, 29th Louisiana Volunteer Infantry.
Defended Vicksburg, returned home after its fall, then returned to duty
during the summer months of 1864 for the rest of the War.
Survived the War.