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Re: LA Chevis/Chavis/Chevers/Shivers

You show no dates for this. I do have a Marie Jeanne Nancy Chevis, born Abt. 1790 according to census records, married to
Louis Honore Gradenigo, born Abt. 1790 according to census records.

Nancy Chevers-mulatto libre,16yrs(dau. of John Chevers,h.d.c.l, and dec. Rachel) married Francois Esprit, Negro Libre,20yrs. native of St. Landry Parish.

Her father was Jean Chevis.

Her daughter was Marie Jeanne Gradenigo, born Abt. 1831. According to her marriage record, she married Jean III Allain, The son of Jean II Allain and Eleonore (Leona ) Guillory.

Allain, Jean (Jean & Leonore Guillory) m. 26 Jan. 1871 Marie Jeanne Gradenigo (Eunice Ch.: v. 1, p.19-A)

Gradenigo, Marie Jeanne (Honore & Marie Chevise) m. 26 Jan. 1871 Jean Allain (Eunice Ch.: v. 1, p. 192).

1870 United States Federal Census

Name: Jeanne Gradings
Estimated birth year: abt 1839
Age in 1870: 31
Birthplace: Louisiana
Home in 1870: Ward 4, St Landry, Louisiana
Family and neighbors: View Results
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Female
Value of real estate: View image
Post Office: Bayou Chicot


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