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Re: Pierres of Nouvelle Orleans
Posted by: Adrienne Luckey Date: January 17, 2001 at 18:12:59
In Reply to: Re: Pierres of Nouvelle Orleans by Edward M. Ard, Sr of 144

I have the following Pierre's in the family:

1. MARY ANN1 PIERRE was born 1755 in Africa, and died December 1882. She married PIERRE.

Notes for MARY ANN PIERRE:
Mary Ann was born in 1755.

In the 1880 Federal Census Mary Ann was listed as the 125 year old mother of Alexander Pierre. She gave her birthplace as Africa. Two years later, in December 1882, this woman, listed as Marie Marianne, aged 100 "and some years" was buried by Assumption Church in Plattenville, Assumption Parish, Louisiana.



More About MARY ANN PIERRE:
Fact 1: 127 years old at time of death
Fact 2: buried by Ascension Church in Plattenville
       
Child of MARY PIERRE and PIERRE is:
2.       i.       ALEXANDER2 PIERRE, b. 1823, Louisiana.


Generation No. 2

2. ALEXANDER2 PIERRE (MARY ANN1) was born 1823 in Louisiana. He married (1) MARY, daughter of UNKNOWN. She was born Abt. 1832 in Louisiana. He married (2) UNKNOWN. She was born in Louisiana.

Notes for ALEXANDER PIERRE:

Alexander Pierre was born in 1823 in Louisiana.

Alexander Pierre was married to Mary (last name unknown - second wife).

Alexander and unknown are the parents of:

Emile Pierre
Maria Pierre



More About ALEXANDER PIERRE:
Occupation: Farmer

Notes for MARY:
Mary (Pierre)

Mary (last name unknown) was born in Louisiana in 1842. Her mother had been born in Virginia.

Mary (Pierre) was married to Alexander Pierre, and appears to have been his second wife.

Alexander and Mary Pierre are the parents of:

Emile Pierre
Maria Pierre
       
Children of ALEXANDER PIERRE and UNKNOWN are:
3.       i.       EMILE POINSON3 PIERRE, b. 1835, Louisiana.
       ii.       MARIA PIERRE, b. 1862, Donaldsonville, Louisiana; d. Abt. 1940.

Notes for MARIA PIERRE:
Mary Poinson [Maria Pierre]

Mary was the great aunt of James Lear Sr. She was the sister of Emile Poinson Pierre. She was the daughter of Alexander and Mary Pierre.

She was born in 1862 in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. Mary lived to be 103.


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