Joseph Harrison Nezat1

M, #1907, b. 26 January 1894, d. 30 July 1962
Granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Pierre Nezat
     Joseph Harrison Nezat was born on 26 January 1894 at Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Jean Adolphe Nezat and Donatie Frioux.1 Joseph Harrison Nezat also went by the name of Harrison. He was a veteran of World War I.4 He married Mercedes Abot, daughter of (?) Saillanto and Jeanne Saillant, on 24 July 1918 at Tours, Datiew, France.4,5 He was listed in the obituary as a brother of Numa Luke Nezat on 21 January 1952.6,7,8,9 He died on 30 July 1962 at Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, New York, at age 68 years, 6 months and 4 days.10,3,4 He was buried on 1 August 1962 at Long Island National Cemetery, 2040 Wellwood Avenue, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York.3,4

Children of Joseph Harrison Nezat and Mercedes Abot

  • Ethel Nezat4
  • John Harrison Nezat4
  • Janine Nezat4

Child of Joseph Harrison Nezat and Elizabeth Voss

  • Joseph Harrison Nezat II4


  1. [S13] SWLR - Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Port Barre, NEZAT, Joseph (Adolphe & Donatine FRILOT) b. 26 Jan. 1894 (PB Ch.: v.2, p. 154).
  2. [S1422] Death Records, U. S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Name:     Joseph Harrison Nazat
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Birth Date:     26 Jan 1894
    Birth Place:     Port Barry, Louisiana
    Adolph Edgar
    Adonite Furle
    SSN:     118094689
    Notes:     25 Mar 1983: Name listed as JOSEPH HARRISON NAZAT.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Find a Grave, database and images (… accessed 14 August 2023), memorial page for Joseph H Nazat (26 Jan 1894–30 Jul 1962), Find a Grave Memorial ID 82620376, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA; Maintained by Marvin & Samme Templin (contributor 426307).
  4. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  5. [S474] United States Passport, #248434 (08 Feb 1923), [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  6. [S748] Numa Luke Nezat, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  7. [S44] The Orange Leader, Obituary, Numa L. Nezat, (20 Jan 1952).
  8. [S580] Numa L. and Alicia M. Nezat, Cemetery Marker, St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Meeks Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas.
  9. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial # 34143896 - Numa L. Nezat.
  10. [S1555] New York, U.S., Death Index, 1957-1970, online, Name     Joseph H Nazat
    Gender     Male
    Age     68
    Birth Date     abt 1894
    Residence Place     Lindenhurst, Suffolk, New York, USA
    Death Date     30 Jul 1962
    Death Place     New York, USA
    Certificate Number     53476.