M, #2687, b. 28 November 1796, d. 4 April 1831
- 1st cousin 4 times removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
Joseph Nezat was born on 28 November 1796 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Auguste Nezat and Magdaleine Barre.1 He was baptized on 16 November 1797 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, at age 11 months and 19 days.1 He was a veteran of the War of 1812 as a Private in DeClouet's Regiment, Louisiana Militia in 1812.2 He died on 4 April 1831 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, at age 34 years, 4 months and 7 days.3
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, NEZAT, Joseph (Augustin - of Pointe Coupee on Mississippi & Magdeleine BARRE - of Opelousas) b. 28 Nov. 1796, bt. 16 Nov. 1797 Pats: Pierre NEZAT - of Europe, "sobre garumna" [on the Garonne River in France] & Magdeleine PROVOT - of Illinois; Mats: Charles BARRE - of New Orleans & Magdeleine DECUIR - of Pointe Coupee; Spons: Pierre Joseph NEZAT & Louise BARRE, his wife. During a mission conducted on Baillou Tech at the home of Pierre NEZAT. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.5, #18).
- [S12] Louisiana Soldiers in the War of 1812, online www.ancestry.com.
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, NEZAT, Joseph (Auguste & Magdeleine BARRE) d. 4 April 1831 at age 34 yrs. (SM Ch.: v. 5, p. 4, #18).