Emelia Chiasson

F, #2726, b. 1835, d. 26 February 1923
     Emelia Chiasson was born in 1835 at St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 She was the daughter of Jean Baptiste Chiasson and Julie Dugas. She married Pierre Alexandre Nezat Jr., son of Pierre Alexandre Nezat and Virginie Marcel Patin, on 29 April 1850 at Cathedral of St. John, 914 St. John Street, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.2 She appeared as a sister of J. B. Chiasson on the census of 3 September 1850 in the household of J. B. Chiasson and E. Peguenoff at Western District 1, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.3 She appeared on the census of 3 July 1880 at 1st Ward, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, in the household of her husband Alexander Nezat.4 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Pierre Alexandre Nezat Jr., in February 1908 at Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.5 She died on 26 February 1923 at Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 88 years.6,7

Child of Emelia Chiasson and Pierre Alexandre Nezat Jr.


  1. [S369] Family Search, online www.familysearch.org, Death Record - Emilia Chissa Nezat.
  2. [S21] SWLR - Cathedral of St. John, CHIASSON, Emelia (Baptiste & Julie DUGAS) m. 29 April 1850 Pierre Alexandre NEZAT (Alexandre & Virginie PATIN) (Laf. Ch.: v. 4, p. 39).
  3. [S197] 03 Sep 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_232, Page 246.
  4. [S186] 03 Jul 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T9_469, P142C&D.
  5. [S13] SWLR - Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Port Barre, Book 4, p. 115, 'NEZAT, Alexandre bur. 2 Feb 1908 at age 77 yrs.'
  6. [S4] Louisiana, U.S., Statewide Death Index, 1819-1964, online search.ancestry.com, Name: Emelia Chiasson Nezat Death Date: 26 Feb 1923 Estimated birth year: 1835 Age: 88 years Parish: St. Landry Certificate Number: 1954 Volume: 5 Title: Louisiana Statewide Death Indeces 1900-1929.
  7. [S369] Family Search, online www.familysearch.org, Emilia Chissa Nezat, "Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1956"
    Name:      Emilia Chissa Nezat
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    Event Type:      Death
    Event Date:      26 Feb 1923
    Event Place:      Port Barre, St. Landry, Louisiana
    Gender:      Female
    Age:      88
    Race (Original):      White
    Birth Year (Estimated):      1835
    Father's Name:     Alexander Cluassion
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    Mother's Name:     
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    Spouse's Name:     Alex Nezat
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    Certificate Number:      1954
    GS Film number:      2367143
    Digital Folder Number:      004219339
    Image Number:      00336.
  8. [S21] SWLR - Cathedral of St. John, NEZAT, Jean Ducret (Pierre Alexandre & Emilia CHIASSON) b. 22 March 1851 (Laf. Ch.: v. 6, p. 68).