M, #2966, b. circa 1795, d. 9 January 1821
Nicolas Picou was born circa 1795 at St. James Parish, Louisiana.2,3 He was the son of Nicolas Picou and Scholastique Bourgeois.3 He married Ludivine Teranie Patin, daughter of Marcel Patin and Ludivine Broussard, on 26 June 1820 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.3 He died from a pistol shot fired in a "fit of madness" at the home of Jean CAILLIER at 1:00 pm on 9 January 1821.2,1 He was buried on 10 January 1821 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Cemetery, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.2
Family: Nicolas Picou and Ludivine Teranie Patin
- [S19] SWLR - St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, BULLIARD, Etienne - doctor of medicine; 25 years old; born at Besancon, departement du Doubs in Frame; living in St. Martin parish of Attakapas for about 3 years (Jean Francois & Etiennette VERDAN) m. 6 Dec. 1821 Ludovine PATIN - 16 years old [born in 1805]; widow of Nicolas PECOU [PICOU]- [whom she had married in 1820]; living in St. Martin parish of the Attakapas (Marcel & dec. Divine BROUSSARD) Wits: Joseph PATIN, Hypollite DUPUIS. Fr. Hercule BRASSAC (GC Ch.: v.1, p.17, #42).
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, PICOU, Nicolas - native of St. Jacques [St. James] Parish on the [Miss.] River; died 9 Jan. 1821 at 1:00 P.M. at age 26 yrs. from "l'effet d'un coup de pistolet qui etait tire malheur cause par un exces de folie chez sa niece" [resulting from a pistol shot which was shot unfortunately, in a fit of madness at his niece's home] at the home of Jean CAILLIER; buried 10 Jan. 1821 in the parish cemetery. Fr. Marcel BORELLA (SM Ch.: v.4, #1434).
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, PATIN, Ludivine - of this parish (minor daughter of Marcel - of la grande pointe & dec. Ludivine BROUSSARD) m. 26 June 1820 Nicolas PICOU - of this parish and native of St. James Parish on the River (major son of dec. Nicolas - of St. James & Scholastique BOURGEOIS) Wits: Ecauliste BOURGEOIS, Antoine GUIDRY, Julien GUIDRY, Rosemond LEBLANC, Leon LATIOLAIS, Flecher PICOU, Zenon BROUSSARD, Joseph PATIN. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: Folio F).