Jean Baptiste Balthazar Marks

M, #3059, b. 20 July 1814
3rd great-granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Jean Baptiste Balthazar Marks was born on 20 July 1814 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Jean Baptiste Marks and Marie Reine Lalonde.1 He was baptized on 1 September 1814 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 1 month and 12 days.1 He was listed as a son in the succession of Jean Baptiste Marks on 15 June 1820 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 He married Magdeleine Foret on 25 August 1837 at Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.3

Child of Jean Baptiste Balthazar Marks and Magdeleine Foret


  1. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, MARKS, Jean Balthazar (Jean Baptiste MARCS & Reine LALONDE - from here) b. 20 July 1814, bt. 1 Sept. 1814 Pats: Balthasard MARCS - of St. John Baptist on the Mississippi & Catherine MILLER - of America; Mats: Guillaume LALONDE - of Canada & Agnes SCHIC [WILTZ] - of False River; Spons: Guillaume LALONDE fils [Jr.] - represented by Charles LALONDE & Cecille LALONDE. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.38).
  2. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Reine LaLonde in succession of Jean Baptiste Marks 15 Jun 1820.
  3. [S19] SWLR - St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, v. 1, p. 118, 'MARKS, Jean Balthazar 25 yrs old (Jean Baptiste & Marie Reine LALOND) m. 28 Aug 1837 Magdeleine FORET, 17 yrs old.'