Preston Joseph Devillier1

M, #3272, b. 4 February 1895, d. February 1968
     Preston Joseph Devillier was born on 4 February 1895 at Louisiana.2 He married Marie Julie Nezat, daughter of Antoine Nezat and Odile Marie Gaudet, on 10 April 1920 at Jefferson County, Texas.3,4 He and Marie Julie Nezat were divorced circa 1938.5 He died in February 1968 at age 72 years and 11 months.2

Children of Preston Joseph Devillier and Marie Julie Nezat


  1. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online, Name:     Donald Preston Devillier
    Gender:     Male
    Birth Date:     11 Jul 1934
    Birth Place:     Jefferson, Texas, USA
    Father: Preston Joseph Devillier
    Mother: Julia Nezat
    Roll number:     1934_0002.
  2. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results, Name     Preston Devillier
    Social Security Number     450-28-1068
    Birth Date     4 Feb 1895
    Issue year     Before 1951
    Issue State     Texas
    Last Residence     70570, Opelousas, Saint Landry, Louisiana, USA
    Death Date     Feb 1968.
  3. [S1535] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965, online, Name     Julia Nezat
    Gender     Female
    Marriage Date     10 Apr 1920
    Marriage Place     Jefferson, Texas, United States
    Spouse     Preston De Villier
    FHL Film Number     1311474.
  4. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  5. [S1318] 1940 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  6. [S1422] Death Records, U. S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Name:     Mary Melrose Devillier
    [Melrose Foster]
    [Melrose Leblanc]
    [C Foster]
    [Mary Melrose Deviller]
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Birth Date:     3 Jan 1923
    Birth Place:     Opelousas St, Louisiana
    [Opelousas, Louisiana]
    Death Date:     5 Dec 1989
    Father:     Preston Deviller
    Mother:     Julia Nezat
    SSN:     461205292
    Notes:     May 1941: Name listed as MARY MELROSE DEVILLIER; Nov 1974: Name listed as MELROSE FOSTER; 14 Jul 1989: Name listed as MELROSE FOSTER LEBLANC; : Name listed as C S FOSTER; 09 Dec 1989: Name listed as MELROSE LEBLANC.