M, #5331, b. 18 August 1814
Aloyse Dejean was born on 18 August 1814 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Jean Baptiste Dejean and Philonise Escoffier.1 He was baptized on 1 October 1815 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 1 year, 1 month and 13 days.1
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, DEJEAN, Aloyse (Jean Baptiste & Philonise ESCOUFFIER - natives and inhabitants of this parish) b. 18 Aug. 1814, bt. 1 Oct. 1815 Pats: Barthelemi DEJEAN - native of Toulouse in France & Felicite BOISDORE - from this parish; Mats: Jean Francois ESCOFFIER - from Marseille & Marie Francoise LAMOTHE - from New Orleans; Spons: Francois POIRET & Felicite BOISDORE - paternal grandmother of the child. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.57).