M, #5417, b. circa 1785
Ignace Fontenot was born circa 1785 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Pierre Henri Fontenot and Marie Louise Doucet.1 He married Francoise Roy, daughter of Noel Roy and Perine Bordelon, on 15 January 1818 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, FONTENOT, Ignace - native of this parish; inhabitant at la gran preerie [grande prairie] (major son of dec. Henri & Marie Louise DOUSSET [DOUCET]) m. 15 Jan. 1818 Francoise ROY - widow of Pierre FONTENAU; native of this parish (major daughter of dec. Noal [Noel] & Perrine BORDELON) Wits: Jean Baptiste ROY, Toussaint DEMARE, Augustin BERZAR, Henri FONTENAU. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.310).
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, FONTENOT, Francois (Ignace & Francoise ROY) b. 5 Oct. 1818, bt. 14 March 1819 Pats: Henri FONTENAU & Marie Louise DOUSSET; Mats: Noel ROY & Perrine BORDELON; Spons: Henri FONTENAU fils & Celeste ROY. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.163).