Marie Josephe LaPoint1

F, #5512, b. circa 1745
     Marie Josephe LaPoint was born circa 1745.2 She married Etienne Ardoin, son of Denis Ardoin and Marguerite Boutron, on 2 February 1761 at Saint-Joachim de Pointe-Claire Church, 2 rue Sainte-Anne, Pointe-Claire, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.3,2 She, as the mother of the groom, attended the wedding of Francois Ardoin and Lorina Quebodeau on 2 February 1793 at Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana.2 She, as the mother of the bride, attended the wedding of Antoine LaCasse and Angelique Ardoin on 22 August 1802 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.4 She was the subject of a succession filed in January 1820 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.5

Children of Marie Josephe LaPoint and Francois Etienne Ardoin


  1. [S361] SWLR - Pointe Coupee Chapel, ARDOIN, Etienne - of Detroit, Diocese of Quebec (Etienne ARDOUIN & Marie Josephe LAPOINTE) m. August 1794 Mariane RECURON - widow of Jean LEGROS (Guillaume & Marie DERUIS) Wits: Barthelemi OLINDE, Joseph GOUDRAUSE, Philippe ROBILLARD, Francois ARDOUIN [Source: "Diocese of Baton Rouge - Catholic Church Records" v.2, p.28] (Pointe Coupee Ch.: 19-54).
  2. [S361] SWLR - Pointe Coupee Chapel, ARDOIN, Francois - of Canada (Estevan ARDOUIN & Joseta LAPOINT) m. 2 Feb. 1793 Lorina QUEBEDO (Carlos & Catalina RECURON) Wits: Guillaume GAUTIE, Francois RECURON, Estevan ARDOUIN, Philippe ROBILLARD. Source: "Diocese of Baton Rouge - Catholic Church Records" v.2, p.28) (Pointe Coupee Ch.: 19-46).
  3. [S1371] Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967, online, Name:     Etienne Ardouin
    Spouse:     Josephe Lapointe
    [Josephe Godard dit Lapointe]
    Event:     Mariage (Marriage)
    Marriage Year:     1744-1763
    Marriage Location:     Pointe-Claire, Québec (Quebec)
    Place of Worship or Institution:     St-Joachim.
  4. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ARDOIN, Angelique - of Pointe Coupee (Antoine & Josephe LAPOINTE) m. 22 Aug. 1802 Antoine LACASSE (Charles & Felicite LANGLAIS) Wits: Angelique HARDOUIN, Pierre COURVILLE, Louis PONTIN, Jean LACASSE. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.109).
  5. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, ARDOIN, Francois m. Josette LAPOINTE. In Succ. of Josette LAPOINTE dated Jan. 1820 (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Succ.#150).
  6. [S361] SWLR - Pointe Coupee Chapel.
  7. [S1413] Indiana, Select Births and Christenings, 1773-1933, online, Name:     Marie Joseph Poitevin Or Harpin
    Gender:     Male
    Baptism Date:     29 Oct 1774
    Baptism Place:     Vincennes, Knox, Indiana
    Father:     Etienne Poitevin Or Harpin
    Mother:     Marie J. Lapointe
    FHL Film Number:     1433363.
  8. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ARDOIN, Marie - single, of islas negras [Illinois] and living in this parish (Etienne & Marie Louise LAPOINTE) m. 21 Feb. 1803 Amable BERTRAND - single, of this parish (dec. Amable & Anastasie GUENARD) Wits: Michel PRUDHOMME, Jean ROYER, Andre CHAVRON. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.119).
  9. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ARDOIN, Margueritte (Etienne HARDOUIN & Marie Joseph LAPOINTE) m. 15 Feb. 1813 Charles LACASSE (Charles & dec. Felicite LANGLOIS) Recognized their child: Marie - about 6 years old. Wits: Clement HOLLIER, Vallere LANGLOIS. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.235).
  10. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ARDOIN, Genevieve - widow of Raymondo GARCIA (Etienne HARDOUIN & Marie Josephe LAPOINTE) m. 24 Jan. 1802 Jean FORET (Victor & Susanne VAUDRAY) Wits: Genevieve HARDOUIN, Laurent DUPRE, PHAVRON, Francois ESCOUFFIE. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.103).