Jean Baptiste Bergeron1

M, #5605, b. 2 March 1779, d. 28 July 1840
4th great-granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Jean Baptiste Bergeron was born on 2 March 1779.2,1 He was the son of Pierre Bergeron and Marie Marguerite Moreau.1 He married Marguerite Ducrest, daughter of Louis Armand Ducrest and Catherine Wiltz, on 6 June 1802 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.1 He died on 28 July 1840 at age 61 years, 4 months and 26 days.2 He was buried at Chenal Parish Church, Erwinville, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana.2

Family: Jean Baptiste Bergeron and Marguerite Ducrest


  1. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BERGERON, Jean Baptiste - of Pointe Coupee (Pierre & Marguerite MORAU - of Pointe Coupee) m. 6 June 1802 Marguerite DUCREST (dec. Louis Armand - of Delfinado, France & Catherine WISSE - of Pointe Coupee) Wits: Augustin BIJOU, Jean Baptiste PEYTAVIN Dubousquet, Charles POTIER, Charles Chevalier DECLOUET, Hypolite BARA, Valerie BARA. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #252).
  2. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 29 October 2020), memorial page for Jean Baptiste Bergeron Sr. (2 Mar 1779–28 Jul 1840), Find a Grave Memorial no. 192234182, citing Chenal Cemetery and Mausoleum, Lakeland, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Gwen Bergeron McMillin (contributor 47268013) .