Pierre Broussard1

M, #5736, b. 1753, d. 11 December 1828
Relationship
4th great-grandfather of Joseph Wayne Peery
Charts
Pedigree Chart of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Pierre Broussard was born in 1753 at Nova Scotia, Canada.2,1 He was the son of Alexandre Broussard and Marguerite Thibodeaux.3 He married Marie Melancon, daughter of Paul Honore Melancon and Marie Josephe Breaux, circa 1775.1 He was a veteran of the American Revolutionary War.4 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Marie Melancon, on 14 January 1797 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.5,3,6 He married Marguerite Guidry, daughter of Pierre Guidry and Marguerite Miller, on 16 April 1798.3 He, as the father of the groom, attended the wedding of Pierre Broussard Jr. and Scholastique Broussard on 12 May 1800 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.7,8 He, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Marcel Patin and Ludivine Broussard on 1 September 1800 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.6,9,10 He became the godfather at Claire Broussard's christening on 1 November 1801 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.11 He died on 11 December 1828 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, at age 75 years.2,12 He was buried at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Cemetery, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.4,2 He was the subject of a succession filed on 19 December 1828 at St. Martin Parish Courthouse, 400 S Main Street, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.12

Children of Pierre Broussard and Marie Melancon

Family: Pierre Broussard and Marguerite Guidry

Citations

  1. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, PATIN, Hortense (Marcel - of La Grande Pointe & Divine BROUSSARD) b. 3 Oct. 1807, bt. 5 Jan. 1808 Pats: Antoine PATIN & Catherine BOSSIER; Mats: Pierre BROUSSARD & Marie MELANCON; Spons: Ursin PATIN & Marie CALAIS. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: v.6, #458).
  2. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 62255770 - Sgt Pierre Broussard.
  3. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BROUSSARD, Pierre - of Acadia, widr. of Marie MELANCON (dec. Alexandre & Marguerite THIBAUDO - of Acadia) m. 16 April 1798 Margueritte GUIDRY - of Atakapas (Pierre - of Acadia & Marguerite MILLER - of Virginia in U.S.A.) Wits: Thomas CONARD - sacristan, Augustin GUIDRY, Achille BERARD. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #150).
  4. [S1337] Death Records, Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots, Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots about Pierre Broussard
    Name:     Pierre Broussard     
    Cemetery:     St Martin of Tours Cath Ch Cem
    Location:     St Martinville LA.
  5. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, MELANCON, Marie (Honnore & Marie BRO - all of Acadia) m. Pierre BROUSSARD - of this parish, bur. 14 Jan. 1797 at age 36 yrs. Died of "hidropisia" [dropsy]. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #104).
  6. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, PATIN, Marcel (Antoine & Catherine BOSSIER - of Pointe Coupee on the Mississippi) m. 1 Sept. 1800 Ludivine BROUSSARD (Pierre & dec. Marie MELANCON - of Acadia) Wits: Pierre BROUSSARD - bride's father, Joseph BROUSSARD, Antoine PATIN - groom's father, Louis BROUSSARD, Marguerite GUIDRY. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #210).
  7. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BROUSSARD, Joseph (Pierre & dec. Marie MELANCON - of Acadia) m. 12 May 1800 Scholastique BROUSSARD (Aman & Anne BENOIT - of Acadia) Wits: Pierre BROUSSARD - father of groom, Aman BROUSSARD - father of bride, Marin LE NORMAND, Carlos Daniel FAGOT, Joseph BROUSSARD, Simon DAIGLE, Jacob GIROUARD. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #193).
  8. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BROUSSARD, Clarisse - native of this parish (minor daughter of Pierre fils [Jr.] - inhabitant at La fausse pointe & Scholastique BROUSSARD) m. 25 Feb. 1822 Louis DUGAT - native of this parish (major son of dec. Louis - inhabitant at la fausse pointe & Constance LEBLANC) Wits: Clairville BROUSSARD, Eugene BABIN, Clara BROUSSARD, Jean Baptiste DUGAS, Jean BERARD fils, Eloi DUGAS fils, Sosthene DUGAS, Hortence DUGAS, Harpin GONSOULIN, D'Ermancour GONSOULIN, Don Louis BROUSSARD, Edouard BROUSSARD, Maxilien DECUIR, Francois BERNARD, Pierre BROUSSARD fils, Constance LEBLANC. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: v.6, #283).
  9. [S14] Louisiana, Marriages, 1718-1925, online search.ancestry.com, Louisiana Marriages to 1850 about Ludivine Broussard
    Name:     Ludivine Broussard
    Spouse:     Marcel Patin
    Marriage Date:     28 Aug 1800
    Marriage County:     St Martin.
  10. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, CORMIER, Celestine - native of this parish (minor daughter of Anaclet & Magdelaine RICHARD - natives and inhabitants of this parish) m. 25 Aug. 1814 Marcel PATIN - native and inhabitant of this parish, widower of Ludivine [BROUSSARD - page torn] - died and buried two years ago in the parish of St. [Martin] of Atakapas [Ludivine or Divine BROUSSARD died 9 Sept. 1811] (Antoine & --- page torn --- BOSSIER - originally from the parish of St. Francois of la pointe couppee ---- [perhaps inhabitants] of Atakapas) Wits: widow Anaclet CORMIER - bride's mother, Louis RICHARD, Vital ESTILET, Pierre THIBAUDEAU, Eloy LANDRY, Sylvere MOUTON, Jean Baptiste RICHARD - uncle or family of the future [bride] & many others - as: Celeste COMEAU, Camille RICHARD. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.256).
  11. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BROUSSARD, Claire (Pierre, fils & Scholastique BROUSSARD - of this parish) b. 18 Feb. 1801, bt. 1 Nov. 1801 Pats: Pierre BROUSSARD & Marie MELANCON; Mats: Amand BROUSSARD & Anne BENOIT - all of Acadia; Spons: Pierre BROUSSARD & Anne BENOIT. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.5, #413).
  12. [S87] SWLR - St. Martin Parish Courthouse, BROUSSARD, Pierre m. 1st marriage: Marie MELANCON - children: Pierre, fils; Louis; dec. Divine; Ursin; Alexandre. m. in 2nd marriage: Marguerite GUIDRY - children: Emilie & Olivier. Succ. dated 19 Dec. 1828 (SM Ct.Hse.: Succ.#611).
  13. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, BROUSSARD, Don Louis (major son of Pierre - of La Grande Pointe & dec. Marie MELANCON) m. 6 Aug. 1810 Felonise BROUSSARD (minor daughter of Amand - of La Fausse Pointe & Anne BENOIT) Wits: Alexandre BROUSSARD, Eloy & Nicolas BROUSSARD, Francois Victor LE BRENTANNCE, Amand BROUSSARD. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: v.5, #182).