M, #6003, b. circa 1750
Pierre Potier was born circa 1750.1 He married Marie Anne Bernard circa 1770.1 He witnessed the marriage contract of Jean Guilbeaux and Marie Carmelite Castille on 26 May 1821 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2,3
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, POTIER, Clemence (Charles - native of Havre de Grace, France & Magdelaine DUCREST - from Pointe Couppee) b. 29 March 1805, bt. 1 Oct. 1809 - called to Charles POTIER for these sick children. Pats: Pierre POTIER & Marie Anne BERNARD - of Acadie; Mats: Louis Armand DUCREST - from Jex, in Dauphinois & Catherine WILS [WILTZ] - of Pointe Couppee; Spons: Alexandre WILS [WILTZ] - represented by his brother and Magdelaine WILS [WILTZ] - wife of Anaclet BROUSSARD, represented by Apolonie BROUSSARD - spouse of Francois THERIAUT. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.6-A, #292).
- [S290] SWLR - Lafayette Parish Courthouse, GUILBEAUX, Jean - native of St. Martin Parish (Jean & Marie ARCENEAUX) m. contract dated: 26 May 1821 Marie Carmelite CASTILLE - native of St. Landry Parish (min. dgtr. of Jean Baptiste & Julie STELLY) Property for the groom includes: 270 cattle, 42 horses, 2 slaves, 7 1/2 x 40 arpents at Bayou des Cannes at a place called the passage of the Indians. Wits: Francois ROBIN fils, Jean GUILBEAU pere, Michel STELLY, John SNODDY, Louis GUIDRY; Judge George KING - done at Opelousas (Laf. Ct.Hse.: Notarial Acts: v.2, #32).
- [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, GUILBEAUX, Jean fils - of St. Martin Parish (Jean & Marie ARSINEAU) m. contract dated: 26 May 1821 Marie Carmelite CASTILLE - of St. Landry Parish (min. dgtr. of Jean Baptiste & Julie STELLY) Wits: Francois ROBIN fils, Jean GUILBEAU pere, Michel STELLY, John SNODDEY, Louis GUILLORY, Jean Baptiste CASTILLE, Hurssen BIJOS, Pierre POTIER, Jean Baptiste STELLY, L.J.F. ROBIN; George KING, Parish Judge (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Conveyances: v.F-1, p.24).