Villeneuve Bordelon1

M, #6401, b. circa 1800
     Villeneuve Bordelon was born circa 1800.1 He witnessed the marriage of Jean Baptiste Wiltz dit Suisse and Irene Bordelon on 7 July 1818 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 He married Julienne Leger circa 1825.1

Children of Villeneuve Bordelon and Julienne Leger


  1. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, BORDELON, Julien (Villeneuve & Julienne LEGER) m. 4 May 1865 Josephine ROBIN, wid. of Jean Pierre CLOSE (Opel. Ch.: v. D, # 149).
  2. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, WILTZ, Jean Baptiste dit Suisse - inhabitant of this parish at Baillou au Boeufs; native of this parish (major son of Jacob VILST dit Jaque Suisse [James SWISS] - former soldier of the Louisiana Regiment under the French Government of his Majesty Louis XV & Marie Therese ---- inhabitants of this parish) m. 7 July 1818 Irene BORDELON - native of this parish; widow of Jean Baptiste RETHER [RITTER] (major daughter of Michel & Marie WAIBLE [WYBLE] - inhabitants of this parish) Wits: Villeneuve BORDELON, Anne BORDELON, Michel WAIBLE - uncle, Marie Anne BORDELON, Joseph CARRIERE, Joseph WAIBLE [WYBLE], Rene FONTAINNE, L. HENRY, Mr. NICE, Rev. Flavius Henri ROSSI. In the absence of Rev. Flavius Henry ROSSI, Priest serving this parish of St. Landry des Opeloussas & with his express consent Fr. BARRIERE married them. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE, priest approved for the entire diocese of Louisiana. (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.323).
  3. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, BORDELON, Louis Villeneuve (Villeneuve & Julienne LEGER) m. 15 Feb. 1858 Celeste Louis Coulon DEVILLIER, wid. of Julien YOUNG (Opel. Ch.: v. C-2, #148).