M, #6535, b. circa 1800
Joseph Melancon was born circa 1800.1 He was the son of Joseph Melancon and Barbe Babin.2 He married Marie Ledoux, daughter of Antoine Ledoux and Marguerite Gaudet, circa 1813.1,2
Children of Joseph Melancon and Marie Ledoux
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, CORMIER, Louis - inhabitant of Lafayette parish; native of St. Landry parish; widower of Thecle MAUX (major son of dec. Michel & Catherine STELLY) m. 24 July 1823 Marie LEDOUX - inhabitant of this parish; native of St. James parish on the river; widow of Joseph MELANCON (major daughter of dec. Antoine & Marguerite GODET) Wits: Antoine LEDOUX, Emile ROUSSILLON, Stanislas MAUX, Michel CORMIER. Fr. Marcel BORELLA (SM Ch.: v.6, #332).
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, MELANCON, Joseph (Joseph - of la pointe & Marie LEDOUX) b. 23 May 1814, bt. 10 July 1814 Pats: Joseph MELANCON & Barbe BABIN; Mats: dec. Antoine LEDOUX & dec. Marguerite GODET; Spons: Charles MELANCON & Susanne CORMIER, wife of Alexandre LEDOUX. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: v.6, #1712).
- [S21] SWLR - Cathedral of St. John, MELANCON, Marguerite (Joseph & Marie LEDOUX) m. 1 Aug. 1831 Onesime CORMIER (Laf. Ch.: v. 2, p. 45).