M, #6559, b. circa 1780
Joseph Martin was born circa 1780.1 He was the son of Claude Martin and Marie Babin.1 He witnessed the marriage of Jean Baptiste Cormier dit Mano and Marie Apolone Martin on 31 May 1796 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.1
- [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, CORMIER, Jean Baptiste (dec. Baptiste & dec. Marguerite BOURG - of St. Jacques in this colony) m. 31 May 1796 Marie Apolone MARTIN (Claude - "major domo de esta yglesia" [major domo or trustee of this church] & Marie BABIN) Wits: Jean Frederick MOUTON - cunado de esposa [bride's brother-in-law], Joseph MARTIN, Michel MARTIN - hermanos de la desposa [bride's brothers], Jacques GIROUARD dit La Prade, Louis CHEMIN - "Bedo" [sacristan], Adelaide BABIN, Angelle MARTIN. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #129).