Onesime Cormier1

M, #6634, b. 12 September 1811
     Onesime Cormier was born on 12 September 1811 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Louis Cormier and Thecla Meaux.1 He was baptized on 29 March 1812 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, at age 6 months and 17 days.1 He was listed as a son in the succession of Thecla Meaux on 21 June 1823 at Lafayette Parish Courthouse, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.2 He married Marguerite Melancon, daughter of Joseph Melancon and Marie Ledoux, on 1 August 1831 at Cathedral of St. John, 914 St. John Street, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.3

Family: Onesime Cormier and Marguerite Melancon


  1. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, CORMIER, Onesime (Louis - of Vermillion & Thecle MEAUX) b. 12 Sept. 1811, bt. 29 March 1812 Pats: Michel CORMIER & Catherine STELY; Mats: dec.Michel MEAUX & Isabelle BROUSSARD; Spons: Vital LAPOINTE & Marguerite CORMIER. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (SM Ch.: v.6, #1310).
  2. [S290] SWLR - Lafayette Parish Courthouse, MEAUX, Tecle m. Louis CORMIER Minors: Alexandre, Lesime, Melite, Marcellin, Onesime. In Succession of Thecle MEAUX dated 21 June 1823 (Laf. Ct.Hse.: Succ.#14).
  3. [S21] SWLR - Cathedral of St. John, CORMIER, Emelie (Louis & Tecla MEAUX) m. 11 May 1835 Joseph DUHON (Laf. Ch.: v.2, p. 192).