Celestine Bourg1

F, #6810, b. 8 July 1800
1st cousin 6 times removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Celestine Bourg was born on 8 July 1800 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 She was the daughter of Jean Bourg and Marguerite Richard.1 She was baptized on 8 November 1801 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 1 year and 4 months.1 She married Jean Caruthers on 16 May 1836 at Cathedral of St. John, 914 St. John Street, Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana.2

Family: Celestine Bourg and Jean Caruthers


  1. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, BOURG, Celestine (Jean & Marguerite RICHARD - residing in this parish) bt. 8 Nov. 1801 at age 16 mths. Pats: Joseph & Marie LANDRY; Mats: Pierre RICHARD & Marguerite DUGAS; Spons: Jean Baptiste RICHARD & Celestine WABE [WYBLE]. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.261).
  2. [S21] SWLR - Cathedral of St. John, BOURG, Celeste (Jean & Marguerite RICHARD) m. 16 May 1836 Jean CARUTHERS (Laf. Ch.: v.2, p.217).