Joseph Athenor Nezat

M, #828, b. 6 October 1863, d. 1 February 1886
2nd great-granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Pierre Nezat
     Joseph Athenor Nezat was born on 6 October 1863 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Adolphe Nezat and Eloise Coulon Devillier.1 He appeared as a son on the census of 9 August 1870 in the household of Adolphe Nezat and Eloise Coulon Nezat at Ward 3, Washington, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 He died on 1 February 1886 at Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 22 years, 3 months and 26 days.3,4


  1. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, NEZAT, Joseph Athenor (Adolphe & Elise DEVILLIER) b. 6 Oct. 1863 (Opel. Ch.: v. 6, p. 208).
  2. [S1292] 09 Aug 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_530, Image 266, FHL Film 552029, P130A.
  3. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  4. [S13] SWLR - Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Port Barre, NEZAT, Jean Athenor (Adolphe & Elise DEVILLIER) d. 1 Feb. 1886 at age 21 yrs. (PB Ch.: v. 2, p. 191-B).