Joseph Harrison Nezat

M, #1907, b. 26 January 1894, d. 30 July 1962
Granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Pierre Nezat
     Joseph Harrison Nezat was born on 26 January 1894 at Port Barre, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1,2 He was the son of Jean Adolphe Nezat and Donatie Frioux.1 Joseph Harrison Nezat also went by the name of Harrison. He was a veteran of World War I.2 He married Mercedes Abot, daughter of (?) Saillanto and Jeanne Saillant, on 24 July 1918 at Tours, Datiew, France.2,3 He was listed in the obituary as a brother of Numa Luke Nezat on 21 January 1952.4,5,6,7 He died on 30 July 1962 at Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, New York, at age 68 years, 6 months and 4 days.2 He was buried at Long Island National Cemetery, Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, New York.2

Children of Joseph Harrison Nezat and Mercedes Abot

  • Ethel Nezat2
  • John Harrison Nezat2
  • Janine Nezat2

Child of Joseph Harrison Nezat and Elizabeth Voss

  • Joseph Harrison Nezat II2


  1. [S13] SWLR - Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Port Barre, NEZAT, Joseph (Adolphe & Donatine FRILOT) b. 26 Jan. 1894 (PB Ch.: v.2, p. 154).
  2. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  3. [S474] United States Passport, #248434 (08 Feb 1923), [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  4. [S748] Numa Luke Nezat, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  5. [S44] The Orange Leader, Obituary, Numa L. Nezat, (20 Jan 1952).
  6. [S580] Numa L. and Alicia M. Nezat, Cemetery Marker, St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Meeks Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas.
  7. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial # 34143896 - Numa L. Nezat.