Marie Genevieve Fontenot
F, #2137, b. 8 September 1756, d. circa 1810
- 6th great-grandmother of Joseph Wayne Peery
Marie Genevieve Fontenot was born on 8 September 1756 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. She was the daughter of Jacque Beniigne Fontenette and Marie Genevieve De Livaudis. She married Louis Coulon de Villiers, son of Francois Coulon de Villiers and Elizabeth Groston de Saint-Ange de Bellerive, circa 1777 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. She was the godmother of Francois Coulon Devillier Jr. baptized on 1 March 1800 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 She died circa 1810 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.
Children of Marie Genevieve Fontenot and Louis Coulon de Villiers
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, DEVILLIER, Francois (Francois VILLIER & Francoise LANGLOIS) bt. Sunday, 1 March 1800 Pats: Francois VILIERS & Marie Genevieve FONTENOT; Mats: Antoine LANGLOIS & Francoise CARRIERE; Spons: Antoine LANGLOIS, his grandfather & Marie Genevieve VILIERS, his grandmother. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.224).
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, DEVILLIER, Francois Coulon - of New Orleans (Louis Chevalier DEVILLIER & Genevieve FONTENOT) m. 30 Dec. 1798 Francois LANGLOIS (Antoine & Francoise CARRIERE) Wits: J. LESASSIER, P. CARRIERE, Joseph ROY. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.82).
- [S1364] SWLR - St. Louis Cathedral, DEVILLIER, Maria Genoveve Josefa Coulong (Chevalier Don Luis Coulong of Illinois & Marie Genoveva FONTENETTE of NO) b. 22 July 1788. Paternal grandparents: Luis Coulong DEVILLIERS of Canada, Chevalier of the Royal Order of St. Louis & Dona Joaquin Ysabel ST. ANGE of Illinois. Maternal grandparents: Benigne de FONTENETTE of Burgundy, France & Dona Maria Genoveve Enoul DE LIVAUDAIS. (NO Ch.: v.2, p.193, art. 969).
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, DEVILLIER, Charlitte [record also has Carlis] (Chevalier VILLIER & Marie FONTENOT) b. 15 Sept. 1794, bt. Sunday, 17 July 1796 Spons: Louis Pierre TAURIAQUE & Genevieve BOISDORE. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.149).
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, DEVILLIER, Auguste Damonville - native of this parish (minor son of Louis Chevalier - native of Illinois & Marie Genevieve FONTENOT - native of New Orleans & inhabitants of this parish) m. 27 Feb. 1816 Marie Azelie PLOE dit Flaman - native of New Orleans & inhabitant of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Corneille & Marguerite DESBORDES - native of this parish and inhabitant of this parish) Wits: Louis Chevalier DEVILLIER, Nemesie BOSSIER - representing the widow PLOE, Joseph ROY, Francois Coulon DEVILLIER, Charles DEVILLIER, Louis RENAUD, Cyprien PLOE, William L. COLLINS, Francois POIRET fils. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.281).