Jean Baptiste Stelly1

M, #3052, b. circa 1780
Relationship
1st cousin 7 times removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Jean Baptiste Stelly was born circa 1780 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 He was the son of Jean Baptiste Stelly and Marie Magdalene Ritter.1 He was the godfather of Alexis Stelly baptized on 31 March 1793 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.3 He married Sarah Cecile Burleigh, daughter of Robert Burleigh and Isabelle Miller, on 5 January 1799 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.4,5 He was the godfather of William Johnson Jr. baptized on 8 December 1799 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.6 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Sarah Cecile Burleigh, in May 1805 at St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.4 He witnessed the marriage of Baltazar Marks and Marie Louise Stelly on 28 May 1805 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.7 He married Catherine Marks, daughter of Baltazar Marks and Catherine Miller, on 21 October 1806 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.8,9 He was the godfather of Delphine Stelly baptized on 24 March 1811 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.10 He witnessed the marriage of Simon Marks and Marie Jeanne Stelly on 1 February 1814 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.11 He was listed as a son in the succession of Jean Baptiste Stelly on 10 February 1814 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.12 He witnessed the marriage of Michel Foret and Julie Ritter on 30 January 1816 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.13 He witnessed the marriage contract of William Beard and Marie Silesie Bourg on 25 May 1817 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.14 He was the godfather of Francois Xavier Stelly baptized on 5 October 1817 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.15 He witnessed the marriage of Antoine Robin and Eugenie Stelly on 11 August 1818 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.16 He was listed as a son in the succession of Jean Baptiste Stelly in December 1823 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.17 He witnessed the marriage of Jean Baptiste Guidroz and Emelite Bergeron on 27 January 1824 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.18 He witnessed the marriage contract of Louis Stelly and Marie Therese Robin on 19 June 1824 at St. Landry Parish Courthouse, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.19 He married Eloise Savoie, daughter of Joseph Savoie and Manon Cormier, on 18 April 1825 at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.20

Children of Jean Baptiste Stelly and Sarah Cecile Burleigh

Children of Jean Baptiste Stelly and Catherine Marks

Family: Jean Baptiste Stelly and Eloise Savoie

Citations

  1. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Jean Baptiste - of this parish (Baptiste & Madeleine RITTER) m. 21 Oct. 1806 Catherine MARX - also of this parish (dec. Baltazar & Catherine MILLER) Wits: Andre MARX, Michel STELLY, Jean Baptiste MORIN. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.163).
  2. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, v. 1-A, p. 248, 'MARKS, Simon - of this parish (minor son of dec. Baltasar - native of the Mississippi & dec. Catherine MILLER - native of America) m. 1 Feb 1814 Marie Jeane STELLY- native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Jean Baptiste CHETELY - native of the Mississippi & Magdelaine RAYTER [RITTER] - native of America and inhabitant of this parish).'
  3. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Alexis (George & Marie Barbara MILER) bt. Sunday, 31 March 1793 Spons: Jean Baptiste STELLY & Victoire MAYER. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.110).
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 128136176 - Cecile Sarah Celeste "Sally" Burleigh Stelly.
  5. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, v. A-1, # 124-A
    'MARKS, Catherine (dec. Balthazard & dec. Catherine MILLER) m. contract dated: 20 Nov 1806 Jean Baptiste STELY - native of Opelousas County; wid. of dec. Cecile BURLEIGH (Jean Baptiste & Magdelaine REITER) They were married in the Catholic Church on 21 Oct 1806.'
  6. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, JOHNSON, William (Guillaume or William & Therese RITER) bt. Sunday, 8 Dec. 1799 Pats: Jean JANSONNE & Christine JANSON; Mats: Michel RITER & Marie Louise STELLY; Spons: Baptiste STELLY & Francoise RITER. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.222).
  7. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, MARKS, Baltazar - of this parish (dec. Baltazar & Marie Anne GASPARD) m. 28 May 1805 Marie Louise STELLY - widow of Michel RITTER - also of this district (dec. George & Christine ELLEMER) Wits: Jean Baptiste MORIN, Jean Baptiste MARX, George MAYER, Jean Baptiste STELLY. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.140).
  8. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, MARKS, Catherine - of this parish (dec. Baltazar & Catherine MILLER) m. 21 Oct. 1806 Jean Baptiste STELLY - of this parish (Baptiste & Madeleine RITTER) Wits: Andre MARX, Michel STELLY, Jean Baptiste MORIN. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.163).
  9. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, v. A-1, # 124-A, 'MARKS, Catherine (dec. Balthazard & dec. Catherine MILLER) m. contract dated: 20 Nov 1806 Jean Baptiste STELY - native of Opelousas County; wid. of dec. Cecile BURLEIGH (Jean Baptiste & Magdelaine REITER) They were married in the Catholic Church on 21 Oct 1806.'
  10. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Delphine (Michel & Josephine ROBIN) b. 23 Nov. 1810, bt. 24 March 1811 Spons: Jean Baptiste STELLY & Elizabeth CLERMONT. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.521).
  11. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, MARKS, Simon - of this parish (minor son of dec. Baltasar - native of the Mississippi & dec. Catherine MILLER - native of America) m. 1 Feb. 1814 Marie Jeane STELLY - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Jean Baptiste CHETELY - native of the Mississippi & Magdelaine RAYTER [RITTER] - native of America and inhabitant of this parish) Wits: Magdelaine RITTER widow CHETETI [STELLY] & mother of the bride, Jean Baptiste CHETELY, Michel CHETELI - brothers of the bride and all of major age, Benjamin SMITH, Nicolas PRATHER, David GRAY, Elias STEEN - all of this parish & Henry Alexandre Peter COMTESSE, William Henry HERGEROEDER. Marginal note by Fr. BARRIERE: All the STELI or ESTELI or other similar names are all the same family in this parish. I've written it CHETELY since these families, being German, pronounce their own name as CHETELY and not ESTELY. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.248).
  12. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, STELLY, Jean Baptiste - children: Magdeleine m. Joseph SAVOY; Jean Baptiste; Catherine m. Elias STEEN; Michel; Marie Jeanne - unmarried; Joseph - younger son Succ. dated 10 Feb. 1814 (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Succ.#60).
  13. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, FORET, Michel - native of Toulon in France - inhabitant of this Colony and in this parish for 3 to 4 years in the Grand Co--- torn --- [probably Coteau] area (major son of Jaques & Magdelaine JEAN - inhabitants of the said Toulon) m. 30 Jan. 1816 Julie RITTER - native of this parish (minor daughter of dec. Michel RETHER & --- SCHETELI [STELLY] - inhabitants of this parish) Wits: Michel SCHETELI [STELLY], Baptiste STELLY, Francois MARKS, Andre MAYER, Andre RETHER [RITTER], William HERGEROEDER, D.S. LEMELLE. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.278).
  14. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, BOURG, Marie Celise (dec. Jean & Marguerite RICHARD) m. contract dated: 25 May 1817 William BEARD - native of Louisiana (maj. son of William & Mary Ensen FORET) Wits: Cyprien ARSENEAU, Francois ARSINEAU, Louis RICHARD, Francois RICHARD, Baptiste BOURQUE, Augustin BOURQUE, John Baptist STELLY; George KING, Parish Judge (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Conveyances: v.D-1, #324).
  15. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Francois Xavier (Michel & Suzanne THELER [TAYLOR]) b. 6 Nov. 1816, bt. 5 Oct. 1817 Pats: George STELIE & Marie Barbe MILLER; Mats: Jean THELLER [TAYLOR] & Magdelaine ASMAN [HEINDSMAN]; Spons: Jean B. STELIE & Elene LAGRANCHE [probably LAGRANGE]. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.116).
  16. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ROBIN, Antoine - native of this parish (Dr. Francois & Felicite PICOTE de Belestre) m. 11 Aug. 1818 Eugenie STELLY - of this parish (major daughter of ---- & dec. Cecile BORLAIS [BURLEIGH]) Wits: Benjamin SMITH, Francois MARCS [MARKS], Elias STEEN, Etienne DELAMORANDIERE, Jean Baptiste STELLY pere [Sr.], Louis Joseph Francois ROBIN. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.326).
  17. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, STELLY, Jean Baptiste - 6 children: Jean Baptiste; Michel; Joseph; Catherine m. Elias STEEN; Magdeleine m. Joseph SAVOYE; Marie Jeanne m. Simon MARKS Succ. dated Dec. 1823 (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Succ.#320).
  18. [S19] SWLR - St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, BERGERON, Emilites (Pierre & Eulalie SAIZAN) m. 27 Jan. 1824 Jean Baptiste GUIDROZ (dec. Jean Baptiste GUIDROU & Sidonise Andres CHOTIN) Wits: Hypolite CORMIER, Jean Baptiste STELLY. Fr. Francois CELLINI (GC Ch.: v.1, p.31, #73).
  19. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, ROBIN, Marie Therese (Jean Louis & dec. Emerante STELLY) m. contract dated: 19 June 1824 Louis STELLY (Jean Baptiste & dec. Celeste BURLEY) Wits: Jean Baptiste STELLY, Andre NERAUT, L.J.F. ROBIN, Antoine ROBIN, Francois ROBIN fils; George KING, Parish Judge (Opel. CT.Hse.: Conveyances: v.G-1, p.161).
  20. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, SAVOIE, Eloise - native of this parish (minor daughter of Joseph - inhabitant at la pointe & Mannon CORMIER) m. 18 April 1825 Jean Baptiste STELLY - native of St. Landry parish of Opeloussas - inhabitant at Grand Coteau in the parish of Opeloussas (major son of Jean Baptiste & Magdelaine RITER) Wits: Valery MARTIN, Gervais CASTILLE, Joseph STELLY, Joseph SAVOIE, Francois SAVOIE. Fr. Marcel BORELLA (SM Ch.: v.6, #378).
  21. [S100] SWLR - St. Landry Parish Courthouse, ROBIN, Antoine (Francois & Felicite Picote de BELESTRE) m. contract dated: 28 July 1818 Eugenie STELLY (min. dgtr. of Jean Baptiste & Cecile BURLEIGH) Wits: Jean Baptiste STELLY, James RAY, Etienne LAMORANDIERE, Michel STELI; George KING, Parish Judge (Opel. Ct.Hse.: Conveyances: v.D-1, #464).
  22. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Marcellitte (Jean Baptiste fils [Jr.] & dec. Cecile BURLEY [BURLEIGH]) bt. 4 Nov. 1805 at age 9 mths. Spons: Robert BURLY fils [BURLEIGH, Jr.] & Madeleine RITTER. Fr. Louis BUHOT (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.361).
  23. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, Francois (Jean Baptiste SCHETELY & Catherine MARQS [MARKS] - of this parish) b. 5 Jan. 1815, bt. 25 Jan. 1815 Pats: Jean Baptiste SCHETELI - of the (Mississippi) River & Magdelaine RETHER [RITTER] - of Frederictwon, Maryland; Mats: Balthasard MARQS [MARKS] - of the river & Catherine MILLER - of Maryland; Spons: Francois MARQS [MARKS] & Lise Emerente MORIN. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.45).
  24. [S19] SWLR - St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, STELLY, Calliste (Jean Baptiste & Catherine MARKS) b. 30 July 1821, bt. 14 Oct. 1821 by Rev. FERRARI - priest of Caruissio(?) Spons: Vital ESTILETTE & Elizabeth RITER [RITTER]. Fr. Hercule BRASSAC (GC Ch.: v.1, p.18).