M, #5529, b. circa 1770
Joseph Cloteau was born circa 1770.1 Joseph Cloteau also went by the name of Louis.2 He married Francoise Malaquin circa 1790.1
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, ARDOIN, Helene - native of la Pointe Loupe(?) (major daughter of Francois & Lorine QUEBEDO) m. 6 Jan. 1818 Louis CLOTEAU - native of the city of Lille in Flanders (major son of Joseph & Francoise MALAQUIN) Wits: Francois ARDOIN - bride's father, Olivier LAFLEUR, Zenon FONTENOT, Eugene LEDOUX, Jaque LEJEUNE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI - vicaire [assistant priest] of the parish Church of St. Martin of Attakapas & priest serving the parish church of St. Landry of Opelousas. (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.308).
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, CLOTEAU, Elene (Louis & Elene ARDOIN) b. 27 Sept. 1818, bt. 3 Nov. 1818 Pats: Louis CLOTEAU & Francoise MALACHAIN; Mats: Francois ARDOIN & Lorine QUEBEDAU; Spons: Louis VANHILLE & Brigitte ARDOIN. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.151).