10 December 1879–
Ville Platte, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States

The Life Summary of LOUISA

When LOUISA MANUEL was born on 10 December 1879, in Ville Platte, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, her father, Adolph Manuel, was 44 and her mother, Louisa Young, was 44. She married Doremus Fontenot on 6 August 1895, in Ville Platte, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ward Two, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States in 1910.

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Doremus Fontenot
Marriage: 6 August 1895
Emare Fontenot
Aza Fontenot
Eva Fontenot
Jean Pierre Fontenot
Ella Fontenot
Doremus Fontenot

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 3
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 31
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German: from the personal name Manuel, a short form of Emanuel .2 Catalan and Spanish: possibly also a habitational name from Manuel in Valencia province.3 Americanized form of any of various other European family names derived from Emanuel , for example the Greek patronymic Manouilidis.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (9)

  • Louisa Fontinot in household of Ronnes Fontinot, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louisa Fontenot in household of Deronus Fontenot, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Louisea Manuel in household of Adolph Manuel, "United States Census, 1880"

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