LOUISA MANUEL

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

The Life 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 35. 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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Family Time Line

Doremus Fontenot
1874–
LOUISA MANUEL
1879–
Marriage: 6 August 1895
Emare Fontenot
1896–
Aza Fontenot
1899–
Eva Fontenot
1902–
Jean Pierre Fontenot
1904–
Ella Fontenot
1907–
Doremus Fontenot
1910–

Spouse and Children

    Doremus Fontenot

    Male1874–Male

    Female1879–Female

MARRIAGE
6 August 1895
Ville Platte, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States
children

(6)

    Emare Fontenot

    Male1896–Male

    Aza Fontenot

    Female1899–Female

    Eva Fontenot

    Female1902–Female

    Jean Pierre Fontenot

    Male1904–Male

    Ella Fontenot

    Female1907–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Adolph Manuel

    Male1835–1895Male

    Louisa Young

    Female1844–Female

siblings

(7)

    Pierri Manuel

    Male1862–Male

    Lazimme Manuel

    Male1863–Male

    Octavie Manuel

    Female1867–Female

    Marie Alicia Manuel

    Female1868–1919Female

    Clement Manuel

    Male1874–1900Male

+2 More Children

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louisa Fontenot in household of Deronus Fontenot, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Louisea Manuel in household of Adolph Manuel, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louisa Manuel in entry for Jean Pierre Fontenot and Eunice Viellon, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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