Ursin Ovide Jesclard Jr.

7 April 1882–8 March 1953 (Age 70)
Patterson, St. Mary, Louisiana, United States

The Life Summary of Ursin Ovide

When Ursin Ovide Jesclard Jr. was born on 7 April 1882, in Patterson, St. Mary, Louisiana, United States, his father, Ursin Ovide Gisclard or Jesclard, was 49 and his mother, Emma Henriette Cuvillier, was 31. He married Rhoda George on 27 January 1912, in Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Bonner, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Portland City Election Precinct 386, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 8 March 1953, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Rose City Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ursin Ovide Jesclard Jr.
Rhoda George
Marriage: 27 January 1912
Ovide Udell Jesclard
Lawrence Lee Jesclard Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1912Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    Age 8
    Idaho is the 43rd state.
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 19
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    Scandinavian (mainly Norwegian): Latinized (humanistic) form of a surname like Danish and Norwegian Bjørn (see Bjorn ) and Bjørnsen (see Bjornsen ), from Latin ursus ‘bear’.French: variant, influenced by the Latin name Ursus, of Oursin, itself a derivative of Ours ‘bear’.

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Ovid J Ursin in household of Lottie E Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
    • U Ovid Jesclard, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1962"
    • Ovia Ursin Jesclard, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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