Anicet Augustave Morvant

17 September 1842–1915 (Age 72)
Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Anicet Augustave

When Anicet Augustave Morvant was born on 17 September 1842, in Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, his father, Eugene Evariste Morvant, was 27 and his mother, Reine Delphine Josephine Clement, was 25. He married Marie Donatilde Durocher on 8 February 1869, in Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died in 1915, in Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Anicet Augustave Morvant
1842–1915
Marie Donatilde Durocher
1848–1900
Marriage: 8 February 1869
Josephine Eveline Morvant
1869–1949
Elodie Mathilde Morvant
1871–1956
Marie Delphine Morvant
1873–1953
August Joseph Morvant
1875–1938
Ophelia Elisabeth Morvant
1877–
Marie Celeste Morvant
1879–1950
Joseph Emile Morvant
1879–1920
Emelie Clara Morvant
1881–1962
Joseph Victor Morvant
1884–
Victoria Morvant
1884–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 February 1869
Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States
children

(10)

    Josephine Eveline Morvant

    Female1869–1949Female

    Elodie Mathilde Morvant

    Female1871–1956Female

    Marie Delphine Morvant

    Female1873–1953Female

    August Joseph Morvant

    Male1875–1938Male

    Ophelia Elisabeth Morvant

    Female1877–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union

Age 26

Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.

Name Meaning

Breton: from an old personal name, known from the 10th century on, which Morlet suggests may be an altered form of the Old Breton personal name Morman (also known from 10th-century records). Morman is probably composed of Breton mor ‘sea’, or ‘great’, + man ‘thought’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gustave Morvant in household of Eugene Morvant, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Gustave Morvan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Gustave Morvant in entry for Delphine Morvant Meyer, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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