Elise Rose Picou

11 August 1907–16 March 1996 (Age 88)
Montegut, Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Elise Rose

When Elise Rose Picou was born on 11 August 1907, in Montegut, Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States, her father, Emile Francois Picou, was 41 and her mother, Adoliska Marie Henry, was 39. She married Irving Paul Joseph Duplantis on 16 April 1923, in Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward Three, Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States for about 5 years. She died on 16 March 1996, in Houma, Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Houma, Terrebonne, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Irving Paul Joseph Duplantis
Elise Rose Picou
Marriage: 16 April 1923
Audrey Marie Duplantis
Irving Paul Joseph Duplantis Jr
Diane Duplantis
Errol Duplantis
Joseph Allen Duplantis
Leona Duplantis
Floyd Duplantis
Ouida Mae Duplantis

Spouse and Children

16 April 1923
Louisiana, United States


    Audrey Marie Duplantis


    Irving Paul Joseph Duplantis Jr


    Joseph Allen Duplantis


    Leona Duplantis


    Floyd Duplantis


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

French: from Old French picou ‘small cramp’, ‘clamp’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for someone made or used such items.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elsie Duplants in household of Erwin Duplants, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Duplantis in household of Irvin Duplantis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elise Rose Picou Duplantis, "Find A Grave Index"

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