Pierre Telesmar Theriot

1851–1910 (Age 59)
New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Pierre Telesmar

When Pierre Telesmar Theriot was born on 8 February 1851, in New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, United States, his father, Pierre Dolze Theriot, was 25 and his mother, Marguerite Aurore Vallot, was 21. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Marie Arthemise Richard. He died on 23 December 1910, in Grand Chenier, Cameron, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Grand Chenier, Cameron, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Telesmar Theriot
Marie Arthemise Richard
Leonard Theriot
Telecia Theriot
Cecilia Semon
Dosia Theriot
Edras Theriot
Mary Theriot
Eleonore Theriot

Spouse & Children



  • Leonard Theriot


  • Telecia Theriot


  • Dosia Theriot


  • Edras Theriot


  • Female1889–1975Female

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Pierre Dolze Theriot


  • Marguerite Aurore Vallot




  • Male1851–1910Male

  • Marie Ophelia Theriot


  • Alexander Vileor Theriot


  • Joseph Erace Theriot


  • Male1858–1946Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 12

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 16

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thelesmare Theriot, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Telismar Theriot in entry for Leonard Theriot, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Telasmar in entry for Edras, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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