Eurasie Marcelite H. Bourgeois

7 March 1836–
Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Eurasie Marcelite H.

When Eurasie Marcelite H. Bourgeois was born on 7 March 1836, in Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, her father, Eugene Bourgeois, was 31 and her mother, Angelique Marie Genevieve Barrios, was 27. She had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Manuel Noel Dufrene.

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Family Time Line

Manuel Noel Dufrene
1834–1920
Eurasie Marcelite H. Bourgeois
1836–
Felicia Dufrene
1856–
Marie Carmelite Dufrene
1861–
Toussaint B. Dufrene
1865–1953
Louis Joseph Dufrene
1868–1939
Antoine Henriette Dufrene
1872–
Angella Dufrene
1874–
Jeanne Evida Dufrene
1881–1943

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Felicia Dufrene

    Female1856–Female

    Marie Carmelite Dufrene

    Female1861–Female

    Male1865–1953Male

    Louis Joseph Dufrene

    Male1868–1939Male

    Antoine Henriette Dufrene

    Female1872–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Eugene Bourgeois

    Male1804–1871Male

    Angelique Marie Genevieve Barrios

    Female1809–1887Female

siblings

(13)

    Marie Eugenie Bourgeois

    Female1825–Female

    Angelle Modeste Bourgeois

    Female1827–1896Female

    Michel Eugene Bourgeois

    Male1831–1854Male

    Eveline Julie Bourgeois

    Female1835–1898Female

    Female1836–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 10

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

Age 27

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 31

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 The Amendment was later repealed.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

French: status name from Old French burgeis ‘inhabitant and (usually) freeman of a (fortified) town’, ‘burgess’ (from bourg ‘fortification’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Eurazie Bourgouis in entry for Louis Joseph Dufrenia, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Marcelette H Burgeois, "Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Marcelite H Bourgeois, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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