Joseph Emmett Mire

9 January 1889–26 February 1953 (Age 64)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Emmett

When Joseph Emmett Mire was born on 9 January 1889, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, Joseph Clement Mire, was 25 and his mother, Marie Louise Eugenie Poirier, was 35. He married Josephine Celine Marie Serre on 3 December 1913, in Donaldsonville, Ascension, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ward Six, Iberville, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and Police Jury Ward 7, St. James, Louisiana, United States in 1920. He died on 26 February 1953, in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Emmett Mire
1889–1953
Josephine Celine Marie Serre
1892–1974
Marriage: 3 December 1913
Amelie Eugenie Mire
1914–1998
Joseph Emmett Mire, Jr
1916–1981
Marie Celine Mire
1919–2001
Harold Anthony Mire
1921–2005
Joseph Ralph Mire
1927–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1913
Donaldsonville, Ascension, Louisiana, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Clement Mire

    Male1863–1928Male

    Marie Louise Eugenie Poirier

    Female1853–1911Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1889–1953Male

    Marie Ophelia Mire

    Female1891–1981Female

    Joseph Elphege Mire

    Male1893–1900Male

    Marie Clelia Mire

    Female1894–Female

    Claylia Mire

    Female1895–1972Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

French: occupational name from Old French mire ‘physician’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph E Mire, "United States Census, 1940"
  • J Emmet Mire, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emmett J Mire, "United States Census, 1930"

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