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
Josephine Celine Marie Serre
Marriage: 3 December 1913
Amelie Eugenie Mire
Joseph Emmett Mire, Jr
Marie Celine Mire
Harold Anthony Mire
Joseph Ralph Mire

Spouse and Children

3 December 1913
Donaldsonville, Ascension, Louisiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Clement Mire


    Marie Louise Eugenie Poirier





    Marie Ophelia Mire


    Joseph Elphege Mire


    Marie Clelia Mire


    Claylia Mire


+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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