Pierre Martial Theriot

1822–1898 (Age 76)
Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Pierre Martial

When Pierre Martial Theriot was born on 1 July 1822, in Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, his father, Jean Charles Theriot Jr, was 34 and his mother, Dorcas Hortense Schweitzer, was 37. He married Celeste Henriette Naquin on 18 February 1848, in Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 13 November 1898, in St. Mary, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Saint Helens Cemetery, St. Mary, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Martial Theriot
1822–1898
Celeste Henriette Naquin
1829–1893
Marriage: 18 February 1848
Elvire Alida Theriot
1846–1915
Hermogene Ovile Theriot
1850–1934
Trevil Wilfred Theriot
1852–
Michel Tourville Theriot
1855–1934
Eloi Martial Numa Theriot
1857–1935
Ordasie Survillia Theriot
1859–1925
Lazare Marcel Theriot
1862–
Olinda Mary Theriot
1863–1918

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 February 1848
Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States
children

(8)

  • Elvire Alida Theriot

    Female1846–1915Female

  • Hermogene Ovile Theriot

    Male1850–1934Male

  • Trevil Wilfred Theriot

    Male1852–Male

  • Michel Tourville Theriot

    Male1855–1934Male

  • Eloi Martial Numa Theriot

    Male1857–1935Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Jean Charles Theriot Jr

    Male1788–1845Male

  • Dorcas Hortense Schweitzer

    Female1785–1860Female

siblings

(10)

  • Delphine Perioux Theriot

    Female1816–1860Female

  • Jean Charles Theriot III

    Male1817–Male

  • Elize Clementine Theriot

    Female1819–1870Female

  • Male1822–1898Male

  • Female1824–1854Female

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 8

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Marcel Theriot in entry for Mary Pichoff, "Louisiana, Orleans Parish Death Records and Certificates, 1835-1954"
  • Marcial Theriot in entry for Turville Theriot, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Martial Theriot in entry for Numa Theriot, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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