Peter Sumpter Plauché

1900–1968 (Age 68)
Plaucheville, Avoyelles, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Peter Sumpter

When Peter Sumpter Plauché was born on 18 February 1900, in Plaucheville, Avoyelles, Louisiana, United States, his father, Marcelin Victor Plauche, was 32 and his mother, Marie Eva Cox, was 23. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Anne Moreau. He lived in Lake Charles, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 February 1968, in Metairie, Jefferson, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Garden of Memories Cemetery, Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana, United States.

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Peter Sumpter Plauché
Anne Moreau
Cecile Anais Plauche
Melvin Pierre Plauche

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  • Cecile Anais Plauche


  • Melvin Pierre Plauche


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 18

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 possibly a variant of German Ploch .2 Possibly an altered spelling of German Plache, from Czech plachý ‘shy’ and cognate with Polish Ploch 3.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sumpter Plauche, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sumpter Plauche in household of Marcel Plauche, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Peter Plauche, "United States Census, 1930"

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