Oswald Hyacinthe Octave "Wally" Theriot

1878–1958 (Age 80)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Oswald Hyacinthe Octave "Wally"

When Oswald Hyacinthe Octave "Wally" Theriot was born on 27 March 1878, in Louisiana, United States, his father, Octave Theriot, was 30 and his mother, Rosa Roy, was 20. He married Marie Laure Theriot in 1898. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Youngsville, Lafayette, Louisiana, United States in 1880. He died on 9 December 1958, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oswald Hyacinthe Octave "Wally" Theriot
Marie Laure Theriot
Marriage: 1898
Joseph Octave Leopold Theriot

Spouse & Children



  • Joseph Octave Leopold Theriot


Parents & Siblings

  • Octave Theriot


  • Rosa Roy




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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 3

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Oswald H Theriot, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oswald Theriot in household of Octave Theriot, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Oswald H Theriot, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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