Gustave Joseph Bouligny

27 January 1814–28 July 1859 (Age 45)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Gustave Joseph

When Gustave Joseph Bouligny was born on 27 January 1814, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, Charles Joseph Dominique Bouligny, was 40 and his mother, Ana Artemisa Le Blanc, was 28. He married Octavie Fortier in 1839, in Hahnville, St. Charles, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 28 July 1859, in Pass Christian, Harrison, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gustave Joseph Bouligny
1814–1859
Octavie Fortier
1819–1893
Marriage: 1839
Felicite Bouligny
1839–1888
Private
Gustave Bouligny
1840–1890
Joseph Edmond Bouligny
1842–1890
Adelaide Alice Bouligny
1844–1866
Arthemise Bouligny
1846–1911
Dominique Bouligny
1850–1866
Octavie Estaire Bouligny
1852–1928
Septima Bouligny
1852–1911
Anne Nathalie Bouligny
1857–1912

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1839
Hahnville, St. Charles, Louisiana, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    Charles Joseph Dominique Bouligny

    Male1773–1832Male

    Ana Artemisa Le Blanc

    Female1785–1848Female

siblings

(13)

    Francisco Bouligny

    Male1803–Male

    Ursin Bouligny Jr

    Male1806–1846Male

    Marie Sophie Bouligny

    Female1807–1878Female

    Leontine Juliette Bouligny

    Female1808–1864Female

    Luisa Modesta Bouligny

    Female1810–1892Female

+8 More Children

World Events (5)

1817

Age 3

Mississippi is the 20th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 16

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.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Gustave Bauligny, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Veuve De Veuve De Gustave Bouligny in entry for Dame Dame Octavia Fortier, "Louisiana, Orleans Parish, State Museum Historical Center, Cemetery Records, 1805-1944"
  • Gustave Bouligny, "Louisiana, Orleans Parish, State Museum Historical Center, Cemetery Records, 1805-1944"

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