Tellis Fore Aucoin Sr

19 September 1875–23 March 1953 (Age 77)
Stonypoint, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Tellis Fore

When Tellis Fore Aucoin Sr was born on 19 September 1875, in Stonypoint, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, his father, Valmont Landry Aucoin, was 40 and his mother, Olivia 'Lebie' Stockwell, was 28. He married Kate Atkins Williams in 1900, in Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Police Jury Ward 5, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1920 and Police Jury Ward 10, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 March 1953, in Pride, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Baker, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Tellis Fore Aucoin Sr
1875–1953
Kate Atkins Williams
1883–1916
Marriage: 1900
Tellis Fore Aucoin Jr.
1907–1989
James Cobb Aucoin
1909–1966
Arthur Linsey AUCOIN
1912–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1900
Louisiana, United States
children

(3)

    Tellis Fore Aucoin Jr.

    Male1907–1989Male

    James Cobb Aucoin

    Male1909–1966Male

    Male1912–1999Male

Parents and Siblings

    Valmont Landry Aucoin

    Male1835–1877Male

    Olivia 'Lebie' Stockwell

    Female1846–1923Female

siblings

(6)

    Mary Annette AUCOIN

    Female1864–1864Female

    James Lee AUCOIN

    Male1865–1866Male

    Male1867–1955Male

    Thomas Wallace Aucoin

    Male1870–1916Male

    Female1872–1954Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

French (northern and southwestern):1. from an Old French personal name, Alcuin, of Germanic origin, composed of the elements alh ‘temple’ and win ‘friend’. This name was borne by a famous English scholar and theologian ( c.735–804 ), an influential figure at the court of Charlemagne. The surname has been assimilated by folk etymology to the French phrase au coin ‘at the corner’. 2. topographic name for someone who lived au coin ‘on the corner (of a street)’ or ‘in a corner (of land)’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Telles Aucum in household of Augustus Reames, "United States Census, 1880"
  • S. F. Ancoin in household of Mrs. Lebie Riemes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Tellis F Aucoin, "United States Census, 1940"

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