Pierre Oscar Theriot

1873–1953 (Age 79)
Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Pierre Oscar

When Pierre Oscar Theriot was born on 17 October 1873, in Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, his father, Louis Senegez Theriot, was 26 and his mother, Eulalie Victorine Rivet, was 24. He married Rose Marie Gaudet on 14 January 1895, in Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lafourche, Louisiana, United States in 1880 and Ward Three, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1953, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Oscar Theriot
Rose Marie Gaudet
Marriage: 14 January 1895
Eve Violet Theriot
Simon Narcisse Theriot
Clemile Horace Theriot

Spouse & Children

14 January 1895
Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Louis Senegez Theriot


  • Eulalie Victorine Rivet




  • Louis Apollinaire Theriot


  • Louisa Theriot


  • Male1873–1953Male

  • Ernest Albert Theriot


  • Marie Ernestine Theriot


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Onar Theriot, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oscar Terrior in household of Sanders Terrior, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Peter Theriot, "United States Census, 1920"

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