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John Felix Dezauche

John Felix Dezauche

Male 1883 - 1963  (80 years)

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  • Name John Felix Dezauche  [1
    Born 20 Apr 1883  Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 01 Nov 1963  Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Bellevue Memorial Cemetery, Opelousas, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3195  Hollier & Dufilho
    Last Modified 14 May 2017 

    Father John Sylvan Tabor Dezauche,   b. 18 Jan 1853, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1924, Charenton, St Mary, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Aline Emily Capps,   b. 20 Aug 1858, Washington, St Landry, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1908, Melville, St Landry, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 22 Nov 1880  Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F770  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Apr 1883 - Thibodaux, Lafourche, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 01 Nov 1963 - Opelousas, St Landry, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bellevue Memorial Cemetery, Opelousas, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    DEZAUCHE Children About 1888
    DEZAUCHE Children About 1888
    DEZAUCHE Children taken about 1888. From Left: Hattie; Anna; and Felix Deazuche. Original from the Anna Catharine Hinckley Collection held by Mark Edwin Hollier.

  • Sources 
    1. [S266] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Inc., John Felix Dezauche, Find A Grave Memorial# 93453765, accessed 19 Feb 2013.
      Birth: Apr. 20, 1883
      Thibodaux
      Lafourche Parish
      Louisiana, USA
      Death: Nov. 1, 1963
      Opelousas
      St. Landry Parish
      Louisiana, USA

      OPELOUSAS Funeral services for John Felix Dezauche, who died Friday and who is credited with launching the Louisiana sweet potato industry, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the Louisiana Memorial Methodist Church.

      The 80-year-old Dezauche died at 9 p.m. Friday at his home here. He was a native of Thibodaux.

      Interment will be in Belle Vue Memorial Park.

      Survivors include his wife, the former Miriam Thom of Opelousas; one daughter, Miss Miriam (Juba) Dezauche of Opelousas; one brother, Louis Dezauche of Grand Bay, Ala.; three sisters, Mrs. H. M. Gordon of Opelousas, Mrs. Henry Miller of Jennings and Mrs. Cliff Dejean of Plaquemine, and two grandchildren.

      Published in The Sunday Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA), November 3, 1963

      Family links:
      Parents:
      John Sylvan Tabor Dezauche (1853 - 1924)
      Aline Emily Capps Dezauche (1858 - 1908)

      Children:
      Miriam Julia Dezauche (1923 - 1999)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Bellevue Memorial Park
      Opelousas
      St. Landry Parish
      Louisiana, USA

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      Created by: Ron Manley
      Record added: Jul 11, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 93453765

    2. [S243] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, Database online. Number: 434-42-8097; Issue State: Louisiana; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for John Dezauche

    3. [S279] Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900), CD-ROM database, Donald J. Hebert, (Name: Hebert Publications; Location: Rayne, Louisiana;).
      CAPPS, Aline E. m. 22 Nov. 1880 John DEZANCHE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 11575)

    4. [S279] Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900), CD-ROM database, Donald J. Hebert, (Name: Hebert Publications; Location: Rayne, Louisiana;).
      DEZAUCHE, John m. 22 Nov. 1880 Aline E. CAPPS (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. # 11575)