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    Edia Marie Legnon

    Edia Marie Legnon[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

    Female 1879 - 1964  (85 years)

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    • Name Edia Marie Legnon 
      Nickname also spelled Idea 
      Born 9 May 1879  Charenton, St. Mary, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Gender Female 
      Died 15 Dec 1964  Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Buried St. Mary Magdalene Church Cemetery, Abbeville, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Person ID P2570645988  Our Family Tree | Edea Pitre's Ancestors
      Last Modified 2 Apr 2015 

      Father Alexis Legnon,   b. May 1852, St. Mary, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905  (Age ~ 52 years) 
      Mother Aronsia Amelie Moore,   b. 8 May 1856, Charenton, St. Mary, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1894  (Age 37 years) 
      Married 28 Apr 1874  Charenton, St. Mary, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
      Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Francois A Marceaux,   b. 03 Dec 1876, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1939, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
      Married 1894 
      Children 
       1. Calice Valentine Marceaux,   b. 14 Feb 1898, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1978, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
       2. Aroncia Marceaux,   b. 05 Jun 1900, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1986, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
       3. Marie Legnon Marceaux,   b. 05 Jun 1900, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jun 1900, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
      +4. Myra Marceaux,   b. 11 Jan 1902, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Nov 1994, Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
       5. Aurore Marie Marceaux,   b. 12 Sep 1904, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 2000, Port Arthur, Jefferson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
      +6. Lillian Norman Marceaux,   b. 09 Apr 1907, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jul 1938, Jefferson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
       7. Euphemie Marceaux,   b. 25 Aug 1909, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1996, Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
      +8. Adele Marceaux,   b. 14 May 1912, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1958, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
      +9. Marie Olive Marceaux,   b. 10 Nov 1917, Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1989, Golden Meadow, Lafourche, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
      Last Modified 6 Nov 2010 
      Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Event Map
      Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1879 - Charenton, St. Mary, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1964 - Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Mary Magdalene Church Cemetery, Abbeville, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
       = Link to Google Earth 
      Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

    • Photos
      Edia Legnon Marceaux
      Edia Legnon Marceaux
      Edia Legnon Marceaux
      Edia Legnon Marceaux
      Marceaux Family in the 1920s
      Marceaux Family in the 1920s
      Frank seated, Edia in black, Olive leaning towards her father on the left, Ida far left.
      Edia Marceaux with Family
      Edia Marceaux with Family
      Edia Legnon Marceaux surrounded by family, including daughter Olive (bottom left) and granddaughter Olive "Nookie" Pitre (in white, standing to Edia's right), who is pregnant with Edea Pitre.
      Marceaux Family
      Marceaux Family
      Edia, Frank, and baby Olive are in front center
      Marceaux Women
      Marceaux Women
      Seated: Olive Marceaux Sonnier with baby Olive Sonnier, Peggy Hopkins Eagan, Edia Legnon Marceaux, and Adele Marceaux Pappas. Calice Marceaux is standing in back.
      Edia Legnon Marceaux beside Adele Marceaux Pappas' Casket
      Edia Legnon Marceaux beside Adele Marceaux Pappas' Casket

      Documents
      Legnon Family on the 1880 Census
      Legnon Family on the 1880 Census
      Edia and Marie [Olive] Marceaux on the 1930 Census
      Edia and Marie [Olive] Marceaux on the 1930 Census
      Edia and Frank had divorced, but Edia is listed as a widow.
      Marceaux Family on the 1910 Census
      Marceaux Family on the 1910 Census
      The name spellings are butchered! Listed are Frank A., Dea? (Edia), Alice (Calice - son), Arroncia (Arronsia - daughter), Amecia (?), Oreror (Aurore), Ledia? (Lillian), Euphemie.
      Marceaux Family on the 1920 Census
      Marceaux Family on the 1920 Census
      With very interesting spellings, they are: Edea (35), Myra (17), Ora (15), Lillian (13), Famie (9), Adele (7), and Olive (3).
      Marceaux Family on the 1900 Census
      Marceaux Family on the 1900 Census

      Histories
      Maternal DNA: Haplogroup H
      Maternal DNA: Haplogroup H

    • Sources 
      1. [S2645867662] 1880 United States Federal Census, 181C.
        Idea LEGNON
        Birth Year <1877>
        Birthplace LA
        Age 3
        Marital Status S
        Race W
        Head of Household Darius LEGNON
        Relation GDau
        Father's Birthplace LA
        Mother's Birthplace LA

        [2nd Ward, St. Mary, Louisiana]

      2. [S2645887989] 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 3, Lafayette, Louisiana; Roll: 797; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 1020.0.
        Name: Idea Marceau
        Home in 1930: Police Jury Ward 3, Lafayette, Louisiana
        Age: 47
        Estimated Birth Year: abt 1883
        Birthplace: Louisiana
        Relation to Head of House: Head

      3. [S2645870054] 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 6, Vermilion, Louisiana; Roll: T624_533; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 141; Image: 928.
        Name: Dea? Marceaux
        Age in 1910: 27
        Estimated Birth Year: abt 1883
        Birthplace: Louisiana
        Relation to Head of House: Wife
        Father's Birth Place: Louisiana
        Mother's Birth Place: Louisiana
        Spouse's Name: Frank A
        Home in 1910: Police Jury Ward 6, Vermilion, Louisiana

      4. [S2645867104] 1920 United States Federal Census, Year: 1920;Census Place: Police Jury Ward 9, Vermilion, Louisiana; Roll: T625_634; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 110; Image: 988.
        Name: Edel Marceaux
        Home in 1920: Police Jury Ward 9, Vermilion, Louisiana
        Age: 35 years
        Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885
        Birthplace: Louisiana
        Relation to Head of House: Head

      5. [S2645869972] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spring Hill, Vermillion, Louisiana; Roll: T623 585; Page: 22A.
        Name: Idia Marceaux
        Home in 1900: Spring Hill, Vermillion, Louisiana
        Age: 20
        Birth Date: May 1880
        Birthplace: Louisiana
        Race: White
        Ethnicity: American
        Relationship to head-of-house: Wife
        Father's Birthplace: Louisiana
        Mother's Birthplace: Louisiana
        Mother: number of living children: 2
        Mother: How many children: 2
        Spouse's Name: Frank
        Marriage Year: 1894
        Marital Status: Married
        Years Married: 6
        Residence : Police Jury Ward 6 Spring Hill, Vermilion, Louisiana

      6. [S2655423159] 1940 United States Federal Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana; Roll: T627_1461; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 57-8.
        Name: [Mrs.] Frank Marceaux
        Age: 62
        Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
        Race: White
        Birthplace: Louisiana
        Marital Status: Widowed
        Relation to Head of House: Mother
        Home in 1940: Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana
        Street: Bailey Avenue

      7. [S2655423109] Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, Hunting Forebears, comp., (Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).
        Name: Aronsia Moor
        Spouse: Alexis Legnon
        Marriage Date: 28 Apr 1874
        Marriage Place: St. Mary