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April 25, 1911 (Times-Picayune)

Baton Rouge – Albert Templet, aged 68, one of the most prominent old-time newspaper men and printers in this section, died at his home here this morning from the effects of a stroke of apoplexy sustained on Friday last. Mr. Templet was for many years a member of the Typographical Union. He had been retired from the business for several years and was on the pension roll of his organization.

Houma – J. Aurele Boudreaux, a former resident of Terrebonne Parish, died at Westwego yesterday morning. His remains were brought for burial yesterday afternoon. He is survived by the following children: Mrs. N.C. Elfer, Mrs. Alphonse Dupont, Mrs. B. M. Woods, Asher, Loman, Cuthbert, Lionel, Desmond, Izetta, Una and Grace Boudreaux.

Feb. 27, 1906 (Times-Picayune)

Baton Rouge – Mrs. Justice Charrotte Templet, widow of the late Silvania Templet, died this morning at her home in the city, after a short illness. She was born in West Baton Rouge Parish in 1821 and leaves three sons, Albert, Charles and Victor Templet, and one daughter. She was a sister of the late Major J. C. Charrotte.

Oct. 30, 1876 (Galveston Weekly News)

Oct. 19 – infant of Mrs. Templet, f., stillborn.

May 9 1897 (Times-Picayune)

Donaldsonville – Another gallant old warrior, who served the southland from 1861 to 1865 on the battle fields of Virginia, has gone to his final rest. Camille Templet Sr., aged 62 years, a native of Assumption Parish, a member of the Donaldsonville Artillery, commanded by the late Major Victor Maurin, serving throughout the Virginia campaign, departed this life at his residence in Assumption, at 2 o’clock a.m. yesterday and was buried from the Assumption Catholic Church.

Jan. 8 1919 (Times-Picayune)

Plaquemine – Albert A. Marionneaux, aged 75, died at his residence here yesterday and was buried from St. John’s Catholic Church. He leaves a widow and the following children: Albert J., Philo, Mrs. James Kleinpeter, Mrs. Edgar Templet, Mrs. James Landry, Mrs. Thompson Seymour and Mrs. Richard Morrison.

May 2, 1913 (Times-Picayune)

Napoleonville – Mrs. Ulgere Marquette, nee Camilia Templet, aged 52 years, a resident of this town, died yesterday after a prolonged illness. Funeral service was held at St. Anne’s Catholic Church and burial took place in Plattenville.

March 25, 1907 (Times-Picayune)

Napoleonville – The funeral of Mrs. Nellie Lalande Templet, wife of Gus Templet, prominent planter, who died last night, took place today at Assumption Church, Plattenville. Mrs. Templet was 28 years old. She was the daughter of the late Colonel Anatole Lalande, prominent sugar planter, and a sister-in-law of Rep. John Marks.

Feb. 17, 1914 (Times-Picayune)

On Monday, Feb. 10, 1914, at 11:30 a.m., Mrs. J. Templet (died). The funeral will take place this Tuesday at 3 p.m. from the residence of her mother, Mrs. M. Gluck, 607 Robert St.

Jan. 9, 1912 (Times-Picayune)

On Monday, Jan. 8, 1912, at 5 p.m., Bridget McNamara, beloved widow of Thos. J. Fitzgerald, a native of the county of Tipperary, Ireland, and a resident of the city of New Orleans for the past 61 years. The relatives, friends and acquaintances of the family, also her sons, Thos. J. Lawrence, A. and John J. Fitzgerald, are respectively invited to attend the funeral, which will take place from the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Joseph D. Templet, 1824 Annunciation St., on Wednesday. Interment in St. Patrick Cemetery No. 1.

Oct. 15, 1910 (Times-Picayune)

Napoleonville – Rodolph Templet died at his home near Plattenville yesterday, at the age of 85. Funeral services and interment took place today in Plattenville. Mr. Templet was a sugar boiler on the Georgia Plantation of Blanchard Brothers. He leaves a wife and several children.

March 8, 1908 (Times-Picayune)

Napoleonville – John Templet, aged 38 years, died at his home near here last night. He was a brother of Camille Templet, manager of Cleveland Plantation, and of Mrs. Ulger Marquette.

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Giroir family obits

July 3, 1918 – New Orleans Times-Picayune

Franklin – Mrs. J.B. Giroir, 76, died at her home today. Interment in the Franklin cemetery. Mrs. Giroir is survived by two daughters and two sons.

Nov. 8, 1919 – New Orleans Times-Picayune

Paincourtville – Amedee Giroir of Klotzville died Wednesday. Burial took place at the Elizabeth Catholic Church. He was a Confederate veteran, 80 years old. Survived by wife and two sons, Frank and Charles.

April 8, 1915 – New Orleans Times-Picayune

Baldwin – Mrs. Addie Mora Giroir died Tuesday night at her home here. She was 33 years old.

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Historic Louisiana obits

New Orleans Times (July 14, 1878)

MONTET – On Thursday morning, July 11, 1878, at half-past 2 o’clock, Pierre Montet, native of France, aged 75 years.

GAUDET – At Mousecour’s Plantation, Plaquemines parish, Wednesday, July 10, 1878, at 6 o’clock a.m., Paul P., son of Michel D. Gaudet Sr. and Celestine Landry, aged 17 years, 2 months and 25 days.

Times-Picayune (Feb. 11, 1894)

PENISSON – On Saturday, Feb. 10, 1894, A. E. Penisson, killed in a wreck on the Texas and Pacific Railroad, aged 56 years.
The funeral will take place this Sunday evening at Bayou Boeuf, La. at 1:30 o’clock.

Times-Picayune (May 12, 1913)

LAKE CHARLES, May 10 – J.O. Boudreaux, aged 87, died today at the home of his daughter, Mrs. C. Le Blanc. His remains were shipped tonight to Bayou Boeuf, his former home.

Times-Picayune (April 5, 1903)

Lafayette, April 4 – Felix LeBlanc, aged 50, son of J.O. LeBlanc, died suddenly this evening near Scott. The deceased, with a number of friends, had partaken of a hearty dinner and expired in the midst of his company.

Times-Picayune (Feb. 11, 1911)

DUPUIS – On Friday, Feb. 10, 1911, at 10 a.m., Emile E. Dupuis, beloved husband of Louise Hotard, aged 48 years, a native of Bayou Boeuf and a resident of Algiers for 27 years.

Times-Picayune (March 5, 1907)

AUCOIN – On Monday, March 4, 1907, at 9:15 a.m., Ernet C. Aucoin, beloved husband of Phillie Dunn, aged 38 years, a native of Bayou Boeuf and a resident of Algiers for 16 years.

Times-Picayune (April 25, 1904)

Thibodaux, April 24 – Mrs. Felicien Toups, whose maiden name was Ezilda Gaude, died at 4:30 this morning, aged 57 and 8 months. The deceased resided near Lafourche Crossing. She was the mother of four children.