A history of Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana

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Margaret Media, Inc. , Donaldsonville, LA
Interviews, Hi
Statementby Brian C. Costello
ContributionsLeBeau, Murray G. (Murray Genius), 1909-2007
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF377.P55 C67 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 365 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25169972M
ISBN 139780982455111
LC Control Number2010924243

A History of Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana: Brian Costello's research and expertise shine in this consummate history. As an updated and greatly expanded edition of his book of the same title originally self-published inthis Murray G. LeBeaux memorial edition contains an oral history by LeBeaux, as well as heirloom photographs, fully documented text and an index/5(5).

The History of Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana This book chronicles in fully-documented text and heirloom images the rich and colorful story of one of the oldest settlements A history of Pointe Coupée Parish the Mississippi River Valley, from prehistoric times to the present day. A History of Pointe Coupaee Parish, Louisiana book.

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Discover Pointe Coupee Parish like you have never seen it. A history of Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana by Brian J. Costello,B.J. Costello edition, in EnglishPages: New Roads and Old Rivers captures the natural and cultural vitality of Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, as seen in the stunning photographs of Richard Sexton, with text by Randy Harelson and Brian Costello.

Pointe Coupee is one of the oldest settlements in the Mississippi Valley, dating to the s. French for “a place cut off,” the name refers to the area’s three oxbow lakes, separated Reviews: By an act of the legislature of the territory of Orleans, approvedPointe Coupee was incorporated as the twelfth parish, comprehending the parish of St.

Francis. The seat of government was near St. Francis church, and the building occupied as the courthouse had previously served as the seat of authority under the different commands of the.

The Pointe Coupee Historical Society is a (c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by a group of interested local citizens in For more than 37 years we have presented history talks and exhibits, roundtable discussions, educational programs for students and teachers, concerts, plays, films, and many other meaningful community gatherings.

Pointe Coupee Parish Point Coupee is the oldest settlement on the lower Mississippi, having been made by some wandering Canadian trappers as early as Bienville established this place as a military post, before the commencement of New Orleans.

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A History of Pointe Coupee Parish and Its Families, Volume 1 Judy Riffel Comité des archives de la Louisiane, - Pointe Coupée Parish (La.) - pages. Pointe Coupee Parish currently has 5, acres of undeveloped land and nine sites certified by Louisiana Economic Development.

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[Brian J Costello; Murray G LeBeau] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create. New Roads and Old Rivers captures the natural and cultural vitality of Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, as seen in the stunning photographs of Richard Sexton, with text by Randy Harelson and Brian Costello.

Pointe Coupee is one of the oldest settlements in the Mississippi Valley, dating to the s. French for "a place cut off," the name refers to the area's three oxbow lakes, separated from.

Categories: Genealogy, History Resting places of Pointe Coupee’s early residents. By Brian J. Costello, Ct Bn HRE, OT, OLJ. One of the primary questions researchers of Pointe Coupée history and genealogy invariably ask pertains to the burial place of the parish’s earliest residents.

A History of Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, The Murray G. LeBeau Memorial Edition. MargaretMedia, Carnival in Louisiana: Celebrating Mardi Gras from the French Quarter to the Red River, Louisiana State University Press, Collaborative works. Furnishing Louisiana: Creole and Acadian Furniture, "10 Sept Oath of Allegiance to Spain - Pointe Coupée Post" c Pointe Coupée and Fausse Riviere (False River) Census (full transcription in June issue of 'Le Raconteur'): Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4, Page 5 Louisiana Spanish Census Another great place to see the Louisiana Spanish Census!!!.

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Pointe Coupee Book Fair On Saturday, November 17th from 10am until 2pm local authors will be on hand with their books at the Julien Poydras Museum and Arts Center. This is a great time to start Christmas shopping, as there will be lots of local-interest books and cookbooks to choose from and get signed by the authors.

Ann Church and Cemetery: Bourg, LA (Elsie LeJeune) St. Charles: Abstracts of the Civil Records of St. Charles Parish, (Glenn R. Conrad) (Lafayette, LA: History Series, USL, ) St. Francis de Sales Cemetery, Houma (Pat Barber) (Houma,LA: Terrebonne Genealogical Society, ) St.

Gabriel Settlers: The Census of Iberville District in the Province of Louisiana (Winston.

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Mrs. Adrienne Lawrence Claiborne’s original collection is now part of the Pointe Coupee Parish Library’s Historic Materials Collection. Inthe Pointe Coupee Book Club officially began the duties of operating its public library, using some of Mrs.

Claiborne’s materials as well as materials from their own private collections. Pointe Coupee Parish, LA Vital Records. Where can find Pointe Coupee Parish Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records.

Pointe Coupee Parish vital records can be found at the Louisiana Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth and death records since. The Parlange Plantation House (French: Plantation Parlange) is a historic plantation house at Louisiana Highway 1 and Louisiana Highway 78 in Pointe Coupee Parish, init is a classic example of a large French Colonial plantation house in the United ifying the style of the semi-tropical Louisiana river country house, the Parlange Plantation home is a two-story.

Pointe Coupee Parish Courthouse Location in the state of Louisiana: Louisiana's location in the U.S.: Founded. Pointe Coupée Parish offers a wealth of history, culture, and celebrations.

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Festivals begin with Mardi gras parades and continue with the annual antique show, old-fashioned church fairs, farmers markets and craft bazaars, 4th of July activities, Christmas parades, and the season finale, Noel Sur La Fausse Riviere in New Roads.

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Manuscript Pointe Coupee Parish. Census, 1 folder Census of Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, taken in Handwritten original, 14 pages. See: Louisiana. Projects. Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group); Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana Genealogy (Source: USGenWeb); Adjacent counties.

Avoyelles Parish, LA to the northwest ; Iberville Parish, LA to the south ; Saint Landry Parish, LA to the west ; Saint Martin Parish, LA to the southwest ; West Baton Rouge Parish, LA to the southeast. Point Coupee, Louisiana: | |Point Coupee| is the name of an |unincorporated community| located in |Pointe Coupe World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.George Keller, a native of Pointe Coupee parish, La., and one of its most progressive, intelligent and enterprising planters, was born on December 2,the second of seven children born to L.

Keller and Mrs. Chloe (White) Keller, natives of Louisiana and Maryland, respectively; the latter's father being an extensive planter. Mr.“Situated on the east bank of Bayou Grosse Tête, about feet from the water’s edge, this mound commands a strategic site approximately feet south of the confluence of Bayous Fordoche and Grosse Tête,” writes Brian J.

Costello in “A History of Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana.” “The depression in its crown is reported by.