Cathedral of St. Louis King of France
A MINOR BASILICA — ESTABLISHED AS A PARISH IN 172D
615 PERE ANTOINE ALLEY, NEW DRLEANS, LA. 70116
OBLATE FATHERS 1 April 1977 TELEPHONE 525-9585
Dear Mrs. Core:
This will have to be a "quickie", what with Holy Week coming up,
it's a madhouse.
[handwritten notes] >Marraige Register Vol 2 - (1784-1806)<
Baptismal Book 8 - Page 100 only says:
[handwritten notes] >Jardela con 45, Lartigue con 42<
JOSEPH LARQUE, born Feb. 3, 1808, baptized Mar. 31, 1817, son of
JUAN LARQUE and of MARIA LUISA JARDELA, habitants of the Arkansas,
residing in this Capitol this day. Paternal: PEDRO LARQUE and
MARIA FABIANE. Maternal PEDRO JARDELA and MARIA LANGUEDOC.
Sponsors: JOSEPH MANUEL GUTIERES and PAULINA GRAMPERA. The child
has been given the name JOSEPH MASUREAU LARQUE,
[handwritten notes] >St cyr 30, Vaugine con Vallier 78, Fosy with Ostin 159<
Baptismal Book 7 - Page 11b - Act 60
YSAVEL RAFALL born Jan, 1, baptized Mar. 1, 1812, daughter of ADRIAL
RAFALL a native of Curacas and of MARGARITA FOURCAUD native of
Jeremias of Ste. Domingue. Paternal: JUAN RAFALL and JUANA DEGAS,
Maternal: PEDRO FOURCAUD and MARIANA GOZON.
Sponsors: PEDRO FOURCAUD uncle, and YSAVEL CHADOUIN,
Baptismal Book 1 (1777-1786) is badly deteriorated, and no mention
on page 270 of the FRANCISCO AMBU born in 1777, baptized Feb. (?)
1783, son of JUAN BAUTISTA AMBU and of CATALINA MARTIN. Godparents:
VALENTIN DOBLEN and CARLOTA SIMON.
Same book - page 241
JULIAN AGUSTIN HIMBAU (IMBAU) born April 2, 1781, baptized by the
Chaplain of the Regiment of Louisiana April 14, 1782, son of JUAN
BAUTISTA HIMBAU and of CATHALINA MARTIN. Godparents: JULIAN
LESASSIE and FRANCISCA VILLIERS.
On November 29, 1736 there was a marriage contract signed (nothing to
do with the above names) between ALEXANDRE de RUYER son of ANTOINE de
RUYER and of NICOLE, a native of Paris, Parish of St. Hypolite and
MARIE ANNE TOUSSAINT BOURSELLIER minor daughter of deceased TOUSSAINT
BOURSELLIER and of VINCEN de CORNES, a native of Chatou (?) of Arkansas
of this Province of Louisiana.
On Feb. 10, 1734 at Pointe Coupee FRANCOIS MAYEUX won of PIERRE MAYEUX
and MARIE SELLIER, natives of Arkansas, Bishopric of Quebec married
NICOLLE PROVOST daughter of NICOLAS PROVOST and of JEANNE DUBOS, a
native of Natchitoches.