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John Baptiste Delmas
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Birth: 1817
Death: Mar. 11, 1908

"Death of John Baptiste Delmas"
Mr. John Baptiste Delmas died in this city Wednesday morning at 12:15 o'clock, aged ninety years and three months. He was born in Pascagoula, his parents being Valentine Delmas and Josephine Krebs. Mr. Delmas was educated by a private tutor, and from the knowledge imparted to him he became a successful man of business.

Eight children survive him, they being as follows: Mrs. O.E. Foster, Valentine, J.C., A.G., J.F., C.H., I.P. and Miss Isabella K. Delmas. Thirty-two grand children and fourteen great-grand children are the other relatives left to mourn his death.

The funeral took place from the Catholic church at 10 o'clock Thursday morning, Rev. Father James McGuire officiating in the last sad rites. Interment being made in the Pascagoula Catholic cemetery. Mr. Delmas led an exemplary life and was esteemed by everyone who knew him. To the family we extent sincere sympathy in their hour of sorrow.

Source: Undated obituary clipping from the Genealogy Collection of the Pascagoula, MS Public Library 
 
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 Parents:
  Valentine Delmas (1789 - ____)
  Marie Josephine Krebs Delmas (1795 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Grant Delmas (1822 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Olivia E Delmas Foster (1842 - 1928)*
  Valentine Delmas (1844 - 1923)*
  Morris Delmas (1845 - 1865)*
  Mary Harriet Delmas Jonte (1848 - 1906)*
  Joseph Carlos Delmas (1849 - 1918)*
  Albert Grant Delmas (1851 - 1911)*
  John Franklin Delmas (1853 - 1908)*
  Charles H Delmas (1855 - 1938)*
  Isabella K Delmas (1857 - 1937)*
  Irving Paul Delmas (1860 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emily Marie Delmas Frederic de St Ferol (1813 - 1894)*
  John Baptiste Delmas (1817 - 1908)
  Carlos Delmas (1825 - 1900)*
  Marie Laura Delmas (1827 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Pascagoula
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Row 5 Plot 14
 
Created by: LJH
Record added: Oct 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30575091
John Baptiste Delmas
Added by: LJH
 
John Baptiste Delmas
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