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Léonce "Leon" Dupléchain, Sr
Birth: Mar. 15, 1857
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1940
Lafayette
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA

Son of:
Joseph Antoine DUPLECHAIN
and
Celestine "Celeste" (THIBODEAUX) DUPLECHAIN.

Widowed husband of:
Marie Angelina "Angelle" (THIBODEAUX) DUPLECHAIN

They were married April 2, 1875 in Opelousas, Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana. His first wife died in 1885.

They were the parents of:
Joseph Napoleon DUPLECHAIN
Joseph Duplessis DUPLECHAIN
Joseph Mentor DUPLECHIN
Cleopha DUPLECHAN
Clophed "Clifford" DUPLECHAIN

Consort of:
Aloysia "Louisa" MECHE

They were the parents of:
Josephine DUPLECHAIN

Widowed husband of:
Marie Victoire (CREDEUR) DUPLÉCHAIN [Also found as CARUTHERS].

They were married July 1, 1887 in Opelousas, Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana. His second wife died in 1915.

They were the parents of:
Clovena (DUPLECHAIN) MECHE
Sosthene "Sostan" DUPLECHAIN

Consort of:
Joanna "Anna" (QUEBEDEAUX) SMITH SIMON DUPLECHAIN MYERS

They were the parents of:
Germaine "Blanche" (DUPLECHAIN) DAVY
Christophe "Chris" "Buck" DUPLECHAIN
Joseph Villere DUPLECHAIN
Léonce DUPLECHAIN, Jr.
Annette Marie DUPLECHAIN
Marie Amelia DUPLECHAIN
Eva DUPLECHAIN
Evelyn DUPLECHAIN

CENSUS RECORDS

1860 US CENSUS
Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana
August 28, 1860
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DWELLING 1083/ FAMILY 1083
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THIBODEAU, Celestine, 41, f, w, farmer, $60, St. Landry Parish
DUPLECHIN, Doralisse, 16, f, w, St. Landry Parish
DUPLECHIN, Amelie, 4, f, w, St. Landry Parish
DUPLECHIN, Léonce, 2, m, w, St. Landry Parish
DUPLECHIN, Alida, 1, f, w, St. Landry Parish

1880 US CENSUS
Ward 2, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana
June 19 1880
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DWELLING 2/FAMILY 2
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DUPLESSON [DUPLECHAIN], Leon [Léonce], w, m, 22, married, farmer, LA, LA, LA
DUPLESSON [DUPLECHAIN], Angelina [THIBODEAUX], w, f, 21, wife, married, keeping house, LA, LA, LA
DUPLESSON [DUPLECHAIN], Nepoleon, w, m, 3, son, LA, LA, LA
DUPLESSON [DUPLECHAIN], Duplesses/Duplessee, w, m, 1, son, LA, LA, LA

1900 US CENSUS
Louisiana State Penitentiary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
June 4, 1900
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DUPLICHAIN, Leonce, w, m, 43, Widow, Louisiana, convict

1900 US CENSUS
Ward 5, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana
June 15 and 16, 1900
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DWELLING 217/FAMILY 219
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DUPLECHEIN, Duplechien [Joseph] (head), w, m, May 1879, 21, single, LA, LA, LA, farmer
DUPLECHEIN, Mentor (brother), w, m, Apr 1882, 18, single, LA, LA, LA, farm laborer
DUPLECHEIN, Cleophid [Clifford] (brother), w, m, Mar 1883, 17, single, LA, LA, LA, farm laborer
DUPLECHEIN, Cleophas (brother), w, m, Mar 1883, 17, single, LA, LA, LA, farm laborer
DUPLECHIEN, Victoria [CREDEUR] (step mother), w, f, May 1860, 40, married 13 years, 2 children - 2 living, LA, LA, LA
DUPLECHIEN, Clofina [Clovena] (half sister), w, f , Mar 1889, 11, single, LA, LA, LA, farm laborer
DUPLECHIEN, Sosthine (half brother), w, m, Feb 1891, 9, single, LA, LA, LA

1910 US CENSUS
Police Jury Ward 1, Rayne, Louisiana
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DWELLING ?/FAMILY ?
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DUPLACHIN, Léonce, head, m, w, 51, married, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, laborer, odd jobs
DUPLACHIN, Joahana [QUEBODEAUX], -----?, f, w, 49, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
DUPLACHIN, Germania, daughter, f, w, 12, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
DUPLACHIN, ---- [Chrisophe], ---, m, w, ? , Single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
DUPLACHIN, --- [Joseph Villere], ---, m, w, ?, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
DUPLACHIN, Leonce, m, w, 6, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
DUPLACHIN, Amelia, daughter, f, w, 4, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none 
 
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 Spouses:
  Marie Angelina Thibodeaux Duplechain (1859 - 1885)
  Marie Victoire Credeur Duplechain (1858 - 1915)
  Johanna Quebedeaux Smith Simon Duplechain Myers (1861 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Mentor Duplechin (1881 - 1937)*
  Clopha Duplechan (1884 - 1960)*
  Clifford Duplechain (1884 - 1959)*
  Clovena Duplechain Meche (1889 - 1958)*
  Soston or Sosthene Duplechin (1890 - 1963)*
  Germaine Duplechin Davy (1894 - 1979)*
  Infant Duplechain (1895 - 1896)*
  Christophe Buck Duplechin (1899 - 1968)*
  Joseph Villere Duplechain (1902 - 1969)*
  Léonce Dupléchain (1905 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint John Berchman Roman Catholic Church Cemetery
Cankton
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Sebastian
Record added: Apr 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69072858
Léonce Leon Dupléchain, Sr
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