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Constant Legere
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1837
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 19, 1923
Rayne
Acadia Parish
Louisiana, USA

Pvt Co E 26th LA Infantry C.S.A.
Civil War Confederate Soldier

"Legerre [sic], Constant, Pvt. Co. E, 26th La. Inf. Roll for Sept. and Oct., 1862 (only Roll on file), En. March 13, 1862, Vermilionville, for the War. Reported absent, with remarks: On sick furlough in Louisiana since July 15, 1862."

Son of Hypolite Paul and Marcellite (Lebert) Legere, Constant married:

1. Estelle Fannie Babineau(x)
2. Eudalie (or Idolie) Landry
3. Marie Irma Guidry, and
4. Marie Octavie McBride Stemmann.

Constant was a farmer who spent most of his life in Ossun, a community near Scott, Lafayette Parish, LA. He had 17 children and 4 stepchildren among his four marriages. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  
Marcelite Lebert Legere (1805 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Octavie McBride Legere (1859 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Euclide Legere (1863 - 1949)*
  Marie Ovilia Legere Guidry (1865 - 1927)*
  Estelle Catherine Legere Hernandez (1867 - 1930)*
  Marie Idalie Legere Malapart (1878 - 1901)*
  Joseph Alexandre Legere (1882 - 1941)*
  Mary Odette Legere (1884 - 1944)*
  Elia Legere Hall (1889 - 1956)*
  Mary Evia Legere Hardy (1891 - 1962)*
  Marie Anita Legere O'Toole (1893 - 1967)*
  Fabien Legere (1895 - 1916)*
  Claude Legere (1898 - 1976)*
 
 Sibling:
  Hypolite Paul Leger (1832 - 1887)*
  Constant Legere (1837 - 1923)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Double headstone with daughter Marie Odette Legere
 
Burial:
Saint Peter Catholic Cemetery
Carencro
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Liz
Originally Created by: David Hill
Record added: Nov 22, 2006
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