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Maj Pierre Antoine Bienvenu, Sr
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Birth: Mar., 1703
Lorient
Departement du Morbihan
Bretagne, France
Death: Nov. 13, 1771

Lawyer, Carpenter, Major in the French Militia.

He owned Kenilworth Plantation in St Bernard Parish, Louisiana. Kenilworth was the largest plantation in St Bernard Parish, Louisiana.

He had 6 children with Françoise Claire Allaire (m: 3 Jun 1726 in Kaskaskia, Illinois Territory.)

The Major was the Perpetuel and Receiver of Fines, in New Orleans, Louisiana. He sold this post to Daniel François Fagot de la Garcinière.

He had 11 children, with Marie Marthe DeVince, marrying her on 5 Jun 1754 in the magnificent St Louis Cathedral, New Orleans, Louisiana, where she is actually buried.

Pierre Bienvenu's Website
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Philippe Francois Bienvenu (1671 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Marthe DeVince Bienvenu (1735 - 1802)
 
 Children:
  Pierre Antoine Bienvenu (1761 - 1841)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Bernard Memorial Gardens
Chalmette
St. Bernard Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Kelley Ward
Record added: Jul 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55164674
Maj Pierre Antoine Bienvenu, Sr
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In loving peace
- Kelley Ward
 Added: Jul. 19, 2010
 
 
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