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Leo Trahan, Sr
Birth: May 5, 1905
Carencro
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1981
Carencro
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA

Leo Trahan,Sr. Son of
Theoville "Theovide" Trahan
and
Anna Weiss Trahan

Husband of
Eleda Cormier Trahan

Leo and Eleda were married October 11, 1924


Children of Leo & Eleda
Harold Trahan
Beanna Trahan Savoie
Leo "Son" Trahan,Jr.
Calvin Trahan
Helen Trahan Wettaw


Siblings
Marie Anatalie "Nathalie" Trahan
Marie Trahan Roger
Honora Trahan
Oscar Trahan
Amanda Trahan Brasseaux
Fedora Trahan Comeaux
Cecile Trahan Comeaux
Helena Trahan Guidry
Adam Trahan
Andre Trahan
Helaire Trahan
Octave Trahan

Siblings (half Brothers & Sisters)from Theoville (father) first marriage to
Reine Merida Martinez

Marie Adonatilde "Donatile" Trahan Domingue
Paul Stinville Trahan
Jean Neuville "Neville" Trahan
Julien Trahan
Marie Sylvia "Sylvia" Trahan
Albert Theoville "Cabert" Trahan
Philbert Trahan

Siblings(half Brother & Sister from Theoville (father) and Jeanne Pamela Martinez
Joseph Philosi "Pete" TRAHAN (Born MARTINEZ
Hellenne "Ellen" (TRAHAN) BOUDREAUX (born MARTINEZ)

Paternal Grandparents
Stanville Trahan
and
Marie Cidaliste Trahan Trahan

Maternal Grandparents
Andrew "Andre" Weiss
and
Anna Gray Weiss


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1910 UNITED STATES CENSUS RECORD

Police Jury Ward 2, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana
May 6, 1910
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DWELING 142/FAMILY 153
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RICHARD, Anastasie, head, f, w, 70, widow, 13 children, 8 living, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, general farm
LeBLANC, Jean Baptiste, laborer, m, w, 65, widow, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field laborer, farm
TRAHAN, Theovide, farmer, m, w, 57, 2nd marriage, married 26 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, general farming
TRAHAN, Anna (WEISS/WISE), wife, f, w, 44, married once for 26 years, Louisiana, Germany, Ireland, house keepher, home farm
TRAHAN, Honora, son, m, w, 22, married 0 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, home farm
CHIASSON, Azena, wife, f, w, 17, married 0 years, 0 children, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, house maid, home farm
TRAHAN, Marie, daughter, f, w, 24, married once, 8 years, 5 children, 5 living, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, Fedora, daughter, f, w, 16, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, Cecile, daughter, f, w, 14, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, Ellena [Helena], daughter, f, w, 12, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, Adam, son, m, w, 9, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, André, son, m, w, 7, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, home farm
TRAHAN, Leo, son, m, w, 5, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Elaire [Helaire], m, w, 2, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
CORMIER, Leonce, laborer, m, w, 20, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, field hand, farm
WISE, Adam, laborer, m, w, 32?, married once, Louisiana, Germany, Ireland, field hand, home farm

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1930 US FEDERAL CENSUS REPORT

Police Jury Ward 6 [Carencro area], Precinct 7, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
April 3, 1930
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DWELLING 36/FAMILY 38
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CORMIER, Honore, head, m, w, 59, married at age 21, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, overseer, general farm
CORMIER, Edmonia [LEBLANC], wife, f, w, 53, married at age 16, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
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DWELLING 36/FAMILY 39
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TRAHAN, Leo, head, m, w, 24, married at age 19, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, general farm
TRAHAN, Alida [Eleda CORMIER], wife, f, w, 22, married at age 16, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Harold, son, m, w, 1, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none

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1940 UNITED STATES FEDERAL CENSUS REPORT

Name: Leo Trahan
Respondent: Yes
Age: 34
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1906
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Louisiana
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Lafayette, Louisiana
Farm: Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935: Lafayette, Louisiana
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 9A
Household Members: Name Age
Leo Trahan 34 - Head of Household
Elida Trahan 28 - Wife
Harold Trahan 11 - Son
Leo Trahan 7 - Son
Calvin Trahan 1 - Son
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Leo's memorial updated August 21, 2016
Kathy S Savoie


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Theoville Trahan (1852 - 1915)
  Anna Wise Trahan (1866 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Eleda Cormier Trahan (1908 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Beanna Trahan Savoie (1931 - 2008)*
  Leo Trahan (1933 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marie Adonatilde (Mrs. Alexander) Trahan Domingue (1872 - 1960)**
  Paul Stinville Trahan (1874 - 1953)**
  Neville Trahan (1875 - 1925)**
  Julien Trahan (1877 - 1878)**
  Joseph Philosi Martinez Trahan (1878 - 1954)**
  Marie Sylvia Trahan Lantier (1880 - 1922)**
  Philibert Trahan (1881 - 1966)**
  Albert Theoville Trahan (1881 - 1969)**
  Helen Trahan Boudreaux (1881 - 1961)**
  Marie Anatalie Trahan (1884 - 1885)*
  Marie Trahan Roger (1886 - 1978)*
  Honora Trahan (1887 - 1972)*
  Oscar Trahan (1889 - 1962)*
  Amanda Trahan Brasseaux (1891 - 1973)*
  Fedora Trahan Comeaux (1894 - 1975)*
  Cecile Trahan Comeaux (1895 - 1977)*
  Helena Trahan Guidry (1898 - 1984)*
  Adam Trahan (1900 - 1973)*
  André Trahan (1902 - 1941)*
  Leo Trahan (1905 - 1981)
  Helaire Trahan (1908 - 2000)*
  Octave Trahan (1910 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Peter Catholic Cemetery
Carencro
Lafayette Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Kathy S. Savoie
Record added: Oct 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59574761
Leo Trahan, Sr
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- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014

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