Purvis Trahan

  • Birth 1901 Vermilion Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Death 6 Feb 1924 Port Neches, Jefferson County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Groves, Jefferson County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 34888730

Son of:
Severin TRAHAN of Henry, Vermilion Parish, Louisiana
and
Nancy Rosanna (ROBERTS)
TRAHAN
of Pecan Island, Vermilion Parish, Louisiana.

Grandson of (paternal):
Eloi TRAHAN
and
Eveline "Valine" (LEE) TRAHAN

Grandson of (maternal):
John R. ROBERTS of Georgia
and
Mary Rosaine/Rosanna (VAUGHAN/VAUGHN) ROBERTS of Louisiana.

Cause of death was Pneumonia.

Year of birth estimated. Calculated from age at death.

CENUSUS RECORDS

1900 US CENSUS
Ward 2, Vermilion Parish, Louisiana
June 9, 1900
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DWELLING 116/FAMILY 120
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TRAHAN, Severin, head, w, m, July 1859, 40, married 10 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer
TRAHAN, Nancy R. [ROBERTS], wife, w, f, Dec. 1870, 29, married 10 years, 5 children, 5 living, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana
TRAHAN, Mertie, daughter, w, f, June 1891, 8, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, at school
TRAHAN, Nettie, daughter, w, f, Dec. 1892, 7, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, at school
TRAHAN, Elva, daughter, w, f, Sept. 1894, 5, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana
TRAHAN, Eugene, son, w, m, Sept. 1896, 3, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana
TRAHAN, Leasley, son, w, m, Oct, 1898, 1, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana

1910 US CENSUS
Police Jury Ward 1, Cow Island, Cameron Parish, Louisiana
April 15, 1910
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DWELLING 15/FAMILY 15
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TRAHAN, Severin, head, m, w, 50, married once for 19 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, general farm
TRAHAN, Nancy [ROBERTS], wife, f, w, 39, married once for 19 years, 10 children, 8 living, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Nettie, daughter, f, w, 17, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Eugene, son, m, w, 13, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farm laborer, home farm
TRAHAN, Lesley, son, m, w, 11, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farm laborer, home farm
TRAHAN, Pervis [Purvis], son, m, w, 9, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Eldon, son, m, w, 8, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Hollie, daughter, f, w, 6, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana
TRAHAN, Avis, son, m, w, 4, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Mancell, son, m, w, 2, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none

1920 US CENSUS
Ward 1, Lake Arthur, Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana
January 12, 1920
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DWELLING 69/FAMILY 69
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TRAHAN, Severand, head, m, w, 60, married, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, labor, working out
TRAHAN, Nancy [ROBERTS], wife, f, w, 49, married, Louisiana, Louisiana, North Carolina, none
TRAHAN, Eugene, son, m, w, 22, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, labor, working out
TRAHAN, Leslie, son, m, w, 21, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, labor, working out
TRAHAN, Pervis [Purvis], son, m, w, 19, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, labor, working out
TRAHAN, Eldon, son, m, w, 17, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Holly M., daughter, f, w, 15, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Avis, son, m, w, 13, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Mancel, son, m, w, 12, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none

1930 US CENSUS
Port Neches City, Jefferson County, Texas
Lee Street, Port Neches, Texas
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DWELLING 39/FAMILY 42
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TRAHAN, Sevrian, head, m, w, 70, married 30 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, farmer, general farm
TRAHAN, Nancy [ROBERTS], wife, f, w, 59, married 30 years, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, none
TRAHAN, Leslie, son, m, w, 32, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, laborer, water ----?
TRAHAN, Eldon, son, m, w, 27, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, public wrk?
TRAHAN, Avis, son, m, w, 23, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, long shoreman, boat
TRAHAN, Mancel, son, m, w, 22, single, Louisiana, Louisiana, Louisiana, painter, house

SOURCES:
Texas Certificate of Death
U. S. Census Records
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA RECORDS by Rev. Donald J. Hebert


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  • Created by: Sebastian
  • Added: 16 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34888730
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Purvis Trahan (1901–6 Feb 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34888730, citing Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Jefferson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sebastian (contributor 46550973) .