Antonia Josephine Lafitte Kilshaw

Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 23 Jun 1880 (aged 25)
Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 93305348 · View Source
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AKA Josephine Antonia Kilshaw

Married John Powers Kilshaw on October 15, 1879. In the 1880 census she is living with her husband and in-laws and identified as "daughter". The census was taken June 2, 1880 and Antonia died June 23, 1880.

KILSHAW-At a quarter past 4 Wednesday morning, June 23d, 1880, Mrs. JOHN KILSHAW, nee Lafitte.

The friends and acquaintances of the two families are invited to attend her funeral, which will take place Thursday morning, at 10 o'clock, from the residence of her father, Mr. Charles Lafitte, No. 242 Rampart Street.

Times-Picayune, June 24, 1880, page 4

Note: This is NOT the same Josephine that married A.D. DeVoltz. There are several ill-informed people who have mixed the two Josephines despite: 1)Different Parents, 2)different dates of birth, 3) different places of birth, 4)different husbands and 5)different death dates.



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  • Added: 8 Jul 2012
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