Daigrepont Family Photo Album
Collection by Evelyn Daigrepont Bierniat
The adults standing from left to right are Estella Dufour, Henry Dubroc, Rosenville Ortego and Euphemia Dubroc. Sitting are Felicien Dubroc and Marie Laborde. The children from left to right are Percy Dubroc, Camille Dubroc, Florian Dubroc, Mayo Ortego and Winnis Ortego. The Dubroc children are the sons of Henry and Estella. Mayo is Rosenville and Euphemia's son. Winnis is Rosenville's nephew. The picture was taken before 20 March 1918 as Henry died on that day. Estella then married Henry's brother, Willie Dubroc. They had 2 daughters, Ethel and Louella. Felicien Dubroc was born May 14, 1846 in Avoyelles Parish, LA.
The marriage document of Felicien Dubroc and Marie Laborde
Note: This is a picture of my grandmother Sidonia, Michel's mother. Sidonia was born October 6, 1878 and death is unknown (abt. 1920?)
Elize's record of his children's birth dates.
Note: This is a picture of my grandfather, Elize Daigrepont, Michel's father. Elize was born 1879? and died November 5, 1938.
Note: This is a picture of my grandmother, who is Elize Daigrepont's second wife, Regina Dupuy. Sidonia Dubroc, Elize's first wife died when the Daigrepont children were all very young. Regina then married Elize and raised his and Sidonia's children. Regina and Elize did not have any children of their own. In this 1954 picture, Regina is standing with Leo Daigrepont.
Note: This is a picture of my father, Mitchell Daigrepont. Michel was born May 2, 1915 and died June 16, 1955.
Note: Service picture of Michel Daigrepont taken around 1938?
Note: This is a picture of my father's oldest brother, Leo Daigrepont. He married Cecile Duplechin October 16, 1928. Leo was born born October 8, 1903 and died July 8, 1975.
Note: This is a picture of Cecile (Nean) Duplechin and Leo Daigrepont taken in 1954.
Note: This is Leo "Pope" Daigrepont, taken around 1950 in his Roosevelt Hotel uniform.
Note: This one is Leo and Cecile Daigrepont's four sons. It was taken in Cottonport 1945. From left to right is Hayward Daigrepont, Melvin Daigrepont, Ray Daigrepont and Clovis J Barron.
Note: Here is Melvin James Daigrepont in 1937. Melvin is Leo Daigrepont and Cecile Duplechin Daigrepont's son.
Note: This is a picture of my father's brother, Horace Daigrepont. Horace was in the service all his working life. Horace was born May 7, 1909 and died July 13, 1981.
Note: Another picture of Horace Daigrepont, when he was young. Horace was born May 7, 1909 and died July 13, 1981.
Note: This is a picture of Edward Daigrepont, my father's brother. Edward was born March 29, 1905 and death is unknown.
Note: This is a picture of my father's two brothers with their wifes. From left to right, Edward Daigrepont, Hilda Jeansonne Daigrepont, Leo Daigrepont and Cecile Duplechin Daigrepont taken Nov. 1954.
Note: This picture was taken in Nov. 1954. These are Edward Daigrepont's daughters: Gloria Daigrepont, Mildred Daigrepont, Cecilia Daigrepont and one unidentified.
Note: This 1940's picture is of my father's sister, Agatha Daigrepont. Emma (Agatha) Daigrepont was born Mar. 10, 1920 and was married to Vital Smith. She is buried in the Simmesport Cemetary.
Note: This 1940's picture is of my father's sister, Florence Daigrepont. Florence Daigrepont was born March 21, 1911 and was married to Ormas Lemoine. Florence died in 1951.
Note: Evelyn was born February 28, 1950. This is a picture of me back in 1956. I still have the bride doll in this picture, the baby picture and my mom's wedding picture. The little dog you see behind me is one of the first presents my dad gave my mother... I have that to. :-}
Note: Felicien and Marie Dubroc photo was sent to me by James Dubroc
Note: Sidonia Dubroc Daigrepont, Elize Daigrepont, Mitchell Daigrepont, Horace Daigrepont, and Edward Daigrepont photos were given to me by Verdie Lemoine. Verdie's mother Florence Daigrepont and my father are sister and brother.
Note: Edward and his wife and children, Leo and his wife and children, Agatha Daigrepont, Florence Daigrepont and Melvin Daigrepont pictures were sent to me by Melvin Daigrepont. (9 photos sent 6/3/99)
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