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Frances Sarah "Mama Sarah" BARBRE[1]
Female 1885 - 1977


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  • Nickname  Mama Sarah 
    Birth  2 Nov 1885  [2
    Gender  Female 
    Also known as  Fannie BARBRE  [3
    Also known as  Sarah "Mama Sarah" BARBRE  [4, 5
    Education  elementary school for four years as of the US federal census 17 Apr 1940  [6
    Alt. Birth  Nov 1886  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Color-Race  1 Jun 1900  , Pointe CoupĂ©e Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    B[lack] 
    Color-Race  23 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    mulatto 
    Occupation  23 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    matron in a theater 
    Residence  23 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Bienville Street near Gayoso 
    Color-Race  20 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    B[lack] 
    Occupation  20 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    housemaid for a private family 
    Residence  20 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    1322 Saint Philip Street 
    • In the 1920 US federal census, the household comprised Edgar Dobard Sr (33, head), his wife Mary (29), daughter Gabrielle (8), son Edgar Jr (7), uncle Frank Dobard (31), aunt Sarah Dobard (33), and sister-in-law Bertha Tenette (17). The family was renting the house.
    Residence  11 Apr 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    2131 Saint Anthony Street 
    • The household comprised Frank Dobard (41) and his wife, Sarah (41). They were renting for $19 per month.
    Residence  1935-17 Apr 1940  Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Grave Road North of Livonia 
    • The household comprised Frank Dobard (head, 50), his wife Sarah (50), their foster son Fred Dobard (11) and Charles Jefferson (74) a boarder.
      The family lived on a farm valued at $675 owned by Frank Dobard.
      Charles Jefferson is identified as a widower, White, with a year of college, who is not employed and has no income.
    Color-Race  7 Apr 1940  Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Neg[ro] 
    Residence  1959  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    309 DeArmas, Algiers, 
    Residence  1960  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    2908 Saint Peter 
    Residence  3 Jun 1963  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    2908 St. Peter Street 
    • Per lease with Superior Oil Company. For complete list of participants in lease, see Source at end note.
    Died  20 Jul 1977  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 16
    • The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 22 July 1977, page 16

      DOBARD -- Sarah Barbre Dobard, on Wednesday, July 20, 1977, at 2:30 p.m., at Magnolia Health Center; beloved wife of Frank Dobard; daughter of the late Eugene H. Barbre and Alice Williams Barbre; foster-mother of Frederick Dobard, Sr., sister of Lula B. Cohen of Rosedale, La., Dean Mitchell of Meridian, Miss., Louis Barbre of Melville, La., and the late Clara Collins, Maude Saunders, Steve and Dave Barbre; also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
      Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral. Services from Carr-Llopis and Boissiere Mortuary, 1620 Dumaine St. near N. Claiborne Avenue, (parking in rear), on Saturday, July 23, 1977 at 8:45 o'clock a.m.
      Entombment Resurrection Mausoleum, St. Louis Cemetery No. 3. Friends may call after 5 p.m. Friday, July 22, 1977 at the mortuary for visitation and Rosary at 8 p.m. (Carr-Llopis and Boissiere). ###
    Buried  23 Jul 1977  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Address:
    General Offices
    3421 Esplanade Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70119
    USA
    504-482-5065 
    • Requiem Mass at Saint Peter Claver Catholic Church. Entombment at Resurrection Mausoleum, Saint Louis Cemetery #3. Arrangements by Carr-Llopis and Boissiere Mortuary, 1620 Dumain Street near N.Clairborne Avenue.
    Person ID  I118  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  17 Oct 2016 

    Father  Eugene H. BARBRE,   b. Mar 1860, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Alice WILLIAMS,   b. Abt 1864, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F502  Group Sheet

    Family  Frank "Papa Frank" DOBARD,   b. 16 Sep 1888, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1985, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Jan 1918  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    • Papa Frank and Mama Sarah had no children of their own, but when Marie Clotile Tenette died in 1931, her husband, Edgar Dobard, sent one of his children to live with them. Frank and Sarah reared Frederick Sylvester Dobard from age two. In the 1940 census, he is identified as their son. Frank was the brother of Cesaire Dobard, Fred's grandmother.
    Last Modified  17 Oct 2016 
    Family ID  F36  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Nov 1886 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - mulatto - 23 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - matron in a theater - 23 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bienville Street near Gayoso - 23 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Jan 1918 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - B[lack] - 20 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - housemaid for a private family - 20 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1322 Saint Philip Street - 20 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2131 Saint Anthony Street - 11 Apr 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Grave Road North of Livonia - 1935-17 Apr 1940 - Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Neg[ro] - 7 Apr 1940 - Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 309 DeArmas, Algiers, - 1959 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2908 Saint Peter - 1960 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2908 St. Peter Street - 3 Jun 1963 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jul 1977 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    General Offices
    3421 Esplanade Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70119
    USA
    504-482-5065 - 23 Jul 1977 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    BARBRE, Sarah [DOBARD] (1885-1977) obituary
    BARBRE, Sarah [DOBARD] (1885-1977) obituary
    Clipping does not indicate publication or publication date.

  • Sources 
    1. [S331] Correspondence: Barbre, Burt Jr, Barbre, Burt, Jr, 20 Feb 2010 10:226:19 am>, "Proposed Change: Sarah "Mama Sarah" BARBRE (I118)," (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S31] Social Security Death Index (ancestry.com), (Provo, UT, USA. Ancestry.com. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S25] Census-US federal-1900, (Ancestry.com. 1900 U.S. Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. T623, 1854 rolls.), Year: 1900; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 1, Pointe Coupee, Louisiana; Roll T623_577; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 61. Family of Eugene H. Barbre (misspelled as Barley/Barrey) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S7] Genie: Chauvin Family Tree, unknown, (http://web.archive.org/web/20030404000703/http:/members.cox.net/dadsnames/chauvin.txt), p 194, see #591 (Frank Daubard) (Reliability: 1).
      Her family name is spelled as BARBE and BARBRE in this record.

    5. [S3] Genie: Bennett Legacy file (1984 reunion), Bennett, Katherine Tennery, (Interviews with Lloyd Bennett and internet data (Berryville, Virginia, Tennery, Katherine, 2003), Bennett notebook files) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S524] Census-US federal-1940, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 1440, Louisiana, Point Coupee Parish, enumeration district (ED) 39-13, p. 8B, household 145, Family of Frank Dobard, accessed 13 Nov 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 4; Series T624; Roll 520; Page 115A; ED 63, Part 3. (Reliability: 1).

    8. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 5; Roll T625_620; Page 18B; ED 80; Image 787 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Soards New Orleans, Louisiana, City Directory 1917: page 367, image 187; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 25 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 1).

    10. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 5; Roll T625_620; Page 18B; ED 80; Image 787. Family of Edgar Dobard Sr (lines 65-71) (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S102] World War I 1917-1918 Draft Registration Cards (ancestry.com), Selective Service System, (Ancestry.com [database online] Provo, UT: 2002. National Archives and Administration. Washington, D.C.), Roll 1684917 (Reliability: 1).

    12. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 805; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 0113; Image: 379.0; FHL microfilm: 2340540 Family of Frank Dobard, lines 82-83 (Reliability: 2).

    13. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Polk's New Orleans, Louisiana, City Directory 1959: page 229, image 546; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 26 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 1).

    14. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Soards New Orleans, Louisiana, City Directory 1960: page 309, image 340; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 26 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 1).

    15. [S692] Plaquemines Parish Court Records (images), Louisiana. Plaquemines., (Clerk of Court. \i Plaquemines Parish Clerk of Court\i0 . http://clerk25.com), 242: 5, Oil, Gas and Mineral Lease between several members of Silvester Dobard family and Superior Oil Co., 3 Jun 1961; accessed 25 Jun 2016 (Reliability: 3).
      Parties to the lease are:
      OLIVER DOBARD, a widower; CECILE DOBARD, widow of George Hill; ANTHONIA DOBARD, a femme sole; SIDNEY DOBARD, married to and living with Sadie Narcisse, all residents of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, whose mailing address is Rt. 1, Box 563, Belle Chase, Louisiana;
      ELVIRA DOBARD, a femme sole, 1129-31 North Villere Street, New Orleans 16, Louisiana;
      EDGAR DOBARD, married to and living with Amelia LBranch, 1131 North Villere Street, New Orleans 16;
      MORRIS DOBARD, a widower, 1519 Urselines Street, New Orleans;
      EMILE DOBARD, married to and living with Pauline Clay, 630 7th Street, New Orleans;
      FRANK DOBARD, married to and living with Sarah Barbe, 2908 St. Peter Street, New Orleans;
      OLLIE ESCANDE BOUTTE, a widow and resident of New Orleans, 2134 St. Ann Street, New Orleans;
      CELENA DOBARD BROWN, married to Percy Brown, 1521 Dumaine Street, New Orleans 16;
      ANNIE DOBARD DOUGLAS, divorced from Larry Douglas, 1521 Dumaine Street, New Orleans
      VIRGINIA DOBARD MILES, divorced from Manuel Miles, 1120 Adams Street, New Orleans
      LOUIS ESCANDE, married to and living with Louise Daniels, 4101 Clara Street, New Orleans
      FELIX ESCANDE, a bachelor, 2134 St. Ann Street, New Orleans;
      LEANDER SANDERS, maried to Arnolie Sanders, Jr., Rt 1, Belle Chasse, Louisiana;
      ORESTINE BAILEY WILSON, married to Peter Wilson, Rt 1, Box 553-C, Belle Chasse, Louisiana;
      GENEVA DOBARD, a single woman, Rt 1, Box 553-C, Belle Chasse, Louisiana;
      MARTHA DOBARD, a single woman, 823 North Robinson Street, New Orleans;
      CELESTINE BAILEY, a single woman, Rt 1, Box 553-C, Belle Chasse, Louisiana;
      TELESFORE DOBARD, a single man, 1226 Treme Street, New Orleans;
      JAMES BAILEY, a single man, Rt 1, Box 553-C, Belle Chasse, Louisiana;
      ERNEST DOBARD, married to Minerva Smith, 1427 Touro Street, New Orleans;
      LEO DOBARD, married to and living with Eunice Ruiz, 2524 St. Anthony Street, New Orleans.

    16. [S100] Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 22 July 1977, page 16; BARBRE, Sarah (Reliability: 2).

    17. [S100] Obituary, Sarah Barbre Dobard obituary: newspaper clipping in possession of Kathie Bennett (Reliability: 1).

    18. [S5] New Orleans Marriage Records Index 1831-1964, (Ancestry.com. New Orleans, Louisiana Marriage Records Index, 1831-1964 [database online]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.), Vol 40, Page 624; Comment: C Spouse 1 (Reliability: 3).


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