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Léon Emile VANNIER[1]
Male 1853 -


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  • Birth  1852-1853  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • The 1900 and 1920 censuses indicates that his father was born in Germany, his mother and he were born in Louisiana.
    Gender  Male 
    Also known as  Léon VANNIER  [4
    Alt. Birth  1853  , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Color-Race  12 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mulatto 
    Residence  12 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • The household comprised Emile Vanier (25), his wife Felicie (22), and their children Charles (2) and Felicie (2 months).
    Color-Race  11 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    White 
    Occupation  11 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    letter carrier 
    Residence  11 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    2112 Conti Street 
    Witness  15 Aug 1903  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    the marriage of his daughter Alice Martha to Freerick Victor Fauria 
    Color-Race  15 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    White 
    Occupation  15 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    postman for the U.S. Government 
    Residence  15 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    2430 Barracks Street 
    Occupation  16 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    letter carrier for the post office 
    Residence  16 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1546 North Johnson 
    • He owned his home free and clear of mortgage.
    Died  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I1668  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  8 Nov 2014 

    Father  Jacob VANNIER,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Madeleine FERNANDEZ,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F726  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary Felicie FORT,   b. 9 Nov 1859, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1940, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Apr 1878  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Text of marriage certificate:
      "This is to certify, That it appears from the Records of this office, that on this day, to wit the fourth of May in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seventy-eight and the one hundreth and second of the Independence of the United States of America (May 4, 1878) was registered a marriage celebrated in the city of New Orleans, La., by Hon. J. L. Laresche 3 J.of Peace on the 26 day of April 1878 between «b»Leon Vannier «/b»aged twenty-five years (25 years), a native of Louisiana, son of Jacob Vannier and Madeleine Fernandez and «b»Mary Felicie Fort«/b» (aged 21 years), a native of Louisiana daughter of «b»Onesime Fort «/b»and «b»Celina Joubert.«/b»
      The celebration of marriage was perfomed in presence of witnesses O.T. Fernandez, J. Lambère. The license was issued on the 26 day of April 1878 by Hon. John L. Laresche 3 Justice of the Peace, in presence of the witnesses O. T. Fernandez, J. Lambère. [Returned and filed Book No. 10, Folio 192]"

      (Note: her age is given as 21 years on the marriage certificate, but her date of birth per the California Death index is given as 1859, which would make her 18 years old at the time of her marriage.) [10]
    Children 
     1. Charles VANNIER,   b. Jul 1877, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1944 ?
    >2. Alice Martha VANNIER,   b. 16 Mar 1880, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970, , , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Ida Mary VANNIER,   b. 6 Apr 1882, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1972, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Leon J. VANNIER,   b. 11 Aug 1885, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1960, , Contra Costa, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Henry C. VANNIER,   b. 6 Aug 1889, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1969, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Emile C. VANNIER,   b. 19 Sep 1890, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1960, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Elizabeth VANNIER,   b. Abt 1894, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  15 Feb 2006 
    Family ID  F567  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1852-1853 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 1853 - , , , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Apr 1878 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Mulatto - 12 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - White - 11 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - letter carrier - 11 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2112 Conti Street - 11 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - the marriage of his daughter Alice Martha to Freerick Victor Fauria - 15 Aug 1903 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - White - 15 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - postman for the U.S. Government - 15 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2430 Barracks Street - 15 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - letter carrier for the post office - 16 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1546 North Johnson - 16 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S43] Census-US federal-1880, Ancestry.com, (1999.), Year: 1880; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 460; Family History Film: 1254460; Page: 82C; Enumeration District: 031; Image: 0166. Family of Emile Vannier (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S25] Census-US federal-1900, (Ancestry.com. 1900 U.S. Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. T623, 1854 rolls.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 4; Roll T623_571; Page 18B; ED 39 (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 7; Roll T625_621; Page 21A; ED 122; Image 484 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S54] Ancestry World Family Tree Project, (Ancestry.com: a collection of family trees uploaded by the authors and updated from time to time. The source for much of this information is not cited, so any information gained from this source is given a validity rating of 1.), Flotto & Brandfas Ancestors (Reliability: 1).
      Contact: Linda Flotto flotto@olypen.com
      On-line database updated Sat Aug 25, 2001

    5. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Louisiana, Police Jury Ward 10, St. Tammany; Roll T625_632, page 6A, ED 101, Image 441 (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S43] Census-US federal-1880, Ancestry.com, (1999.), 1880; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 460; Family History Film: 1254460; Page: 82C; Enumeration District: 031; Image: 0166. Family of Emile Vanier (Reliability: 1).
      (Note: The on-line image is indistinct. Information is taken from the indexing information provided by ancestry.com)

    7. [S43] Census-US federal-1880, Ancestry.com, (1999.), 1880; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 460; Family History Film: 1254460; Page: 82C; Enumeration District: 031; Image: 0166. Family of Emile Vanier (Reliability: 1).
      «i»(Note: The on-line image is indistinct. Information is taken from the indexing information provided by ancestry.com)«/i»

    8. [S227] Marriage Certificate, FAURIA, Frederick Victor and Alice Martha Vannier, 15 Aug 1903 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 6; Roll T624_521; Page 164A; ED 99 (Reliability: 1).

    10. [S82] US-Louisiana State Marriage Certificates, VANNIER-FORT, Vol 10, Page 192 (Reliability: 1).


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