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Octave Janvier BOCAGE[1]
Male 1835 - 1923


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  • Birth  Apr 1835  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Also known as  Octave J. BOCAGE  [3
    Also known as  Octave Samier BOCAGE  [4
    Also known as  Octave T. BOCAGE  [5
    Color-Race  Apr 1835  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    B[lack] 
    Alt. Birth  Abt 1837  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Education  12 Jul 1870  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    unable to read or write 
    Color-Race  12 Jul 1870  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    mulatto 
    Occupation  12 Jul 1870  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    carpenter 
    Color-Race  16 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    mulatto 
    Occupation  16 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    carpenter 
    • According to the census data, he was unemployed for 6 months of the census year.
    Residence  16 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation  11 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    boat builder 
    Residence  11 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    530 Powder Street (Algiers) 
    Color-Race  19 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    white 
    Occupation  19 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    boat builder 
    Residence  19 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    530 Powder Street 
    • The household comprised O. J. Bocage (76, head), children Antonia G. (24), Bonita G (22), John (19), Octavia L. (48, widowed) and a boarder, A. Roux (60).
      O. J. owns the house.
    Color-Race  20 Oct 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    colored 
    Died  20 Oct 1923  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Notes 
    • In the 1870 census, Mary HILLRATE (seamstress, mulatto, born abt 1837) was living in the houshold.

      In the 1880 census, Andrew ROUSE (carpenter, age 30, unemployed for 4 months of the census year) and Frank ROUSE (carpenter, age 28, unemployed for 3 months of the census year) were living in the household. This census did not indicate relationship to head of household.

      In the 1900 census, he is enumerated as a widower. He is the head of household. The household includes Andrew Raine, a 55-year-old boarder who is a ship's carpenter, as well as Octave's daughter Octavie and her daughter Olivia Fontno and his son Toraget (now a widower) and 3 of his children.

      In the 1910 census, he is enumerated as a widower, head of household. The household includes two granddaughters, Antonia and Bonita Bocage, ages 24 and 22; son John, age 19, and daughter Octavia, age 48; plus a boarder, A. Roux, age 60, who is a ship's carpenter. [2, 6, 7]
    Person ID  I2843  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  19 Nov 2014 

    Father  Octave J. BOCAGE, Sr.,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Sophie ASKEDON,   b. Abt 1804, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F958  Group Sheet

    Family  Marie Germaine "Jane" GAYAUT,   b. Abt 1835, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1899, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Marthe Amelie BOCAGE,   b. 5 Jun 1858, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >2. Peter "Paul" BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1859, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >3. Fergus A. BOCAGE,   b. Jul 1860, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >4. Octavia BOCAGE,   b. Oct 1861, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Severine Octavie BOCAGE,   b. 24 Nov 1862, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Hermine BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1863, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1867, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Marie Emma BOCAGE,   b. 29 Apr 1864, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ives Arthur BOCAGE,   b. 19 May 1866, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1867, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Octave BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1867, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Leon BOCAGE,   b. 18 Aug 1868, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Mary BOCAGE,   b. Sep 1869, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >12. Octave Fiest BOCAGE,   b. 21 Jun 1872, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1943, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Bertine BOCAGE,   b. 24 Aug 1874, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1874, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. Germine BOCAGE,   b. 26 Jul 1876, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. Antonio BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1879, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. Remmenice BOCAGE,   b. 1 Oct 1880, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     17. Augustus BOCAGE,   b. 29 Oct 1882, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1882, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     18. Parmela BOCAGE,   b. 20 Sep 1885, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1885, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     19. Lucien BOCAGE,   b. 22 Jun 1886, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1886, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     20. Arthur BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1890, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1896, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     21. John BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1891, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     22. Peter BOCAGE,   b. Abt 1895, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1895, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     23. Mary Evelina BOCAGE,   b. 29 Oct 1898, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1898, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 Nov 2007 
    Family ID  F955  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Apr 1835 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - B[lack] - Apr 1835 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Abt 1837 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - unable to read or write - 12 Jul 1870 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - mulatto - 12 Jul 1870 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 12 Jul 1870 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - mulatto - 16 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 16 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - boat builder - 11 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 530 Powder Street (Algiers) - 11 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - white - 19 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - boat builder - 19 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 530 Powder Street - 19 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - colored - 20 Oct 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Oct 1923 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S45] New Orleans Death Records Index 1804-1949, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.), Bocage, Octabe Fiert, Feb 1943; Vol 219, Page 990 (Reliability: 2).

    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 15 (Algiers). Roll M593_525; Page 812; Image 451. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S18] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-New Orleans Birth Records Index 1790-1899, (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002. Original data: State of Louisiana, Secretary of State, Division of Archives, Records Management, and History. Vital Records Indices. Baton Rouge, LA.), Bocage, Bertine; 24 Aug 1874; Vol 62, Page 742 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S18] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-New Orleans Birth Records Index 1790-1899, (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002. Original data: State of Louisiana, Secretary of State, Division of Archives, Records Management, and History. Vital Records Indices. Baton Rouge, LA.), Bocage, Severine Octavie; 24 Nov 1862; Vol 30, page 61 (Reliability: 1).

    5. [S18] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-New Orleans Birth Records Index 1790-1899, (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002. Original data: State of Louisiana, Secretary of State, Division of Archives, Records Management, and History. Vital Records Indices. Baton Rouge, LA.), Bocage, Marthe Amelie; 5 Jun 1858; Vol 23, page 152 (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S43] Census-US federal-1880, Ancestry.com, (1999.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans; Roll T9_464; Family History Film 1254464; Page 393.4000; ED 88; Image 0448 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S46] Census-US federal-1870 (ancestry.com), (Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census. [database on-line] Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2003-.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 14; Roll M593_525; Page 812; Image 451. (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), New Orleans Ward 15, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: T624_525; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 229; Image: 43. (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S45] New Orleans Death Records Index 1804-1949, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.), Bocage, Octave J.; 20 Oct 1920; Vol 180, page 259 (Reliability: 1).


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