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Mary Gabrielle DOBARD[1, 2]
Female 1911 - 1952


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  • Birth  9 Oct 1911  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Christened  12 Nov 1911  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Saint Augustine Catholic Church
    New Orleans, Louisiana 
    • Her godfather was Frank "Papa Frank" Dobard; her godmother was Louise [unclear; appears to be Luminais or similar].
    Gender  Female 
    Also known as  Gabriel DOBARD  [5
    Also known as  Gabriella Marie DOBARD 
    Also known as  Gabriella Mary DOBARD  [6
    Also known as  Marie Gabriella DOBARD  [4
    Also known as  Mary G DOBARD  [7
    Alt. Birth  9 Oct 1912  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Color-Race  20 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    B[lack] 
    Residence  20 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12
    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.
    Occupation  Apr 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    clerk in a dental office 
    Occupation  1931-1933  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 15, 16
    maid 
    Residence  1930-1933  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    1129 North Villere 
    • In the 1930 US federal census, the family is misidentified as Dobson. The residents comprised Edgar Dobard (43, head), his wife, Marie (39), their son Edgar (17), daughter Gabrielle (18), and sons Hubert (5), Claude (3), and Fred (1).
      The family was renting their half of the double for $16 per month from the owner, Josephine Levy, who lived on the other half (1131 North Villere) with her friend Eliza Dobard (67) and her brother, Philip Lassere (42). The house was valued at $3,000.
    Residence  1931-1933  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 15, 16
    1129 North Villere 
    Education  8 Apr 1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    elementary school through 7th grade according to the US federal census 
    Color-Race  8 Apr 1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    neg[ro] 
    Occupation  8 Apr 1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    maid in a dentist's office 
    • According to the U.S. federal census, she worked 52 weeks in 1939 and earned $364. She worked 40 hours in the week prior to the census date.
    Residence  8 Apr 1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    1129 North Villere 
    • The household comprised Lloyd Bennett (33), his wife Gabriella (sic) (28), and their son Lloyd (4). They were renting half of a double shotgun for $10/month.
    Residence  Abt 1950  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    1614 Annette Street 
    • Inside front cover of her address book is written: In case of accident please notify Mr. Lloyd W. Bennett Sr of 22 Canal Street (Phone Ma5292) or 1614 Annette Street (Phone By[water] 4921)
    Died  12 Jul 1952  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25
    Cause: metastatic carcinoma of liver 
    • Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 13 July 1952, page 12

      BENNETT -- At the late residence, 1614 Annette street, on Saturday, July 12, 1952, at 12:45 o'clock p.m., GABRIELLE DOBARD BENNETT, beloved wife of Lloyd W. Bennett; mothe of Lloyd W. Bennett Jr. and Ann Marie Bennett; daughter of Edgar Dobard and the late Marie Tenette Dobard; sister of Louise, Hubert, Claude and Frederick Dobard; also survived by several aunts, uncles and other relatives.
      Relatives and friend sof the family, also officers and members of Ladies' Auxiliary Knights of Peter Claver, Court No. 29, and employees of Coleman E. Adler and Sons, are invited to attend the funeral.
      Due notice of time and place will be given.
      Blanding Undertaking Company in charge. ###

      Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 14 July 1952, page 2
      BENNETT -- At the late residence, 1614 Annette street, on Saturday, July 12, 1952, at 12:45 o'clock p.m., GABRIELLE DOBARD BENNETT, beloved wife of Lloyd W. Bennett; mothe of Lloyd W. Bennett Jr. and Ann Marie Bennett; daughter of Edgar Dobard and the late Marie Tenette Dobard; sister of Louise, Hubert, Claude and Frederick Dobard; also survived by several aunts, uncles and other relatives.
      Relatives and friend sof the family, also officers and members of Ladies' Auxiliary Knights of Peter Claver, Court No. 29, and employees of Coleman E. Adler and Sons, are invited to attend the wake this Monday night, July 14, 1952, at the Blandin Funeral Home, 1116 St. Claude street, and funeral on Tuesday morning, July 15, 1952, at 8:45 o'clock. Requiem mass at Corpus Christi church.
      Interment in St. Louis No. 3 cemetery. ###
    Buried  15 Jul 1952  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    General Offices
    3421 Esplanade Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70119
    USA
    504-482-5065 
    Notes 
    • When his wife died in 1931, Edgar Dobard sent his four younger children to be fostered by relatives. His eldest daughter, Gabrielle, who lived at 1129 N. Villere street, took charge of Louise. Claude went to his Aunt Bertha Tennette Cook, who lived in New Orleans. Hubert went to his great-aunt Elvira Dobard, who shared the 1129 side of the double shotgun house on North Villere Street with her friend Josephine "Gramsy" Levy, who lived on the 1131 side. Fred went to his aunt and uncle, Frank "Papa Frank" Dobard and Sara "Mama Sara" Barbre Dobard, who lived on their farm in Livonia, Louisiana, near Baton Rouge.

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      Entries in small address book include unrelated individuals:
      Sr. Mary Ann, 6850 Gentilly Highway, New Orleans 22, La.
      Henry & Lucille Broyard, 3465-1/2 South Arlington Aven, Los Angeles, Ca.
      Mrs. E.A. (Hilda) Bordenave, 2916 W. Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, Ca.
      Marie Dedayl, 2617 Banks Street
      Daddy & Mama, 4227 Thalia St. Phone: Ra0662 next door
      Mrs. August Ferrier, 2534 Elysian Fields
      Marjorie & Walter Hawkins, 2617 Georgia Ave NW, Apt 106, Washington, DC
      Birthday: Marjorie Nov 4, 1911; Anniversary Oct 14, 1949
      Ernesia Knox, 615 East 121 Place, Los Angeles, Ca.
      Clem & Thelma Lombard, 1921 Hope St; BD Clem 1/14; Thelma July 19; Anniv Jan 4
      Phone: Cr2960
      Louis & Libby Lisberg, 1702 Louisiana Street, Covington, La.
      Charles & Lillian Lewis, 2233 Piety Street; Phone: Bywater 2201
      Miss Agnes S. Oser, 3520 Upperline Street, New Orleans 15, La.
      George & Florence Proctor, 932 Belleville; Phone: Algiers 4512-J
      Lillian & Jos. Tureaud, 214 N Galvez St; B'day Joe Jan 11; Phone: Audubon 8739
      Mrs. Felix Tircuit [spell?], 737 Hilltop Road, Springfield, Pa., Delaware County
      Elvira B. Workman, 9406 So. Harvard, Chicago 20, Ill.
      Mrs. Fanny Williams, 1222 Davis Avenue, Mobile, Ala.
      The address book also contained her original social security card and a school photo of her daughter, Ann Marie, dated 1954. [19]
    • (Medical):Diagnosed in January. An biopsy performed during an operation 14 Feb 1952 diagnosed cancer. She died in July. [26]
    Person ID  I3  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  27 Oct 2016 

    Father  Edgar Gabrielle DOBARD,   b. 15 Sep 1886, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1973, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Marie Clotile TENETTE,   b. 16 Oct 1890, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1931, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Dec 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F6  Group Sheet

    Family  Lloyd Walter "Brudjen" BENNETT, Sr.,   b. 25 Nov 1906, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1995, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Jun 1932  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The marriage license was issued on 27 June 1932 in the present of witnesses Edgard G. DOBARD and Marjorie R. CHAPMAN. The license was returned and filed Book A, Folio 23116.
      The marriage took place on 29 June 1932 and was registered on 2 July 1932. The marriage was celebrated by Rev. Father J. L. CONNELL.
      Lloyd Bennett Jr, son of Walter BENNETT and Gabrielle DOBARD, reports that Marjorie CHAPMAN of Covington was the maid of honor. The 1930 U. S. census identifies Mary CHAPMAN as an 18-year-old pupil at the Novitiate of the Sisters of the Holy Family in New Orleans. [1, 6, 27]
    Children 
    >1. Living
     2. Gregoire E. BENNETT,   b. Abt 1940, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1940
    >3. Ann Marie BENNETT,   b. 19 May 1947, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 2015, Sugar Land, Fort Bend, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  17 Sep 2014 
    Family ID  F1  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 9 Oct 1911 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Address:
    Saint Augustine Catholic Church
    New Orleans, Louisiana - 12 Nov 1911 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 9 Oct 1912 - 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 MapsResidence - 1322 Saint Philip Street - 20 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - clerk in a dental office - Apr 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1932 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - maid - 1931-1933 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1129 North Villere - 1930-1933 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1129 North Villere - 1931-1933 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - elementary school through 7th grade according to the US federal census - 8 Apr 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - neg[ro] - 8 Apr 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - maid in a dentist's office - 8 Apr 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1129 North Villere - 8 Apr 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1614 Annette Street - Abt 1950 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: metastatic carcinoma of liver - 12 Jul 1952 - 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 - 15 Jul 1952 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952), wife of Lloyd Walter Bennett, Sr (1906-1995)
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952), wife of Lloyd Walter Bennett, Sr (1906-1995)
    Tenette, Marie Clotile (1890-1931), wife of Edgar Gabrielle Dobard (1886-1973), holding their daughter Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952)
    Tenette, Marie Clotile (1890-1931), wife of Edgar Gabrielle Dobard (1886-1973), holding their daughter Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952)
    Taken in front of 1129 Villere Street, New Orleans, Louisiana.
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr (1906-1995) and his wife, Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952)
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr (1906-1995) and his wife, Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952)
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr and his wife, Gabrielle Mary Dobard
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr and his wife, Gabrielle Mary Dobard
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and daughter Anne Marie Dobard (1947- )
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and daughter Anne Marie Dobard (1947- )
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and her brother, Edgar Gregoire 'Brother' Dobard (1913-1938)
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and her brother, Edgar Gregoire "Brother" Dobard (1913-1938)
    Tennette, Marie Clotile (1890-1931) and Edgar Gabriel Dobard (1886-1973) in back. Edgar Gregoire Dobard (1913-1938) and Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952) in front.
    Tennette, Marie Clotile (1890-1931) and Edgar Gabriel Dobard (1886-1973) in back. Edgar Gregoire Dobard (1913-1938) and Gabrielle Mary Dobard (1912-1952) in front.
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr and Gabrielle Mary Dobard wedding photo in the garden at St. Mary's School, New Orleans.
    Bennett, Lloyd W. Sr and Gabrielle Mary Dobard wedding photo in the garden at St. Mary's School, New Orleans.
    The party included Elbert "Pasquale" Barbarin, Margie Chapman, and a girl Saulay.
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and daughter Ann Marie Bennett (1947- ) in the backyard of the family home at 1129 North Villere, New Orleans
    Dobard, Gabrielle Mary (1912-1952) and daughter Ann Marie Bennett (1947- ) in the backyard of the family home at 1129 North Villere, New Orleans

    Headstones
    Bennett, Lloyd Walter Sr (1906-1995)& Gabrielle Dobard Bennett (1912-1952)
    Bennett, Lloyd Walter Sr (1906-1995)& Gabrielle Dobard Bennett (1912-1952)
    Status:

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] US-Louisiana State Marriage Certificates, Bennett-Dobard (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S602] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-Office of Recorder-Birth Register, Louisiana. Orleans Parish., No. 143, 1078, Mary Gabrielle Dobard (Recorded 16 Nov 1911). (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S602] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-Office of Recorder-Birth Register, Louisiana. Orleans Parish., No. 143, 1078, Mary Gabrielle Dobard. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S604] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-New Orleans, St Augustine Church Records, Saint Augustine (New Orleans, Louisiana, USA), "Certificate of Baptism," 12 Nov 1911, Marie Gabriella DOBARD (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Sheet 9B, Line 51 (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S603] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish Marriage Record/Register, Louisiana. Orleans Parish., marriage record, Book No. 53 (July 2, 1932), Lloyd Bennett (col)-Gabriella Mary Dobard (col), 29 June 1932. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Soards' New Orleans City Directory, 1933: page 444, image 216; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 30 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Sheet 9B, Line 51 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [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).

    10. [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).

    11. [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).

    12. [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).

    13. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Sheet 9B, line 51 (Reliability: 3).

    14. [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).

    15. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Soards New Orleans, Louisiana, City Directory 1931: page 482, image 238; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 29 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 1).

    16. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Soards' New Orleans City Directory, 1932: page 486, image 225; <http://ancestry.com : accessed 29 Apr 2012 (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Sheet 9A, Line 48 (Reliability: 3).

    18. [S524] Census-US federal-1940, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 1422, Louisiana, Orleans Parish, New Orleans, enumeration district (ED) 36-155, p. 6A, household 122, Family of Lloyd Bennett, accessed 13 Oct 2013 (Reliability: 3).

    19. [S96] Bennett, Gabrielle Dobard-Address Book, Bennet, Gabrielle Dobard, (Address book belonging to Gabrielle Dobard Bennett. Written in her own hand.) (Reliability: 1).

    20. [S75] Obituary Index, New Orleans Public Library, New Orleans Public Library, (New Orleans, Louisiana; New Orleans Public Library; http://obits.gno.lib.la.us/nopl/obitindex.htm), Times-Picayune, 1952-07-13, pg 12 col 4 (Reliability: 1).

    21. [S75] Obituary Index, New Orleans Public Library, New Orleans Public Library, (New Orleans, Louisiana; New Orleans Public Library; http://obits.gno.lib.la.us/nopl/obitindex.htm), Times-Picayune, 1952-07-14, pg 2 col 6 (Reliability: 1).

    22. [S75] Obituary Index, New Orleans Public Library, New Orleans Public Library, (New Orleans, Louisiana; New Orleans Public Library; http://obits.gno.lib.la.us/nopl/obitindex.htm), Item, 1952-07-14, pg 4 col 1 (Reliability: 1).

    23. [S84] Genie: Wallace, Carmen (Dobards of Jesuit Bend), Wallace, Carmen, (New Orleans, photocopies of research, photos and certificates, about 2003;) (Reliability: 1).

    24. [S100] Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 13 July 1952, page 12; BENNETT, Gabrielle Dobard (Reliability: 3).

    25. [S100] Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 14 Jul 1952, Section 1, page 2; Gabrielle Dobard Bennett (Reliability: 2).

    26. [S223] Death Certificate, Gabrielle Dobard Bennett, d. 12 Jul 1952; State of Louisiana, New Orleans city file number 4228. Photocopy in the collection of Lloyd and Katherine Bennett (Reliability: 3).

    27. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans; Roll 803; Page 1B; ED 83; Image 900.0 (Reliability: 2).


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