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Paul TENETTE, Jr.[1]
Male 1857 - 1903


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  • Suffix  Jr. 
    Alt. Birth  1855  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • per 1870 US federal census
    Birth  Dec 1857  , , , France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    • Ed Note: 1900 census and daughter's marriage record indicate he was born in Louisiana, however, Tenette Family History book says he was born in St. Nazaire, France.
      1880 census reports that he was born in Louisiana and his parents were born in Saxony.
    Gender  Male 
    Also known as  Paul TENET  [1
    Alt. Birth  Dec 1858  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Per 1900 US federal census.
    Education  8 Jul 1870  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    school 
    Alt. Birth  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    • 1930 census says his daughter Marie's father was born in Louisiana.
    Color-Race  8 Jul 1870  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Black 
    Occupation  1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    cigar maker 
    Residence  1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    212 St. Philippe Street 
    Occupation  1890  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Cigar maker 
    Residence  1890-1891  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    165 St. Philip Street 
    Color-Race  7 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    B[lack] 
    Occupation  7 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    cigar maker 
    Residence  7 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    925 N. Liberty Street (now known as Trémé Street), Ward 5, 
    • The household comprised Paul Tenette (41), his wife Emili [sic] (36), children Emile (17), Marie [Clotile] (10), Joseph (7) and Louis (6); and Paul's mother, Florance Valsin (70) and his sister Annette Valsin (34). The house was rented.
    Residence  7 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    925 N. Liberty Street (now known as Trémé Street), Ward 5, 
    • The household comprised Paul Tenette (41), his wife Emili [sic] (36), children Paul Jr (17), Marie (10) and Louis (6), and Paul Sr's mother, Florance Valsin (70) and his sister Annette Valsin (34). The house was rented.
    Occupation  1903  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    cigarmaker 
    Residence  1903  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    925 N Liberty 
    Died  Nov 1903  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Occupation  Abt 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    insurance agent 
    Occupation  Abt 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    restaurateur 
    Notes 
    • On the certificate of his marriage to Emilie Chaligny, his father is identifed as «b»Alexandre Tenette«/b». As of Jan 2013, no record of an Alexandre Tenette has been found.


      Also living in the household with Paul's family in 1910 were his aunt, Annette Valsin, his brothers Joseph and Louis Tenette; and his sister, Marie Tenette. [14]
    Person ID  I37  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  3 Sep 2016 

    Father  Paul Emile TENETTE, Sr,   b. 1815 ?, , , , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Florance VALSIN,   b. Jul 1829, , , , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  , , , France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F78  Group Sheet

    Mother  Mrs. Mary TENETTE,   b. 1813, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F13  Group Sheet

    Family  Emilie CHALIGNY,   b. Sep 1861, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1902, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Jun 1880  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16
    • The marriage certificate of Paul Tenette and Emilie Chaligny reads:
      This is to certify, that it appears from the Records of this office, that on this day, to wit; the Twenty-first of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and eighty and the on hundredth and fourth of the Independence of the United States of America, (June 21, 1880) was registered a marriage, celebrated in the city of New Orleans, La. by Rev. P. S. O'Neill on the 12 day of June 1880 between Paul Tenette aged 23 years (23 years), a native of New Orleans, La. son of Alexandre Tenette and Florance Valsin and Miss Emilie Chaligny aged (20 years) a native of New Orleans, La. daughter of Emile Chaligny and Clarisse Siraphim (sic). The celebration of marriage was performed in the presence of the witnesses Emile Chaligny, Louis Vinet, Aldemar Zino.
      The License was issued on the 22 day of May 1880 by Joseph Jones, an official recorder of births, marriages, and deaths, in the presence of witnesses Emile Chaligny and George Prampin[? signature difficult to read].
      License returned and filed, boo. No. 12, Folio 494. ### [15]
    Children 
     1. Homerile? TENETTE,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Arthur TENETTE,   b. 10 Oct 1881, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1900, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Emile Emanuel TENETTE,   b. 25 Dec 1883, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1936, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. 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
    >5. Joseph Anthony TENETTE, Sr,   b. 13 Jun 1892, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1972, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Louis Samuel "Lulu" TENNETTE, Sr.,   b. 16 Apr 1894, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1959, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Leon TENETTE,   b. 13 Nov 1900, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1900, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Leonard TENETTE,   b. 13 Nov 1900, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1900, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Bertha TENETTE,   b. 21 Mar 1902, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1985, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID  F12  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 1855 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Dec 1857 - , , , France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Dec 1858 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - school - 8 Jul 1870 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Black - 8 Jul 1870 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - cigar maker - 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 212 St. Philippe Street - 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jun 1880 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cigar maker - 1890 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 165 St. Philip Street - 1890-1891 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - B[lack] - 7 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - cigar maker - 7 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 925 N. Liberty Street (now known as Trémé Street), Ward 5, - 7 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 925 N. Liberty Street (now known as Trémé Street), Ward 5, - 7 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - cigarmaker - 1903 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 925 N Liberty - 1903 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Nov 1903 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - insurance agent - Abt 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - restaurateur - Abt 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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 Parish, 5th Ward. Roll: M593_521; Page 220; Image 789 (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S99] Genie: Voici la Famille Tenette, Bennett, Lloyd W. Jr. and Octavia T. English, (New Orleans, Louisiana, August 1986. Created for a family reunion. No folio numbers.) (Reliability: 0).

    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.), Louisiana, New Orleans Ward 5, Orleans Parish, Roll T623_572; SD 1, ED 48, Sheet 11-A (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S43] Census-US federal-1880, Ancestry.com, (1999.), Louisiana, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Family History Fil: 1254461; page 265B; ED34, SD 1, Sheet 34B (Reliability: 1).

    5. [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, New Orleans Ward 5, Orleans Parish, Roll T623_572; SD 1, ED 48, Sheet 11-A Family of Paul Tenette (lines 17-24) (Reliability: 2).

    6. [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 Parish, 5th Ward. Roll: M593_521; Page 220B; Family History Library Film: 552020 Family of Mary Tenet, lines 18-21 (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Sheet 9A, Line 49 (Reliability: 0).

    8. [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).

    9. [S17] New Orleans, Louisiana Directories 1890-1891 (ancestry.com), (Ancestry.com. New Orleans, Louisiana City Directory, 1890 [database online. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original data: New Orleans City Directory, 1890. New Orleans, LA: L. Soards, 1890. New Orleans City Directory 1891. New Orleans, LA: L. Soards, 1891.) (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S17] New Orleans, Louisiana Directories 1890-1891 (ancestry.com), (Ancestry.com. New Orleans, Louisiana City Directory, 1890 [database online. Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original data: New Orleans City Directory, 1890. New Orleans, LA: L. Soards, 1890. New Orleans City Directory 1891. New Orleans, LA: L. Soards, 1891.) (Reliability: 1).

    11. [S85] US-Louisiana Birth Certificate, Mary [Marie Clotile] Tenette (Reliability: 4).

    12. [S694] US City Directories, 1822-1995 (ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, Soards' Directory Co., Ltd. Publishers, 1903, New Orleans, Louisiana, City Directory: page 436, image 600;
    13. [S251] Newspaper/Magazine Report, Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana), 3 Nov 1903, page 5: Vital Statistics. Death of Paul Tenette, 45 Years, 625 N Liberty. Found at genealogybank.com (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), Louisiana, 5th Ward New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Roll 521, Part 1; SD 1, ED 75, Sheet 17-A (Reliability: 1).

    15. [S227] Marriage Certificate, TENETTE, Paul and Emilie CHALIGNY, 12 Jun 1880, New Orleans, Louisiana (Reliability: 2).

    16. [S23] US-Louisiana State Marriages 1718-1925 (Hunting for Bears), Hunting For Bears, Comp., (Source Information: http://ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: Compiled from a variety of sources.) (Reliability: 1).
      Spelled Tenetta in database.


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