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Mitchell RICARD, Sr.[1]
Male 1898 - 1970


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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Alt. Birth  Abt 1898  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Birth  23 Apr 1898  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender  Male 
    Also known as  Michel RICARD  [4
    Alt. Birth  May 1898  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Color-Race  15 Jun 1900  , West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    B[lack] 
    Residence  15 Jun 1900  , West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Police Jury Ward 5 
    • The household comprised St Luke Ricard (22, head), his wife Rita (23), their son Mitchell (2) and daughter Florence (6/12). They were renting the house.
    Physical Description  12 Sep 1918  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    medium height and build with gray eyes and black hair with no distinguishing marks on his draft registration card 
    Education  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    school for 3 years per 1940 US federal census 
    Draft Registration  12 Sep 1918  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Serial # 279; Order # 518. He gives his nearest relative as Senica [sic] Ricard.
    Occupation  12 Sep 1918  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    day laborer for Schexnayder 
    Color-Race  10 Jan 1920  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    mu[latto] 
    Literacy  10 Jan 1920  [8
    unable to read or write per US federal census 
    Occupation  10 Jan 1920  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    farm laborer working out 
    Residence  10 Jan 1920  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Police Jury Ward 5 
    • The household comprised St Luke Ricord (42, head), his wife Reta (42), their son Mitchell (21) and a niece, Ida (14). The house was rented.
    Occupation  5 Apr 1930  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    laborer 
    Residence  5 Apr 1930  , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Point Coupée Road on Mississippi River, Police Jury Ward 5 
    • The household comprised St. Luke Ricard (51, head), his wife Rita Ricard (52) and their son Michel (32) and daughter-in-law Rosa (31). The house was rented.
    Residence  1935-1940  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Ward 7 
    • In 1940, the household comprised Michel Ricard (40, head), his wife Rose Ricard (35) and five children: Dorothy (8), O.V. (6), Benny (5), Michel (3), and Mary Ellen (1). Michell and Rose owned their home valued at $100.
    Color-Race  29 Apr 1940  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Neg[ro] 
    Occupation  29 Apr 1940  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farm laborer 
    • According to the 1940 federal census, he worked 40 hours per week, 52 weeks a year, and earned $364.
    Buried  1970  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    12887 Hwy 23
    Jesuit Bend, Louisiana
    USA 
    Died  16 Aug 1970  Belle Chasse, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10
    • Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 19 Aug 1970, page 17

      «b»RICARD
      «/b» Mitchell Ricard, on Sunday, August 16, 1970, at 9:00 o'clock p.m., of 204-1/2 Lamarque St., Algiers, La.; beloved husband of the late Rose Dobard; father of Joseph, Bennie, Dorian and Mitchell Ricard Jr., Mrs. Dorothy Deorzan, Mrs. Mary Daniel, Mrs. Rose Hill and Mrs. Doris Smith; brother of Mrs. Florence Bergeron and Mrs. Agnes Bergeron; also survived by 20 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; age 71 years.
      Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral.
      Services on Thursday, August 20, 1970, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, BelleChasse, La., at 11:30 a.m. and wake services Wednesday night, August 19, 1970, at 9:00 o'clock p.m. at Murray Henderson Funeral Home, 1209 Teche St., Algiers, La.
      Interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Jesuit Bend, La.
      Willie and Bailey Funeral Home, 619 Newton St., Algiers, La., in charge of arrangements. ###
      «i»
      [Ed. note: Mitchel Ricard is buried in the Dobard Cemetery, Jesuit Bend, Louisiana.]«b»«/i»«/b»
    Person ID  I823  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  1 Dec 2016 

    Father  St. Luke Hypolite RICARD,   b. 26 Feb 1878, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1937, , East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Anna Rita "Rita" HONORÉ,   b. 28 Apr 1877, , Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1957, , East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1897-1898  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2947  Group Sheet

    Family  Rose DOBARD,   b. 3 Aug 1908, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1960, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage  1928  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • According to the 1930 US federal census, Mitchell was 30 and Rosa was 29 years old at the time of their marriage.
    Married  Jan 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    >1. Dorothy Mae "Mrs. Day" RICARD,   b. 12 Sep 1931, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1980, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Ovide Joseph RICARD,   b. 20 Nov 1932, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1980, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Living
    >4. Living
     5. Living
    >6. Mitchell "Goffie" RICARD, Jr,   b. 28 Sep 1936, Scottville, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1998, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Marie Ellen RICARD,   b. 24 Nov 1938, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 2012, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Dorian J. "Di Z" RICARD,   b. 18 Nov 1942,   d. 2 Jul 1988
    Last Modified  7 Jan 2013 
    Family ID  F260  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Abt 1898 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 23 Apr 1898 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - May 1898 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - school for 3 years per 1940 US federal census - - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Marriage - 1928 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jan 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ward 7 - 1935-1940 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Neg[ro] - 29 Apr 1940 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farm laborer - 29 Apr 1940 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    12887 Hwy 23
    Jesuit Bend, Louisiana
    USA - 1970 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Aug 1970 - Belle Chasse, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S41] Dobard Estate Information: Lobrano & Lobrano, William Allen Schafer, (Letter dated September 27, 2004, requesting contact information of heirs entitled to a portion of the estates of Marie Dobard, Cezere aka "Cesare" Dobard, and A.W. aka "Willie" Dobard. Includes genealogical information compiled by Lobrano & Lobrano. Their file #3383.) (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S227] Marriage Certificate, RICARD Jr, Mitchel (None) and Shirley Mae CHARLES, City of New Orleans Department of Health, Certificate of Marriage; City file #3213; Recorded 6 Dec 1955. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S524] Census-US federal-1940, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 1439, Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, enumeration district (ED) 38-9, p. 1B, household 13, Family of Michel [Mitchell] Ricard, accessed 29 Nov 2012 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, 1930; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 5, Pointe Coupee, Louisiana; Roll: 815; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 6; Image: 768.0; FHL microfilm: 2340550. Family of St. Luke Ricard. (Reliability: 1).

    5. [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.), RICARD, Mitchell. 439-14-4245. Issued in Louisiana before 1951. (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S25] Census-US federal-1900, (Ancestry.com. 1900 U.S. Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. T623, 1854 rolls.), 1900; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 5, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Roll: 586; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0105; FHL microfilm: 1240586. Family of St. Luke RICARD (eroneously written as Salla Ricard), lines 30-33. (Reliability: 2).

    7. [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.), Mitchell Ricard (image 57 of 232) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Census Place: Police Jury Ward 5, Pointe Coupee, Louisiana; Roll: T625_626; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 84; Image: 197. Family of St Luke Ricord [Ricard], lines 93-96) (Reliability: 1).

    9. [S360] Personal Knowledge, Bennie Ricard to Katherine Bennett, 2012, in meeting at Dobard Cemetery. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S100] Obituary, Mitchell Ricard, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 19 Aug 1970, page 17. Accessed via genealogybank.com 12 Oct 2016 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S434] Orleans Parish Marriage Records (on line), Secretary of State, Department of Vital Statistics, ((www.sos.louisiana.gov)), accessed 7 Jan 2013), Mitchell Ricard and Rose Dobard, Jan 1930, Vol 52, Page 451. (Reliability: 2).


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