A photo of Emmie Catherine (Ingram) Wallette of Campti, Lousiana, taken in 1966.
Large oval photo of Nancy Russell (1853-1927)and granddaughter. Her parents were Wyley Russell (son of Edward Street Russell) and Malinda Jane Simmons. She and Jackson Thibodeaux(1850-1917) had 12 children, Eliza Jane Adelin, James Alexander, Tissie Ann, Henry Rufus, Kisie Ella Belle, Lottie Ann, Fannie, Mary Josaphine, John Valery, Homer Ivy, Ramie Estelle and my grandfather, Andrew Jackson Thibodeaux.The family lived in Sabine and later in Natchitoches Parishes in Louisiana.
This photo may be Francois Isaac Rachal, born June 25, 1800 to Jean Baptiste Barthelemy Rachal, Sr. and Marie Pelagie Brevelle. It was in an album passed down to his great-great granddaughter through his son, Villere.
This photo of Mr & Mrs. Alfred Mayer is in an album that belonged to Marie Azalie Rachal, daughter of Louis Barthelemy Rachal, Jr. Mrs. Mayer bears a strong resemblance to Louis' other children who were born between 1812 & 1839.
Joseph Arnaudville Lattier was born in Dec. 1851 to Francois Lattier, Jr. and Marie Francoise Phannie Plaisance. He married his 1st cousin, Elvina Lattier, the daughter of Frimin Lattier and Victorine Rachal. He married his second wife,Adele Julia Roge, Jan. 11, 1898.
Joseph died June 21, 1903.
His sister, Marie Francoise Azelina Lattier, married Victor Jean Como Rachal. This photo was in an album belonging to Victor's sister, Marie Azelie Rachal (Mrs. Francoise Isaac Rachal).
Elvina Lattier was born ca. 1850 to Firmin Lattier and Victorine Rachal. She married her 1st cousin, Joseph Arnaudville Lattier, the son of Francois Lattier, Jr. and Marie Francoise Phannie Plaisance. Her son was Savier Albert Lattier, born 1871. She died before 1898.
This photo belonged to Isaac and Azelie Rachal and is labeled Louis Rachal. It is probably Louis Alexander Rachal, Azelie's brother born ca. 1819. His parent would be Louis Barthelemy Rachal, Jr. and Marie Louise Chelettre.
Another Louis Rachal in the family was Isaac and Azelie's grandson (Urbain's son)who was born ca 1876.Other photos in the album lead me to believe it is the older Louis Alexander.
Urbain Rachal was born ca. 1833 to Francois Isaac Rachal and Marie Azelie Rachal. He married Zama Beaudoin and had two sons, Louis and Paul.
Cecile Ernestine Rachal (Mrs. Dave Wallace) was born 10-3-1839.
Her sister, Marie Eleise-Agalee Rachal, (Mrs. Jean Baptiste Anty, Jr.) was born in Jan. 1813.
They were the daughters of Louis Barthelemy Rachal, Jr. and Marie Louise Chelettre.
This photo was in an album belonging to Azalie Rachal, their sister.
Villere Rachal was probably born in the 1830's. Son of Francois Isaac Rachal and Marie Azalie Rachal. He married F. Aurore Frederic 4-22-1873 and their son, Alfred Isaac Rachal was born 9-24-1879. He died before 1887.