Ascension Parish, Louisiana

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Ascension Parish's civil records start the following years:
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1763
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1810
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Ascension Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
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See an interactive map of Ascension Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[http://www.africanamericanmuseum.org/index.html River Road African American Museum]
 
*[http://www.africanamericanmuseum.org/index.html River Road African American Museum]
  
==== Biographies ====
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==== Biographies ====
  
[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/aucionka.txt Aucoin, Kleber A]. <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/Babinbio.txt Babin,Louis U. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/barlandc.txt Barland, Rev. Charles D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/bradforw.txt Welman Bradford ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/bringier.txt The Bringier Family ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/brumfidc.txt Daniel C. Brumfield, MD] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/cushmanm.txt Millard R. M. Cushman] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/daviswv.txt William V. Davis ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/dehonla.txt Louis A. Dehon, Jr., DDS ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/dukejame.txt Duke, James R. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gautreau.txt Lucien Gautreau ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gonzalea.txt Allen T. Gonzales ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gonzalej.txt Joseph Gonzales ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/guedrya.txt Adam Guedry ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/hansonjd.txt John D. Hanson, MD ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/hargis.txt Levi M. Hargis ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/landryal.txt Landry, Arthur L. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/leblancj.txt J. C. LeBlanc ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/lechep.txt Hon. Paul Leche ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/martinaw.txt Allen W. Martin, MD ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/mcculloh.txt Richard McCulloh ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/mileswp.txt Gen. William P. Miles ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/nolanjt.txt Capt. John T. Nolan ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/ohemeyer.txt Diedrich Ohemeyer] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/oschwald.txt Charles Oschwald ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/odomtb.txt Thomas B. Odom ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/painchau.txt Edward F. Painchaud ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/reussgb.txt George B. Reuss ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/ruscajl.txt John L. Rusca ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stamantg.txt Guy S. St. Amant, M.D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stmartin.txt J. E. St. Martin ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stmartsh.txt Samuel H. St. Martin ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/simsrobn.txt Hon. Robert Nichols Sims] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/tellerj.txt James Teller ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/thibodau.txt Paul T. Thibodaux, M.D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/tiraned.txt Edward Tiran ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/webrejld.txt Joseph L. Webre, DDS ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/webrtl.txt Theo. L. Webre, DDS]<br>
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/aucionka.txt Aucoin, Kleber A]. <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/Babinbio.txt Babin,Louis U. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/barlandc.txt Barland, Rev. Charles D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/bradforw.txt Welman Bradford ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/bringier.txt The Bringier Family ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/brumfidc.txt Daniel C. Brumfield, MD] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/cushmanm.txt Millard R. M. Cushman] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/daviswv.txt William V. Davis ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/dehonla.txt Louis A. Dehon, Jr., DDS ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/dukejame.txt Duke, James R. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gautreau.txt Lucien Gautreau ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gonzalea.txt Allen T. Gonzales ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/gonzalej.txt Joseph Gonzales ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/guedrya.txt Adam Guedry ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/hansonjd.txt John D. Hanson, MD ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/hargis.txt Levi M. Hargis ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/landryal.txt Landry, Arthur L. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/leblancj.txt J. C. LeBlanc ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/lechep.txt Hon. Paul Leche ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/martinaw.txt Allen W. Martin, MD ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/mcculloh.txt Richard McCulloh ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/mileswp.txt Gen. William P. Miles ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/nolanjt.txt Capt. John T. Nolan ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/ohemeyer.txt Diedrich Ohemeyer] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/oschwald.txt Charles Oschwald ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/odomtb.txt Thomas B. Odom ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/painchau.txt Edward F. Painchaud ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/reussgb.txt George B. Reuss ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/ruscajl.txt John L. Rusca ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stamantg.txt Guy S. St. Amant, M.D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stmartin.txt J. E. St. Martin ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/stmartsh.txt Samuel H. St. Martin ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/simsrobn.txt Hon. Robert Nichols Sims] <br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/tellerj.txt James Teller ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/thibodau.txt Paul T. Thibodaux, M.D. ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/tiraned.txt Edward Tiran ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/webrejld.txt Joseph L. Webre, DDS ]<br>[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/bios/webrtl.txt Theo. L. Webre, DDS]<br>  
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1111 FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ascension Parish cemeteries.
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1111 FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Ascension Parish cemeteries.  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=66888 Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=66888 Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1975082 Carpenters Chapel Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1975082 Carpenters Chapel Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=67294 Cornerview Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=67294 Cornerview Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2259135 Donaldsonville Protestant Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2259135 Donaldsonville Protestant Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1960740&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1960740&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67826&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Hope Haven Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67826&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Hope Haven Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68071&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Lusk Cemetery]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68071&CScnty=1111&CSsr=21& Lusk Cemetery]
  
 
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==== Census  ====
 
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/1810asce.txt 1810 Head of Families]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/1810asce.txt 1810 Head of Families]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/1810asc.txt 1810 US Census]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/1810asc.txt 1810 US Census]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/ascens30.txt 1830 Enumeration Census]
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/census/ascens30.txt 1830 Enumeration Census]
  
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==== Court  ====
 
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/court/chief1915.txt Criminal Matters from the Donaldsonville Chief 1915]
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[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/court/chief1915.txt Criminal Matters from the Donaldsonville Chief 1915]  
  
 
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/military/korean.txt Korean War POWs, MIAs and KIAs]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/military/korean.txt Korean War POWs, MIAs and KIAs]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/military/vietnamw.txt Vietnam War POWs, MIAs and KIAs]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/ascension/military/vietnamw.txt Vietnam War POWs, MIAs and KIAs]  
*[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/la004.htm Donaldsonville - Operations Against Baton Rouge]&nbsp;(1862)
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*[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/la004.htm Donaldsonville - Operations Against Baton Rouge]&nbsp;(1862)  
*[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/la013.htm Donaldsonville - Taylor's Operations in West Louisiana (1863)]
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*[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/la013.htm Donaldsonville - Taylor's Operations in West Louisiana (1863)]  
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n270/mode/1up Ascension Parish Louisiana List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883<br>]
 
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/listpensionerso02buregoog#page/n270/mode/1up Ascension Parish Louisiana List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883<br>]
  
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*[[Gonzales Louisiana Family History Center]]
 
*[[Gonzales Louisiana Family History Center]]
  

Revision as of 00:03, 28 September 2011


Ascension Parish, Louisiana
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Facts
Founded March 31, 1807
County Seat Donaldsonville
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Address 300 Houmas St
Donaldsonville, LA 70346
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Contents

Quick Dates

Ascension Parish's civil records start the following years:

Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1763 1810 1770 1880


History

Parent Parish

  • 1807--Ascension Parish was created 31 March 1807 from St. James Parish.
    Parish seat: Donaldsonville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ascension Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Biographies

Aucoin, Kleber A.
Babin,Louis U.
Barland, Rev. Charles D.
Welman Bradford
The Bringier Family
Daniel C. Brumfield, MD
Millard R. M. Cushman
William V. Davis
Louis A. Dehon, Jr., DDS
Duke, James R.
Lucien Gautreau
Allen T. Gonzales
Joseph Gonzales
Adam Guedry
John D. Hanson, MD
Levi M. Hargis
Landry, Arthur L.
J. C. LeBlanc
Hon. Paul Leche
Allen W. Martin, MD
Richard McCulloh
Gen. William P. Miles
Capt. John T. Nolan
Diedrich Ohemeyer
Charles Oschwald
Thomas B. Odom
Edward F. Painchaud
George B. Reuss
John L. Rusca
Guy S. St. Amant, M.D.
J. E. St. Martin
Samuel H. St. Martin
Hon. Robert Nichols Sims
James Teller
Paul T. Thibodaux, M.D.
Edward Tiran
Joseph L. Webre, DDS
Theo. L. Webre, DDS

Cemeteries

 





Census

Church

Court

Criminal Matters from the Donaldsonville Chief 1915

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).