This individual is part of the lineage of a certified
Colonial Louisiana Ancestor
Louisiana Genealogical & Historical Society
"Jean Landry sells to Miss Celeste LaMatte, liberated quadroon, for $58.00, a tract of land . . . located on the left bank of Bayou Lafourche. . . . On 30 April 1800, a Spanish document indicates full acquittance is given."
Marriage of Pierre Jacob Gauber & Marie Celeste LaMatte. States that both her parents were "of New Orleans."
Category: First Families of Louisiana