Family:Francois LeDoux and Marie Benoit (1)




  • Joseph M. LeDoux (9 Sep 1875 - 18 Dec 1956)
  • John D. LeDoux (12 Oct 1877 - 09 Sep 1947)
  • Ambrose LeDoux (27 Mar 1886 - 19 Feb 1978)
  • Albert LeDoux (12 Nov 1888 - 19 Nov 1951)
  • Sarah Ophelia LeDoux Granger (2 Jan 1883 - 4 Feb 1967)
  • Hattie LeDoux Benoit (11 Oct 1894 - 11 Dec 1963)

Obituary - Mary Benoit LeDoux

Mrs. Mary Eumah Ledoux Rites are Today. Monday, 4 May 1942

Last rites for Mrs. Mary Eumah Ledoux, 85, who died at her home near Black Bayou Friday morning, are scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday at the Catholic church, Father G. A. Bodin officiating. Burial will be at the Sallier cemetery with the Hixson funeral directors in charge.

Pallbearers are Garland Dedoux, Floyd Granger, Harvey Granger, Rhudell Granger, Hugh LeDoux and Frank Ledoux.

Survivors are four sons, J. M., J. D., and Ambroise Ledoux all of Lake Charles; Albert LeDoux of Sulphur; two daughters, Mrs. Ophelia Granger and Mrs. Hattie Benoit, both of Lake Charles; seven brothers, Judson, Eustilian, Murphy, Romey, Preston and Willie Benoit, all of Vinton, and Ramie Benoit of Westlake; four sisters, Mrs. Edgar Perry, Mrs. James Parrish and Miss Mae Benoit, all of Vinton, and Mrs. Ira Haddock of Jennings; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Source: Lake Charles American Press S3


Census Records


  1.   Find A Grave.
  2.   United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th census, 1880. Louisiana, 1880 federal census : soundex and population schedules. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 19--?).
  3.   Lake Charles, Louisiana. American Press. (Lake Charles, Louisiana).