Person:Jean Farque (1)

Jean Farque
d.3 Jun 1893
m. 27 Mar 1810
  1. Jean Farque1811 - 1893
  2. Marie-Celanie Farque1822 -
m. 22 Jan 1837
Facts and Events
Name[1] Jean Farque
Gender Male
Birth? 24 June 1811 St Martinville, St Martin, Louisiana, United States
Marriage 22 Jan 1837 to Elizabeth Betsy MOORE
Death? 3 Jun 1893
Burial? Ragley, Beauregard, Louisiana, United StatesMagnolia Cemetery

Jean (John) Farque, son of Joseph Farque and Victoire Broussard, was born in St. Martinville, on 24 June 1811. He died on 13 June 1893 and is buried in Magnolia Cemetery, Ragley, Beauregard Parish, Louisiana S4.


John married Elizabeth "Betsy" Moore in Opelousas, Louisiana, on 22 January 1837. She was born on 03 May 1816, in St. Martinville, Louisiana, and died on 23 December 1883. She is buried in Magnolia Cemetery, Ragley, Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.

John and Elizabeth had the following children: Caroline, Joseph, Elizabeth, Francis "Fanny", Marry-Renna, Minerva, Lavenia, Daniel Williams, and William Washington.


Jean Farque is listed on the tax rolls for Calcasieu Parish for the years 1865-1872; 1874-1875; 1877; and 1879-1880. S3


  1. Hunting For Bears, comp. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925.

    Name: John Fork
    Spouse: Elizabeth Moore
    Marriage Date: 22 Jan 1837
    Marriage Place: St. Landry

  2.   Hébert, Donald J. Southwest Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Settlers, 1756-1810. (Eunice, Louisiana: Hebert Publications, 1974-).
  3.   Jeanne LeBlanc Farque. Farque Family of SW LA and SE Texas.
  4.   Find A Grave.
  5.   Volume 2, Page 314
    FALK, Jean (Joseph & Victoire BROUSSARD) b. 24 June 1811 (SM Ch. : v. 6, # 1250)