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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Terrebonne_Parish,_Louisiana|Terrebonne Parish]]''
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Guide to '''Terrebonne Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Terrebonne_Parish,_Louisiana|Terrebonne Parish]]''
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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&nbsp;[http://www.tpcg.org/ Terrebonne Parish Courthouse]<br>301 Goode Street; <br>Houma, LA 70360-4513<br>Phone: 985.868.5660&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, land and probate records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Terrebonne Carroll Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Terrebonne Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project  
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
  
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| footnote=Terrebonne Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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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
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]  
 
*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]  
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
 
*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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===== Catholic  =====
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'''St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma'''
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''Baptism''
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*'''1848-1862''' - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Baptism Index 1848-1862. Batch {{IGI|C541061}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1862-1875''' - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Baptism Index 1862-1875. Batch {{IGI|C541062}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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''Marriage''
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*'''1848-1859''' - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1848-1859. Batch {{IGI|M541061}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1859-1873''' - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1848-1859. Batch {{IGI|M541011}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1876-1885''' - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1876-1885. Batch {{IGI|M541012}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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'''Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montegut'''
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*'''1864-1871''' - Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montegut, Marriage Index 1864-1871. Batch {{IGI|M541051}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/c2/Igilouisiana.pdf.</ref>
  
 
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL  
 
*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL  
 
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Thibodaux Louisiana Family History Center]]
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== Websites ==
  
 
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records  
 
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Terrebonne|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Terrebonne|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/TerrebonneP/ Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/TerrebonneP/ Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Guide to Terrebonne Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana
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Map of Louisiana highlighting Terrebonne Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 22, 1822
County Seat Houma
Courthouse
LATerrebonnecourthouse.jpg
Address 7856 Main Street
Houma, LA
Website: www.tpcg.org
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Parish Courthouse

 Terrebonne Parish Courthouse
301 Goode Street;
Houma, LA 70360-4513
Phone: 985.868.5660 

Parish Clerk has marriage, land and probate records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1822--Terrebonne Parish was created 22 March 1822 from Lafourche Parish.
    Parish seat: Houma [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Terrebonne Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Laterrebonne.png

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
190024,464
191028,32015.8%
192026,974−4.8%
193029,81610.5%
194035,88020.3%
195043,32820.8%
196060,77140.3%
197076,04925.1%
198094,39324.1%
199096,9822.7%
2000104,5037.8%
Est. 2006109,348[2]4.6%
Terrebonne Parish Census Data[3]

Church

Catholic

St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma

Baptism

  • 1848-1862 - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Baptism Index 1848-1862. Batch C541061 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1862-1875 - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Baptism Index 1862-1875. Batch C541062 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Marriage

  • 1848-1859 - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1848-1859. Batch M541061 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1859-1873 - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1848-1859. Batch M541011 at FamilySearch - free.[4]
  • 1876-1885 - St. Francois de Sales Catholic Church, Houma, Marriage Index 1876-1885. Batch M541012 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montegut

  • 1864-1871 - Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Montegut, Marriage Index 1864-1871. Batch M541051 at FamilySearch - free.[4]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

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

Websites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Terrebonne Carroll Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Terrebonne Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22109.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/c2/Igilouisiana.pdf.