On this date the 22nd of June in 1907 our maternal great-great-great grandmother, Mary H. Deville, passed away.
Interesting fact: Death by dysentery in 1907 wasn’t very common in the United States. Ttuberculosis was the leading cause of death then. According to the CDC in 1900, eleven out of 100,000 deaths were from dysentery compared to almost 300 out 100,000 from tuberculosis.****
(^) stands for a generation.
Nelda Grace Laprarie married to Floyd Dee Adams
^John Alvis LaPrarie married to Lucy Dee Wright
^^Azelia Sidonia White married to John Louis M. Laprarie
^^^Azaline Deville married to John White
^^^^Heniriette Bellegarde married to Valentine “Tine” Deville
Birth 12 Nov 1833 Post du Rapide, Louisiana, baptized 10 Dec 1833
Death June 22,1907 in Vick, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Effie, La.
Died of dysentery, Buried in Oakgrove Cemetery, Effie, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana
Parents: Jean Baptiste BELLEGARDE III (1796-1870) and Louisa PAUL (1800-1860)**
Marriage on Nov 18, 1852 to Valentine Deville
*Source: Find A Grave
***Source: OT Belgard Genealogy