Paul Valex Nezat
M, #1936, b. 8 June 1894, d. 17 August 1940
- Granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
Paul Valex Nezat was born on 8 June 1894 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Marcel Nezat and Marie Alicia Marks.1 Paul Valex Nezat also went by the name of Valex. He appeared as a son on the census of 25 June 1900 in the household of Marcel Nezat and Marie Alicia Nezat at 1st Ward, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 He was the godfather of Lawrence Wilford Nezat baptized on 2 November 1906 at Church of St. Leo The Great, 126 Church Road, Leonville, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.3 He appeared as a brother on the census of 7 May 1910 in the household of Bussy Nezat at 3rd Ward, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.4 He married Marie Laura Carriere, daughter of Ambroise Carriere and Alice Friou, on 12 September 1915.5 He died on 17 August 1940 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 46 years, 2 months and 9 days.6,7,8 He was buried at St. Landry Catholic Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.8
Children of Paul Valex Nezat and Marie Laura Carriere
- Pruiet James Nezat+ b. 18 Oct 1915, d. 18 Oct 2005
- Milburn J. Nezat+9 b. 1 Mar 1917, d. 10 Jun 2002
- Joseph Vinton Nezat+ b. 30 May 1918, d. 19 Feb 1998
- Paul Valex Nezat Jr. b. 12 Jun 1920, d. 3 Jul 1920
- Valex Joseph Nezat+ b. 18 Jun 1921, d. 16 May 2004
- Mary Verna Nezat b. 5 Jul 1923, d. 25 Aug 2003
- Mary Hazel Nezat+ b. 5 Oct 1925, d. 8 Feb 1987
- Joyce Lee Nezat
- Johnnie Lee Nezat
- Betty Lou Nezat
- James Eugene Nezat+ b. 12 Aug 1933, d. 7 Dec 2011
- Laura Mae Nezat
- [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, NEZAT, Paul Valex (Marcel & Alicia MAX) b. 8 June 1894 (Opel. Ch.: v.7, p.283).
- [S797] 25 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_580, P22A.
- [S46] Vol IV, P71, Baptism Certificate - Lawrence Wilfrid Nezat, 24 Jul 1948, St. Leo the Great Catholic Church.
- [S798] 07 May 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_529, Image 1553, P25B.
- [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
- [S369] Family Search, online www.familysearch.org, Valex Vezat, "Louisiana, Deaths Index, 1850-1875, 1894-1956"
Name: Valex Vezat
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 17 Aug 1940
Event Place: Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana
Race (Original): White
Birth Year (Estimated): 1892
Father's Name: Marcel Nezat
Father's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Name: Alicia Blanchard
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Name: Laura Canure
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
Certificate Number: 11730
GS Film number: 2358926
Digital Folder Number: 004216114
Image Number: 01953.
- [S4] Louisiana, U.S., Statewide Death Index, 1819-1964, online search.ancestry.com, Vol 27/Cert 11730
- [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 103272213 - Paul Valex Nezat
- [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/129649518/… accessed 14 August 2022), memorial page for Milburn J. “Slim” Nezat (1 Mar 1917–10 Jun 2002), Find a Grave Memorial ID 129649518, citing Bellevue Memorial Park, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA; Maintained by Sharon Soileau (contributor 48346913).