Howard Joseph Ardoin Sr.1

M, #2078, b. 17 January 1925, d. 16 November 1981
2nd cousin of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of Pierre Nezat (#1)
Descendants of Pierre Nezat (#2)
     Howard Joseph Ardoin Sr. was born on 17 January 1925 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.1 As of 17 January 1925, Howard Joseph Ardoin Sr. also went by the name of Shorty. He was the son of Paul Clifford Ardoin and Thereze Arceneaux.1 He died of a self inflicted gunshot wound to the right temple (suicide) at 2:28 am on 16 November 1981 at St. Elizabeth Hospital, 2830 Calder Street, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, at age 56 years, 9 months and 30 days.1 He was buried at Orange Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 2312 Irving Street, West Orange, Orange County, Texas.1

Child of Howard Joseph Ardoin Sr.


  1. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, NAME:     Howard Joseph Ardoin Senior
    BIRTH DATE:     17 Jan 1925
    BIRTH PLACE:     Texas
    GENDER:     Male
    RACE:     White
    RESIDENCE:     Orange, Orange, Texas
    FATHER:     Clifford Ardoin
    MOTHER:     Theresa Arceneaux
    AGE AT DEATH:     56
    DEATH DATE:     16 Nov 1981
    DEATH PLACE:     Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, USA.
  2. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 46100489 - Howard Joseph "Bootsie" Ardoin, Jr.