Marie Magdelaine Prevost

F, #2159, b. 1747, d. 4 March 1807
     Marie Magdelaine Prevost was born in 1747 at Petit Village, Fort Chartres, Randolph County, Illinois. She was the daughter of Nicolas Joseph Prevost and Marie Francoise Quebodeaux. She married Pierre Nezat, son of Pierre Nezat and Francoise Dupuis, on 26 August 1765 at New Roads, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana.1 She was the godmother of Pierre Michel Ritter baptized on 5 April 1792 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.2 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Pierre Nezat, on 15 December 1801 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.3,4 She died on 4 March 1807 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana, at age 60 years.5 She was buried on 5 March 1807 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.5 She was listed as the wife in the succession of Pierre Nezat on 24 March 1827 at St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana.6

Children of Marie Magdelaine Prevost and Pierre Nezat


  1. [S3] Jack Claude Nezat, The Nezat and Allied Families.
  2. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, RITTER, Pierre Michel (Michel & Marie Louise STELLY) bt. Thursday, 5 April 1792 supplied ceremony for baptism which was previously performed at home. Spons: Pierre NESAT & Magdelaine PREVOT. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.104).
  3. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, NEZAT, Pierre - of Leyrac in France, m. to Magdeleine PROVOT bur. 15 Dec. 1801 at age 60 yrs. Fr. Michel Bernard BARRIERE (SM Ch.: v.4, #253).
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial # 14710144.
  5. [S9] SWLR - St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, PREVOST, Marie Magdeleine - of Fort Chartre in Illinois (Joseph - of Paris & Francoise QUEBEDEAU) m. to Pierre NEZAT dit Charpentier - of Layrac, France d. 4 March 1807 at home on Bayou Teych, bur. 5 March 1807 at age 60 yrs. Fr. Etienne VIEL (SM Ch.: v.4, #461).
  6. [S87] SWLR - St. Martin Parish Courthouse, NEZAT, Pierre wid. is Magdeleine PROVOT Several documents: Partition dated: 16 Feb. 1805 Succ. dated 9 March 1807 Children listed: Joseph Pierre; Antoine; Auguste; Julie wid. of Nicolas GUENARD; Marie Josephe m. Pierre ARCENAU; Francoise m. Joseph LATIOLAIS; Marie m. Solasty ROY; Brigide m. Valery ROY; Alexandre. Succ. dated 24 March 1827 (SM Ct.Hse.: Succ.#570).