Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Madame Anne Marie Renée Aimé Douézan
Widow of Jean Baptiste Riviere
— 1766-1849 —
Francois Gardere, Treasurer of State of Louisiana 1823-1843, owned this plantation in 1826. Buried here in 1849 was Madame Riviere, his wife's mother, a brilliant member of Orleans society that included Gov. Carondelet and Baron Pontalba.
Location. 30° 24.302′ N, 91° 10.338′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from Oxford Avenue north of Amherst Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4251 Oxford Avenue, Baton Rouge LA 70808, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Luis Estevan Favrot (here, next to this marker); Gabriel Armand Allard Du Plantier (here, next to this marker); Henri Bouvier Favrot (here, next to this marker); Anthony Peniston (here, next to this marker); Joseph Onieda Lopez (here, next to this marker); Albert Florestan Aucoin (a few steps from this marker); Philogene Joseph de Favrot (a few steps from this marker); Francoise Gerard (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
More about this marker. Located in the historic Highland Cemetery
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 20, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.