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St. Gabriel in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Capt. Pierre Joseph Landry

 
 
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February 10, 2012
1. Capt. Pierre Joseph Landry Marker
Inscription.
Co. B - Meriam's Reg't.
Louisiana Militia
War of 1812
Born - Jan. 9, 1770, St. Servan, France
Died - Mar. 14, 1843, Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Buried - Old St. Gabriel Church Cemetery
St. Gabriel, Louisiana

Migrated to Iberville Parish in 1785
and became a very successful plantation
owner and 19th Century Woodcarver.
Among his many works housed in the
Louisiana State Museum are his elaborate
"Wheel of Life" and a "Bust of Himself"
Gravesite Lost

 
Location. 30° 15.274′ N, 91° 6.102′ W. Marker is in St. Gabriel, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is on Highway 75 0.3 miles south of Highway 74. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3625 LA-75, Saint Gabriel LA 70776, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Saint Gabriel Church (within shouting distance of this marker); St - Gabriel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Gabriel Church (about 300 feet away); St. Raphael Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Bayou Paul Colored School (approx. 3 miles away); A Civil War Soldier
Capt. Pierre Joseph Landry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cajun Scrambler, February 10, 2012
2. Capt. Pierre Joseph Landry Marker
(approx. 3.8 miles away); The STAR (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Daughters of Charity (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Gabriel.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 30, 2017.
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