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 St. Louis Cemetery #2

New Orleans

Pictures by Martin Gauthier

General Albert Gallatin Blanchard
Family Tomb

Albert G. Blanchard
1810 - 1891

Graduate U.S. Military
Academy; Merchant; Director
of New Orleans Public
Schools 1843-1845; Fought In
Mexican War; Brigadier
General in Confederate Army;
After Civil War Became Civil
Engineer in New Orleans

General Albert Gallatin Blanchard
Sept. 6, 1810 ---- June 21, 1891

Hermine B. DeLaSalle Blanchard
July 4, 1822 ---- Aug. 23, 1906

Blanchard, Albert G., Col. F. & S. 1st La. Infty. (Nelligan's). En. New Orleans, La., April 28th, 1861. Roll to June 30th, 1861, "Absent on special service Comdg. 2nd Mil. Division, at Portsmouth, Va." Record of the Field and Staff for April 28th, 1861, to March 22nd, 1865, states, "Promoted Brig. Gen. at Norfolk, Va., in 1861." Born Va. Occupation, Surveyor. Res. New Orleans, La. Married.

Above from Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers by Andrew B. Booth

At Top of Tomb

Edward Joseph Blanchard
Born July 2, 1859.
Died March 17, 1892.

Bottom Center

Louis Constant Benoist
Octavie Benoist
Stell A. Benoist
Blanche Benoist
Louise Hermine Lacour
Nicholas Benoist deLaSalle

Top Left

Jas. A. Sinclair
Bay City Mich
Age 54 Years
Died June 8th 1918

Morris Grubman
Died Jan. 29 1919

James L. Sinclair
Age 27 Years
Died Jan. 17 1925

Marie Amenaide
Wife of
Jas. A. Sinclair
Born Feb. 26  1866
Died June 29 1938

At Bottom Left

Dr. Frank Helion
1882 ---- 1960

Herman F. Sinclair
Oct. 26, 1906
Nov. 16, 1960

1891 ---- 1983

At Top Right

Gen. A. G. Blanchard
Boston  Mass
Died June 21st, 1891.

Beloved Wife

Herminie Benoist DeLaSalle
N. O. LA.
Died Aug. 23rd 1906

Augusta Hardenstein
1915 ----  1939

Morris S. Grubman
1915 ---- 1940

Ici Reposent
Louise Herminie Lacour
Dame N. Benvoist
decedee le 13 November 1824.
a l' age de 20 ans.

Nicolas Benosit De LaSalle
natif du Port de Paix
decede le 12 Janvier 1857.
a l' age de 58 ans.

Albert Blanchard
age de 8 ans. 7 mais.

On Side

Ici repsoe
Louis Constant Benvoist.
Fils de M .L. Herminie Benoist
et d'Albert G. Blanchard.
ne le 10 Juillet 1849.
decede le 6 Mars 1851.

Octavie. agee de 20 mais.
Stella. agee de 11 mais.
Blanche.agee de 17 ans. 7 m.




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