Vidal Estilette was born in New Orleans to George Estilette and Agnes Aidelair.He married Julie Richard on 17 October 1809 at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry, La.He remained in St. Landry Parish.
Vidal and Julie had at least three children: 1.Edmond Estilette b. 1 August 1810 2.Alexandre Estilette b. 13 Feb 1812 3.Clementine Henriette Marie Estilette b. 17 July 1817.