Celeste Doguet bt. 15 February 1801 in Opel. Ch. was the d/o Etienne Doguet and Marie Albert. Paternal Grandparents: Gabriel Dugui (sic) & unknown; Maternal Grandparents: Albert Bonsergent & Lisette St. Louis. Spons: Baptiste Felix & Marie Bienvieu. Fr. Pedro de Zamora (Opel. Ch.: V. 1-A, p. 241)
Child of Alexandre (unknown parents) & Celeste Doguet:
Celestine Fontenot (Alexandre (unknown parents) & Celeste Dogue (sic) b. 11 July 1833 (Opel. Ch.: v. 3, p. 263) Hebert, V. 3, p. 244
As I understand it, this is the Celestine Fontenot who is believed to have m. April 12, 1852, Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #949 1/2 Thomas Newman. Parents' names were not listed in the civil marriage.
Child of Thomas Newman & Celestine Fontenot: Thomas T. F. Newman m. Amara Doguet, August 27, 1875, Opel. Ct. Hse.: Mar. #38317. Parents' names were not listed in the civil marriage. ___________________
Celestine Simon Fontenot d/o Celestin Simon & Josephine Guillory b. 14 July 1828. I have no spouse for this Celestine.
Celestine Fontenot d/o Etienne Alexandre Fontenot & Sarah Celeste McDaniel b. March 02, 1829. I show no spouse for this Celestine.
You are not the first to tell me that Celestine Fontenot b. 11 July 1833 d/o Alexandre & Celeste Dogue is the Celestine who married Thomas Newman. Do you have a source other than oral family history?