CORRECTION: My last message should have read as follows:
I just came across you message about Pierre Melchior ROBIN and Marie Celestine MARTINEZ. Marie Celestine MARTINEZ's parents, Sebastien Sosthene MARTINEZ, known as Sosthene, and Marie HERNANDEZ were my Great Great Grandparents. I descend from Marie Celestine's sister, Reine Merida MARTINEZ, known as Merida, who married Theovide/Theoville Trahan. I have much information on this family and I would love it if we could help each other by exchanging information and family history.
The children I show for Pierre Melchior ROBIN and Marie Celestine MARTINEZ/MARTINES are: Marie Elmire ROBIN born Jan 29, 1869 (Lafayette) Theodore ROBIN married Oct. 20, 1890 Ursule TRAHAN Joseph ROBIN married Jan. 27, 1896 Cecile BERGERON (Lafayette) Marie ROBIN married Oct. 19, 1889 Antoine DOMINGUE (Lafayette) Marie Aldozina ROBIN born 12 March 1872 - died Mar. 6, 1877 (Lafayette) John/Jean Henri ROBINborn Aug. 19, 1873 (Lafayette) Marie Felicianne ROBIN born Sept. 15, 1875 (Lafayette) Numa ROBIN born Feb. 5, 1878 (Lafayette) Philomene ROBIN born Apr. 29, 1880died Oct. 19, 1886 (Lafayette) Marie Emilie ROBINborn May 9, 1882
SOURCE: SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA RECORDS by Rev. Donald J. Hebert
http://www.heritagequestonline.comhttp://www.heritagequestonline.com 1870 US CENSUS Vermilionville PO, Lafayette,Louisiana Series: M593Roll: 516Page: 342 Dwelling 1772 / Family 1837 ROBIN, Pierre, 25, m, w Field Hand ROBIN, Celestine, 20, f, w, keeping house MARTINEZ, Sosthene, 15, m, w, Field Hand