Jean "Chapeau" Mouton (b. 1755, d. November 22, 1834)
Jean "Chapeau" Mouton (son of Salvador Mouton and Anna Bastarache) was born 1755 in Port Royal, Acadie, and died November 22, 1834 in Lafayette, LA.He married Marie Marthe Bordat on June 23, 1783 in Bayou Carencro, LA, daughter of Dr. Antoine Bordat and Marguerite Martin. More About Jean "Chapeau" Mouton: Burial: Unknown, Cemetary at St Johns Church. Caste: With brother Marin was one of the first settlers of Lafayette Parish, LA.Founded Vermillionville,LA (became)Lafayette, LA. Occupation: Boatman on the Wichita & Arkansas Rivers and a trader with the Indians. More About Jean "Chapeau" Mouton and Marie Marthe Bordat: Marriage: June 23, 1783, Bayou Carencro, LA. Children of Jean "Chapeau" Mouton and Marie Marthe Bordat are:
+Jean Baptist Mouton, b. April 24, 1784, St Martin Parish, LA, d. May 21, 1837, Lafayette Par., LA.
+Joseph Mouton, b. January 17, 1791, Lafayette Par., LA, d. August 04, 1835, Lafayette Par., LA.
+Francois Mouton, b. November 17, 1792, Lafayette Par., LA, d. September 02, 1827, Lafayette Par., LA.