The History of Octave Prudhomme family of Mansfield, LA Updated August 6, 2008
About Our Family Research
This is the beginning of my journey to find my family history. To my delight I am finding that the Prudhomme family has a rich family history in the Mansfield, LA (DeSoto Parish) area. This is my search for my rich ancestory - my family roots - my bloodline.
Emma Lafitte (kin to Pirate Jean Lafitte) is the mother of my grandfather, Octave Prudhomme. Octave Prudhomme married Minnie Lyles and these were the children born of that union: Joseph Junior Prudhomme (deceased), Curtis Prudhomme (deceased), Frank (Red) Prudhomme (deceased), Oscar Prudhomme, Henry Prudhomme, Marie Prudhomme and Emma (Tena) Prudhomme.