Jean Baptiste Plauché
|Jean Baptiste Plauché|
Jean Baptiste Plauché, 1836
|Born||28 January 1785|
|Died||2 January 1860 (aged 74)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Rank||Brigadier General, Louisiana Legion|
|Battles/wars||War of 1812: Battle of New Orleans|
|Other work||Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana|
Jean Baptiste Plauché (28 January 1785 – 2 January 1860) was a Louisiana soldier and politician. He was Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, from 1850 to 1853 serving under Governor Joseph M. Walker.
He was married to Mathilde St. Amand (22 October 1791 – 26 October 1840), by whom he had seven children.
War of 1812
- Morazan, Ronald R. (1979) Biographical Sketches of the Veterans of the Battalion of Orleans, 1814-1815, Legacy Publishing Company. ISBN 0918784514
- Fortier, Alcée (1904). A history of Louisiana. Paris: Goupil & co. of Paris, Manzi, Joyant & co., successors,. p. 250.
- "Louisiana's Military Heritage: Forts, Camps, and Bases". Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission. Retrieved 2008-08-15.