Antoine James de Marigny
|Antoine James de Marigny|
|Born||November 21, 1811
Territory of Orleans
|Died||June 3, 1890 (age 78)
New Orleans, Louisiana
|| French Army
Confederate States Army
|Unit||10th Louisiana Infantry|
|Battles/wars||Peninsula Campaign, Battle of Fredericksburg|
Antoine Jacques Philippe de Marigny de Mandeville (1811–1890), (also known as Antoine James de Marigny and Mandeville de Marigny), was the son of Bernard de Marigny de Mandeville and Anna Mathilde Morales, and the son-in-law of William C. C. Claiborne, the first Governor of Louisiana after statehood. He was a planter, merchant, military officer, and U.S. Marshal for eastern Louisiana.
Youth & personal life
In New Orleans, he married Sophronie Louise Claiborne, daughter of Governor William C. C. Claiborne and his third wife, Cayetana Susana Bosque y Fangui (who later married John Randolph Grymes). The couple had two daughters who died in infancy, Marie Felicité and Felicité Medora, and a son, James Mandeville Marigny (1849-1884). There was also a daughter named Marie Suzette (Thomas), according to a descendant's memorial on Find a Grave.
American Civil War
St. Tammany Parish
- "Paintings panel". The Louisiana State Museum.
- "M378 roll 18". National Park Service. Archived from the original on August 14, 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-15.
- King, Grace (1921). Creole Families of New Orleans. Macmillan. p. 39.
- King p. 40, 58
- Cruzat, J. W. Publications of the Louisiana Historical Society, Volume 5 (1911), p. 50, via Books.Google.com; retrieved 05 February 2017.
- https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=157679573, retrieved on 9 March 2017.
- King p. 40
- Brooks, Thomas Walter; Jones, Michael Dan (1995). Lee's Foreign Legion: A History of the 10th Louisiana Infantry. Gravenhurst, Ontario: Watts Printing.