Labatut House, another view.
Is there a connection to the Labatut house in Point Coupee parish?
I don’t know, but a quick Google search hints that the Labatuts were probably an important family in Louisiana for generations. The first one came over in 1781 and was Attorney-General under the Spanish regime and then Treasurer of the city of New Orleans under France. (Labatut is also a department in southwest France, I found.)
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of follow-up comments via email.