Lafayette Genealogy (in Lafayette Parish, LA)

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Lafayette Birth Records

Historic New Orleans cemetery, Lafayette #1 Houston Public Library

Index of births, death[s] & marriages recorded in the Lafayette newsparers for the years 1869-1921 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette Cemetery Records

Burial and funeral records 1821 through April, 2010 : St. John Cemetery established 1821 Waco-McLennan County Library

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist : cemetery and burial records : cemetery 1822-1998, funerals 1860 to 1995 Houston Public Library

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist cemetery and burial records supplement : burials 1822 through 1859 : cemetery update 1995 through 2001 Houston Public Library

Greenlawn Memorial Park Find a Grave

Historic New Orleans cemetery, Lafayette #1 Houston Public Library

Masonic Cemetery Find a Grave

Percent Photographed Jewish Cemetery Find a Grave

Lafayette Church Records

A guide to church records in Louisiana, 1720-1975 Family History Library

Baptmes, 1822-1882; mariages, 1829-1906; enterrements, 1824-1900 (Baptisms, 1822-1882; marriages, 1829-1906; deaths, 1824-1900) Family History Library

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist : cemetery and burial records : cemetery 1822-1998, funerals 1860 to 1995 Houston Public Library

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist cemetery and burial records supplement : burials 1822 through 1859 : cemetery update 1995 through 2001 Houston Public Library

Index of births, death[s] & marriages recorded in the Lafayette newsparers for the years 1869-1921 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Southwest Louisiana records, 1750-1900 Family History Library

Lafayette Death Records

Baptmes, 1822-1882; mariages, 1829-1906; enterrements, 1824-1900 (Baptisms, 1822-1882; marriages, 1829-1906; deaths, 1824-1900) Family History Library

Burial and funeral records 1821 through April, 2010 : St. John Cemetery established 1821 Waco-McLennan County Library

Historic New Orleans cemetery, Lafayette #1 Houston Public Library

Index of births, death[s] & marriages recorded in the Lafayette newsparers for the years 1869-1921 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette City Directories

Lafayette, LA 1838, 1842, 1846, 1852 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Lafayette, LA; 1939, 1941, 1946, 1949, 1952, 1955, 1957 - 1959 City Directories Allen County Public Library

U.S. City Directories (includes Lafayette 1939, 1941, 1946, 1949, 1952, 1955, 1957-1959 ) Ancestry

Lafayette Histories and Genealogies

The Center--a history of the development of Lafayette, Louisiana Family History Library

Lafayette Marriage Records

Baptmes, 1822-1882; mariages, 1829-1906; enterrements, 1824-1900 (Baptisms, 1822-1882; marriages, 1829-1906; deaths, 1824-1900) Family History Library

Historic New Orleans cemetery, Lafayette #1 Houston Public Library

Index of births, death[s] & marriages recorded in the Lafayette newsparers for the years 1869-1921 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette Newspapers and Obituaries

Daily Advertiser. (Lafayette, La.) 1914-Current Multiple Archives

Daily Press. (Lafayette, La.) 1913-1916 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Historic New Orleans cemetery, Lafayette #1 Houston Public Library

Index of births, death[s] & marriages recorded in the Lafayette newsparers for the years 1869-1921 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette Advertiser 1869-1870, 1873-1874, 1878-1879, 1882, 1886-1891, 1893-1905 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Lafayette Advertiser 1869-1905 Newspapers.com

Lafayette Advertiser 1869-70, 1873-74, 1878-79, 1882, 1886-91, and 1893-1905 (Lafayette, Louisiana) Ancestry

Lafayette Advertiser, The (Louisiana/United States) [Vermilionville [i.e. Lafayette], La.] 2 January 1869 to 21 April 1914 Elephind

Lafayette Advertiser, The (Louisiana/United States) [Vermilionville [i.e. Lafayette], La.] 2 January 1869 to 21 April 1914 Chronicling America

Lafayette Gazette, The (Louisiana/United States) [Lafayette, La.] 11 March 1893 to 26 December 1903 Elephind

Lafayette Gazette, The (Louisiana/United States) [Lafayette, La.] 11 March 1893 to 26 December 1903 Chronicling America

Lafayette Gazette. (Lafayette, La.) 1893-1921 Multiple Archives

Lafayette Pictorial. (Lafayette, La.) 1947-1950 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Lafayette Progress. (Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, La.) 1939-1962 Multiple Archives

Louisiana Cotton-Boll. (Vermilionville [I.E. Lafayette], Attakapas, La.) 1872-1883 Multiple Archives

Louisiana Spectator. (City of Lafayette [La.]) 1849-1853 Multiple Archives

Louisiana State Republican. (City of Lafayette [La.]) 1850-1855 Multiple Archives

Southside Guide. (Lafayette, La.) 1962-1963 University of Louisiana at Lafayette

The Daily Advertiser 1914-2017 Newspapers.com

The Lafayette Advertiser 1869-1903 Newspapers.com

The Lafayette Gazette 1893-1903 Newspapers.com

Times of Acadiana. (Lafayette, La.) 1980-1982 Multiple Archives

Times. (Lafayette, La.) 1982-2003 Multiple Archives

Lafayette School Records

Acadiana High School - Les Memoires Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1985 E Yearbooks

Lafayette High School - Lion's Din Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1966 E Yearbooks

Northside High School - Thor Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1966 E Yearbooks

Southwestern Louisiana Institute - Lacadien Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1935 E Yearbooks

Southwestern Louisiana Institute - Lacadien Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1945 E Yearbooks

Southwestern Louisiana Institute - Lacadien Yearbook (Lafayette, LA) 1951 E Yearbooks

U.S. School Yearbooks Index (includes Acadiana High School 1985) Ancestry

U.S. School Yearbooks Index (includes Lafayette High School 1949, 1966) Ancestry

U.S. School Yearbooks Index (includes Northside High School 1966) Ancestry

U.S. School Yearbooks Index (includes Southwestern Louisiana Institute 1935, 1945, 1951) Ancestry