Modeste Breaux (Bernard)

Died: 26 Nov 1873

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Modeste Breaux (Bernard)

Died: 26 Nov 1873
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Grave site information of Modeste Breaux (Bernard) (Died: 26 Nov 1873) at Saint John Cemetery in Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, United States from BillionGraves
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Life Information

Modeste Breaux (Bernard)


Saint John Cemetery

900-962 W University Ave
Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana
United States

Headstone Description

"Our Mother", widow of Aurelien Breaux, Aged 32 yrs.

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  • Aurelien Breaux
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Life timeline of Modeste Breaux (Bernard)

Modeste Breaux (Bernard) was born in 1841
Modeste Breaux (Bernard) was 18 years old when Petroleum is discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania leading to the world's first commercially successful oil well. Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It is commonly refined into various types of fuels. Components of petroleum are separated using a technique called fractional distillation, i.e. separation of a liquid mixture into fractions differing in boiling point by means of distillation, typically using a fractionating column.
Modeste Breaux (Bernard) was 28 years old when Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton founded the National Woman Suffrage Association, breaking away from the American Equal Rights Association which they had also previously founded. Susan B. Anthony was an American social reformer and women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. In 1856, she became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society.
Modeste Breaux (Bernard) died on 26 Nov 1873 at the age of 32
Grave record for Modeste Breaux (Bernard) (Died: 26 Nov 1873), BillionGraves Record 17159 Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, United States