St. James Parish
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St. James Parish History

St. James is one of the state's nineteen original parishes, created by act of the territorial legislature, March 31, 1807. The original seat of government was the community of St. James, on the west bank of the Mississippi, but was moved in 1869 to what is now Convent, on the east bank.

Towns
Gramercy ~ Lutcher

Census-designated places
Convent ~ Grand Point ~ Hester ~ Lemannville ~ Moonshine ~ North Vacherie ~
Paulina ~ Romeville ~ South Vacherie ~ St. James ~ Union ~ Welcome


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Census Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2017: Biographies for ARMANT, ARROYO. BARTON, LA PICE DE BERGONDY, , LAWTON, LE BOURGEOIS, RICHARDSON, ROMAN, SCHEXNAYDER, SOBRAL, TUCKER, VERGAS.  Gossip news for HIMEL, HEBERT, POCHE, LAMBREMONT, PELLERIN, POCHE, ROMAN, BOURGEOIS, LAPICE, FORTIER, GANIER, GAUDET, CHERBONNIER, LAICHE.   Crime news:  RAPOLLO.  Marriage announcement:  SOBRAL-AUBERT

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Surrounding Parishes and Counties
Ascension Parish (north)
St. John the Baptist Parish
(east)
Lafourche Parish
(south)
Assumption Parish
(west)


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