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David Joseph VENUS, Sr.

David Joseph VENUS, Sr.

Male 1877 - 1932  (55 years)

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  • Name David Joseph VENUS 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 4 Aug 1877  Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Dave 
    Education in Biloxi public schools 
    Occupation retail grocery trade 
    Died 13 Dec 1932 
    Buried Biloxi Cemetery, Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I709  MyFamilyInfo
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2011 

    Father Charles VENUS,   b. 10 Jun 1842, Saxony, Germany? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1915, Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Anastasie Elodie LANDRY,   b. 22 Mar 1857, near Lutcher, St. James Parish, Louisiana; perhaps Convent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1923, Old Biloxi Cemetery, Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1874 
    • year approximate
    Notes 
    • Witnesses to marriage were Adolphe Tircuit, Eugenie Poirrier, Josephine Poirrier and Adele Poirrier.
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosa GRAVES,   b. 12 Jun 1882,   d. 10 Jul 1940  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 9 May 1902  Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • At home of bride's parents on Main Street.
    Notes 
    • Mr. David J. Venus and Miss Rosa Graves were quietly married last night at the home of the bride's parents, H. T. Graves, on Main street. Only the immediate relatives of the contracting party were present, and after the ceremony the happy couple were driven to the boarding house of Mrs. Martens, on Reynoir street. Mr. Venus is a progressive young merchant of this city, and his bride is a charming and accomplished young lady. They have hosts of friends, who wish them all success.
    Children 
     1. Adalyne VENUS,   b. Abt 1903, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. David Joseph VENUS, Jr.,   b. 14 Jul 1905, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1988  (Age 82 years)
    +3. Gladys VENUS,   b. Abt 1906, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Rose A. VENUS
     5. Harriet Sue VENUS
     6. Velma V. VENUS
    +7. Henry Thornton VENUS,   b. Abt 1920, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970  (Age ~ 50 years)
    +8. Charles Clay VENUS, Sr.,   b. 2 Oct 1923, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1985  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    David J. Venus
    David J. Venus
    Published in The Sun Herald ca. 1900

    Headstones
    Dave J. Venus, Sr.
    Dave J. Venus, Sr.

    Histories
    Sketch on David J. Venus
    Sketch on David J. Venus
    Published in The Daily Herald