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Family of Henry Augustus VEAZIE and Mamie VALENTINE
Henry Augustus VEAZIE b. 1855 Jun 22713 at New Orleans, LA2713. d. 1921 Aug 112757 at New Orleans, LA2757.
Mamie VALENTINE b. 1861 Sep3050 at New Orleans, LA?4270. d. 1906 Feb 102625 at New Orleans, LA2625.
Married4270 1878 Nov 294270 at New Orleans, LA4270.
The Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Mar 18, 1876, reported Henry A Veazie of Louisiana among the graduates in medicine from the University of Louisiana at Grunewald Hall on Baronne St (New Orleans). In April, 1876, H A Veazie, MD, was elected as a visiting physician for the ensuing year by the board of adminstrators of the Charity Hospital. In 1878, he elected a surgeon at the same institution.
His obituary4856 mentions that Dr Veazie was said to have been the originator of the theory that yellow fever was transmitted by mosquitos. "The United States public health service, it was said, took up his teory(sic) and demonstrated its correctness." He was survived by two sons: John V Veazie, a ball player in the Southern league; and Henry A Veazie, an employee of the local sewerage.
Child 2. Henry
Henry Jr's birth record2713 does not indicate a first name, but the birth date for that male child born to H A Veazie and Mamie Valentine is that same as recorded on Henry Jr's WWI draft registration card221. In 1918, Henry, Jr, resided at 1105 Prytania St, New Orleans, with his father Dr H A Veazie. Henry Jr was employed as a clerk of the Sewerage and Water Board for the City of New Orleans. In 1920, residing4986 with his father and brother John at 1105 Prytania St, Henry Jr was an inspector for the sewerage water board.
Child 3. John
In 1920, John Valentine Veazie resided with his father and brother, Henry Jr, at 1105 Prytania St, New Orleans. He was a reemer at a shipyard. The 1921 obituary4856 of John's father mentions surviving son, John V Veazie, "a ball player in the Southern league."
Children of Henry Augustus VEAZIE and Mamie VALENTINE:
|1.||Albert Valentine VEAZIE4079 b. 1879 Nov 134272 at New Orleans, LA4079. d. 1917 Jun 34272.|
|md. Elaine LONAY|
|2.||Henry Augustus Jr VEAZIE3050 b. 1882 Jul 102713 at New Orleans, LA2713.|
|3.||John Valentine VEAZIE3050 b. 1895 Nov 234925 at New Orleans, LA4925. d. 1943 Nov 174925 at Biloxi, Mississippi4925. bd. Veterans Facility Cem., Bixloxi, MS4925.|