Category - People

People

Parish Namesake

In 1807, St. Charles Civil Parish, Louisiana was named for the Ecclesiastical Parish of St. Charles, which served its parishioners in colonial times and...

20th Century People

Local Notables

Miss Teen USA 2004 Senator Joel T. Chaisson Nancy Tregre Wilson Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon Justice Harry T. Lemmon Curtis Johnson, Jr. Lorraine and Louis...

20th Century People Places

Aviation

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport As early as the mid 1930s it was apparent that expanded airport facilities would be needed to serve the city...

20th Century People

Paradis

Marie Martin Labry, great-granddaughter of John Baptiste LaBranche and sister of J. B. Martin, the “Father of St. Charles Parish Education,” was herself an...