Doussan, Honoré. | Tulane University Special Collections
Name: Doussan, Honoré.
Historical Note: Honoré Doussan (1784-186?) was a doctor who served in the French military between 1806 and 1820. In 1813 he was named to the Legion of Honor by the Emperor. In 1820 his request for release from active duty was permitted and he was allowed to move to New Orleans. In 1825, Doussan married Celeste Ramos. In the 1860s he was Deputy Sheriff of the Parish of Orleans. Doussan died sometime between 1866 and 1867.
Sources: Manuscripts Collection 415
Note Author: LAC Group