Amedee Gedeon Lepitre

1889 Stanstead, Quebec 1958 Detroit, Michigan

 

 

Continuation of tree (10th child of Francois Xavier Lepitre/Marie Emma Pepin); all known surname descendants:

                 9          Amedee Gedeon Lepitre  b: 7 November 1889  Sacre Coeur, Stanstead, Quebec; d: 22 February 1958  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                  +Olivine Beaudoin  b: 3 January 1896  Woonsocket, Providence, RI; m: 29 December 1912  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH [Frank/Marie Cloutier] (divorced 1 February 1916 Manchester, NH); d: 1 July 1949  Goffstown, Hillsborough, NH

                              

                            *2nd Wife of Amedee Gedeon Lepitre:

                                   +Adelia Martel  b: February 1891  Barton, Orleans, VT; m: 6 April 1918  Barton, Orleans, VT [Fred/Aurilla Valley]; d: 1 January 1953  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                            10        Irene Mary Lapete  b: 10 November 1918  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: 9 April 1983  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                          +Carl Homer Beachum Barnes  b: 30 July 1878  Le Sueur, Le Sueur, MN; m: 13 July 1934  Redford, Wayne, MI [Frank/Florence Ross]; d: 11 January 1963  Detroit, Wayne, MI 

                            10        Alice Mabel Lapete  b: 8 January 1920  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: June 1979  Darien, DuPage, IL

                                          +Lynn A. Van Alstine  b: 20 December 1888  Salem, Kenosha, WI; m: 2 September 1938  Indiana [Sylvester/Ellen Myers]; d: 25 November 1947  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                         *2nd Husband of Alice Lapete:

                                          +Archie Carl Woodard  b: 21 June 1899  Cayuga, Vermillion, IN; m: 15 January 1949  Detroit, Wayne, MI [Jacob H./Bertha Lacey]; d: 7 December 1969

                                         *3rd Husband of Alice Lapete:

                                          +--- Bagan

                            10        Ruth Emma Lapete  b: 18 February 1921  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: 12 October 1982  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                           +George Smith  b: 1 January 1900  Utah; m: Abt. 1938; d: 5 February 1945  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                          *2nd Husband of Ruth E. Lapete:

                                           +Arthur Henry Mock  b: 11 October 1911  Toledo, Lucas, OH; m: 14 May 1945  Detroit, Wayne, MI [Joseph/Bessie ---]; d: 21 March 2004  Toledo, Lucas, OH

                            10        Angela Cora Lapete  b: 3 August 1922  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: 14 July 1984  Lakewood, Los Angeles, CA

                                           +John Daniel Champion  b: 10 March 1919  Nashville, TN; m: Abt. 1939  Michigan [George W./Mary Eva ---]; d: 30 May 1990  N. Las Vegas, Clark, NV

                            10        Helen C. Lapete  b: 13 July 1923  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: 1 December 1976  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                          +Wayne Eugene Skinner  b: 17 January 1920  Broadlands, Champagne, IL; m: 6 January 1945  Detroit, Wayne, MI  (divorced 24 June 1947  Detroit, MI); d: 10 January 1986

                                        *2nd Husband of Helen Lapete:

                                          +Leroy Gerald Yeazel  b: 17 May 1904  Lake View, OH; m: 2 March 1949  Napoleon, Henry, OH [David/Eva Knouse]; d: November 1965  Michigan

                            10        Dora Belle Lapete  b: 25 September 1925  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH; d: 13 November 1925  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH

                            10        Ester Laura Lapete  b: 9 April 1928  Hartford, Orleans, VT; d: 7 May 1972  Cook Co., IL

                                           +Edward Donald Lair  b: 6 May 1924  Indianapolis, Marion, IN; m: 9 August 1947  Detroit, Wayne, MI [William T./Viola Mounce]; d: January 1975  Cook Co., IL

                            10        Grace La Pete  b: 27 August 1930  Detroit, Wayne, MI; d: 7 January 1931  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                            10        Eileen Mary Lapete  b: 21 December 1932  Detroit, Wayne, MI; d: 19 July 1997  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                                           +Joseph John Barbara  b: 25 June 1929  Detroit, Wayne, MI; m: 5 May 1951  Detroit, Wayne, MI [Fortunato/Rose Caruana] (divorced 27 August 1951  Detroit, MI); d: 31 October 2007  St. Clair Shores, Macomb, MI

                                         *2nd Husband of Eileen Mary Lapete:

                                           +Frank Mendoza  b: 23 October 1930  West Virginia; m: 8 September 1979; d: 5 September 2013  Detroit, Wayne, MI

 

 

Notes for Amedee Gedeon Lepitre:

Census

- 1910 Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire:  Jed LaPete 21, living with brother George's family.

 

- 1920 Manchester, Hillsborough, NH:  Jedeon Lapete 31, 2nd wife Dellia 29, Irene 1 year 2 months.

 

- 1930

 

- 1940 Detroit, Wayne, Michigan:  Giedon La Pete 54 laborer/WPA sewer project, wife Delia 50, Helen 17, Ester 12, Eileen 7; Lynn Vanslystine 48 dye maker/automobile mfg. co., wife Alice 20, James 1; Ruth Smith 19, Patricia Ann 10 months; widowed sister Clara Muth 57  [1120 Charlotte]
 

Record of divorce: Gedeon Lapete & Olivine Lapete, mar. 29 Dec 1912; sex of libelant - male, date of divorce 1 Feb 1916 adultery
 

WW1 registration records:  Gedeon La Pete; Barton, Orleans, VT; born 4 Dec 1887 (Derby, VT); divorced; dependent mother; short height, slender build; gray eyes & light brown hair.

 

Obituary:  Detroit Free Press (MI), Monday, 24 February 1958:  Lapete: Gideon, Feb. 22, husband of the late Delia; father of Mrs. Irene Barnes, Mrs. Alice Woodard, Mrs. Ruth Mock, Mrs. Angelus Champion, Mrs. Helen Yeazel, Mrs. Esther Lair and Mrs. Eileen Mendoza.  Services from J. Sutton & Son Funeral Home, 4147 Trumbull Ave., Tuesday, 1 p.m.

 

Notes for Olivine Beaudoin:

- After the divorce from Gedeon, Olivine married  Harry L. Schloendorn.  Widowed by 1933.

 

Notes for Adelia Martel:

Obituary:  Detroit Times (MI), Sunday, 4 January 1953:  La Pete - January 1, Della, beloved wife of Gideon; dear mother of Irene Barnes, Alice Woodward, Angelus Champion, Ruth Mock, Helen Yeazel, Esther Lair, Eileen Mendoza; dear sister of Dolphus and Edgar Martell.  Funeral services, Monday, 8:30 a.m., from Maney & Haas Funeral Home, 4458 Joy Road at Martindale, 9 a.m. at St. Boniface Church.  Rosary, Sunday, 7 p.m.

 

Obituaries for the children:

Irene Mary Lapete:  Tombstone Inscription, Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit:  Nov. 10, / 1918 / Apr. 9, / 1983 / mother / Irene Barnes

 

Ruth Emma Lapete:  Detroit Free Press (MI), Thursday, 14 October 1982:  Mock, Ruth E. Oct 12.  Age 61.  Wife of Arthur H.; mother of Mrs. Ruth Ann Rodriguez, Mrs. Judith Mock and Arthur A. and the late Patricia Marisnick; sister of Mrs. Irene Barnes, Mrs. Angela Champion and Mrs. Eileen Mendoza.  16 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.  Funeral from Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack at Outer Drive, Saturday at 11 a.m., and to St. Clare Church at 11:30 a.m.  Prayer Friday Evening 7:30.

 

Alice Mabel Lapete:  Tombstone Inscription, Clarendon Hills, Cemetery, Darien, DuPage, IL:  beloved wife / Alice M. Bagan / 1919 - 1979

 

Eileen Mary Lapete:  Detroit Free Press (MI), Monday, 21 July 1997:  Mendoza, Eileen Mary July 19, 1997.  Beloved wife of Frank.  Dear mother of Frank (Denise) Mendoza, Jr., Mrs. Tom (Deborah) Allen, Mrs. David (Tina) Bratton, Richard, William (JoAnn) and the late Robert Mendoza.  14 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren.  Services Wednesday 9:15 a.m. from the Detroit Chapel of the Obarzanek Funeral Home 6982 Edward St. and 10 a.m. at St. Anne Church.  Scripture service Tuesday 6 p.m.  Interment Woodmere Cemetery.  Visitation Monday 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Tuesday 12 noon till 9 p.m.

Tombstone Inscription, Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit:  MENDOZA / beloved husband / & father / Frank / Oct. 23, 1930 / Sept. 5, 2013 / beloved wife / & mother / Eileen / Dec. 21, 1932 / July 19, 1997

 

 

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