Alexander James Petrie

1892 Orono, Maine 1960 Baltimore, Maryland



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Theodore Pitre/Georgia A. Turcotte); all known surname descendants:

                 9        Alexander James Petrie  b: 15 January 1892  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: 1 May 1960  Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

                                   +Emma May Leblanc  b: 17 December 1896  N. Cambridge, Middlesex, MA; m: 16 September 1919  Orono, Penobscot, ME [Abraham B./Celina Cormier]; d: 17 December 1927  Orono, Penobscot, ME

                            10          Theodore E. Petrie  b: 23 April 1922  Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME; d: 21 September 2005  Angleton, Brazoria, TX

                            10          Raymond C. Petrie  b: Abt. 1923  Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME; d: Aft. May 1960  Texas


                            *2nd Wife of Alexander James Petrie:

                                   +Claudia ---    m: Aft. 1940; d: Aft. May 1960



Notes for Theodore Pitre:


- 1920 Orono, Penobscot, ME:  Widow Georgie A. Petrie 50, Stella M. 31; son Alexander G. 27, wife Ella M. 27.

- 1930 Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME:  Widower Alexander L. Petrie 38 (painter), Theodore E. 7, Raymond C. 6; sister Stella M. 42, widowed mother Georgia A. 66.


- 1940 Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME:  Widower Alexander Petrie 48 painter/painting contr., Theodore 17 messenger/Western Union, Raymond 16, widow Clotilde LaPointe 48 housekeeper/lodger.  [25 Oak Street]


Tombstone Inscriptions, Riverside Cemetery, Orono, Penobscot, ME:  PETRIE / Alex J. Petrie / Jan. 15, 1882 - May 1, 1960 / Emma M. Leblanc / his wife / Dec. 17, 1896 - Dec. 17, 1927


Obituary:  The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Monday, 2 May 1960:  Alexander J. Petrie - Orono, May 1 - Alexander (Alec) James Petrie, 68, husband of Claudia Petrie, died Sunday morning in Baltimore, Md.  He was born in Orono January 16, 1892, the son of Theodore and Georgianna (Turcott) Petrie.  A painter and paper hanger by trade, he was formerly employed at Orono, Bar Harbor and Harvard University.  He had resided in Baltimore the past six years.  Surviving besides his wife are two sons, Theodore of New York and Raymond of Houston, Texas; a sister, Mrs. Stella Siracusa of Orono; and seven grandchildren.  A High Mass of Requiem will be held Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock at St. Mary's Catholic Church.  Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Orono.  Friends may call at the LaBeau Funeral Home, 9 Pine Street, Orono, Tuesday afternoon and evening.



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