Albert Pete

1873 Erie, Michigan 1923 Erie, Michigan

 

 

Continuation of tree (4th child of Augustus Peters/Elizabeth Grondin); all known surname descendants:

             8         Albert Pete  b: 28 October 1873  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 24 August 1923  Erie, Monroe, MI

                               +Laura Rousseau  b: 12 November 1873  La Salle, Monroe, MI; m: 31 July 1893  Erie, Monroe, MI [Alexander/Mary Roe]; d: 18 February 1932  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                   9                 Nelin Pete  b: 29 July 1894  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 27 March 1971  Detroit, Wayne, MI

                   9                 Ethel Mary Pete  b: 19 January 1896  Lasalle, Monroe, MI; d: 28 August 1988  Hernando, Citrus, FL

                                         +Harry Zimmerman  b: Abt. 1891; m: 20 May 1914  Lucas, OH [George W./Ella Ziegler]

                   9                 Thomas Augustus Pete  b: 5 December 1898  Toledo, Lucas, Ohio; d: 13 May 1913  Erie, Monroe, MI

                   9                 Nora L. Peet  b: 4 April 1901  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 15 December 1921  Erie, Monroe, MI  (typhoid fever)

                   9                 Albert Pete  b: 14 October 1903  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 14 May 1913  Erie, Monroe, MI

                   9                 Beulah Frances Pete  b: 16 November 1905  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 17 May 1983  Huntsville, Madison, AL

                                         +--- Babcock

                   9                 Floyd Ligouri Pete  b: 9 August 1907  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 19 January 1991  Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI

                                         +Bertha Louise Drouillard  b: 11 August 1906  Trenton, Wayne, MI; m: 1 March 1927  Trenton, Wayne, MI [Joseph/Louise Bargo]; d: 29 November 1988  Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI

                   9                 Velma Sarah Pete  b: 5 March 1909  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 4 October 1910  Erie, Monroe, MI

                   9                 Russell Tobias Pete  b: 7 December 1910  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 19 June 1996  Woodhaven, Wayne, MI

                                         +Opal Mae Cook  b: 29 September 1903  Weston, OH; m: 13 August 1929; d: 8 February 1985  Trenton, MI

                   9                 Verdon Jessie Pete  b: 9 August 1912  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 26 December 1976  Greenleaf, Lane, OR

 

 

Notes for Albert Pete:

Census

- 1900 Toledo, Lucas, Ohio:  Albert Pete 27 (laborer/asphalt blockworks), wife of 6 years Laura 26, Nealan 5, Etta 4, Thomas 1.

 

- 1910 Erie, Monroe, Michigan:  Albert Peet 37 fisherman, wife of 16 years Laura 36, Nealin 15, Etta 14, Thomas 11, Nora 9, Robert 6, Beulah 4, Floyd 2, Velma 1 year 2 months.

 

- 1920

 

- 1930 Erie, Monroe, MI:  Victor Pete 62, wife Laura 55, Neland 35 laborer/factory salt, Verden 18 odd jobs, Neoma 14.

 

WWI registration records:  Albert Pete, age 45, b. 28 Oct 1873, fisherman, Laura Russou Pete, Erie; medium height, medium build, grey eyes, dark hair

 

Death certificate:  Records death as 'found dead asphyxiated by exhaust of gas from broken connection of gasoline engine in cabin of power boat'.

 

Obituary:  Detroit Free Press, Tuesday, 28 August 1923:  Monroe, Mich., Aug. 27 - The funeral of Albert Pete, 50 years old, Erie fisherman, who died from gas asphyxiation in a motor boat while on Lake Erie last Thursday will be held Wednesday morning from St. Joseph's church in the village of Erie, 12 miles south of here.  Harvey Monimee, 28 years old, companion of Pete, is in critical condition at his home in Erie township.  He was burned in the explosion.

 

Tombstone Inscription, St. Joseph Cemetery, Erie, MI: 

PETE / Albert / 1873 - 1923 / Nelin / 1894 - 1971 / Nora L. / 1901 - 1921 / Victor / 1869 - 1934

PETE /  (separate) Laura / 1873 - 1931

 

Obituaries for the children:

Floyd Liguori Pete:  Tombstone Inscription, Saint Mary of the Woods Cemetery, Barker Creek, Kalkaska, MI:  PETE / Bertha L. / 1906 - 1988 / Floyd L/ / 1907 - 1991 / married March 1, 1927

 

 

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Last updated:  27 July 2018.