Continuation of tree (1st child of Pierre Lepitre/Elizabeth Gabrion); all known surname descendants:
8 Adolphe Pitre b: 27 November 1861 New York; d: 4 March 1925 Escanaba, Delta, MI
+Elizabeth Clermont b: Abt. 1865 Hawkesbury, Clarence, Russell, ONT; m: 12 September 1881 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT [Augustin/Elizabeth Nield]; d: 23 June 1888 Ste. Euphemie, Casselman, ONT
9 Marie Precina Pitre b: 27 July 1884 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 24 August 1884 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT
9 Clementine 'Albertine' Pitre b: 4 December 1885 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 25 July 1886 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT
9 Marie Claudia Pitre b: 16 June 1888 Clarence, Russell, ONT; d: 11 August 1888 Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT
Notes for Adolphe Pitre:
- 1881 Hull City, Ottawa, Quebec: Adolphe 19, living with parents & siblings.
- 1910 Escanaba, Delta, Michigan: Widower Dolph Peter 48 labor/iron on docks, residing at a hotel
- 1911 Escanaba, MI Directory: Adolph Pitre, lab, bds 1300 Ludington
- 1924 Escanaba, MI Directory: Adolph Pitre, restr, 1400 Ludington h do
Michigan Death Certificate: Escanaba, Delta, MI (1400 Lud St.); Adolph Petre, widower; cook; b. Nov 1861 NY; d. 4 March 1925 asphyxiation by illuminating gas accident; father Peter Petre (b. Can); mother unknown; informant Ben Clairmont 1304 - 2nd Ave. So.; burial St. Anne Cemetery 7 March 1925.
Obituary: Escanaba Daily Press, Saturday, 7 March 1925: Funeral services for Adolph Pitre will be conducted this morning at 9 a.m. at St. Anne's church with the Rev. Fr. Jacques officiating. Burial will be in St. Anne's cemetery. The body was yesterday returned from the Allo Funeral home to the home of Ben Clairmont, brother-in-law of the deceased, at 1304 Second Avenue South.
Tombstone Inscription, Holy Cross Cemetery, Escanaba: Adolph Pitre / Nov. 27, 1862 / Mar. 3, 1925
Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries.
Last updated: 22 July 2018.