Adolphe Pitre

1843 Beauharnois Quebec – 1921 Rockland, Ontario

 

 

Continuation of tree (7th child of Pierre Pitre/Marie Bergeron); all known surname descendants:

                   7       Adolphe Pitre  b: 9 June 1843  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: 9 March 1921  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                                 +Marie Alparie 'Parasine' Longtin  b: 10 September 1845  St. Constant, Laprairie, Quebec; m: 14 October 1862  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec [Francois/Esther Gervais]; d: 8 April 1936  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                         8          Marie Delima Pitre  b: 4 October 1863  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: Bet. November 1925-November 1947

                                       +Delphis Lacasse  b: 11 November 1859  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; m: 27 June 1881  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT [Laurent/Emelie Bergeron]; d: 30 April 1886  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT

                                     *2nd Husband of Marie Delima Pitre:                             

                                       +Louis Lepage  b: Abt. 1863  Papineauville, Quebec; m: 20 September 1887  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT [Louis/Ladie Ann Hillman]; d: 19 November 1925  New Orchard Beach, ONT

                         8          Adolphis 'Delphys Adolphe' Pitre  b: 1 February 1865  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 8 January 1948  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                                       +Sophronie Lalonde  b: 5 August 1871  Clarence, Russell, ONT; m: Abt. 1889  Clarence, Russell, ONT [Hilaire/Evelina Duclos]; d: 14 February 1939  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                         8          Marie Elmire Pitre  b: 7 February 1867  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 24 December 1926  Escanaba, Delta, MI

                                       +Jean Baptiste Courtemanche  b: Abt. 1864; m: 28 April 1885  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT [Jean Baptiste/Domithilde Lacasse]; d: Bef. 1900

                                     *2nd Husband of Elmire Pitre:                                                   

                                       +Benjamin Clermont  (aka Clairmon) b: 12 June 1869  Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; m: 9 July 1900  Rockland, Russell, ONT [Augustin/Elisabeth Desjardins]; d: 3 July 1939  Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, MI

                         8          Amedee Pitre  b: 19 December 1868  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 16 October 1869  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT

                         8          Elodie Pitre  b: 25 March 1870  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 28 November 1947  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                                       +Joseph Menard  b: Abt. 1867; m: 22 July 1889  Eglise de la Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [Samuel/Sophie Lepage]; d: 26 June 1936  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                         8          Dominateur Pitre  b: 4 May 1872  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 1952  Timmins, Cochrane, ONT

                                       +Marie Celina Josephine Paille  b: 16 May 1871  Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; m: 23 June 1890  Eglise de la Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [Delphis/Marie Menard]; d: 27 January 1892  Rockland, Russell, ONT  (childbirth)

                                     *2nd Wife of Dominateur Pitre:                                                 

                                       +Rose Delima Clermont  b: 6 January 1878  Clarence, Russell, ONT; m: 16 September 1894  Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT [Augustin/Elisabeth Desjardins]; d: 8 January 1945  Peterborough, Peterborough, ONT

                         8          Pierre Pitre  b: 6 April 1874  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: Bef. 1881

                         8          Joseph Napoleon Pitre  b: 24 May 1875  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 5 September 1952  Spokane, Spokane, WA

                                       +Adelaide Vaillancourt  b: 4 February 1880  Missouri; m: 21 August 1899  Rockland, Russell, ONT [Damase/Victorine Maheu]; d: Aft. 1901

                                    *2nd Wife of Joseph Napoleon Pitre:

                                       +Julia Thompson (Beste)  b: Abt. 1864  Wisconsin; m: 8 November 1915  Spokane, Spokane, WA [Tory/Gertrude ---]; d: unknown

                                    *3rd Wife of Joseph Napoleon Pitre:

                                       +Zeda Maude Johnson (Martin)  b: 8 March 1886  St. Joseph, Buchanan, MO; m: 22 September 1920  Montesano, Grays Harbor, WA [Zadock/Sarah Elizabeth Young]; d: 17 January 1949  Spokane, Spokane, WA

                         8          Marie Leonore Pitre  b: 10 February 1878  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 1 May 1958  Timmins, Cochrane, ONT

                                       +Octave Frappier  b: 28 February 1875  St. Andre Avellin, Papineau, Quebec; m: 3 July 1904  Eglise de la Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [Theodore/Rosalie Despalis]; d: 6 June 1925  Timmins, Cochrane, ONT

                         8          Marie Liza Pitre  b: 2 April 1880  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 5 April 1880  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT

                         8          Joseph Albini Pitre  b: 20 December 1881  Ste. Felicite, Clarence, Russell, ONT; d: 31 October 1948  Ottawa, Clarence, ONT

                                       +Eva Portelance  b: 24 June 1889  Curran, ONT; m: 28 June 1910  Ste. Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [Charles/Suzanne Lemaire]; d: 11 July 1924  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                                    *2nd Wife of Joseph Albini Pitre:

                                       +Marie Agnes 'Helene' St. Denis (Auger)  b: 21 January 1887  Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Jacques Cartier, Quebec; m: 25 June 1927  Notre Dame de Grace, Hull, Wright, Quebec [Damase/Octavie Lavigne]; d: 28 October 1943  Ottawa, Carleton, ONT

                         8          Marie Anna Claudia Pitre  b: 16 September 1883  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 7 July 1964

                                       +Philippe Arthur Fairfield  b: 4 November 1883  Rockland, Russell, ONT; m: 23 April 1906  Ste. Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [George/Philomene Gravel]; d: 1980  Rockland, Russell, ONT

                         8          Joseph Roger Amedee Pitre  b: 18 November 1885  Ste. Felicite, Clarence Creek, Russell, ONT; d: 7 February 1893  Clarence, Russell, ONT

                         8          Modeste Ernest Pitre  b: 8 March 1889  Ste. Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT; d: Aft. 1921

                                       +Zenaide Gamache  b: Abt. 1891; m: 6 March 1916  Ste. Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT [Napoleon/Marie St. Jacques]; d: Aft. 1921

                              9               Marie Paule Euphrosie Eleonore Pitre  b: 19 July 1916  Eglise de la Trinite, Rockland, Russell, ONT; d: Aft. 1921

                              9               Carmel Pitre  b: 1918; d: 1990  Pointe du Lac, Quebec

                                                 +Paul Rouette  b: 1923; m: unknown; d: 1987  Pointe du Lac, Quebec

 

  

 

Notes for Adolphe Pitre:

Census

- 1871 Clarence, Russell, Ontario:  Adolphus Pite 28 (farmer), wife Paricine 25, Delimeau 7, Adolphus 5, Edmeir 4, Houlada 1.

 

- 1881 Clarence, Russell, ONT:  Adolphe Pitre 37 (farmer), wife Parasine 35, Delima 17, Delphine 16, Elmire 14, Elodie 10, Dominateur 8, Napoleon 6, Leonore 3.

 

- 1891 Rockland, Russell, ONT:  Adolph Petra 48 (laborer in mill), wife Pororena 46, Napolia 16, Lanora 14, Albene 10, Clodeo 7, Mada 5, Arnas 2.

 

- 1901 Rockland, Russell, ONT:  Adolphe Pitt 58, wife Parasine 55, Elenore 23, Albini 20, Claudia 17, Ernest 12.

 

- 1911 Wallace, Russell, ONT:  Adolf Pitre 67 (laborer), wife Eufesine 66, Ernest 22 (laborer); daughter Delima Lepage 48.

- 1921 Rockland, Russell, ONT:  Arthur Fairfield 37 blacksmith/saw mill, wife Cladia 36, 5 children, widowed mother-in-law Euphrosene Pitre 75.

Tombstone Inscriptions, Holy Trinity, Rockland, Russell, ONT:  Euphrasine Longtine / epouse de / Adolphe Pitre / 1845 - 1936

 

Obituaries for the children:

Elodie Pitre:  The Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa, ON), Saturday, 29 November 1947:  The death occurred today of Mrs. Joseph Menard, the former Elosie Pitre, of Rockland, at the residence of her son, Dolphis Menard, 461 Sussex street, following a lengthy illness.  She was in her 78th year.  Born at Bourget, in 1870, a daughter of the late Adolphe Pitre and his wife, the former Euphrosine Longtin, she had been a resident of Rockland for the past 70 years.  She was married at Rockland 59 years ago to Joseph Menard, who predeceased her 11 years ago.  A member of St. Trinity church, Mrs. Menard was a member of the Ladies of Ste. Anne and the Third Order of St. Francis.  Surviving are three sons, Dolphis of Ottawa, Eugene of Timmins and Rene of Hull; one adopted daughter, Mrs. Lucien St. Denis (Jeanette) of Rockland; four brothers, Dolphis of Rockland, Dominateur of Timmins, Albenie of Ottawa and Ernest of Three Rivers, Que.; two sisters, Mrs. Octave Frappin of Timmins and Mrs. Arthur Fairfield of Belcourt, Que.  Also surviving are five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.  The funeral will be held Monday from the Gauthier funeral parlors, 259 St. Patrick street to St. Trinity church for service at 9 a.m.  Burial will be in the parish

cemetery.

Tombstone Inscription, Holy Trinity, Rockland, Russell, ONT:  A La Memoire de / Joseph Menard / decede le 26 Juin 1936 / a l'age de 68 ans / son epouse / Elodie Pitre / decedee le 28 Nov 1947 / a l'age de 77 ans / Armand Joanisse / epoux de / Evelina Menard / decede le 18 Oct 1918, a l'age de 28 ans / Evelinna Menard / decedee le 18 Dec 1924 / a l'age de 31 ans / MENARD

 

Marie Leonore Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Memorial Cemetery, Timmins, Cochrane:  Ici repose / Octave / Frappier / epoux de / Eleanore / Pitre / decede le / 5 Juin 1925 / a l’age de / 50 ans 3 mois / et 8 jours / R.I.P.

 

Joseph Albini Pitre:  The Ottawa Citizen, Monday, 1 November 1948:  Albini Pitre, 73 Clarence street, died yesterday in a local hospital after a long illness.  A native of Rockland, he was formerly employed by W.C. Edwards and Company, of that village, and had lived in Ottawa for the past 20 years.  He attended the Basilica and was a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters and the Union St. Joseph.  In 1910 he married the former Eva Portelance, who predeceased him in 1924.  He married the former Helene St. Denis in 1928.  She died in 1941.  Surviving are two sons, Lucien, Ottawa; Palma, Hull; two brothers, Dominateur, Timmins; Ernest, Three Rivers; one sister, Mrs. Eleonore Frappier, Timmins; three stepsons, Omer Auger, Montreal, and Gustave and Jean Auger, Hull.  The funeral cortege will leave the Gauthier funeral home, 259 St. Patrick street, Wednesday at 9 a.m. for Holy Trinity church, Rockland, where requiem high mass will be sung at 10 o'clock.  Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.

The Ottawa Journal:  Pitre, Albini - On Sunday, October 31, 1948, in hospital, Albini Pitre, beloved husband of the late Eva Portelance and the late Helene St. Denis, age 66 years.  Funeral Wednesday from Gauthier's, 259 St. Patrick St., for requiem mass at Holy Trinity Church, Rockland, Ont., at 10 a.m.  Interment parish cemetery.

 

 

 

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