Eusebius Peters

1864 Rollo Bay, PEI 1934 Rollo Bay, PEI



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Fidele Peters/Mary Daigle); all known surname descendants:

                8        Eusebius Peters  b: 9 July 1864  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 4 July 1934  Rollo Bay, PEI

                                 +Mary Louise Chiasson  b: 9 November 1874  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; m: 21 January 1896  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI [Guillaume/Adelaide Turbie]; d: 20 December 1942  Rollo Bay, PEI

                            9        William Augustus Peters  b: 3 May 1897  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 1 May 1989  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                                         +Margaret Eulalia Harrington  b: 8 May 1901  S. Boston, Suffolk, MA; m: 12 May 1932 [James/Sadie Skinner Dixon]; d: 31 October 1977  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                            9        Joseph Fidelis Peters  b: 15 July 1898  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 16 May 1978  Darwell, Alberta

                                         +Mary Jane Campbell  b: 8 January 1911  North Witton, Quebec; m: 1 February 1932  Edmonton, Alberta; d: 7 May 1991  Edmonton, Alberta

                            9        Samuel Earnest Peters  b: 6 December 1899  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 12 January 1993  Plymouth, Plymouth, MA

                                         +Dorothy Frances Boutin  b: 6 April 1904; m: 18 November 1942 [Joseph/Mary Smith]; d: 7 November 1992  Plymouth, Plymouth, MA

                            9        Mary Selina Peters  b: 11 May 1901  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 26 July 2001  Brantford, Brant, ONT

                                         +John Henry Mallard  b: 24 August 1897  Gowan Brae, PEI; m: 29 November 1928  Rollo Bay, PEI [William J./Agnes ---]; d: 30 July 1954  Rollo Bay, PEI

                                      *2nd Husband of Mary Selina Peters:

                                        +Albert Lyall Nelles  b: 26 September 1913  Oneida, Haldimand, ONT; m: 3 November 1962  Hagersville, Haldimand, ONT [Isaac Newton/Mary Ellen McFarland]; d: 19 November 1986  Ontario

                            9        Alice Alberta Peters  b: 18 August 1902  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Bef. 1911

                            9        Alberta Mary Peters  b: 30 May 1905  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Bef. 1911

                            9        Harold Joseph Peters  b: 8 June 1906  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Bef. 1911

                            9        Ethel Adelaide Peters  b: 19 November 1907  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 20 February 2001  Souris, PEI

                                         +Frank McDonald    m: 29 July 1930 [John/-----]

                                       *2nd Husband of Ethel Adelaide Peters:

                                         +Adolphus Conway    m: Aft. 1940 [Peter D./-----]

                            9        Harold Francis Peters  b: 14 August 1909  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Bef. 1911



Notes for Eusebius Peters:


- 1901 PEI, Lot 44H1:  Eusebius Peters 36, wife Mary L. 26, William A. 3, Fideles J. 2, Samuel E. 1, mother Mary 67.

- 1911 PEI, Rollo Bay East:  Eusebius Peters 46 (farmer), wife Mary 36, William A. 14, Fidelas J. 13, Mary P. 10, Ethel A. 3.  [Samuel 11 - ?]


- 1921 PEI, Rollo Bay Chapel (Lot 44):  Eusebius Peters 56 farmer, wife Mary Louise 46, William 24, Fidelis 22, Mary Celina 20, Ethel 13.


- 1931 Rollo Bay, Rollo Bay Chapel, Kings, PEI: Eusebius Peters 68 farmer, wife Mary 55, adopted son Frank 30 (Scotch), wife Ethel 28, Ernest 5 months.


Obituaries for the children:

William Augustus Peters:  Boston Globe (MA), Friday, 5 May 1989:  Peters - Of Cambridge, May 1, William A., beloved husband of the late Margaret (Harrington) Peters.  Father of William J. Peters of Carver, Thomas A. Peters of Somerville, Jeanne Remondi of Newton, Adelaide Doyle of West Roxbury, John Robert Peters of Fairhaven, Charles A. Peters of Tewksbury, Mollie Kendrick of Atkinson, N.H., Kathleen German of Cambridge.  Brother of Minnie Nelles of Ontario, Canada, Ethel Conway of Rollo Bay, P.E.I., Canada, Ernest Peters of Plymouth and the late Dalus Peters.  Also survived by 27 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.  Funeral from his late residence, 95 Howard St., Cambridge, Saturday, May 6 at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Pauls Church, Cambridge at 10 am.  Visiting hours at his late residence Thursdday 7-9 p.m.  Interment Rollo Bay, Prince Edward Island, Canada.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Lowell Hospice, P.O. Box 1965, Lowell, MA 01853.


Joseph Fidelis Peters:  Tombstone Inscriptions: Darwell Cemetery, Darwell, Whitecourt, Alberta:  In loving memory of / Dalus J. / 1898 - 1978 / Mary J. / 1911 - 1991 / within our hearts he liveth still / PETERS


Samuel Earnest Peters:  Patriot Ledger (Quincy, MA), Thursday, 14 Jan 1993:  Ernest J. Peters.  Plymouth - Ernest J. Peters, 93, of Plymouth, a native of Prince Edward Island, Canada, and a former painter for the Army Corps of Engineers, died Tuesday at Jordan Hospital after a long illness.  Mr. Peters also worked as a machinist for the Plymouth Cordage Co. and as a chauffeur for the Hornblower Estate in Plymouth.  Husband of the late Dorothy F. (Boutin) Peters, he is survived by two stepsons, Eldon Burgess of Hawthorne, Calif., and Richard Burgess of West Hills, Calif.; several brothers and sisters in Nova Scotia, Canada; five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.  A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Peter's Church.  Burial will be in Chiltonville Cemetery.  There are no visiting hours.  Funeral arrangements were made by the Cartmell Funeral Home.

Tombstone Inscription, Chiltonville Cemetery, Plymouth, MA:  Ernest J. Peters / US Army / World War II / Dec. 6, 1899 - Jan. 12, 1993  //  Dorothy F. Peters / wife and mother / loved by all / Apr. 6, 1904 - Nov. 7, 1992


Mary Selina Peters:  The Expositor (Brantford, ONT), Saturday, 28 July 2001:  Nelles, Mary Celina (Mallard) - At Tranquility Place Nursing Home, Brantford on Thursday, July 26, 2001, Mary Celina Nelles (Mallard), in her 101st year; beloved wife of the late Harry Mallard (1953) and the late Lyle Nelles (1986); dear mother of Bill Mallard of Souris, P.E.I., Agnes Cheverie (Herb) of Souris, P.E.I., Susan Jenkins of Brantford, Irene Coghill (Jack) of Stratford, Mildred Cheverie (Grant) of Souris, P.E.I., Doris Noble (Ray) of Souris, P.E.I., John Mallard of Toronto, Tom Mallard of Brantford, Ethel Leeming (Jack) of London, Eunice Ince (Karl) of Brantford and Gloria Anthony (Doug) of London; also survived by a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; predeceased by her daughter Edna Bain, her sister Ethel Conway and brothers Bill, Ernest and Dalus Peters.  Visitors will be received at the O'Neil Funeral Home, London, Ontario on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.  Funeral Mass in St. Alexis Church, Rollo Bay, P.E.I., on Tuesday, July 31, 2001 at 3 p.m.  Interment St. Alexis Parish Cemetery, Rollo Bay East, P.E.I.

Tombstone Inscription, St. Alexis Cemetery, Rollo Bay East, PEIMALLARD / John Henry Mallard / Private / V. G. of Canada / 30 July 1954 / Age 57 / his wife / Mary Celina Peters / May 11, 1901 / July 26, 2001 / loving mother of 14 / twin sons 1929 / sleep gently together again


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