Fidele Arthur Pitre

1899 Palmer Road, PEI 1984 East Boothbay, Maine



Continuation of tree (5th child of Patrick Peter Pitre/Mary Magdalene Peters); all known surname descendants:

                9        Fidele Arthur Pitre  b: 18 July 1899  Immaculate Conception, Palmer Road, PEI; d: 28 June 1984  East Boothbay, Lincoln, ME

                                 + Marie Alice Berrouard  b: 11 August 1902  Tignish, PEI; m: 28 February 1922  Rumford, Oxford, ME [Joseph/Angelina Bernard]; d: 5 December 1995  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME

                            10      Edna M. Peters  b: 10 August 1923  Massachusetts; d: 19 December 1966  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME

                                        +Russell J. Champagne  b: 18 June 1923  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; m: 13 April 1942  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 9 November 2000  Farmington, Franklin, ME

                            10      Joseph Arthur Peters  b: 19 February 1925  Massachusetts; d: 21 July 1984  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME

                                        +Marjorie D. Arsenault  b: 28 August 1931  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; m: 12 June 1948  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 29 May 1987  Portland, Cumberland, ME

                            10      Fidele Joseph Peters  b: 6 December 1926  Mexico, Oxford, ME; d: 15 June 1975  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME

                                        + Janet E. Pinkham  b: Abt. 1934  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME; m: 1 August 1953  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 21 March 2018  Augusta, Kennebec, ME

                            10      Edward J. Peters  b: 27 October 1928  Mexico, Oxford, ME; d: 1 March 1983  Portland, Cumberland, ME

                                        +Janet E. Pinkham  b: Abt. 1934  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME; m: 31 December 1982  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 21 March 2018  Augusta, Kennebec, ME

                            10      Robert J. Peters  b: Abt. 1931  Minae; d: Bef. December 1995

                            10      Ozelie Mary Peters  b: 1 July 1933  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME; d: 1 December 2010  Brunswick, Cumberland, ME

                                        + Francis L. Arsenault  b: 14 December 1929  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; m: 18 June 1952  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 29 November 1966  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME

                                       *2nd Husband of Ozelie Mary Peters:

                                        + --- Chapman

                            10      Clifford Henry Peters  b: 3 December 1936  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 7 December 2005  Portland, Cumberland, ME

                                        + --- Tranton

                            10      Dawn Alice Peters  b: 20 May 1938  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; d: 9 January 2005  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME

                                        +Gordon N. Campbell  b: 8 April 1936  Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln, ME; m: 10 September 1955  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME [Clarence Lee/Irene Abbott]; d: 6 April 1986  Bath, Sagadahoc, ME

                                      *2nd Husband of Dawn Alice Peters:

                                        +Gordon M. Giles  b: 11 January 1943  East Boothbay, Lincoln, ME; m: 1972  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME [Herbert M./Jennie Mae Stover]; d: 27 May 1996  Boothbay, Lincoln, ME



Notes for Fidele Arthur Pitre:


- 1930 Mexico, Oxford, Maine:  Fidele A. Peters 30, wife Alice M. 27, Edma M. 6, Joseph A. 5, Fidele J. 3, Edward J. 1.


- 1940 Boothbay, Lincoln, ME:  Fidele A. Peters 40 woodsman/lumber, wife Alice M. 37, Edna M. 16, Joseph A. 15 woodsman/lumber, Fidele A. Jr. 13, Edward J. 11, Robert J. 9, Ozelie M. 6, Clifford H. 3, Dawn A. 1 [Dover Road]

- 1950 Boothbay, Lincoln, ME:  Fidele A. Peters 50 carpenter/building construction, wife Alice M. 47, Ozelie M. 16, Clifford H. 13, Dawn A. 11.

Border crossing: 1 November 1915: Fidele Arthur Peters, age 16 years 3 months, b. St. Louis, PEI, relative at Dover Road, Boothbay Harbor


Alien Registration: 1 July 1940 at Boothbay, ME:  Fidele Arthur Peters, in US 25 years, b. 18 Jul 1899 St. Louis PEI; married w/8 children; laborer


Notes for Marie Alice Berouard:

Alien Registration: 1 July 1940 at Boothbay, ME:  Alice Mary Berrouard Peters, in US 22 years, b. 11 Aug 1902 Tignish, PEI; married w/8 children

Obituary:  Portland Press Herald (ME), Wednesday, 6 December 1995 - ALICE M. PETERS NATIVE OF CANADA, ENJOYED CROCHETING - Alice M. Peters, 93, died Tuesday at St. Andrews Hospital.  She was born on Prince Edward Island, Canada, a daughter of Robert and Angela Berrouard.  In 1922, she married Fidele A. Peters in Paris.  Mrs. Peters was a homemaker.  She enjoyed crocheting and many people throughout the country owned her work.  She also enjoyed playing bingo.  She lived in Rumford and then in Boothbay until 1972, when she moved back to Prince Edward Island.  In 1983, she returned here.  Her husband died in 1984.  A daughter, Edna Michaud, and four sons, Joseph, Edward, Robert and Fidele Peters Jr., also died previously.  Surviving are a son, Clifford H. Peters of Boothbay; two daughters, Dawn Giles and Ozelie Chapman, both of Boothbay; a sister, Annie Pelkey of Rumford; a brother, Levi Berrouard of Springfield, Mass.; 24 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.  A funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Saturday in Our Lady Queen of Peace Church.  The Rev. Royal Parent will be the celebrant.  Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Boothbay.  Arrangements are by Simmons & Harrington Funeral Home.

Obituaries for the children:

Joseph Arthur Peters:  Tombstone Inscription, Evergreen Cemetery, Boothbay, ME:  Joseph A. Peters / US Navy / World War II


Clifford Henry Peters:  Tombstone Inscription, Wylie Cemetery, Boothbay:  Clifford H. Peters / 1936 - 2005 / S.H. & Hall  //  Clifford H. Peters / US Army / Korea / Dec. 3, 1936 - Dec. 7, 2005


Dawn Alice Peters:  Dawn Alice Peters Giles, 66, of Boothbay Harbor, passed away Jan. 9 (2005) at St. Andrews Hospital in Boothbay Harbor.  Dawn was born in Boothbay on May 20, 1938, a daughter of Alice Berrouard and Phil Peters.  She attended Boothbay schools.  She was employed as a home health caregiver.  She enjoyed her family, camping and taking trips to Florida.  She was a huge Nascar fan, and a member of the VFW Auxiliary.  She was predeceased by her parents; husband of 24 years, Gordon M. Giles; great granddaughter Kennedy Warren; four brothers and a sister.  Survivors include two daughters, Karen Campbell Blackman of Boothbay and Lori Campbell Ranco of Stratton; four sons, Clarence (Scott) Campbell of Boothbay, Robert Campbell of Boothbay, Gordon (Joey) of Dresden, and William (Billy) Giles of East Boothbay; stepson, Michael Giles of East Boothbay; sister Ozelie Peters Chapman of Boothbay; brother, Clifford Peters of Boothbay Harbor; close friend and companion, Richard Williams of Boothbay; 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.  Brief Pythian Sister Service, 7 p.m., Fri., Jan. 14 at the KP Hall, Lakeside Dr., Boothbay Harbor, followed by a chemical free reception at the KP Hall.  Family graveside service will be held in the spring in Evergreen Cemetery with the Deacon John Kreppein presiding.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Oceanview Temple, #112, KP Lodge, PO Box 356, Boothbay, ME 04537.  Arrangements are under the care and direction of Simmons Harrington & Hall Funeral Home, Boothbay.

Tombstone Inscription, Evergreen Cemetery, Boothbay, ME:  GILES / 1912 Herbert M. 1980 / his wife / 1912 Jennie M. Stover (blank) / their son / 1943 Gordon M. 1996 / his wife / 1938 Dawn A. Peters (blank)



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