Felix Peters

1833 Rollo Bay, PEI 1904 Rollo Bay, PEI

 

 

Continuation of tree (4th child of John 'Janvier' Peters/Julia Daigle); all known surname descendants:

                7     Felix Peters  b: 16 October 1833  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 22 January 1904  Rollo Bay, PEI  [bur. 24 January 1904]

                               + Margaret Daigle  b: 6 February 1839  Rollo Bay, PEI; m: 28 January 1861  Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 17 January 1904  Rollo Bay, PEI  [bur. 19 January 1904]

                         8          Frederick Peters  b: 4 April 1862  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Abt. 1862  Rollo Bay, PEI

                         8          Joseph 'Robert' Peters  b: 14 August 1863  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 1 November 1891  Gloucester, Essex, MA (accidentally killed)

                         8          Philomen Peters  b: 6 October 1865  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: Aft. 1901

                         8          Edward Peters  b: 9 December 1867  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 18 April 1944  Charlottetown, PEI

                                       + Sophia Burke  b: 15 August 1870  Rollo Bay, PEI; m: 28 June 1892  Rockport, Essex, MA [Placide E./Lucy Daigle]; d: 19 January 1956

                         8          Mary Jane Peters  b: 17 October 1869  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 1951

                                       + Louis Carpenter  b: 27 May 1857  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; m: 14 July 1891  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI [Joseph/Julia Leblanc]; d: 1923

                         8          John F. Peters  b: 12 July 1873  St. Mary, Souris, PEI; d: 6 July 1893  Gardner, Worcester, MA

                         8          Juliane Peters  b: 16 December 1876  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 1951              

                                       + John Andrew MacDonald  b: 4 February 1867  PEI; m: Abt. 1902 [Roderick/Lillian Chiasson]; d: 1948  Rollo Bay, PEI

                         8          Felix Andrew Peters  b: 22 February 1880  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 18 April 1954

                                       + Ann Sophia Chiasson  b: 27 June 1873  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; m: Abt. 1900 [Lemuel 'Clement'/Anne MacDonald]; d: 5 May 1940

                         8          Margaret Olivia Peters  b: 31 October 1882  St. Alexis, Rollo Bay, PEI; d: 12 December 1921  San Rafael, Marin, CA

                                       + Henry Stephens Reithenburg   b: 16 July 1884  Buffalo, Erie, NY; m: Abt. 1911; d: 28 November 1964  Oakland, Alameda, CA

 

Notes for Felix Peters:

Census

- 1861 PEI, Lot 44, Rollo Bay:  John Peters 61, wife Julia Daigle 60, John 17, son Felix Peters 28, wife Margaret Daigle 22.

 

- 1871 census not extant

- 1881 PEI, Lot 44, Rollo Bay:  Felix Peters 45 (farmer), wife Margaret 40, Joseph 17, Philemean 15, Edward 13, Mary J. 11, John 7, Julia 4, Felix A. 1.

- 1891 PEI, Lot 44H:  Felix Peters 56 (farmer), wife Margaret 51, Joseph 27, Philomen 25, Edward 23, Mary Jane 21, John 17, Mary Ann 14, Andrew 11, Olive M. 8.

- 1901 PEI, Lot 44H1:  Felix Peters 67, Margaret 61, Philomene 35, Julia 24, Olive M. 18; son Edward 33, wife Sophia 31, Mary M. 7, Lucy A. 5, Sophia G. 3, Joseph I. 4 months.

 

Tombstone Inscription:  St. Alexis Cemetery, Rollo Bay, PEI:  Father / Felix Peters / died / Jan. 22, 1904 / aged 70 years / Mother / Margaret Deagle / died / Jan. 17, 1904 / aged 64 years / their sons / Robert J. / died Nov. 1, 1891 / aged 28 years / John F. / died July 6, 1893 / aged 20 years
 

Obituaries for the children:

Joseph 'Robert' Peters:  Boston Evening Transcript (Boston, MA), Monday, 2 November 1891:  The man run over and killed last evening by the cars at the depot in Gloucester has been recognized as Joseph R. Peters, a carpenter in the employ of Maddox Brothers and belonging in Rollobay, P.E.I.

 

Margaret Olivia Peters:  San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA), Tuesday, 13 Dec 1921:  Reithenburg - In San Rafael, December 12, 1921, Margaret Olive, beloved wife of Henry S. Reithenburg, and devoted mother of Margaret Anna, Mary Olive and Henry Reithenburg Jr., a native of Prince Edward Island, Canada, aged 39 years.  Friends are invited to attend the funeral services Wednesday, December 14, 1921, at 9:30 o'clock a.m. at St. Raphael's Church, where a requiem mass will be said for the repose of her soul.  Interment, Mount Olivet Cemetery.  Friends may call at the F. E. Sawyer Co's parlors, San Rafael, Cal.

 

 

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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Massachusetts items in RED from online records.

- Some PEI marriages in RED (no church indicated) sourced from marriages registers (no parents listed).

 

Last updated:  16 October 2022.