George Andre Pitre

1888 Rustico, PEI 1964 Charlottetown, PEI



Continuation of tree (17th child of Maxime Pitre/Delphine Gallant); all known surname descendants:

                     8     George Andre Pitre  b: 13 February 1888  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: 1 April 1964  Charlottetown, PEI

                                 +Emma Perry  b: Abt. 1889; m: Abt. 1911; d: 24 November 1952

                           9              Vernon Edward Peters  b: 9 January 1912  St. Charles, Souris, PEI; d: Bef. March 2010

                           9              Blanche Gertrude Peters  b: Abt. 1913  PEI; d: 26 March 2010  St. Charles, PEI

                                              +Dan Gallant    d: Bef. March 2010

                           9              Cyrus Lawrence 'Lorne' Peters  b: 31 March 1915  St. Charles, Souris, PEI; d: Aft. 1931

                           9              Leander Peters  b: 24 March 1918  St. Charles, PEI; d: 25 October 2000  Charlottetown, PEI

                                              +Alice Catherine Moore  b: 1 October 1916  Cardigan, PEI; m: unknown [Timothy/Catherine ---]; d: 19 December 2006  Charlottetown, PEI

                           9              Albert Joseph Peters  b: 3 February 1927; d: 11 May 2014  Souris, PEI

                                              +Lucille Wood    d: Aft. May 2014



Notes for George Andre Pitre:


- 1911 PEI, New Acadia, Lot 56:  George Peters 22, living with brother Severe's family.


- 1921 PEI, Red House & others (Lot 56):  George Peters 33 farming, wife Emma 35, Vernon E. 9, Blanche G. 8, Cyrus L. 6, Leander 3.


- 1931 Red House & Annandale, Kings, PEI:  George Peters 43 farmer, wife Emma 44, Vernon 19, Blanche 18, Lorne 16, Leander 13, Albert 4 ( St. Charles).  Also listed at Souris River:  Vernon Peters 19 servant/farm labourer.


Obituaries for the children:

Blanche Gertrude Peters:  Dingwell Funeral Home (Souris, PEI)Blanche Gertrude Gallant (nee Peters) d. March 26, 2010:  Peacefully and surrounded by her loving family at her home in St. Charles on Friday March 26, 2010, of Blanche Gertrude Gallant, known by many as Old Grannie, in her 97th year.  Wife of the late Dan Gallant, mother of Hilary (Ellen) Gallant, Helen MacPhee, Mabel (Allan) MacKinnon and Etta Gallant (John Outhouse).  Grandmother to Randy (Paulette) MacKinnon, Denise (Billy) McGillivary, Brent (Tara) MacKinnon, Lynn Ann (Greg) Dillworth, Dan (Pauline) Gallant, Janet Gallant, Spencer (Tracey) MacPhee, Jason (Billie Jo) Doiron and Dwayne Doiron.  Great-grandmother to Coady, Tyler and Cassandra McGillivary, Emily and Andrew MacKinnon, Griffin Doiron, Wyatt and Kyle Gallant, Ryan and Dylan MacKinnon, Madison and Reese Dillworth.  Survived by brother Albert Peters (Lucille) and brother-in-law Gordon (Helena) Gallant.  Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  Predeceased by parents; George and Emma Peters, brothers; Verne Peters, Lorne Peters and Leander (Alice) Peters and grandson Greg MacPhee.  Resting at the Dingwell Funeral Home in Souris for visiting hours on Sunday, March 28, 2010 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm and Monday morning from 9:00 am until 10:00 am.  Funeral to be held on Monday morning March 29, 2010 to St. Charles Roman Catholic Church for funeral mass to be celebrated at 10:30 am.  Interment in the parish cemetery.  Memorials may be made in Blanche's memory to St. Charles Cemetery Fund.


Albert Joseph Peters:  Dingwell Funeral Home (Souris, PEI):  Albert Joseph Peters:  February 3, 1927 May 11, 2014: The death occurred peacefully at the Colville Manor in Souris on Sunday, May 11, 2014 of Albert Peters formerly of Farmington, age 87 years.  Beloved husband of Lucille (nee Wood).  Loving father of Debbie Arseneau (Wayne), Darlene Peters (John Doucette), Brian (Jeanne Jenkins) and Dorilla MacDonald.  Fondly remembered by grandchildren; Tara (Darren), Cory (Sinead), Derek (Allison), Krista (Brian), Paulette (Luke), Bruce (Rachael), Kevin (Danielle), Patrick (Kelsie), Jordan, Emma, Matthew, Anna, Bradly (Mallory), Briana (Sheldon), Angela (Randy), 10 great-grandchildren; Sebastian, Ophelia, Camdyn, Isla, Iona, Bryce, Arielle, Carson, Savannah and Kieran, numerous nieces and nephews; Hilary (Ellen), Helen, Mabel, Etta (Johnny), Kenny (Marilyn), Eileen (Joe), Mary (Wiley) and Ann.  Predeceased by parents George and Emma (nee Perry) Peters, sister Blanche (Dan), brothers Verne, Lorne C., Leander (Alice) and son Brendon (infancy).  Resting at Dingwell Funeral Home in Souris for visiting hours on Tuesday evening, May 13, 2014 from 6 - 9 pm.  Funeral to be held on Wednesday afternoon, May 14, 2014 to St. Charles Roman Catholic Church for funeral mass to be celebrated at 3:00 pm.  Interment in the church cemetery.  Memorials in Albert's memory to Colville Manor would be appreciated.


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Last updated:  15 June 2023.