Gregoire 'Liboire' Pitre

1827 Beauharnois, Quebec after 1881 Ontario

 

 

Continuation of tree (1st child of Pierre Pitre/Marie Bergeron); all known surname descendants:

                   7     Gregoire 'Liboire' Pitre  b: 24 April 1827  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: Bet. 1881-1891  Wallaceburg, Chatham, Kent, ONT

                               +Marie Auger  b: 7 February 1825  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; m: 6 February 1849  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec [Louis/Elisabeth Longtin]; d: 20 July 1850  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec

 

                           *2nd Wife of Gregoire 'Liboire' Pitre:                            

                               +Jovite Judith Bouchard  b: 4 October 1831  St. Jean l'Evangeliste, Cathedrale St. Jean sur Richelieu, Quebec; m: 3 February 1852  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec [Andre/Josephte Moquin]; d: 3 April 1924  Salem, Salem, NJ 

                         8          Maximilien Lepitre  b: 15 November 1852  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: 21 February 1920  Lorain, Lorain, Ohio

                                        +Hannah Slocum (Mills)  b: 14 February 1852  Whitby, Durham, ONT; m: 24 August 1878  Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT [William Alonzo/Kate ---]; d. 2 January 1933  Lorain, Lorain, OH

                         8          Ferdinand Pitre  b: 28 April 1854  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: Bet. 1861-1871

                         8          Marie Luce Agnes Pitre  b: 16 August 1856  St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec; d: 17 April 1927  Chatham, Kent, ONT

                                        +Alexander Isaac Siddall  b: 3 April 1853  Ontario; m: 17 March 1872 [John William/Mary Carey]; d: 23 August 1941  Chatham, Kent, ONT

                         8          Marie Armine Pitre  b: 5 September 1858  Immaculate Conception, Paincourt, Kent, ONT; d: Bet. 1861-1871

                         8          Cephore Pitre  b: Abt. 1861  Ontario; d: Aft. 1871

                         8          Marie Eliza Pitre  b: 20 September 1863  Ontario; d: Bef. 1871

                         8          Theodore Joseph Pitre  b: 21 September 1868  Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT; d: 19 December 1949  Eloise, Wayne, MI

                                        +Flora Emily Longtin  b: 22 December 1882  Michigan; m: 27 April 1905  Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT [Mose/Mary Sampier]; d: January 1964  Michigan

                         8          Elmire Helene 'Meanaw' Pitre  b: 20 May 1872  Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT; d: 13 July 1935  Salem, Salem, NJ

                                        +Reuben Frank Westcott  b: 17 October 1866  New Jersey; m: 24 October 1899  Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT [Daniel/Catherine Davis]; d: 1929  Salem, Salem, NJ

 

 

Notes for Gregoire Liboire Pitre:

Census

- 1851 St. Clement, Beauharnois, Quebec:  Gregoire Pitre 25 (day laborer)  [preceding him in census listing is Jovide Bouchard 19]

- 1861 Dover, Kent, Ontario:  Gregoire Pitre 33 (laborer), wife Judith, 29 Maximilien 9, Ferdinand 7, Agnes 5, Hermine 3, Henriette Caisse 18.  (They live in a 1-story log house.)

- 1871 Chatham, Kent, ONT:  Peter Grigware 43 jobber, wife Mary A. B. 40, Maxamilian 17, Mary O. A. 15, Sefore 10, Thodare 3.

- 1881 Wallaceburg, Kent, ONT:  Gregoire Pete 53 (laborer), wife Shevite 49, Theodore 12, Melina 9.

- 1891 Wallaceburg, Bothwell, ONT:  Widow Jevoit Petes 60, Theodore 22, Meanau 19, lodger Albert Powers 24.

- 1901 Wallaceburg, Bothwell, ONT:  Widow Joviet Peets 70, Theadore 31, son-in-law Ruben Wescott 34, wife Meawau 28.

- November 1909 arrival at Niagara Falls, NY:  Joviet Peets 79 widow (from Wallaceburg); nearest relative: son Theodore Peets of Wallaceburg, ONT; destination Barnegate, New Jersey.

- 1910 Union, Ocean, New Jersey:  Widow Joviett Pietts 79, living with her daughter Meamaw 37 & husband of 10 years Rubin F. Westcoat 43 (glassblower).

- 1920 Salem, Salem, NJ:  Widow Jeveat Peats 90, living with daughter Meanew 47 & husband R. Frank Westcott 53 (glassblower)

- 1923 Salem, NJ City Directory:  Jovit Peets r429 Linden

Misc.:  Both Jovite Judith Bouchard and her daughter Meanaw (Westcott) are buried in St. Mary's RC Cemetery in Salem, Salem, NJ.  Tombstone Inscription, Eastview Cemetery, Salem: Reuben F. / Westcott / 1867 - 1929

 

Obituaries for the children:

Elmire Helene 'Meanaw' Pitre:  Evening Courier (Camden, NJ), Monday, 15 July 1935:  Mrs. Menaw Westcott: Salem, July 15 - Mrs. Menaw Westcott, 63, of 240 Sinnickson street, died Saturday night at her home.  She was the widow of Frank Westcott.  She had been a nurse.  Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's R.C. Church.  Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.

Tombstone Inscription, East View Cemetery, Salem, NJ: Reuben F. / Westcott / 1867 - 1929

 

 

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Last updated:  2 October 2021.