Gilbert Pitre

1843 Tignish, PEI 1880 Tignish, PEI



Continuation of tree (4th child of Jacques Pitre/Marie Savoie); all known surname descendants:

                   7     Gilbert Pitre  b: 30 September 1843  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: Abt. 1880  Tignish, PEI

                             +Aubiline Osite Bernard  b: 30 August 1853  Tignish, PEI; m: 16 January 1872  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI [Fidele/Marguerite Arsenault]; d: 28 February 1932  St. Louis, PEI

                         8       Mary Margaret Peters  b: 18 December 1873  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: 12 February 1956  Berlin, Coos, NH

                                     +Joseph Gregoire Arseneau  b: 30 July 1871; m: 2 October 1899  St. Isidore, Gloucester, NB [Richard/Adelaide Drysdale]; d: 3 February 1941  New Hampshire

                         8       Adelaide 'Adeline Pitre' Peters  b: 1 January 1876  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: 29 April 1961  Tracadie, Gloucester, NB

                                     +Isaie Lausier  b: 23 November 1865  New Brunswick; m: 20 November 1893  St. Isidore, Gloucester, NB [Isaie/Henriette Legere]; d: 5 November 1956  Saumarez, Gloucester, NB

                         8       Docite 'Dosithe David' Pitre  b: 13 February 1879  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: 15 August 1959  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH

                                     +Marie Aurelie Eugenie Trahan  b: 18 August 1883  Ste. Flore, St. Maurice, QUE; m: 11 September 1911  Berlin, Coos, NH [Telesphore/Aurelie Sagala]; d: 28 September 1967  Berlin, Coos, NH

                         8       Mary Ann Peters  b: 25 November 1880  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: 15 June 1957  Toronto, ONT

                                     +Joseph Honore Richard Mallais  b: Abt. 1876  St. Isidore, Gloucester, NB; m: 10 February 1902  Gloucester, NB [Patrice/Brigitte Thomas]; d: 18 January 1948  Toronto, ONT



Notes for Gilbert Pitre:


- 1881 PEI, Tignish, Lot 1:  Widow Oveline Pitre 28, Mary A. 7, Doline 6, Dosite 3, Mary A. 5 months.

- 1891 St. Isidore, Gloucester, New Brunswick:  Obeline 40 now remarried to Gustave Basque 40, Marie (Pitre) 16, Adeline (Pitre) 14, Dasitte (Pitre) 12, Mariane (Pitre) 10, Elizabeth 7, Gregoire 5, Lourena 8 months, Marie Basque 67 widow

- 1901 St. Isidore, Gloucester, NB:  Gustave Brok 51, wife Ozithe 46, Marie A. Pitre 22; 6 children surname Barque, mother Marie Barque 79 (widow).

- 1911 St. Isidore, Gloucester, NB:  Gustave Basque 62, wife Osithe 59, their children.


Obituaries for the children:

Mary Margaret Peters:  Union Leader (Manchester, NH), Tuesday, 14 February 1956:  Mrs. Joseph G. Arsenault.  Berlin - Mrs. Marie P. Arseneault widow of Joseph G. Arsenault of 134 Pine street, died on arrival at St. Louis hospital.  She was a member of St. Anne parish, the Society of Ladies of St. Anne.  She was a resident of Berlin for 52 years.  Mrs. Arseneault was born at Prince Edward Island Dec. 18, 1873, the daughter of Gilbert & Obeline Bernard Pitre.  The family includes two sons, Albert and Adelard Arsenault; two daughters, Mrs. Joseph Frenette and Mrs. Bella LeBlanc; two half-brothers, Gustave and Jeffrey Basque of New Brunswick; two sisters, Mrs. Irene Lanzier of Tracadie, N.B., Mrs. Honore Mallais of Toronto, Ont; 17 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.  The funeral will be held Thursday morning from St. Anne church.  Burial will be in St. Anne cemetery.  The body is at Fleury Funeral Home.


Docite 'Dosithe David' Pitre:  Union Leader (Manchester, NH), Sunday, 16 Aug 1959:  Dosithe Pitre of Berlin Dies.  Berlin, Aug. 15 - Dosithe David Pitre, 80, of 457 Hillsboro St., died Saturday at Sacred Heart Hospital, Manchester, where he had been a patient two days.  Born at Prince Edward Island, Canada, he had been a resident of Berlin for 55 years.  He was a member of Angel Guardian Parish and the Golden Age Club.  He was employed by the Brown Co., prior to his retirement eight years ago.  Members of the family include his wife, Eugenie (Trahan) Pitre, two sons, Charles Edward Pitre of Berlin and Alexander Albert Pitre of Norwich, Conn.; two daughters, Mrs. Laurett Dandeneau of Manchester and Mrs. Anita Bergeron of Berlin; a sister, Mrs. Isaie Lozier of Tracadie, New Brunswick; 19 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  Services will be held Tuesday morning at Angel Guardian Church with a high mass of requiem.  Burial will be at St. Anne's Cemetery.  Arrangements are under direction of Fleury Funeral Homes.


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Last updated:  28 June 2022.