Joseph Alphonse Pitre

1881 Matapedia, Quebec 1953 Campbellton, New Brunswick



Continuation of tree (6th child of Edmond Pitre/Armoline 'Emelia' Martin); all known surname descendants:

              8       Joseph Alphonse Pitre  b: 16 April 1881  St. Alexis, Matapedia, Quebec; d: 31 October 1953  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                                  +Rosanna Ouellette  b: 6 May 1890  Balmoral, Restigouche, NB; m: Abt. 1909 [Vital/Florence Mercier]; d: 30 June 1957  Richardsville, Restigouche, NB

                            9             Auley Oliver Peters  b: 3 June 1910  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: Aft. September 1975

                                             +Christine Rioux  b: Abt 1918  Rogersville, Northumberland, NB; m: 28 February 1938  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB [Nelson/Lina Belliveau]

                            9             Mary Yvonne Pitre  b: 30 August 1912  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: Aft. 1921

                            9             Joseph Edmund Pitre  b: 23 March 1914  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: Aft. 1921

                            9             Mary Gertrude Pitre  b: 3 December 1915  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: 30 June 2008  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                                             +Arthur MacMillan McLean  b: 21 April 1912  Dalhousie, Restigouche, NB; m: 5 October 1936  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB [Thomas/Clara Mary McMillan]

                            9             Mary Evelyn Pitre  b: 8 February 1918  Richards, Restigouche, NB

                                             +Joseph Rene Levesque  b: 19 July 1912  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; m: 5 December 1934  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB [Solomon/Annie Leblanc]

                            9             Marie Rena Pitre  b: 13 January 1920  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: Aft. 1921

                            9             Victor Pitre  b: 1922  Richardsville, Restigouche, NB; d: 1992  Kedgewick, Restigouche, NB

                                             +Aline Pelletier  b: 1931  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; m: 27 July 1949  Dalhousie, Restigouche, NB [Charles/Bertha Meunier]; d: 1992  Kedgewick, Restigouche, NB

                            9             Joseph Guillaume Pitre  b: 27 March 1924  Richardsville, Restigouche, NB

                            9             Joseph Charles Pitre  b: Abt. 1928  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                                             +Marie Olivine Francoeur  b: Abt. 1932  Val d'Amour, Balmoral, Restigouche, NB; m: 27 November 1950  Marie Reine, Richardsville, Restigouche, NB [Charles/Julia Thibault]




Notes for Joseph Alphonse Pitre:


- 1911 Campbellton, Restigouche, New Brunswick:  Joseph Petre 31 (laborer), wife Rosana 21, Olivier 1.


- 1921 Restigouche & Madawaska, NB:  Joseph Peters 41 laborer, wife Rosie 31, Oliver 11, Eva 9, Edmund 7, Gertie 5, Elisabeth 3, Rena 1, widowed mother Florence Willett (sic Ouelette) 59.


Obituaries for the children:

Mary Gertrude Pitre:  Telegraph Journal, 4 July 2008:  Mary Gertrude (Pitre) MacLean of Dalhousie Junction, passed away on June 30th at the Campbellton Regional Hospital at the age of 92.  Born on December 3, 1915 in Richardsville, she was the daughter of Rose Ouellette and Joseph Pitre.  Gertrude was predeceased by her mother, Rose Ouellette, her father, Joseph Pitre, her husband, Arthur "Moose" MacLean and three of their children, Phyllis, Bernie, and Howard.  She was the last living member of the Pitre's family.  She leaves behind her daughter, Nancy McRae (Cameron), her son Lloyd (Mary); and her daughter-in-law, Edith; her grandchildren, Billy (Sheila), Danny (Rossalind), Stewart (Trudy), Jimmy (Judy), Kimberly (Michael), Angela (Keith), Neal (Erin), and Christopher (Kelly); as well as seven great-grandchildren, her many nieces and nephews and her special friends, Del, Debbie and Karla to mourn.  Gertrude's funeral was held from St. John's Presbyterian Church in Dalhousie.  Officiating the service was Mr. Marc Fraser and Mr. Fred Howe.  The funeral arrangements were in the care of Maher's Funeral Home in Dalhousie.


Victor Pitre:  Tombstone Inscription, Kedgewick Cemetery, NB:  Victor Pitre / 1922 - 1992 / his wife / Aline Pelletier / 1931 - 1992




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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Some deaths in RED from online death certificates (1920-1963), death registrations online (1888-1919).

- New Brunswick marriages in RED also from Vital Statistics Records (online).


Last updated:  8 February 2020.