Joseph Laurent Pitre

1899 St. Alexis, Quebec 1978 Atholville, New Brunswick


Continuation of tree (11th child of Joseph Louis Pitre/2nd wife Veronique Martin); all known surname descendants:

              8         Joseph Laurent Pitre  b: 5 April 1899  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 19 August 1978  New Brunswick  

                                 + Marie Antoinette Augustine Martin  b: 2 February 1913  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; m: 15 February 1936  Atholville, NB [Jeremie/Catherine Anne Blaquiere]; d: 28 December 1994  Atholville, Restigouche, NB

                           9           Joseph Georges Edouard Pitre  b: 10 December 1936  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; d: 5 January 1937  Atholville, Restigouche, NB

                           9           Corinne Pitre  b: 23 April 1938  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; d: 15 June 2002  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                                           +John Leslie Parker  b: Abt. 1935  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB; m: 9 January 1960  Addington, Restigouche, NB [George/Freda Dobson]

                           9           Edouard Pitre  b: 1 July 1940  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; d: 5 November 1989  St. Bruno de Montarville, QUE

                                           +--- Gallant

                           9           Leona Pitre  b: Abt. 1941  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; d: 5 November 1989  St. Bruno de Montarville, QUE

                                           +Pierre Roy  b: Abt. 1940  L'Alvern, Bonaventure, QUE; m: 14 September 1963  Addington, Restigouche, NB [Stanislas/Marie Anne Arsenault]

                           9           Leonda Pitre  b: 1942  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; d: 5 January 2023  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                                           +Lucienne Arsenault  b: Abt. 1947  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; m: 6 May 1967  Atholville, Restigouche, NB [Joseph Lucien/Antoinette Pitre];

                           9           Gerard Pitre  b: 1944; d: 18 April 2018  Dalhousie, Restigouche, NB

                                           +Cecile Levesque

                           9           Lorraine Pitre  b: Abt. 1946  Atholville, Restigouche, NB

                                           +Roland Dube  b: Abt. 1941  St. Onesime, Kamourska, QUE; m: 7 January 1967  Addington, Restigouche, NB [Roland/Eva Martin]

                           9           Lucien Pitre    d: Aft. 2002

                           9           Giberte Pitre 

                                           +Claude Rivard

                           9           Raymond Pitre 

                                           +Margot ---

                                         *2nd Wife of Raymond Pitre:

                                           +Nicole McGraw


Notes for Joseph Laurent Pitre:


- 1920 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts:  Joseph Speters 65, wife Vereque 53, Agness 30, Margarette 21, Lawrence 21, Luke 19, Teofil 17, Jerome 14, Emile 12; daughter Judith Gallant 24 & husband Felix 26.


- 1930/31

Tombstone Inscription:  PITRE / Augustine Martin / 1913 - 1994 / epouse de feu / Laurent Pitre

Obituaries for the children:

Corinne Pitre:  Corinne Pitre Parker - The death of Corinne Pitre Parker of 14 Blais Street, Cross Point, occurred at the Campbellton Regional Hospital on June 15, 2002.  Born in Campbellton, April 23, 1938 she was the daughter of Laurent Pitre and Augustine Martin.  She is survived by her daughter Joyce (Gilles) Parker of Atholville, her sons John (Karen) Parker of Richardsville and Kevin (Doris) Parker of Moncton.  She is also survived by her sisters Lorraine (Roland) Dube of Rouyn-Noranda, Leona (Pierre) Roy of St-Jean sur la Richelieu, Gilberte Rivard of Rouyn-Noranda; her brothers Lucien Pitre of Rouyn-Noranada, Leonda (Lucienne) Pitre of Atholville, Gerard (Cecile) Pitre of Miramichi, Raymond (Margot) Pitre of Miramichi.  The funeral was held at St. Thomas Aquinas Churchin Campbellton on June 17, 2002, with Rev. Wesley Wade officiating.  Funeral Arrangements in care of Maher's Funeral Home in Campbellton.


Leonda Pitre:  1942-2023, Thursday, January 5th, 2023, at the Campbellton Regional Hospital, at the age of 80, passed away Mr. Leonda Pitre of Atholville, husband of Mrs. Lucienne (born Arsenault) Pitre.  He was the son of the late Augustine (born Martin) and the late Laurent Pitre.  Beside his wife Lucienne, he will be sadly missed by his children: Sylvie (Jerry Pitre) of Campbellton and Michel (Jennifer Giguere) of Gatineau; his grandsons: Matthieu and Damon Alexander; his sisters and brother: Leona (Pierre Roy) of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Gilberte (Claude Hagarty) of Rouyn-Noranda, Lorraine (Roland Dube) of Rouyn-Noranda and Raymond (Nicole McGraw) of Miramichi also by many members of the Arsenault family, nieces, nephews, and friends.  He was predeceased by his parents; his sister and brothers: Corinne, Lucien, Edouard, and Gerard.  Mr. Leonda Pitre will rest at Savoie Funeral Home, Campbellton, on Friday evening January 13th from 7:00pm with a Liturgy of Words
starting at 8:30pm at the funeral Home. 


Gerard Pitre:  1944-2018:  At Dalhousie Nursing Home, on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at the age of 73, passed away Mr. Gerard Pitre, formerly of Campbellton, husband of Mrs. Cecile (nee Levesque) Pitre.  He was the son of the late Augustine (nee Martin) and the late Laurent Pitre.  Besides his wife Cecile, he is survived by his sons: Marc (Caroline Collette) of Longueuil, Ricky (Nathalie Bujold) of Sept Iles and Ian (Sylvie LeBel) of Fredericton; his grandchildren: Julien, Ludovic and Kristopher; his brothers and sisters: Leonda (Lucienne) of Atholville, Raymond (Nicole) of Chatham, Leona (Pierre) of St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu, Lorraine (Roland) of Rouyn and Gilberte (Claude) of Rouyn as well as many members of the Levesque family, nieces, nephews, and friends.  He was predeceased by his parents, sister and brothers: Corinne, Edouard, Lucien and Georges-Edouard.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 11 a.m. from Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Church, Campbellton.  Mr. Gerard Pitre will be laid to rest at the Savoie Funeral Home, Campbellton, Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. until time of funeral.


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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Deaths in RED from online death certificates (1920-1934).

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


Last updated:  2 December 2023.