Jean Marcel Pitre

1887 Robertville, New Brunswick 1955 Malden, Massachusetts



Continuation of tree (7th child of Marcel Pitre/2nd wife Louise Ludovine Thibodeau); all known surname descendants:

               8        Jean Marcel Pitre   b: 13 June 1887  Ste. Therese, Robertville, Gloucester, NB; d: 13 January 1955  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                                +Margaret Mary Ann Arseneau  b: 21 August 1893  South Superior, Douglas, WI; m: 27 February 1911  Bathurst, Gloucester, NB [Joseph Theophile/Margaret Hughes]; d: 23 December 1949  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                          9        Mary Ann Priscilla Pitre  b: 9 December 1911  Green Point, Belledune, Gloucester, NB; d: 29 May 1975  Malden, Middlesex,  MA

                                      +Charles Francis Saunders  b: 24 January 1910  Medford, Middlesex, MA; m: 24 January 1935 Medford, Middlesex, MA [Charles William/Mary Catherine Barrett]; d: 28 January 1989  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                          9        Joseph Theophilus Pitre  b: 29 October 1913  Green Point, Belledune, Gloucester, NB; d: 15 March 1989  Saugus, Essex, MA

                                      +Irene Margaret Haumann  b: 16 September 1915  Revere, Suffolk, MA; m: 10 October 1937  Revere, Suffolk, MA; d: 17 July 1977 Saugus, Essex, MA

                          9        Michael Aurelle 'Earl' Pitre  b: 9 May 1916  Green Point, Belledune, Gloucester, NB; d: 11 May 1965  Modesto, Stanislaus, CA

                          9        Margaret Emma Pitre  b: 11 November 1919  Belledune, Gloucester, NB; d: 8 January 1949  Quincy, Norfolk, MA

                                      +Alexander Chalmers Maxwell  b: 11 December 1911  Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland; m: 28 June 1941  Quincy, Norfolk, MA [George/Margaret Welsh]; d: 23 January 1978  Quincy, Norfolk, MA

                          9        Mary Alice Annie Pitre  b: 26 February 1922  Belledune, Gloucester, NB; d: 1 August 2002  Bristol, Grafton, NH

                                      +Walter Edward Waring  b: 13 March 1918  Braintree, Norfolk, MA; m: 16 February 1942  Peabody, Essex, MA [Russell F./Elizabeth M. Belmore]; d: 20 July 2001  Bristol, Grafton, NH

                          9        Elizabeth Rita Petrie  b: 10 April 1924  Everett, Middlesex, MA; d: 18 November 1978  East Hampstead, Rockingham, NH

                                      +Arthur Joseph Girard  b: 9 April 1922  Salem, Essex, MA; m: 14 March 1942  Malden, Middlesex, MA [Joseph/Ernestine Lapointe]; d: 6 March 2001  Lowell, Middlesex, MA

                          9        Catherine Irene Petrie  b: 22 October 1925  Everett, Middlesex, MA; d: 16 December 1994  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                                      +Wilfred Joseph Jodoin  b: 12 September 1918  Salem, Essex, MA; m: 27 August 1942  Malden, Middlesex, MA [Adelard/Josephine Thibodeau]; d: 11 April 1998  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                           9        Louise Theresa Petrie  b: 10 November 1927  Malden, Middlesex, MA; d: 17 November 1982  Malden, Middlesex, MA

                                      +Robert Joseph Pinette  b: 23 January 1929  Medford, Middlesex, MA; m: 19 February 1950  Malden, Middlesex, MA [James F./Catherine E. Kane]; d: 26 April 1988  Medford, Middlesex, MA

                          9        Jean Rose Petrie  b: 29 April 1931  Malden, Middlesex, MA; d: 12 July 1992 

                                      +Calvin Roy Badnell  b: 12 June 1930  Buffalo, Guernsey, OH; m: 17 August 1949  St. Joseph, Malden, Middlesex, MA [Ralph L./Margaret Siddle]; d: 9 August 1994  Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH

                          9        Dorothy Petrie  b: 15 September 1933  Malden, Middlesex, MA; d: 21 April 1934  Malden, Middlesex, MA



Notes for Jean Marcel Pitre:


- 1911


- 1921 Belledune, Gloucester, New Brunswick:  Joseph J. Arseneau 59 farmer, son-in-law John M. Pitre 34 farmer, wife Annie 27, Priscilla 9, Theophilus 7, Michael 5, Emma 1.


- 1930 Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts:  John M. Pitre 42 (fireman), wife Margaret 36, Priscilla 18, Joseph F. 16, Michael 13, Emma 10, Mary A. 8, Elizabeth R. 6, Catherine 4, Louise 2, widowed father-in-law Joseph Arseneau 67.

- 1940 Malden, Middlesex, MA:  John Petrie 52 pump mechanic/fuel manufacturer, wife Anne 46, Michael 23 owner/gasoline business, Margaret 20 typist/office ---, Marie 18, Elizabeth 16, Catherine 14, Louise 12, Jean 8.  [573 Broadway]

MA Naturalization Records - John Pitre, age 39, laborer (fair complexion, 5'5", 150 lbs., brown hair, blue eyes), b. St. Louise, NB 13 June 1887, now reside at 27 Hancock St Rd, Malden; emigrated from St. John, NB by rail, last foreign residence Belledune, NB; married to Margaret (b. Wisconsin); arrived at Vanceboro, ME 30 Aug 1922.  Signed: John M. Pitre (2 April 1927)

Obituary:  Boston Daily Record (Boston, MA), Friday, 14 January 1955 - Auto Kills Malden Man:  John M. Petrie, 66, of 163 Bryant st., Malden, was struck by an auto and killed last night while crossing Eastern ave., near his home.

Malden News:  JOHN M. PETRIE, ACCIDENT VICTIM, IS LAID TO REST - Funeral services for John M. Petrie, 66, of 163 Bryant Street, who was killed when struck by a car at Eastern Ave. and Bryant Street Thursday evening, were held yesterday morning from the Carroll Funeral home with a high Mass of Requiem at the Sacred Hearts Church.  Mr. Petrie, husband of the late Margaret (Arseneau) Petrie, had left his home after dinner and was fatally injured as he was crossing the intersection.  He was pronounced dead on arrival at Malden Hospital.  Rev. Joseph I. McInnis was celebrant of the Mass which was attended by a large gathering of relatives and friends.  Burial was in the family lot at Holy Cross cemetery with Rev. Peter B. Linehan, pastor of the Church of the Little Flower, Everett, pronouncing the committal service.


Notes for Margaret Mary Ann Arseneau:

Obituary:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Sunday, 25 December 1949:  Malden, Dec. 24 - Services for Mrs. Annie Margaret Petrie, 56, wife of John M. Petrie, 6 Wilbur st., who died last night, will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. with a solemn high mass at St. Joseph's Church, Malden.  Mrs. Petrie collapsed on a bus on her way to visit her doctor.  She was pronounced dead on arrival at Malden Hospital.  Mrs. Petrie was employed by Thompson's Spa in Boston.  She was a member of Maplewood Court, C.D.A., and St. Joseph's Church and sodality.  Besides her husband she leaves two sons, Michael T. of Malden and Joseph T. of Saugus; six daughters, Mrs. Jean B. Bodnell, Mrs. Charles Saunders, Mrs. Arthur Gerard, Mrs. Wilfred Jodoin, Mrs. Louise Petrie, all of Malden, and Mrs. Walter Waring of Lynnfield and 14 grandchildren.


Obituaries for the children:

Mary Ann Priscilla PitreBoston Globe (Boston, MA), Saturday, 31 May 1975:  Saunders - In Malden, suddenly, May 29, M. Priscilla (Petrie), beloved wife of Charles S.; mother of Charles J., Richard J., Joseph P., Janet M. Saunders and Mary Ann MacPherson; sister of Joseph T. Petrie, Mary Waring, Elizabeth Girard, Catherine Jodoin, Louise Pinette and Jean Badnell.  Funeral from the Carroll Funeral Home, 721 Salem St., Maplewood Sq., Monday at 8 a.m.  Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church at 9 a.m.  Relatives and friends invited to attend.  Visiting hours Saturday 7-9, Sunday 2-4, 7-9.  Late member Court Maplewood C.D.A. No. 510, and Sacred Heart Women's Club.


Joseph Theophilus Pitre:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Friday, 17 March 1989:  Petrie - Of Saugus, Mar. 15, Joseph T., husband of the late Irene M. (Haumann), father of Margaret 'Renee' Petrie, Donna Gould both of Saugus & Ann Collins of Somerdale, N.J.  Brother of Catherine Jodoin of Malden, Marie Waring of Bristol, N.H. & Jean Badnell of Cleveland, OH.  Grandfather of John, Steven, Thomas Gould all of Saugus, Scott, Darrin Collins & Robin Rossi all of N.J.  Great-grandfather of Richard Rossi.  Father-in-law of Richard Collins of N.J. & John Gould (Member Saugus School Committee) of Saugus.  Funeral from the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus, Saturday at 9 a.m., followed by a funeral mass at the Blessed Sacrament Church, Saugus at 10 a.m.  Relatives and friends invited.  Visiting hours Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.  Interment Riverside Cemetery, Saugus.  Late founder of Petrie Florist & Greenhouses of Saugus.


Michael Aurelle 'Earl' PitreThe Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Saturday, 15 May 1965:  Petrie - Michael E., formerly of Malden, in Modesto, Calif; son of the late John M. and Margaret A. (Arseneau) and brother of Priscella Saunders, Joseph Petrie, Mary Waring, Elizabeth Girard, Catherine Jodoin, Louise Pinete, Jean Badnell.  Funeral from the Carroll Funeral Home, Maplewood sq., Monday at 8 a.m.  Requiem High Mass at St. Joseph's Church at 9.  Relatives and friends invited to attend.  Visiting hours Saturday 7-10, Sunday 3-5 and 7-10 p.m.


Margaret Emma Pitre:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Sunday, 9 January 1949:  Maxwell - Of Malden, in Quincy, Jan. 8, Margaret E., wife of Alexandria Maxwell and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Petrie, 6 Wilbur st., Maplewood.  Funeral from the Edward E. Burns and Son Funeral Home, 204 Main st., Malden, Monday, Jan. 10, at 8 a.m., followed by a Requiem High Mass at St. Joseph's Church at 9 o'clock.  Relatives and friends kindly invited.


Mary Alice Annie Pitre:  The Manchester Union (NH), Sunday, 3 August 2002:  Marie A. Waring.  Bristol - Marie Anna (Petrie) Waring, 80, died Aug. 1, 2002.  Born Feb. 26, 1922, in Beldune, Canada, she was the daughter of John M. and Margaret A. (Arsenau) Petrie.  Called 'Nana' by all that loved her, she was a talented seamstress and craftsman of beautiful patchwork quilts, dolls and colonial-style rag rugs.  She was an avid collector of coins, fine china and dolls.  She was the widow of Walter Edward Waring, her husband of 59 1/2 years.  The family includes nine children, Walter J. Waring of Holliston, Mass., Louise M. Ravet of Alameda, Calif., Jeanne W. Reed of Merrimack, June Arsenault of Bristol, Lauri J. Perry of Webster, Russell C. Waring of Manchester, Elizabeth M. Stedman of Bristol, Charles F. Waring of Billerica, Mass., and James E. Waring of Bristol; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.  Services:  A memorial service will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Alexandria Methodist Church, Alexandria.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bristol Fire Department, Bristol, or The Alexandria Methodist Church, Hebron.  Cremation Society of New Hampshire is in charge of arrangements.


Elizabeth Rita PetrieThe Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Monday, 20 November 1978:  Girard - Of East Hampstead, N.H., November 18, Elizabeth R. (Petrie), wife of Arthur J. Girard Sr.  Funeral from the C. Frank Linnehan and Son Funeral Home, Haverhill, Ma., Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 8 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in Holy Angels Church, Plaistow, at 9 a.m.  Visiting hours Monday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.


Catherine Irene Petrie:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Saturday, 17 December 1994:  Jodoin - In Malden, December 16, Catherine "Kitty" (Petrie).  Beloved wife of Wilford J.  Devoted mother of Wilford E. of Tewksbury, Robert J. of Lawrence, James P. of Littleton, CO, and Cynthia Jodoin-Levy of Malden.  Sister of Mary Waring of Bristol, NH.  Also survived by 6 grandchildren.  Funeral from the Carroll Funeral Home, 721 Salem St., Maplewood Sq., Malden, Monday at 8:15 a.m.  Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church at 9:00 a.m.  Visiting hours Sunday 2-4 and 7-9.  In lieu of flowers, donations made be made to Renal Dialysis St. Elizabeth's Medical Ctr.


Louise Theresa Petrie:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Friday, 19 November 1982:  Pinette - In Malden, suddenly, November 17, Louise (Petrie), mother of Dorothy Nardelia and Kathleen Pinette of PA., Robert J. of Bradford and John P. of Everett, sister of Catherine Jodoin of Malden, Joseph T. Petrie of Saugus, Jean Badnell of Cleveland, Ohio and Marie Waring of Lynnfield.  Funeral from the Carroll Funeral Home, 721 Salem St., Maplewood Sq., Malden, Saturday at 8:15 a.m.  Funeral Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church, Malden at 9 a.m.  Visiting hours Thursday 7-9, Friday 2-4, 7-9.




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