Joseph Peters

1869 Tignish, PEI 1941 Tignish, PEI



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Narcisse Pitre/Veronica Perry); all known surname descendants:

              8        Joseph Peters  b: 28 December 1869  Tignish, PEI; d: 1 September 1941  Tignish, PEI

                               +Mary Elizabeth Poirier  b: 8 December 1881  Tignish, PEI; m: 19 April 1898  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI [Paul/Eulalie Perry]; d: Aft. 1931

                         9          Marie Emma Pitre  b: 29 April 1899  St. Simon & St. Jude, Tignish, PEI; d: 25 November 1981  Suncook, Merrimack, NH

                                        +Samuel Doria Anselm Gauthier  b: 1 January 1894  Hooksett, Merrimack, NH; m: 31 January 1921  Allenstown, Merrimack, NH [Anselm/Amanda Castonguay]; d: 23 April 1968  Suncook, Merrimack, NH

                         9          Francis Pitre  b: 18 August 1901  Tignish, PEI; d: 1 September 1964  Alberton, PEI

                                        +Rose Mary Arsenault  b: 14 May 1907  Palmer Road, PEI; m: Abt. 1928

                         9          Mary Winnifred Pitre  b: 18 June 1903  Tignish, PEI

                                        +Alphonse Gallant

                         9          Marie Angeline Pitre  b: 4 November 1904  Tignish, PEI

                                        +Basil Arsenault

                         9          Marie Emelie Pitre  b: 21 November 1906  Tignish, PEI; d: Aft. 1921

                         9          Marie Barbe Pitre  b: 19 January 1908  Tignish, PEI; d: 3 March 2006  St. Catherines, ONT

                                        +Charles Joseph Doucette  b: 16 December 2009  Palmer Road, PEI; m: 26 November 1930  Tignish, PEI [Joseph/Beatrice Mary Perry]; d: 17 October 1984  St. Catherines, ONT

                         9          Mary Fidelis Pitre  b: 5 July 1909  Tignish, PEI; d: 1 May 1936  Nail Pond, PEI

                                        +Joseph Aubin Gallant    m: 26 January 1926 [Sylvain/Ovillia Gaudet]

                         9          Margaret Rose Pitre  b: 4 February 1911  Tignish, PEI; d: Massachusetts

                                        +Edward D. Dean  b: Abt. 1908  Connecticut; m: Abt. 1934 [William W./Elizabeth Lucy Brockway]

                         9          Jerome Napoleon Pitre  b: 29 May 1912  Tignish Shore, PEI; d: 23 March 2007  Alberton, PEI

                                        +Mary Philomene Perry  b: 9 September 1914  Tignish Road, PEI; m: Aft. 1931 [Thomas/Elizabeth Jones]; d: 23 April 2013  Alberton, PEI

                         9          Irene Narcisse Pitre  b: 22 November 1913  Tignish, PEI; d: Bef. 1921

                         9          Joseph Ernest Pitre  b: 5 July 1915  Tignish, PEI; d: Bef. 1921



Notes for Joseph Peters:


- 1901 PEI, Lot 1A4:  Joseph Peters 32, wife Mary El. 20, Mary Ema 1.

- 1911 PEI, Lot 1:  Joseph Pitre 44 (fisherman), wife Marie 31, Emma 12, Francois 10, Winnerfred 7, Angeline 6, May 4, Barbe 3, Fideless 1, Roser 3 months.


- 1921 Tignish, PEI:  Joseph Peters 51, wife Ceddie 51, Frank 20, Winnie 18, Angeline 17, Mary 16, Barb 14, Fidelis 13, Rosy 10, Jerome 8.


- 1931 Tignish Shore, Tignish East, Prince, PEI:  Joseph J. Peters 64 fisherman/lobster & cod, wife Cedie 43, Jerome 19 packer/lobster factory, son Frank 32 fisherman/lobster & cod, wife Rose 24, Leo 2, Doris 4 months.


Obituaries for the children:

Francis Pitre:  The Guardian (Charlottetown, PEI), Wednesday, 2 September 1964:  Pitre - At the Western Hospital, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 1964, Frank Pitre, Tignish Shore in his 64th year.  Forwarded from the Rooney Funeral Home to his late residence from where the funeral will be held Thursday, Sept. 3, leaving the home at 8:45 to St. Simon and St. Jude's Church, Tignish, for Requiem High Mass at 9 o'clock.  Interment in the church cemetery.


Jerome Napoleon Pitre:  PEI Co-operative Funeral Homes West Prince (Palmer Road, PEI):  The death occurred at the Western Hospital, Alberton on Friday March 23, 2007 of Jerry J. Pitre of the Tignish Seniors Home Care Co-op and formerly of St. Felix.  Beloved husband of Mary Pitre of Tignish.  He was born in Tignish Shore on May 29, 1912, son of the late Joe and Mary Pitre (Perry).  Father of Lloyd, Tignish, Bertha (Dennis) Pitre, St. Felix, Emily (Vernon) Chowen, Charlottetown, Cycil (Doreen), Charlottetown, Oswald, Bloomfield, Theresa (fiance Maurice), Charlottetown, Emile (Helene), Tignish Shore, Angela, St. Felix, Joe, Charlottetown, Shirley (Seymour) DesRoches, St. Felix, Francis (Nicole) St. Felix, Barbara (fiance Dale), St. Felix.  He is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He was predeceased by his parents, Joe and Mary, brother Frank, sisters Rosie, Barbara, Emma, Angeline, Winnie, Fidelis, and Mae, daughters Theresa and Emma and a grandson Adam.  Resting at the West Prince Funeral Home, Palmer Road for visiting hours Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral will be held Monday at St. Simon and St. Jude Church, Tignish at 2 pm.  Memorial donations to the Tignish Seniors Home Care Co-op would be greatly appreciated.


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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Massachusetts birth/marriage/death items in RED have come from death certificates, newspaper obituaries, some marriage announcements, and occasional birth announcements. 


Last updated:  26 June 2023.