Jean Pitre

1878 Petit Rocher, New Brunswick 1928 Ste. Foy, Quebec



Continuation of tree (7th child of Lazare Pitre/Adele Roy); all known surname descendants:

               8        Jean Pitre  b: 6 September 1878  St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; d: 5 June 1928  Laval Hospital, Ste. Foy, Notre Dame, Quebec

                                +Agnes Jeanne Frenette  b: 18 October 1880  St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; m: 10 January 1905  Ste. Therese, Robertville, Gloucester, NB [Augustin/Philomene Doucet]; d: 17 April 1910  Ste. Louise, Beresford, Gloucester, NB  (typhoid fever)

                           9        Joseph Ernest Petrie  b: 14 October 1905  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: 15 August 1969  Girouxville, Alberta

                                        +Germaine Marie Castonguay  b: 28 March 1915  St. Germain, Rimouski, Quebec; m: 24 October 1934  St. Dominique, Jonquiere, Chicoutimi, Quebec [Pierre/Anne Lepage]; d: 18 July 2003  Girouxville, Alberta

                           9        'Marie Malvina' Jane Pitre  b: 14 December 1906  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: Aft. 1911

                           9        Mary Therese Albina Pitre  b: 28 May 1908  Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: Aft. 1911

                           9        Mary Catherine Pitre  b: 19 December 1909  Beresford, Gloucester, NB

                                        +Howard Walter McNamara  b: 7 July 1909  Halifax, Halifax, NS; m: 25 September 1931  Halifax, Halifax, NS [Walter/Clara Wiseman]; d: 14 December 1943  Italy


                          *2nd Wife of Jean Pitre:

                                 +Elizabeth Boudreau (Pitre)  b: 17 January 1869  Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; m: 9 January 1911  Ste. Therese, Robertville, Gloucester, NB [Louis/Marie Adeline Doucet]; d: 28 March 1913  Beresford, Gloucester, NB  (consumption)


                           *3rd Wife of Jean Pitre:

                                  +Mary Helen Guitard  b: 18 August 1886  Belledune, Gloucester, NB; m: 8 September 1914  Belledune, Gloucester, NB [William/Elizabeth Pitre]; d: 3 August 1915  Beresford, Gloucester, NB  (typhoid fever)

                           9        Mary Rosalia Pitre  b: 12 July 1915  Beresford, Robertville, Gloucester, NB

                                        +Joseph Alphonse Guitar  b: 15 August 1909  Belledune, Gloucester, NB; m: 29 September 1931  Belledune, Gloucester, NB [John F./Marie Duplessis]


                            *4th Wife of Jean Pitre:

                                     +Marie Florina Boivin  b: 26 September 1897  St. Placide, Charlevoix, Quebec; m: 28 April 1918  St. Placide, Charlevoix, Quebec [Ephrem/Marie Cote]



Notes for Jean Pitre:


- 1911 Ste. Louise, Gloucester, NB:  Jean Pitre 33 (farmer), 2nd wife Elisabeth 41, Joseph Arnis 5, Albina 3, Marie Chaterine 1.  Mary Malvina 4, living with her grandparents Augustin Frenette & Philomene Doucet.


73rd Regiment, attestation paper, Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force:  John Lazard Pitre, res. Robertville, NB; b. 26 June 1880 Beresford, next of kin mother Adele Pitre of Robertville; laborer; widower; 5'6", dark complexion, blue eyes, black hair; signed: John L. Pitre 6 May 1916 at Bathurst


Obituaries for the children:

Joseph Ernest Petrie, Tombstone Inscription, Girouxville, Grand Prairie, Alberta:  In loving memory / Ernest J. / 1905 - 1969 / Germaine M. 1915 - 2003 / PITRE


Back one generation to parents of Jean Pitre

Back to Table of Contents



Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

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

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


Last updated:  21 January 2021.