Jean Pitre

1839 Rustico, PEI after 1911

 

 

Continuation of tree (5th child of Zozime Pitre/Rose Arseneau); all known surname descendants:

              7     Jean Pitre  b: 23 October 1839  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1911  Toronto, PEI

                             +Genevieve Doiron  b: 1 October 1841  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; m: 25 November 1862  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI [Francois Xavier/Apolline Doucet]; d: Bet. 1891-1893  Hope River, PEI

                        8        Catherine Pitre  b: 8 October 1866  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1891

                        8        Dauphine Pitre  b: 9 December 1868  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Bef. 1881

                        8        Theodore Pitre  b: 11 March 1871  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1891

                        8        Joseph Pitre  b: Abt. 1872  Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1881

                        8        Priscille Pitre  b: 15 February 1876  Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1901

                        8        Emmanuel 'Hunewill' Pitre  b: 24 August 1878  Rustico, PEI; d: 16 November 1962  Palo Alto, Santa Clara, CA

                                     +Euphemie Catherine 'Cassie' MacNeil  b: 20 May 1884  Nova Scotia; m: Abt. 1906 [Angus John/Catherine Ann MacDonald]; d: 21 June 1920  San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

                        8        Mary Pitre  b: Abt. 1880  Rustico, PEI

                                     +Michael Joseph Donahoe (aka Denhaut)  b: Abt. 1878  Newton, Middlesex, MA; m: 3 June 1902  Newton, Middlesex, MA [William/Margaret Golden]

                        8        Anselme Pitre  b: 11 February 1882  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI; d: Bef. 1891

                        8        Jean Pitre  b: 25 December 1883  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI; d: Aft. 1911

 

                         *2nd Wife of Jean Pitre:                                                    

                             +Catherine Desroches  b: 19 August 1856  Tignish, PEI; m: 4 September 1893  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI [Louis/Marguerite Arseneau]; d: Aft. 1911

                        8        Marienne Pitre  b: 26 April 1894  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI; d: Aft. 1911

                        8        Marie Rose Pitre  b: 28 February 1896  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI; d: Bef. 1901

                        8        Frank Pitre  b: 15 July 1897  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI; d: Bef. 1901

 

 

Notes for Jean Pitre:

Census

- 1881 PEI, Lot 23E1:  John Peters 30 (laborer), wife Judith 30, Catherine 14, Thodenis 12, Joseph 10, Pricilla 5, Emanuel 3, Mary 1.

- 1891 PEI, Lot 23:  John Peters 48 (farm laborer), wife Jane 47, Kate 26, Dorice 28 (farm laborer), Honewell 13, Mary 11.

- 1901 PEI, Lot 23E1:  Jean Pitre 55, wife Catherine 36, Prescille 25, Jean 16, Marine 6.

- 1911 PEI, Toronto:  John Peters 68 (farmer), wife Catherine DeRoche 63, Marian 17, granddaughter Mary Denhaut 7, grandson Benjamin Denhaut 5, Peter 26.

 

Possible Notes for Joseph Pitre:

- 1930 Boston, Suffolk, MA (ED49):  Widower Joseph J. Peters 67 (PEI-PEI-PEI; immig 1888), lumber hardner/lumber co.

 

Possible Notes for Anselme Pitre:

- 1910 Newton, Middlesex, MA (ED963, W3, p. 18B, Chestnut Street):  Samuel Peters 24 (Can-FC-FC; immig. 1904), single, boarding, laborer/farm

- WWI Registration Records:  Samuel Peters, 20 Franklin Street, Dorchester, Suffolk, MA; age 36, b. 11 Feb 1882 PEI; rivetter; brother Joseph Peters (10 Hyde Park Ave., Forest Hills, Suffolk, MA); tall/medium build, brown eyes & dark brown hair; at Dorchester 12 Sep 1918.

- 10 May 1920 MA Naturalization records: Samuel Peters, res. 128 Park St., Dorchester; b. 11 Feb 1882 Hope River, PEI; riveter; unmarried; brother Joseph Peters 10 Hyde Park, Suffolk.

- 1930 Weston, Middlesex, MA (ED534, p. 16A):  Samuel Peters 48 (FC; immig 1901), single, laborer/private estate

- 1940 Newton, Middlesex, MA (9-416, p. 10A):  Samuel Peters 55 (FC), single, farmhand/private farm

 

Obituaries for the children:

Emmanuel 'Hunewill' Pitre:  The San Francisco Examiner (San Francisco, CA), Sunday, 18 November 1962:  Peters - In Mountain View, Calif., Friday, Nov. 16, 1962, Huneywill Peters of Palo Alto, widower of Cassie Peters; father of Mrs. Agnes Derzay of Palo Alto, Richard and Albert Peters, both of San Francisco; also survived by 5 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; a native of Prince Edward Island, B.C.; aged 84 years.  Friends are invited to attend the funeral Monday morning at 9 o'clock from Tinney Funeral Chapel, 555 College Ave., Palo Alto, thence to the Church of St. Albert the Great, 1093 Channing Ave., Palo Alto, for a Requiem Mass, commencing at 9:30 a.m.  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma.  The Rosary will be recited Sunday evening at 8 o'clock at the Tinney Chapel.

 

 

 

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Last updated:  14 February 2020.