Joseph Theophile Pitre

1903 St. Alexis, Quebec 1987 Matapedia, Quebec



Continuation of tree (13th child of Joseph Louis Pitre/2nd wife Veronique Martin); all known surname descendants:

               8         Joseph Theophile Pitre  b: 17 February 1903  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 24 September 1987  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE

                                 +Rose Hilda Blaquiere  b: 9 August 1911  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; m: 14 May 1930  Our Lady of Lourdes, Atholville, NB [Jeremie/Helene Gallant]; d: 2002

                            9           George Roland Pitre  b: 11 March 1931  Atholville, Restigouche, NB; d: 6 January 2013  Chibougamau, QUE

                                           +Anne Marie Gagne  b: 8 June 1942  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE; m: 3 September 1960  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE; d: Aft. January 2013

                            9           Rosaline Pitre  b: 18 June 1932  Athol Valley, Restigouche, NB; d: 27 September 1936  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB

                            9           Lucien Pitre  b: 21 May 1933; d: 10 April 1986  St. Francois d'Assise, QUE

                            9           Marie Georgiana Jacqueline Pitre  b: 23 June 1934  St. Arthur Settlement, Northumberland, NB; d: 18 October 1934  St. Arthur Settlement, Northumberland, NB

                            9           Joseph Aurele Normand Pitre  b: 10 January 1936  Quebec; d: 28 December 2005  Montreal, QUE

                                           +Therese Martine Henry  b: 14 November 1941  Quebec; m: 26 December 1960  St. Elzear, QUE; d: Aft. December 2005

                            9           Edward Pitre  b: 21 December 1939  Athol, Restigouche, NB; d: 11 May 1946  Campbellton, Restigouche, NB 

                            9           Rosaline Pitre  b: 24 January 1941  St. Arthur, NB

                                           +Alfred Lambert  b: 25 March 1939  Albertville, Matapedia, QUE; m: 15 July 1961  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE

                           9           Jeannine Pitre  b: 30 November 1942  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE

                                           +Fernand Gagne  b: 7 March 1938  Causapscal, Matapedia, QUE; m: 23 September 1961  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE

                            9           Reine Pitre  b: Abt. 1944

                            9           Martial Pitre  b: Abt. 1946

                            9           Jerome Pitre  b: 27 December 1948  Quebec

                                           +Michelle Gallant  b: 1 May 1952  Quebec; m: 23 July 1971  St. Francois d'Assise, Bonaventure, QUE

                            9           Ginette Pitre  b: 12 March 1952  Quebec

                                           +Regis Gallant  b: 5 March 1947  Quebec; m: 17 July 1973  L'Ascension de Patapedia, QUE



Notes for Joseph Theophile 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.


- 1931 Addington Parish, Restigouche-Madawaska, New Brunswick:  Theofille Pitre 28, wife Rosida 19, George Rolon 2 months  (Atholville)


Tombstone Inscription, St. Alexis, QUE:  PITRE / 1903 Theophile 1987 / son epouse / Rose Ida Blaquiere / 1911 - 2002 / 1932 Lucien 1986


MISC:  In the reunion story of his brother Edouard, Theophile is mentioned as living in Canada.


Obituaries for the children:

George Roland Pitre:  At the Chibougamau Health Centre, on January 6, 2013, Mr. Roland Pitre, husband of Mrs. Anne-Marie Gagne, passed away at the age of 81 years and 10 months.  The family will welcome relatives and friends at the Residence Funeraire du Nord.  The funeral home will be open on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday the living room will open its doors at 9 a.m. and the funeral will be celebrated at the Notre-Dame-de-Lourde church in Chapais at 10:30 a.m.  Mr. Pitre will be buried later in the cemetery of Chapais.  He is survived by his wife Anne-Marie Gagne, his children: Doris (Dominique Paquin), Carole (Mario Vezina) and Dany; his grandchildren: Jessica, Francis, Naomie, Alexandra and Raphael; his great-grandchildren: Coralie, Zoe and Malek.  He also leaves to mourn his brothers and sisters, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, his nephews and nieces as well as many relatives and friends. Your marks of sympathy can result in a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.


Joseph Aurele Normand Pitre:  La Presse (QUE), 29 December 2005:  Pitre, Aurele, 1936-2005, At his home, 28 December 2005, at the age of 69 years, died Mr. Aurele Pitre, husband of Madame Martine Henry.  Besides his wife, he is survived by his children Jasmin (Sharron), Joel (Nancy), Nadine (Chau) and Vincent, nine grandchildren, brothers and sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, several other relatives and friends.  The family will receive condolences Friday 30 December 2005 at 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m., at Complexe funeraire Magnus Poirier Inc., St. Leonard.  The funeral will be celebrated Saturday 31 December at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the complex.  Instead of flowers, donations to Entraide Ville-Marie would be appreciated.


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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.