Nicholas Pitre

1873 Bathurst, New Brunswick 1948 Portland Maine



Continuation of tree (5th child of Jean 'Pierre' Pitre/Anastasie Doyle); all known surname descendants:

               8       Nicholas Pitre  b: 25 September 1873  Ste. Famille, Bathurst, Gloucester, NB; d: 19 August 1948  Portland, Cumberland, ME

                               + Mary E. Hogan  b: March 1876  Orono, Penobscot, ME; m: 3 August 1895  Orono, Penobscot, ME [Andrew/Sadie McNully]; d: 15 February 1966  Portland, Cumberland, ME

                           9       Helene Peters  b: 27 January 1896  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: Aft. 1940

                           9       Katherine L. Peters  b: 9 January 1898  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: Aft. August 1948

                           9       Francis Edward Peters  b: 30 November 1899  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: Bef. 1910

                           9       Sarah Anastasia Peters  b: 20 September 1902  Millinocket, Penobscot, ME; d: 20 September 1902  Millinocket, Penobscot, ME

                           9       Sara Anastara Peters  b: 11 October 1904  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: Aft. 1940

                                      +John J. Leyden  b: Abt. 1906; m: 27 August 1928; d: Aft. 1940

                           9       Gladys Marie Peters  b: 2 April 1909  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: 11 April 1909  Orono, Penobscot, ME

                           9       Donald Peters  b: 18 November 1911  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: April 1992  Portland, Cumberland, ME



Notes for Nicholas Pitre:


- 1900 Orono, Penobscot, Maine:  Nicholas Peters 25 (machinist), wife of 5 years Mary H. 24, Helene 4, Katherine L. 2, Francis E. 6 months.


- 1910 Orono, Penobscot, ME:  Nicholas J. Peters 35 (paper mill/third hand), wife of 14 years Mary E. 34, Helen 14, Catherine 12, Sarah 5.


- 1920 Bangor, Penobscot, ME:  Nicholas J. Peters 47 (life insurance agent), wife Mary 43, Helen 23, Catherine 22, Sadie 15, Donald 8.


- 1930 Portland, Cumberland, ME:  Mary E. Peters 53 (mar.), Helen M. 32, Catherine L. 30, Donald 17, daughter Sarah 25 & husband of 2 years John Lyden 23, Shirley 1 year 6 months.


- 1940 Portland, Cumberland, ME:  Sadie A. Lyden 35, husband John J. 33 fireman/fire department, Shirley A. 11, John F. 9, mother Mary S. Peters 65, father Nicholas J. 66, sister Helen M. 44, brother Donald A. 27 laborer/WPA project  [12 Bradford]


WW1 registration records:  Nicholas James Peters; Bangor, ME; born 24 Sep 1874; Mary E. Peters (wife); medium height, medium build; blue eyes & brown hair; insurance.


Obituary:  The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Friday, 20 August 1948:  Nicholas Peters - Orono, Aug. 19 - Word has been received in Orono of the sudden death this morning in Portland of Nicholas J. Peters, 73, a former Orono resident.  He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Hogan Peters; two daughters, Katherine Peters and Mrs. Sadie Jellison; a son, Donald, of Portland; two sisters, Miss Gertrude Peters of Portland, Mrs. Frances Trainor of Waterville; and three brothers, Edward J., of Orono, Joseph of Hancock, and John of Brewer; and two grandchildren.  A high Mass of Requiem will be sung at 8 o'clock Wednesday morning in Portland.  The remains will be brought to Orono where committal services will be held by Rev. Maurice B. Boland Wednesday afternoon at Riverside cemetery.



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