Simon Pitre

1860 Rustico, PEI after 1920 Fairfield, Maine

 

 

Continuation of tree (3rd child of Jonas Pitre/Charlotte Doiron); all known surname descendants:

               8        Simon Pitre  b: 18 September 1860  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Bet. 1920-1930  Fairfield, Somerset, ME

                                +Monique Leclerc  b: 30 March 1873  Bloomfield, PEI; m: 28 November 1894  St. Anthony, Bloomfield, PEI [Amand/Seraphique Gallant]; d: Aft. June 1941  Fairfield, Somerset, ME

                           9        Seraphine Angeline Pitre  b: 7 September 1895  St. Anthony, Bloomfield, PEI; d: 19 November 1898  St. Laurent, Matapedia, Quebec

                           9        Joseph Hector Pitre  b: 28 February 1900  Bonaventure, Quebec; d: 5 June 1941  Fairfield, Somerset, ME  (drowned in Kennebec River)

                           9        Marie Angeline Pitre  b: 28 August 1902  St. Alexis, Matapedia, Quebec; d: 14 February 1907  St. Alexis, Matapedia, Quebec

                           9        Marie Emma Pitre  b: 1 October 1904  St. Francois d'Assise, Bonaventure, Quebec; d: Aft. June 1941

                           9        Marie Eugenie Pitre  b: 25 September 1906  St. Francois d'Assise, Bonaventure, Quebec; d: Aft. 1948

                                         +Noah Eastman Webber  b: 14 January 1898  Waterville, Kennebec, ME; m: 14 September 1937; d: 1951

                           9        Joseph Guillaume Pitre  b: 17 January 1909  St. Alexis, Matapedia, Quebec; d: 20 December 1995  Waterville, Kennebec, ME

                                         +Margaret M. Paradis  b: 30 July 1911  Waterville, Kennebec, ME; m: 30 December 1940  Maine [Joseph Henri/Henriette Bushey]; d: 15 June 1969  Waterville, Kennebec, ME

                           9        Marie Ernestine Pitre  b: 16 March 1911  St. Francois d'Assise, Bonaventure, Quebec; d: 21 March 1988  Fairfield, Somerset, ME

                                         +William Albert Scott  b: 18 March 1912  Waterville, Kennebec, ME; m: 4 June 1936  [William/Mabel Williams]; d: 30 November 1958  Fairfield, Somerset, ME  (hunting accident)

                           9        Marie Anne Eve Pitre  b: 8 November 1913  St. Francois d'Assise, Bonaventure, Quebec; d: Aft. June 1941

  

 

Notes for Simon Pitre:

Census

- 1901 Matapedia, Bonaventure, Quebec:  Simon Pitre 35, wife Monique 28, Hector 2.

- 1911 Matapedia, Quebec:  Simon Pitre 42 (farmer), wife Monique 37, Joseph Hector 11, Marie Emma 6, Marie Eugenie 4, Joseph Guillaume 2, Marie Ernestine 1 month.

- 1920 Fairfield, Somerset, Maine:  Simon Peters 58 (car shop/laborer), wife Monica 46, Hector 20 (woolen mill/spinner), Emma 16 (fibre mill/laborer), Eugenia 13, William 11, Ernestine 8, Mary Ann 6.

- 1930 Fairfield, Somerset, ME:  Widow Mary Peters 57, Hector J. 29, Emma 25, William J. 21, Marian M. 16.

 

- 1940 Fairfield, Somerset, ME:  Widow Minnie Peters 66 [$1000 house value], Hector 40 spinner/woolen, William 31 laborer/dairy  [21 Burrill Street]

 

Misc.: 

Monique Leclerc:  Alien Registration, 24 June 1940, at Fairfield, ME:  Minnie Peters, 21 Burrill St., Fairfield, ME; in US/ME 26 years; b. 30 March 1873 PEI; mar w/6 children

Joseph Hector Pitre: Alien Registration, 24 June 1940, at Fairfield, ME - Hector Peters, 21 Burrill St., Fairfield; in US 26 years; b. 28 Feb 1900 St. Francis, P.Q.; spinner/woolen at American Woolen Co.; military service 1919 US Army Medical Corps, West Point

Joseph Guillaume Pitre: Alien Registration, 24 June 1940, at Fairfield, ME  - William J. Peters, 21 Burrill St., Fairfield; in US 26 years; b. 17 Jan 1909 St. Francis, P.Q.; dairyman at Webber's Inc.

 

Obituaries for the children:

Joseph Hector PitreThe Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Monday, 16 June 1941:  Hector Peters of Fairfield Drowned in Kennebec River - Fairfield, Me., June 5 - Hector Peters, 40, a mill worker here, drowned today in the Kennebec River.  His body was recovered by a group of swimmers of which he had been a member.  His mother, four sisters, and a brother survive.

 

 

 

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Last updated:  21 April 2021.