Theodore Pitre

1862 Bathurst, New Brunswick 1894 Orono, Maine



Continuation of tree (3rd child of William Pitre/Marie Hache); all known surname descendants:

                    8        Theodore Pitre  b: 10 February 1862  Ste. Famille, Bathurst, Gloucester, NB; d: 5 September 1894  Orono, Penobscot, ME

                                + Georgia A. Turcotte  b: July 1863  Orono, Penobscot, ME; m: 22 August 1886  Orono, Penobscot, ME [Joseph/Harriet Pooler]; d: 22 October 1936  Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME

                           9        Stella M. Petrie  b: 18 March 1888  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: 19 February 1987  Brewer, Penobscot, ME

                                        +Santo 'Sam' Siracusa  b: 13 March 1884  Mineo, Italy; m: 12 June 1941  Maine [Francisco/Stella ---]; d: 3 October 1959  Bangor, Penobscot, ME

                           9        Alexander James Petrie  b: 15 January 1892  Orono, Penobscot, ME; d: 1 May 1960  Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

                                        +Emma May Leblanc  b: 17 December 1896  N. Cambridge, Middlesex, MA; m: 16 September 1919  Orono, Penobscot, ME [Abraham B./Celina Cormier]; d: 17 December 1927  Orono, Penobscot, ME

                                     *2nd Wife of Alexander James Petrie:

                                        +Claudia ---    m: Aft. 1940; d: Aft. May 1960



Notes for Theodore Pitre:


- 1900 Orono, Penobscot, Maine:  Joseph Turcotte 77, wife Harriet 63, daughter Georgie A. Petrie 36, Stella 12, Alexander 8.

- 1910 Orono, Penobscot, ME:  Widow Georgia A. Petrie 46 (dressmaker), Stella M. 22, Alexander J. 18 (lumber mill/laborer); nephew Ernest C. 21 (pulp mill/laborer).

- 1920 Orono, Penobscot, ME:  Widow Georgie A. Petrie 50, Stella M. 31; son Alexander G. 27, wife Ella M. 27.

- 1930 Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME:  Widower Alexander L. Petrie 38 (painter), Theodore E. 7, Raymond C. 6; sister Stella M. 42, widowed mother Georgia A. 66.


- 1940 Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME:  Widower Alexander Petrie 48 painter/painting contr., Theodore 17 messenger/Western Union, Raymond 16, widow Clotilde LaPointe 48 housekeeper/lodger.  [25 Oak Street]


Notes for Georgia A. Turcotte:

Obituary:  The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Friday, 23 October 1936:  Georginna T. Petrie - Bar Harbor, Oct. 22 - Mrs. Georginna Turcotte Petrie, 73, widow of Theodore Petrie, died this morning at her home on Greeley avenue where she had lived for the past eleven years.  She was born in Orono, the daughter of Joseph and Harriet Pooler Turcotte.  She leaves her son, Alex J. Petrie and her daughter, Estella Petrie; her grandsons, Theodore and Raymond, all of whom resided here with her.  She also leaves a sister, Mrs. James Dwyer of Orono.  Mrs. Petrie was beloved by all who knew her, a thoughtful neighbor and devoted to her family.  Funeral services for Mrs. Georginna Turcotte Petrie will be in the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Saturday morning at nine o'clock with high mass of requiem celebrated by Rev. Edward F. Fitzpatrick, P. R.  Interment will be in Orono.


Obituaries for the children:

Stella M. Petrie:  The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Saturday, 21 February 1987:  Stella (Petrie) Siracusa.  Orono - Stella (Petrie) Siracusa, 98, wife of the late Sam Siracusa, died Feb. 19, 1987, at a Brewer health-care center.  She was born in Orono, March 18, 1888, the daughter of Theodore and Georgiana (Tincotte) Petrie.  She was a life-long resident of Orono and a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church of Orono.  Surviving are two nephews, Raymond and Theodore Petrie, both of Texas; one cousin, Mildred Petrie of Milford.  She will be remembered by a very dear friend, Carolyn Scott of Orono.  Graveside services will be held in the spring at Riverside Cemetery, Orono.  Those who wish may contribute in her memory to a charity of their choice.  Arrangements by Brookings-Smith, Orono.


Alexander James Petrie:  The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME), Monday, 2 May 1960:  Alexander J. Petrie - Orono, May 1 - Alexander (Alec) James Petrie, 68, husband of Claudia Petrie, died Sunday morning in Baltimore, Md.  He was born in Orono January 16, 1892, the son of Theodore and Georgianna (Turcott) Petrie.  A painter and paper hanger by trade, he was formerly employed at Orono, Bar Harbor and Harvard University.  He had resided in Baltimore the past six years.  Surviving besides his wife are two sons, Theodore of New York and Raymond of Houston, Texas; a sister, Mrs. Stella Siracusa of Orono; and seven grandchildren.  A High Mass of Requiem will be held Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock at St. Mary's Catholic Church.  Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Orono.  Friends may call at the LaBeau Funeral Home, 9 Pine Street, Orono, Tuesday afternoon and evening.

Tombstone Inscription, Riverside Cemetery, Orono, Penobscot, ME:  PETRIE / Alex J. Petrie / Jan. 15, 1882 - May 1, 1960 / Emma M. Leblanc / his wife / Dec. 17, 1896 - Dec. 17, 1927



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