William Pete

1855 Erie, Michigan 1931 LaSalle, Michigan

 

 

Continuation of tree (6th child of Louis Hermenigilde Lepitre/2nd Wife Angeline Cassavant); all known surname descendants:

           7         William Pete  b: 15 May 1855  Erie, Monroe, MI; d: 27 July 1931  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                          +Agnes Lajeunesse  b: Abt. 1863  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; m: 8 February 1881  Erie, Monroe, MI [David/Marie Phyllis Sulier]; d: 29 September 1896  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                    8          Michael Pete  b: 17 October 1881  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 10 May 1899  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                    8          Mary Julia Pete  b: 6 August 1883  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 6 October 1972  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                                   +John Augustus Trombley  b: 8 March 1882  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; m: 28 April 1903  St. Joseph, Erie, Monroe, MI [John/Elizabeth Droulliard]; d: 21 May 1966  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                    8          Cora Julia Pete  b: 11 November 1886  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 13 April 1888  LaSalle, Monroe, MI (measles)

                    8          Anna Pete  b: 7 April 1889  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: Bef. 1900

                    8          Louise Pete  b: 6 April 1890  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 7 May 1915  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                                  +Robert Charles Grodi  b: 31 December 1879  Erie, Monroe, MI; m: 18 September 1906  Erie, Monroe, MI [Alexander/Phoebe Duval]; d: 20 October 1946  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                    8          Alfred Joseph Pete  b: 3 May 1891  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 5 January 1930  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                                  +Edna A. Baumia  b: 30 March 1896  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; m: 25 November 1914  Monroe, Monroe, MI [Charles/Rose Lavigne]; d: 27 February 1995  Monroe, MI

                    8          Ezra Levi Pete  b: 23 May 1895  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 7 May 1958  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                                  +Maudie Marie Bussell (Wyerman) b: 28 October 1905  Boggsworth, KY; m: 20 October 1941  Bowling Green, Wood, OH [James/Sarah Conner]; d: 19 January 1994  Monroe, MI

 

                    *2nd Wife of William Pete:

                          +Cecelia Lajeunesse  b: 12 April 1874  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; m: 11 September 1897  Erie, Monroe, MI [David/Marie Phyllis Sulier]; d: 13 February 1941  Monroe, Monroe, MI

                    8          Marguerite Pete  b: 7 December 1897  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 4 November 1958  Erie, Monroe, MI

                                  +Richard L. Grodi  b: Abt. 1891; m: 5 September 1916  Erie, Monroe, MI [William/Madeleine Manore]; d: 26 November 1966  Erie, Monroe, MI

                    8          Buriset Pete  b: 20 December 1898  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 29 Jan 1899  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                    8          Gladis Lora Pete  b: 7 March 1902  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 11 June 1902  LaSalle, Monroe, MI

                    8          Harriet Pete  b: 1904  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 18 June 1978  Erie, Monroe, MI

                                  +Joseph L. Karwick  b: 1899  Michigan; m: 27 May 1924  Erie, Monroe, MI [John/Mary Stencil]; d: 1961  Erie, Monroe, MI

                    8          Frances Pete  b: 21 October 1907  LaSalle, Monroe, MI; d: 23 March 1993  Toledo, Lucas, OH

                                  +Carl John Hauser  b: 4 July 1903  Toledo, Lucas, OH; m: 30 November 1931  Toledo, Lucas, OH [Jay/Mina Lar]; d: 27 September 1935  Toledo, Lucas, OH

                                 *2nd Husband of Frances Pete:       

                                  +Howard Louis Ravary  b: 27 January 1902  Michigan; m: 3 September 1941  Erie, Monroe, MI [Joseph/Emily DeShetler]; d: 8 August 1973  Monroe, Monroe, MI

 

 

 

Notes for William Pete:

Census

- 1880 LaSalle, Monroe, Michigan:  William Pete 22 section hand, boarding with family of Paul Lajeunesse 34 farmer, wife Adaline 40, Hattie 9, Malcolm 7, Marge 4, Patrick 1, (Adaline's children) Elizabeth Drulard 20, John Drulard 19.

 

- 1900 LaSalle, Monroe, MI:  William Pete 42 farm laborer, 2nd wife Cesale 25, Mary 16, Louisa 12, Alfred 9, Israel 5, Margaret 2.

 

- 1910 Lasalle, Monroe, MI:  William Pete 43, 2nd wife Selia 34, Maggie R 12, Hattie 5, Francis 2.

 

- 1920 Lasalle, Monroe, MI:  William Pete 62 laborer/railroad, wife Celia 44, Ezra 24 laborer/paper mill, Hattie 15, Frances 12.

 

- 1930 Lasalle, Monroe, MI:  Ezra Pete 34 janitor/paper mill, father William 74, mother Celia 55, sister Frances 21, nephew William 1 year 3 months.

 

- 1940 Monroe, Monroe, MI:  Widow Cecilia E. Pete 66, living with daughter's family Harriet A. 35 & husband Joseph L. Karwich 40 & their 7 children

- 1940 Monroe, Monroe, MI:  Ezra Pete 43 paper maker/paper mill, lodging

 

MI death cert - William Pete, at LaSalle, res. LaSalle, married, b. 15 May 1855 Erie, d. 27 Jul 1931, retired, no parents recorded on cert; informant Ezra Pete of LaSalle; buried 30 Jul 1931 Erie

 

Notes for Agnes & Cecelia Lajeunesse:

- 1880 LaSalle, Monroe, MI: David Lajeunesse 38, wife Perlissa 38, Agnes 16, Edelina 9, Anna 7, Cecelia 5, Leroy W. 7 months.

MI death record - Agnes Pete, d. 29 Sep 1896 LaSalle, married, age 33, consumption, parents David Lajiness & Philis Lajiness

MI death record - Cecelia Pete, widow, b. 12 Apr 1874 LaSalle, d. 13 Feb 1941 Monroe, father David Lajiness

 

WWI Registration Records (sons):

Alfred J. Pete:  Alfred J. Pete, b. 3 May 1881 LaSalle, laborer, wife & child, medium height, slender build, gray eyes, black hair; Monroe, MI 5 Jun 1917

Ezra Levi Pete:  Ezra Levi Pete, b. 23 May 1895 LaSalle, section hand, single, support for father; medium height, slender build, brown eyes, brown hair; LaSalle 5 Jun 1917

 

Obituaries for the children:

Ezra Levi Pete:  Tombstone Inscription, Woodland Cemetery, Monroe:  PETE / Maudie M. / 1905 - (blank) / Ezra L. / 1895 - 1958

 

 

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- Births/Marriages/Deaths in RED without a church have come from the Michigan Return of Births/Marriages/Deaths (Family Search online - actual pages viewable).  While births & marriages name parents, deaths list only age & marital status. 

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Last updated:  3 March 2018.