Jean Pitre

1812 Rustico, PEI 1892 Rustico, PEI



Continuation of tree (5th child of Theodore Pitre/Pelagie Arseneau); all known surname descendants:

            6     Jean Pitre  b: 9 October 1812  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: 5 June 1892  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI

                             +Charlotte Doiron  b: 20 March 1818  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; m: 8 January 1839  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI [Joachim/Julie Pineau]; d: 1 May 1892  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI

                        7       Florentin Pitre  b: 12 January 1848  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: 14 May 1906  Lennox Island, PEI 

                                    +Marie Buote  b: Abt. 1855; m: 24 August 1874  Cascumpec, PEI [Leon/---]; d: Bet. 1879-1881

                                 *2nd Wife of Florentin Pitre:

                                    +Juliette 'Belzamie' Gallant  b: 18 December 1852  St. Anthony, Bloomfield, PEI; m: 31 May 1881  St. Anthony, Bloomfield, PEI [Joseph/Blanche Gaudet]; d: Aft. 1921

                        7       Julie Pitre  b: 20 November 1852  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: 10 July 1921  Rustico, PEI

                                    + Fidele Blaquiere  b: 8 October 1867  St. Anthony, Bloomfield, PEI; m: 26 November 1891  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI [Andre/Eleonore Pineau]; d: 5 February 1953  N. Rustico, PEI

                        7       Marie Pitre  b: 17 November 1855  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: 24 March 1894  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI

                                    + Moyse Pitre  b: 30 September 1850  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; m: Abt. 1874  Rustico, PEI [Dominique/Charlotte Gallant]; d: Aft. 1910  Manchester, Hillsborough, NH                   

                        7       Judith Pitre  b: 25 August 1858  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI; d: Aft. 1911

                                    + Jerome Pineau  b: 30 May 1858  Rustico, PEI; m: 3 April 1883  Ste. Anne, Hope River, PEI [Bruno/Marie Buote]; d: 24 October 1929  New Acadia, PEI

                        7       Joseph Pitre  b: 16 November 1860  St. Augustine, Rustico, PEI



Notes for Jean Pitre:


- 1881 PEI, Bagnalls Pond, Lot 23:  John Peters 67 (farmer), wife Charlotte 62, Julia 28, Judith 22, granddaughters Judith 6 & Cecelia 4.

- 1891 PEI, Lot 24F1:  Jean Pitre 79 (farmer), wife Charlotte 72, Julie 30.


Obituaries for the children:

Florentin Pitre:  L'Impartial (PEI), Thursday, 31 May 1906:  Died suddenly, 14 May, at Lennox Island, where he had been teaching for some time, Florentin Pitre, at the age of 58 years.  The deceased was favorably known in this province.  He was a renowned musician and had been the director of the church choir of St. Jacques for several years.  Endowed with a sweet and affable character he was esteemed by all.  His first marriage was to Marie Buote, from whom three daughters were born, one of whom is a nun in the United States.  In his second marriage he married Julitte Gallant from whom five children were born.  His funeral was held on the 17th at Egmont Bay attended by a large group of family and friends.  He leaves a wife and seven children to mourn him.  To the family L'Impartial offers its condolences.


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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries.

- Some PEI marriages in RED (no church indicated) sourced from marriages registers (no parents listed).


Last updated:  21 July 2021.