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Some Meloches of Kahnawa:ke

1. Dalvida Meloche (son of Osias Meloche and Charlotte Louise Giasson) married Julie (aka Amelie, Julie) Lefebvre (daughter of Thomas Lefebvre and Olive Payant) on  November 6th, 1883 in St-Joachim Parish in Chateauguay.  Witnesses were Thomas Lefebvre and William Meloche.

Their daughter Marie-Louise Meloche married Henri Guerin (son of Cleophas Guerin and Hermine Laplante) on September 12th, 1911.

Their son Arthur Meloche (son of Meloche Dalvida and Azelie Lefebvre) married Marguerite Charette (daughter of Francois Charette and Angelina Picard) in Sts-Anges parish Lachine on August 8th, 1914.

Dalvida’s second wife was Delphine Guerin (daughter of Denis Guerin and Belanse Perras) and they were married on March 28th, 1908 in St-Francois-Xavier Parish (Kahnawake).

Delphine Guerin had also been widowed. Her first husband had been Joseph Thonatannhon-Latour and that couple had been married on August 8th, 1876 in St-Francois Xavier Parish. This was the Joseph who had been married to Anne Osakatiio-Beaudet.

2.Returning to Dalvida Meloche, his parents Osias Meloche (son of Joseph Meloche and Josette Theoret) and Charlotte Louise Giasson daughter (Charles-Gedeon Giasson and Agathe McComber)  had been married in Kahnawake on September 22nd, 1856.

3. Meloches in Kahnawake in 1901 Census

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Personal Description
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Name of each person in family or household on 31st March, 1901. Sex. C
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ship to head of family or household.
Single,
married,
widowed
or divorced.
Month and date of birth. Year of birth. Age at last birthday.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7 27 79 Meloche Dalvide M Head M Mar 9 1861 40
7 28 79 Meloche Zelia F Wife M Apr 13 1865 36
7 29 79 Meloche Philiza M Son S Jan 31 1886 15
7 30 79 Meloche Marie Louise F Daughter S Dec 14 1890 10
7 31 79 Meloche Arthur M Son S Dec 15 1892 8

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23 44 256 Meloche Charlotte F Head W Jan 30 1836 65
23 45 256 Meloche Albina F Daughter S May 4 1873 27
23 46 256 Meloche Osias M Son S Jun 27 1878 22
23 47 256 Meloche Rosa F Adopted Granddaughter S Aug 21 1887 13
23 48 256 Meloche Adelina F Adopted Granddaughter S Jul 18 1889 11
23 49 256 Meloche Laura F Adopted Granddaughter S Feb 22 1893 8

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of visitation
Personal Description
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Name of each person in family or household on 31st March, 1901. Sex. C
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ship to head of family or household.
Single,
married,
widowed
or divorced.
Month and date of birth. Year of birth. Age at last birthday.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
29 4 314 Meloche William M Head M May 5 1862 38
29 5 314 Meloche Leontine F Wife M Oct 24 1869 31
29 6 314 Meloche Maire Rose F Daughter S May 26 1890 10
29 7 314 Meloche Willie M Son S Dec 16 1891 9
29 8 314 Meloche Corana F Daughter S Jan 2 1895 5
29 9 314 Meloche Blanche F Daughter S Dec 1 1896 4
 

The family above consists of William Meloche (son of Osias Meloche and Charlotte-Louise Giasson and Leontine Riendeau (daughter of Theophile Riendeau and Anastasie Lemieux) who were married in Kahnawake on January 30th, 1888.

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Personal Description
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Family or
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Name of each person in family or household on 31st March, 1901. Sex. C
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ship to head of family or household.
Single,
married,
widowed
or divorced.
Month and date of birth. Year of birth. Age at last birthday.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
40 1 419 Meloche Delipha M Head M Sep 8 1866 34
40 2 419 Meloche Marie F Wife M Oct 11 1873 27
40 3 419 Meloche Charlotte F Daughter S Jun 4 1891 9
40 4 419 Meloche Albina F Daughter S Mar 10 1894 7
40 5 419 Meloche Rose F Daughter S Oct 8 1897 3
40 6 419 Meloche Marguerite F Daughter S Feb 25 1901 2/12

The above record is connected to this couple: Louis-Delifa Meloche (son of Osias-Oliver Meloche and Charlotte Giasson) who was married to Marie Stacey Tiawenthi (daughter of Louis Karonhiakeron and Cecile Kanionwarison-Baudet-Leci) on July 27th, 1891 in Kahnawake.

Some Meloches In The 1881 Census | Sault-St-Louis (Kahnawake)

Kahnawake – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Section 3, Historic Land Issues)

 

 

December 15, 2013 - Posted by | .

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