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Cote, Dubois, Shannessy | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

 

Cote, Dubois, Shannessy | Cimetière des Soeurs Grises (Grey Nuns / Sisters of Charity)

 

(Translation)

Sister Florenda Dubois

1871 – 1951

Sister Azilda Cote

1866 – 1951

Sister Ellen Shannessy

1837 – 1898

 

This could be the Emelie Florenda Dubois born on November 4th, 1871 and baptized the next day in St-Felix Parish in St-Felix-de-Kingsey (Drummond, QC). If so, her parents would have been Noel Dubois and Emilie Vigneault. The godparents were Thelesphore Vigneault and Caroline Talbot.

 

Sister Azilda Cote could be the Marie-Lucie Azilda Cote who was born on April 5th, 1866 and baptized the next day in St-Cyprien (Naperville, Quebec). That child’s parents were Narcisse Cote and Marie Lucie Default. The godparents were Hyppolite Cote and Emelie Leblanc.

 

Sister Ellen Shanessy passed away on March 11th, 1898 and was buried on March 21st, 1898 in the parish of the Sours Grises. Her parents were James Shanessy and Ellen Hallivan. She died at the age of 60 years, 5 months and 12 days in Morristown (USA). She is described as a soeur de la Charite.

 

 

Related Posts:

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises

Index: Quebec & New Brunswick Cemeteries

French Canadian Pioneers: The Cotes of Quebec

French Canadian Pioneers: The Dubois of Quebec

 

 

 

May 17, 2019 - Posted by | . | , , , ,

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