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Evelyn in Montreal: Cote & Martel, Brome County

Query: I have Cote and Martel in my line as well, and many questions (gaps to fill in).  Have you heard of a Celina Cote who m. Victor Martel (supposed to be her cousin, I think). She was his second wife. They married December 7, 1908, in Mansonville (I believe). His first wife, was Ida Castonguay. I have a picture of Victor and Celina at their farm in Mansonville, around 1908. I know who Celina’s parents are, but not Victor’s. I am trying to figure out how they are cousins. My mother knew Celina, and said she married a cousin.  My great grandmother was Sophie Martel m. Hipolite (Paul) Royer. Sophie’s sister Rosalie Martel m. Celestin Cote. I’ve come to realize, that many of the brothers and sisters of one family, married brothers and sisters of another. There are many Cote/Martel marriages like this, which makes things get a little confusing. Continue reading

February 22, 2015 Posted by | . | , , , , | Leave a comment

Evelyn in Montreal : Cote & Wright, Buckingham

Cathy Filion asking:

I am related to Andrew Cote married to Elizabeth Wright in 1889 Buckingham Quebec. I would love to hear more about their parents.

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Andrew Cote (son of Vital Cote and Janet Stewart)  and Elizabeth Wright (daughter of William Wright and Roxena ? were married on  July 2nd,  1889 in Buckingham (Papineau, Quebec) Continue reading

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Gervais Georgette, Cote Emma, Gervais Armand | Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

GenealogyGEORGETTE GERVAIS

1910 – 1923

EMMA COTE

1866 – 1948

ARMAND GERVAIS

1901 – 1949

DELPHIS GERVAIS

1866 – 1953

MARIA GERVAIS

1894 – 1954

Index: Headstones of Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Indexes: Quebec & New Brunswick Cemeteries

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers (Cote)

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Cote Joseph | Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Quebec Cemeteries - Ste- PhilomeneCOTE

1864  JOSEPH COTE 1938

Index: Headstones of Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Indexes: Quebec & New Brunswick Cemeteries

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers  (Cote)

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Cote Philorum, Maheu Mary, Cote Bertha | Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Quebec Cemetery, Ste-Philomene, PHILORUM COTE

1863 – 1941

SON EPOUSE

MARY MAHEU

1867 – 1937

BERTHA COTE

1890 – 1962

Index: Headstones of Cimetiere Sainte-Philomene (Mercier, Roussillon, QC)

Indexes: Quebec & New Brunswick Cemeteries

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers(Cote)

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Index: Headstones of Val Brillant (Matapedia, Bas-St-Laurent, Quebec)

Brillant, Pierre, Rev.

Caron, Adeline

Caron, Wilfrid

Cote, Evangele/Evangeline

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