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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Faubert, Laliberte

Headstone: LALIBERTE  | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

ARTHUR FAUBERT

1885 – 1946 Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Faubert, Lavoie, Terreault

Headstone: TERREAULT THERIAULT   | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

ARTHUR TERREAULT

1887 – 1972

SON EPOUSE Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Cardinal, Faubert, Filion, Quevillon

Headstone: CARDINAL   | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

BLANCHE CARDINAL

1886 – 1953

EPOUSE DE

ANTOINE QUEVILLON Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Brunet, Dupuis, Faubert

Headstone:  DUPUIS   | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

A LA MEMOIRE DE

JOSEPH DUPUIS

1866 – 1938 Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Briere, Faubert, Montpetit

Headstone: MONTPETIT    | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

OLIVIER BRIERE

1862 – 1935 Continue reading

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Beauharnois Old Cemetery: Faubert, Hebert, Gendron

Headstone:  FAUBERT   | Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément, Beauharnois   | Quebec Cemeteries

 

LOUIS GENDRON

1885 – 1969

EPOUX DE Continue reading

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Index: Headstones of Beauharnois Old Cemetery

These are recent photographs I’ve taken of headstones of the nearby Catholic Cimetière de la Paroisse Saint-Clément.  This is the older of two Catholic cemeteries in Beauharnois (Quebec) and contains remains from a still older cemetery.


 

 

A – L


 

Allard, Emile

Allard, Olivine

Allard, Simonne Continue reading

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Adelard Filion and Rose-Alma Faubert

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1921, Adelard Filion and his wife Rose-Alma Faubert were living in what was then known as Caughnawaga. Adelard’s parents were Anthime Filion and Rosianne Desrochers. Rose-Alma’s parents were Jean-Baptiste Faubert and Rina Viau. They had been married in St-Francois-Xavier parish on June 15th in 1919.

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Hector Desroches and Marie-Louise Faubert

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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Hector Desroches (son of Ferdinand Desroches and Delima Charbonneau) and his wife Marie Louise Faubert (daughter of Jean-Baptiste Faubert and Albina Viau) were living in Caughnawaga in 1921. The couple had been married only a few years before in St-Francois-Xavier Parish on September 30th, 1919.

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Paul Rufiange (m. Delima Viau), Marie Rose Rosanilda Rufiange

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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The 1901 census records for Sault-St-Louis include French Canadian widower  Paul Rufiange  and his daughter Marie Rose Rosanilda. Paul was a farmworker.

Rosanilda had been born on June 9th, 1879 and  baptised two days later in Chateauguay’s St-Joachim church.  Her mother (Paul’s wife) was Delima Viau. The godparents were Jean Baptiste Rufiange and Georgianna Laviolette. Continue reading

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