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Anselme Levesque

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  • Name Anselme Levesque 
    Born 8 Aug 1822  Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 9 Aug 1822  L'Assomption, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a baptismal record for Aug. 9, 1822 for Anselme Leveque, born tonight (8th?) to Edouard Leveque, journalier & Genevieve* Ouellette; godparents were Aristobule Berube & Genevieve Michaud wife of Basile Martin; Aristobule signed the register.
      (Quebec Vital Records Drouin Collection: R>Riviere- Ouelle>1822, image 30, B119)
      Note: * I believe this was a recording error by the priest & it should have been Magdeleine Ouellet.
    1822 Aug 9 Baptismal record from L'Assomption, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec for Anselme Leveque
    1822 Aug 9 Baptismal record from L'Assomption, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec for Anselme Leveque
    born tonight (8th?) to Edouard Leveque & Genevieve* Ouellette; godparents were Aristobule Berube & Genevieve Michaud.
    Note: * I believe this was a recording error by the priest & it should have been Magdeleine Ouellet.
    Census 1851  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1851 Canada census from Trois Pistoles, Anselme Levesque is listed as a 'Cordinnier', born in R. Ouelle, Catholique, 31 yrs. old; his wife is Celeste Lepage 25, children are Anselme 3, & Celeste 1.
      (Quebec>Rimouski>Trois Pistoles, pg. 107)
    1851 Canada census Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque and Celeste Lepage and family
    1851 Canada census Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque and Celeste Lepage and family
    Census 1861  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1861 Canada census from Trois Pistoles, Anselme Levesque is listed as a 'Cultivateur', born in Bas Canada, Catholique, 40 yrs. old; his wife is Celeste Lepage 33, children Anselme 11, Joseph 9, Narsipe 8, Louis 4, Cyrille 2, Demerise 1, Mathilde 17 and a Dube 18, male living with them.
      (Quebec>Temiscouata, image 811, pg. 357)
    1861 Canada census Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque and Celeste Lepage and family
    1861 Canada census Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque and Celeste Lepage and family
    Census 14 Sep 1870  Dickeyville, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a 1870 U.S. Census from Dickeyville, ME, pg. 7, Lines 13-20 for Anselme Leveque, 40; Eliya 36, Joseph 18, Norcis 16, Louis 14, Cyril 12, Nadane 10, Amelia 7; Anselme should have been 48, his 2nd wife Lea should have been 22, Joseph/Norcis/Louis/Cyril all match their actual birthdates; a Jos. Humidas was born in 1860, not Nadane; and Amelia is Lea Pelletier's daughter born in 1865.
    1870 Census Dickeyville, Aroostook, ME for Anselme Levesque. wife Lea, his 5 sons & her daughter
    1870 Census Dickeyville, Aroostook, ME for Anselme Levesque. wife Lea, his 5 sons & her daughter
    Census 1881  St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1881 Canada Census from St. Jean de Dieu, Anselme Levesque is listed as 60 yrs. old, 'cultivateur', with wife Lea 38, son Louis 22, daughter Emelie 15.
      (Quebec>Temiscouata>St.Jean de Dieu, image 24, page 47, ln. 20-23)
    1881 Canada census St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Lea, his son Louis & her daughter Emelie
    1881 Canada census St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Lea, his son Louis & her daughter Emelie
    Census 1891  St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1891 Canada census from St. Jean de Dieu Anselme is listed 'Enseme Leveque', 70 yrs. old with wife Lea & Olivier Levesque 88 yrs. old (Anselme's uncle); his son Louis & his family are on same census page.
      (Quebec>Temiscouata>St Jean de Dieu, pg. 44, image 23)
    1891 Canada census St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Lea & his uncle Olivier Levesque
    1891 Canada census St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Lea & his uncle Olivier Levesque
    Died 14 Oct 1895  Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 Oct 1895  Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a burial record from Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup for Oct 16, 1895 for Anselme Levesque, 72 yrs. old, died the 14th, spouse of Elise Cote (his 3rd wife who he married 3 mos. earlier, she was only 27); Ernest & Pierre Cote were present, his brothers in law.
      (Ste-Francoise, 1895, image 14 & 15, S23)
    1895 Oct 16 Anselme Levesque burial record from Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec
    1895 Oct 16 Anselme Levesque burial record from Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec
    at 72 yrs. old, died the 14th, spouse of Elise Cote (his 3rd wife who he married 3 mos. earlier, she was only 27); Ernest & Pierre Cote were present, his brothers in law.
    Person ID I1175  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2014 

    Father Edouard Levesque,   b. 16 Jul 1800, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1856, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Magdelaine Ouellet,   b. 2 Jul 1798, St. Louis, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1829, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1821  L'Assomption, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Celeste Lepage,   b. 1 May 1826, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 28 Apr 1867 and 2 Feb 1868  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1848  Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1848 Oct 3 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque and Celeste Lepage from Notre Dame des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec
    1848 Oct 3 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque and Celeste Lepage from Notre Dame des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec
    These are my great(2) grandparents.
    Translation of French document:
    M18 Anselme Levesque & Celeste Lepage
    ... 3rd October 1848 .. Anselme.. adult son of Edouard Levesque & the deceased Magdelaine Ouellet .. & Celeste, adult daughter of Cyrille Lepage & Theodore Martel .. in the presence of Eduoard Levesque & Cyrille Lepage ..signed only by the priest.
    Translated by Joan Lozier
    Notes 
    • Found marriage record for Anselme Levesque & Celeste Lepage for Oct. 3, 1848 in Trois Pistoles (image 23 & 24); his parents were listed as Eduard Levesque & the deceased Magdelaine Ouellet; her parents were listed as Cyrille Lepage & Theodore Martel; they are both listed as adult children of their parents; the witnesses were Eduard Levesque & Cyrille Lepage.
    Children 
    +1. Anselme Levesque,   b. 3 Aug 1849, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1931, Sacred Heart Home, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Celeste Levesque,   b. 2 Feb 1851, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1854, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    +3. Joseph Levesque,   b. 27 May 1852, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1929, Fort Kent, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Narcisse Levesque,   b. 7 May 1854, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joseph Cyriac Levesque,   b. 8 Aug 1855, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1856, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. Louis Alexander Levesque,   b. 11 Feb 1857, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1934, St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +7. Cyrille Levesque,   b. 8 Oct 1858, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Joseph Hormidas Levesque,   b. 6 Sep 1860, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1929, Hull, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     9. Joseph Alfred Levesque,   b. 5 Sep 1862, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1862, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Marie Adele Levesque,   b. 31 Dec 1863, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1866, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     11. Marie Alphonsine Levesque,   b. 23 May 1866, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1867, Frenchville, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     12. Hortense Levesque,   b. 28 Apr 1867, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1867, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lea Pelletier,   b. 23 Jul 1848, Frenchville, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1895, St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 2 Feb 1868  Ste. Luce Church, Frenchville, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a marriage record from Ste. Luce Church, Frenchville, ME for Feb. 1, 1868 for Anselme Levesque & Lea Pelletier; present were Jean Masse & Alexis Pelletier
      (Drouin collection:F>Frenchville>1863-1878, image 64)
      I am assuming this is Anselme Levesque, widow of Celeste Lepage, and Lea Pelletier, daughter of Thomas & Angele Lamard. Jean Masse was also the godfather of Lea's illegitimate daughter, Emilie, who was born in 1865. Anselme & Eliya are listed on the 1870 census in Dickeyville with all of Anselme's children from his marriage to Celeste as well as Lea's daughter Emily.
    1868 Feb 2 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Lea Pelletier from Ste. Luce, Frenchville, ME
    1868 Feb 2 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Lea Pelletier from Ste. Luce, Frenchville, ME
    present were Jean Masse & Alexis Pelletier
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F2314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Marie Elise Cote,   b. 10 Aug 1868, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Jul 1895  St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1895 Jul 15 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Elise Cote from St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec
    1895 Jul 15 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Elise Cote from St. Jean de Dieu, Quebec
    Anselme Leveque, widow of Lea Pelletier & Elise Cote daughter of Antoine & Louise Rioux of Saint Francoise; present were Joseph Leveque, brother & Benoit Cote, brother.
    Notes 
    • Found a marriage record for 15th July 1895 for Anselme Leveque, widow of Lea Pelletier & Elise Cote daughter of Antoine & Louise Rioux of Saint Francoise; present were Joseph Leveque, brother & Benoit Cote, brother.
      (Drouin collection:Saint>St-Jean-de-Dieu>1895, image 13, M9)
    Family ID F2317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Aug 1822 - Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 9 Aug 1822 - L'Assomption, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Oct 1848 - Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Feb 1868 - Ste. Luce Church, Frenchville, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 14 Sep 1870 - Dickeyville, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1891 - St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jul 1895 - St-Jean-de-Dieu, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Oct 1895 - Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Oct 1895 - Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
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