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Anselme Levesque

Anselme Levesque

Male 1849 - 1931  (81 years)

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  • Name Anselme Levesque 
    Born 3 Aug 1849  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Samuel Bishop 
    Baptism 4 Aug 1849  Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a baptismal record for Anselme Leveque in Trois Pistoles on Aug.4 1849, born the 3rd; parents were Anselme Leveque & Celeste Lepage; godparents were Bruno Saintiange & Salomei Lepage.
    1849 Aug 04 Baptismal record from Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque
    1849 Aug 04 Baptismal record from Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Levesque
    born the 3rd; parents were Anselme Leveque & Celeste Lepage; godparents were Bruno Saintiange & Salomei Lepage.
    Census 1851  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1851 Canada Census for Trois Pistoles, Anselme Levesque is 3 yrs. old.
    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 for Trois Pistoles, Anselme Levesque is listed as a 'Cultivateur', 11 yrs. old.
    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 1871  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1871 Canada Census for Trois Pistoles, Anselme Leveque is 22 living with his wife Philomene, 19 yrs. old, he is listed as a 'journalier', they are listed as being married in Oct. of the prior year
    1871 Canada census Trois-Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Leveque & wife Philomene
    1871 Canada census Trois-Pistoles, Quebec for Anselme Leveque & wife Philomene
    Census 1881  Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1881 Canada Census for Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec, Anselme Levesque is listed as Arsine (sent correction to Ancestry.ca), 30 yrs. old, journalier, with his wife & 6 children.
    1881 Canada census Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Philomene & children
    1881 Canada census Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec for Anselme Levesque, wife Philomene & children
    Immigration 18 Mar 1883  St. Albans, Franklin, VT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Employed 4 May 1898  Klondike gold rush Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found an article in the Evening Standard of May 4, 1898 in New Bedford, MA that lists Anselme Levesque as one of many that were leaving for the Klondike Gold Rush with a team
      I'm told by his granddaughter that he came back with enough to live comfortably for the rest of his life
    1898 May 4 article about Anselme Levesque left for Klondike from the Evening Standard
    1898 May 4 article about Anselme Levesque left for Klondike from the Evening Standard
    Census 1900  Attleboro, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • On the 1900 census for Attleboro, MA Anselme is listed as Samuel Lebeque (have sent corrections to Ancestry) at 51 yrs. old, immigrated in 1886, 'AL' status, house carpenter, couldn't read or write but spoke English; was not employed for 10 months during the year; rented a home.
    1900 census Attleboro, MA for Samuel (Anselme) Levesque, wife Phoebe (Philomene) & family
    1900 census Attleboro, MA for Samuel (Anselme) Levesque, wife Phoebe (Philomene) & family
    Census 1910  Johnston, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1910 census for Johnston, RI Anselme is listed as Asenme (sent correction to Ancestry) Leveque, 64 yrs. old, married 38 yrs., immigrated 1886, 'AL', carpenter/house with his wife Philomene.
    1910 census Johnston, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Philomene
    1910 census Johnston, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Philomene
    Naturalization 26 Feb 1916  U. S. District Court, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a Naturalization card for Anselme Leveque of Archer Ave., Manton, Johnston (RI) from the U.S. Distric court of Providence, RI naturalized on Feb. 26, 1916, arrived on Mar 18, 1883 through St. Albans, VT, born Aug 4, 1847 in Trois Pistoles, Canada; Certificate No. C-640088 vol. 18 pg. 19; had 2 witnesses listed Joseph Campbell, Archer Ave. Manton & Joseph Grandchamp, Leading St. Manton.
      Got the Declaration of Intention for Anselme Levesque #9942 from NARA in Waltham, MA for the U.S. District Court of Rhode Island for May 24, 1913; he was 65, carpenter, white, light complexion, height 5 ft. 8" weight 157, hair gray eyes gray, born in Trois Pistole, Canada on 4 Aug 1847 now living in Manton Heights, Johnston (R.I.), emigrated from Ottawa Canada on the Grand Trunk R.R. throught the port of St. Albans Vermont on 18 March 1883; signed by Anselme Leveque on 24 May 1913.
      Got the Petition for Naturalization for Anselme Levesque #4269 from NARA in Waltham, MA for the U.S. District Court of Rhode Island, lived at Archer St. Manton, Johnston, RI, carpenter, born 4 Aug 1847 in Trois Pistoles, CA., emigrated from Ottawa, CA on 18 Mar 1883 through the port of St. Albans, VT on the '?.T.R.', declared his intentions on 24 May 1913 in Providence, RI U.S. District Court, wife Philomena born in Canada, deceased; 8 children are listed:
      Mary born Jul 14, 870 in Canada resides in New Bedford, Mass.
      Philomena born Aug 16, 1871 in Canada resides in Manton, R.I.
      Anselme born Sept 17, 1873 in Canada resides in Woonsocket, R.I.
      Mary Louise born July 17, 1875 in Canada resides in Providence, R.I.
      Adolar born July 7, 1877 in Canada resides in Manton, R.I.
      Homer born Oct 21, 1878 in Canada resides in New Bedford, Mass.
      Harry born Apr 6, 1880 in Canada resides in Manton, R.I.
      Cecilia born Jun 22, 1882 in Canada resides in New Bedford, Mass.
      he lived in U.S. continuously since 18 Mar 1883 & R.I. since 1900; signed Anselme Leveque 13 Nov 1915 Declaration of Intention #9942; witnesses were
      Joseph Campbell of Archer Ave. Manton, RI carpenter
      Joseph Grandchamp of Landing St., RI carpenter
      both knew him from Nov 12, 1910.
      Got the Oath of Allegiance Petition filed Nov 13, 1915, signed Oath 26 Feb 1916, wife deceased, height 5'8", white, lt. complexion, gray eyes & hair; certificate #543788.
    1913 May 24 Declaration of Intention for Anselme Levesque from Johnston, RI
    1913 May 24 Declaration of Intention for Anselme Levesque from Johnston, RI
    1915 Nov 13 Petition for Naturalization for Anselme Levesque in RI
    1915 Nov 13 Petition for Naturalization for Anselme Levesque in RI
    1916 Feb 26 Oath of Allegiance for Anselme Levesque in RI
    1916 Feb 26 Oath of Allegiance for Anselme Levesque in RI
    Census 1920  Johnston, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1920 census for Johnston RI Anselme Leveque is listed as 70 yrs. old, married (Philomene died in 1913!), immigrated 1876, 'NA', Carpenter/house living with his daughter Mary L., 45, wid.
    1920 census Johnston, RI for Anselme Levesque & his daughter Mary
    1920 census Johnston, RI for Anselme Levesque & his daughter Mary
    Census 1925  Johnston, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1925 Rhode Island State Census, Anselme is listed as Samuel Levesque, 75 yrs. old, born in Canada, 'Father', NA status, living with his son Harry Levesque 42, his wife Mary 39 & their daughters Irene 13 & Mabel 10
    1925 Rhode Island census for Harry Levesque, wife Mary & daughters Irene & Mable & his father Samuel (Anselme) Levesque
    1925 Rhode Island census for Harry Levesque, wife Mary & daughters Irene & Mable & his father Samuel (Anselme) Levesque
    Immigration 18 Sep 1928  Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a Canadian Immigration Service border crossing for Anselme Leveque, 80 yrs. old, wid. for Sept. 18, 1928 at Sutton, Quebec, from RI, born in Trois- Pistoles, USA citizen, in Canada up to 1876 Trois-Pistoles, carpenter, destination Louis Leveque Trois-Pistoles, nearest relative in USA Anselme, son, Woonsocket, RI; $100. on him, traveling on state hwy. 209, Admitted.
      (Vol.7 pg.27, line 13)
    1928 Sept 18 for Anselme Leveque Border Crossing from the US to Sutton Quebec
    1928 Sept 18 for Anselme Leveque Border Crossing from the US to Sutton Quebec
    Found a Canadian Immigration Service border crossing for Anselme Leveque, 80 yrs. old, wid. for Sept. 18, 1928 at Sutton, Quebec, from RI, born in Trois- Pistoles, USA citizen, in Canada up to 1876 Trois-Pistoles, carpenter, destiantion Louuis Leveque Trois-Pistoles, nearest relative in USA Anselme, son, Woonsocket, RI; $100. on him, traveling on state hwy. 209, Admitted.
    Census 1930  Providence, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1930 census, Anselme Levesque is listed at 83 yrs. old, widowed, living in the same house as his widowed daughter Philomene Parent & her 2 sons, he immigrated in 1890 'AL' status??
    1930 census Providence, RI Anselme Levesque with his daughter & her family
    1930 census Providence, RI Anselme Levesque with his daughter & her family
    Died 23 Feb 1931  Sacred Heart Home, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Uremia, chronic nephritis 
    • On Kathleen Bobbitt's family history, Anselme died on 23rd Feb 1931 at 83 yrs. 6 mo.10 days old, he was buried on the 25th in St. Anne's Cemetery, Cranston, RI (from his death certificate).
      Got a copy of the Certificate of Death from Rhode Island Archives for Anselme Levesque died on Feb 23, 1931 in Sacred Heart Home, New Bedford, Bristol county, MA lived on 44 Julian St, Providence, RI, widow of Philomene Beaulieu, retired carpenter, father Anselme Levesque, mother Celeste Lepage, 83 yrs. 6 mos. 10 days old (this doesn't match his birth record for 1849 AUG 4, this calculates to 1848 Aug 13), buried in St. Anne, Cranston, RI; informant was Sister of Sacred Heart Home in New Bedford.
    1931 Feb 23 Certificate of Death for Anselme Levesque in New Bedford, MA
    1931 Feb 23 Certificate of Death for Anselme Levesque in New Bedford, MA
    Obituary 24 Feb 1931  The Providence Journal, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Got a copy of a Death Notice for 'Levesque in New Bedford, Mass. on the 23rd last, Anselme husband of late Philomene Beaulieu Levesque... funeral from .. Thursday at 8:15am high mass of requiem in St. Thomas Church at 9..'
      (from the Providence Journal Tuesday Feb 24, 1931, pg. 3)
    1931 Feb 24 funeral notice for Anselme Levesque from the Providence Journal, RI
    1931 Feb 24 funeral notice for Anselme Levesque from the Providence Journal, RI
    Buried 25 Feb 1931  St. Ann's Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • I found Anselme in the city directories for New Bedford, MA from 1887-1896 listed under Levesque, Samuel, laborer.
    Person ID I2036  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2020 

    Father Anselme Levesque,   b. 8 Aug 1822, Riviere-Ouelle, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1895, Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philomene Beaulieu,   b. 14 Nov 1849, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1913, Johnston, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1870  Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 Oct 11 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Philomene Beaulieu from Notre Dame des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec
    1870 Oct 11 church marriage record for Anselme Leveque & Philomene Beaulieu from Notre Dame des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Quebec
    groom's parents were Anselme Leveque & Celeste Lepage; bride's parents were Hyacynthe Houdon dit Beaulieu & Sara Michaud; witnesses were Louis Lepage & Ozithe Houdon dit Beaulieu.
    Notes 
    • Marriage record from Trois Pistoles, M33 for 1870, Oct. 11th. for Anselme Leveques, son of Anselme & feu Celeste Lepage and Philomene Hudon dit Beaulieu, adult daughter of Hyacynthe Houdon dit Beaulieu & Sara Michaud; witnesses were Louis Lepage (says something like 'that ... of father of the spouse) & Hyacynthe Houdon dit Beaulieu, pere.
    Children 
    +1. Marie Levesque,   b. 16 Jul 1871, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1945, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. Marie Philomene Levesque,   b. 13 Jul 1873, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Joseph Anselme Levesque,   b. 27 Sep 1874, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1938, Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +4. Marie Louise Wilhemine Levesque,   b. 3 Sep 1876, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Adolor Levesque,   b. 7 Jul 1878, Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1940, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     6. Alphonse Omer Levesque,   b. 14 Oct 1879, Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Hormidas Harry Levesque,   b. Mar 1882, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Cecilia Levesque,   b. Jun 1884, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Aug 1849 - Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 4 Aug 1849 - 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 - 11 Oct 1870 - Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Attleboro, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Johnston, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Johnston, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1925 - Johnston, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 18 Sep 1928 - Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Providence, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Uremia, chronic nephritis - 23 Feb 1931 - Sacred Heart Home, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Feb 1931 - St. Ann's Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
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