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Adolor Levesque

Male 1878 - 1940  (61 years)


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  • Name Adolor Levesque 
    Born 7 Jul 1878  Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Joseph Adelard on baptismal record
    Adelard on 1881 & 1920 census records & on death record
     
    Baptism 8 Jul 1878  Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a baptismal record from Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec for 8th July 1878 for Joseph Adelard Levesque born the 7th to Anselme & Philomaine Beaulieu, godparents were Charles Boromie Couturier & Philomene Raymond, his spouse
      (Drouin collection:Sainte>Ste-Flavie>1878, image 17, B65)
    1878 Jul 8 Baptismal record from Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec for Joseph Adelard Levesque
    1878 Jul 8 Baptismal record from Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec for Joseph Adelard Levesque
    born the 7th to Anselme & Philomaine Beaulieu, godparents were Charles Boromie Couturier & Philomene Raymond, his spouse
    Census 1881  Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Adelard is listed on the 1881 census as 3 yrs. old.

    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
    Census 1910  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Adlor is listed on the 1910 census from New Bedford, MA as 32 yrs. old, married 10 yrs., immigrated 1878, NA, carpenter, house, rents a house; can speak/read/write English; he is with his wife Osite & their 3 children.
    1910 Census New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, wife Osite & their children
    1910 Census New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, wife Osite & their children
    Naturalization 26 Feb 1916  U. S. District Court, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Got a copy of the Naturalization record for Levesque, Adolor of Jackson Ave Manton, Johnston (RI) for Feb 26, 1916; born July 7, 1877 in Trois PIstoles, Canada, arrived in US May 5, 1883 St. Albans, VT; original documents are in Vol. 18 P-18 certif. #C-640087 from U.S. District, Prov.
      Got copies of the Petition for Naturalization, Oath of Allegiance & Certificate of Naturalization no. 340087 for 26 Feb 1916 for Adolor Levesque from NARA in Waltham MA
    1916 Feb 26 Record of Naturalization card for Adolor Levesque of Manton, Johnston, RI
    1916 Feb 26 Record of Naturalization card for Adolor Levesque of Manton, Johnston, RI
    1916 Feb 26 naturalization papers for Adolor Levesque of Rhode Island, pt. 1
    1916 Feb 26 naturalization papers for Adolor Levesque of Rhode Island, pt. 1
    1916 Feb 26 naturalization papers for Adolor Levesque of Rhode Island, pt. 2
    1916 Feb 26 naturalization papers for Adolor Levesque of Rhode Island, pt. 2
    Military 19 Sep 1918  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a copy of Adolor Levesque's WWI draft registration card from New Bedford, MA, he was 40 yrs. old, born Jul 7, 1875, naturalized, married to Osithe Levesque, 801 No. Front, New Bedford, Bristol, MA, carpenter, signed 9/12/1918.
      Note: The copy from Ancestry.com was almost illegible, I ordered a copy from the original documents stored at NARA in Morrow, GA.
    WWI draft registration for Adolor Levesque from New Bedford, MA pt2
    WWI draft registration for Adolor Levesque from New Bedford, MA pt2
    WWI draft registration for Adolor Levesque from New Bedford, MA pt1
    WWI draft registration for Adolor Levesque from New Bedford, MA pt1
    Census 1920  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1920 census from New Bedford, MA Adelard is listed as 41 yrs. old, immigrated 1887, Naturalized in 1915, able to read/write & speak English, carpenter, house; with his wife Ozite & their 3 children.
    1920 census New Bedford, MA for Adelard Levesque, wife Ozite, sons Adelard Jr & Edgar, daughter Flossie
    1920 census New Bedford, MA for Adelard Levesque, wife Ozite, sons Adelard Jr & Edgar, daughter Flossie
    Census 1930  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1930 census, Adolor Levesque is listed at 50 yrs. old with wife Osithe 48, son Edgar 25, daughters Flossy 22, & Doris 9 & Didier Richards 46 (this may be Osithe's brother).
    1930 census from New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, his wife Osithe, son Edgar & daughters Flossy & Doris
    1930 census from New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, his wife Osithe, son Edgar & daughters Flossy & Doris
    they also have a boarder living with them, Didier Richards, 46 Single, I believe this might be Osithe's brother since her maiden name was Richard
    Census 1940  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1940 census, Adolor Levesque is listed at 61 yrs. old with wife Osithe R., 58 & daughter Doris C. 19
    1940 census New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, wife Osithe R. & daughter Doris C.
    1940 census New Bedford, MA for Adolor Levesque, wife Osithe R. & daughter Doris C.
    Died 30 Apr 1940  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a MA death index for Adelard Levesque in 1940 in New Bedford, MA vol. 64 pg. 222 index vol. 97 ref. F63.M363 v.97
      Got a copy of the death index record from the New Bedford Library shows death #496 Apr 30 (1940) Adelard Levesque, 60 yrs. old, retired carpenter born in Canada to Anselme Levesque & PHilomene Beaulieu, died of Chronic Myocarditis with Pulmonary & Cerebral hemorrhage with loss of speech.
    Buried 3 May 1940  Sacred Heart Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Got a picture of Adolor Levesque's headstone 1879-1940 from his grandson Richard Levesque
    Headstone for Levesque Adolor 1897-1940
    Headstone for Levesque Adolor 1897-1940
    Person ID I4222  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2019 

    Father 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) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ozite Richard,   b. 14 Jul 1880, Bouctouche, Kent, New Brunswick Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1958, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1900  St. Antoine Church, New Bedford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Got a copy of the marriage record for Adolor Levesque, 22 carpenter son of Anselme & Philomene Boulex and Osithe Richard, 20 spoolertender daughter of Gilbert & Apoline Leblanc married 1900 Jan 29 by priest in New Bedford, MA
      (from Marriages registered in the city of New Bedford for the year 1900 pg. 236 #140)
    1900 Jan 29 Marriage listing for Adolor Levesque & Osithe Richard from New Bedford, MA #140
    1900 Jan 29 Marriage listing for Adolor Levesque & Osithe Richard from New Bedford, MA #140
    Children 
    +1. Dolor G. Levesque, Jr.,   b. 8 Nov 1900, Gardner, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1969, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Marie Levesque,   b. 1 Apr 1903, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 1910, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. Edgar Levesque,   b. 5 Aug 1904, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1974, East Providence, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +4. Flossie Delia Levesque,   b. 28 Sep 1907, Fairhaven, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1985, Parkwood Hospital, New Bedford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +5. Doris Cecile Levesque,   b. 7 Jul 1920, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1996, Fall River, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F2473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jul 1878 - Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 8 Jul 1878 - Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1900 - St. Antoine Church, New Bedford, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - New Bedford, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 19 Sep 1918 - New Bedford, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
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    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Apr 1940 - New Bedford, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Kathleen Bobbitt.