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Joseph Anselme Levesque

Male 1874 - 1938  (63 years)


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  • Name Joseph Anselme Levesque 
    Born 27 Sep 1874  Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Samuel Bishop 
    Baptism 28 Sep 1874  Notre Dame Des Neiges, Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a birth/baptismal record for Joseph Anselme Leveques from Trois Pistoles, 1874, Sept. 28th, born the 27th to Anselme Leveques & Philomene Beaulieu; godparents were Joseph Leveques & Sara Beaulieu
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    1874 Sep 28 Baptismal record from Trois-Pistoles for Joseph Anselme Leveque
    1874 Sep 28 Baptismal record from Trois-Pistoles for Joseph Anselme Leveque
    born the 27th to Anselme Leveques & Philomene Beaulieu; godparents were Joseph Leveques & Sara Beaulieu
    Census 1881  Ste Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joseph is listed on the 1881 of Ste. Flavie, Rimouski, Quebec census as 6 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
    Immigration 5 May 1883  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1900 census for New Bedford, MA Anselme is listed as Samuel Bishop, 26 yrs. old, married 6 yrs., lineman for telephone, immigrated in 1886, 'AL' status; could read, write & speak English, rented his home.
    1900 census New Bedford, MA for Samuel Bishop (Anselme Levesque), wife Amanda & 3 daughters
    1900 census New Bedford, MA for Samuel Bishop (Anselme Levesque), wife Amanda & 3 daughters
    Naturalization 24 Jun 1902  District Court of Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Received naturalization papers from NARA Waltham, MA for Anselme Levesque of Providence, RI from the District Court of RI dated 24 Jun 1902, he was born in Canada 14th Feb (Sept was orig. written & crossed out) 1875, he was 26 yrs. old, had arrived in US 5th May 1883 (8 yrs. old), signed & renounced allegiance to Edward King 24 Jun 1902; in the city of New Bedford, MA on 20th Jun 1902 his witnesses signed for him having known him for 19 yrs. (since he arrived in 1883?), L.Z. Normandin & I. E. Michaud.
      In the 1902 city directories I found an Anselme Levesque listed in the Providence, RI directory as a carpenter living at 90 Florence; in the New Bedford, MA directory I found a Louis Z. Normandin, physician & druggist and an Ignace E. Michaud (Michaud Drug Co.)
    1902 Jun 24 for Anselme Levesque Naturalization Papers Providence, RI pg 1
    1902 Jun 24 for Anselme Levesque Naturalization Papers Providence, RI pg 1
    1902 Jun 24 for Anselme Levesque Naturalization Papers Providence, RI pg 2
    1902 Jun 24 for Anselme Levesque Naturalization Papers Providence, RI pg 2
    Census 1910  Fall River, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1910 census from Fall River, MA Anselme Levesque is 33 yrs. old, married 16 yrs., immigrated 1881, 'NA', lineman for telephone co.; with his wife Amanda, 4 daughters, 2 sons, mother-in-law Mary O'Roy, sister-in-law Ernestine O'Roy & 2 yrs. old George O'Roy(?)
    1910 census Fall River, MA for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, 4 daughters, 2 sons, mother-in-law Mary O'Roy, sister-in-law Ernestine & George O'Roy
    1910 census Fall River, MA for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, 4 daughters, 2 sons, mother-in-law Mary O'Roy, sister-in-law Ernestine & George O'Roy
    Census 1915  Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1915 Rhode Island Census, Anselme Levesque is listed at 40 yrs. old born in Canada, Lineman for Street Railway with wife Amanda 39, children Floriana 19, Cecilia 17, Amanda 15, Anselme Jr 12, Fedora 9, Theodore 8 & Rosie M. 5
    1915 Rhode Island State Census for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, children Floriana 19, Cecelia 17, Amanda 15, Anselme Jr. 12, Fedora 9, Theodore 8 & Rosie M. 5
    1915 Rhode Island State Census for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, children Floriana 19, Cecelia 17, Amanda 15, Anselme Jr. 12, Fedora 9, Theodore 8 & Rosie M. 5
    Military 12 Sep 1918  Providence, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a WWI Registration card for Anselme Levesque, 44 yrs.old, born June 7, 1874, Naturalized, living on 1057 Social St. Woonsocket /Prov/RI, Electrician for Rhode Island Co., Woonsocket, nearest relative Amanda Levesque, same address; signed by Anselme Levesque; he was med. height, med. build, blue eyes, dk. brown hair; registered Sept 12, 1918.
    WWI Draft Registration for Anselme Levesque pg.1
    WWI Draft Registration for Anselme Levesque pg.1
    WWI Draft Registration for Anselme Levesque pg. 2
    WWI Draft Registration for Anselme Levesque pg. 2
    Signature of Anselme Levesque on WWI Draft Registration card
    Signature of Anselme Levesque on WWI Draft Registration card
    Census 1920  Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1920 census from Woonsocket, RI Anselme Levesque is 44 yrs. old, married, immigrated 1872 'NA' in 1902, lineman for RI. car Ct. with his wife Amanda, 6 daughters, 2 sons.
    1920 census Woonsocket, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, 6 daughters, 2 sons
    1920 census Woonsocket, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, 6 daughters, 2 sons
    Census 1930  Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1930 census from Woonsocket, RI Anselme Levesque is 55 yrs. old, married at 20 yrs. old, immigrated 1880, 'NA', carpenter/building co. with wife Amanda, son Theodore, daughters Rose & Florence & boarder Emma Denis.
    1930 census Woonsocket, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, son, 2 daughters & boarder
    1930 census Woonsocket, RI for Anselme Levesque, wife Amanda, son, 2 daughters & boarder
    Census 1935  Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1935 Rhode Island census card for Anselme Levesque he is listed at 22 Brook in Woonsocket, Lineman for telephone, head of family of 5, born Sept 27, 1874 in Canada
    1935 Rhode Island census card for Anselme Levesque
    1935 Rhode Island census card for Anselme Levesque
    Died 26 Jul 1938  Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 28 Jul 1938  Woonsocket Call, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Levesque family history from Kathleen Bobbitt had a copy of the obituary for Anselme in the Woonsocket Call on Jul 28, 1938; said he died at home on the 26th after a brief illness; formerly employed by the U.E.R. & then a lineman by the New England Telephone Co. & had been a WPA Foreman for the past 3 yrs.; survived by his wife, a son Theodore of Woonsocket, six daughters Mrs. Adelard Guilbeault, Mrs. Alfred Ouillette, Mrs. Charles Vaillant, all of Bellingham, Mass and Mrs. George Therien and the Misses Rose and Florence Levesque of Woonsocket, three brothers Harry of Port Chester, NY, Adelard of New Bedford & Omer of Pawtucket, three sisters Mrs. Joseph L'Heureux & Mrs. Amie Peloquin of New Bedford and Mrs. Joseph Parent of Providence, 22 grandchildren & several nieces & nephews; he was buried Sat. morning, the 30th at Precious Blood Cemetery
    1938 Jul 28 obituary for Anselme Levesque from Woonsocket Call, Woonsocket, RI
    1938 Jul 28 obituary for Anselme Levesque from Woonsocket Call, Woonsocket, RI
    Buried 30 Jul 1938  Precious Blood Cemetery, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Email from Kathleen Bobbitt said Anselme was buried in Precious Blood Cemetery Woonsocket, RI with Amanda.
      Kathleen also sent me picture of the headstone from the cemetery for Anselme & Amanda.
    Headstone of Anselme Levesque & Amanda Roy
    Headstone of Anselme Levesque & Amanda Roy
    Person ID I2613  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2015 

    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 Marie Emelda Amanda Roy dit Lauzon,   b. 18 Jul 1875, Ste. Francoise, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1949, Woonsocket Hospital, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1895  Ste. Hyacinthe, New Bedford, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Florianna Levesque,   b. 25 Mar 1896, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1976, Fogarty Memorial Hospital, North Smithfield, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Cecile Floriana Levesque,   b. 9 Dec 1897, Fall River, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1994, Cumberland, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    +3. Amanda Levesque,   b. 18 May 1900, New Bedford, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1981, Westminster, Carroll, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +4. Joseph Anselme Levesque,   b. 15 Apr 1903, Providence, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1929, Woonsocket Hospital, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. Mary Ernestine Levesque,   b. 16 Mar 1904, Providence, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 1910, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    +6. Fedora Levesque,   b. 23 Nov 1905, Warren, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1973, Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Theodore J. Levesque,   b. 16 Jan 1908, Fall River, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1980, Cumberland, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +8. Rose Marie Levesque,   b. 15 Oct 1910, Fall River, Bristol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1988, Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     9. Florence MarieLouise Levesque,   b. 11 Oct 1916, Woonsocket, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1989, Hutchinson, Reno, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Family ID F1430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1874 - Trois Pistoles, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 28 Sep 1874 - Notre Dame Des Neiges, 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 MapsImmigration - 5 May 1883 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Aug 1895 - Ste. Hyacinthe, New Bedford, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - New Bedford, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Fall River, Bristol, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1915 - Woonsocket, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 12 Sep 1918 - Providence, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Woonsocket, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Woonsocket, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1935 - Woonsocket, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jul 1938 - Woonsocket, Providence, RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Jul 1938 - Precious Blood Cemetery, Woonsocket, RI Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Family tree Ancestry.com.

    2. [S59] Kathleen Bobbitt.