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flag  Joseph  LUC

  (b. abt. 1831, Canada   d. )  

Joseph LUC was born abt. 1831 in , Canada. Joseph LUC was the child of

He married  Rose BOUCHER 7 January 1857 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Rose BOUCHER  was born 30 June 1832 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada .  She died 24 June 1879 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  She was the daughter of Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER and Rose DEMERS.
Son of Joseph Luke (1797 – 1860) and Anna LaRiviere (1798 – 1860)

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Joseph LUC married immigrant - Canada to US  Rose BOUCHER-- Date: 7 January 1857 Place: Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Lower Canada Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin. 

Rose BOUCHER was the daughter of Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER and Rose DEMERS

flag Rosalie LUC (b.17 February 1859, Swanton, Vermont, USA  d. 30 November 1889, Spencer, Massachusetts, USA)

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Canada 1836 - Opening of the first railway in Canada from La Prairie to St. Jean, Quebec
On July 21, 1836, cheers filled the air as a wood-burning steam locomotive chugged out of La...Read MORE...

Canada 1837 - After an unsuccessful rebellion, the leaders escape to the U.S.
Along with a general feeling that the government was not democratic, the failure of the executive...Read MORE...

Canada 1838 - Levels of illiteracy among the French-speaking people were about 73% in 1838 but reached 88% in the countryside.
This reflected not only inconsistencies in the provision of schooling in Lower Canada and a lack of ...Read MORE...

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre. - January 2, 1839

Invention 1839 - February 24 - Steam shovel patented by William Otis, Philadelphia -

Canada 1841 - February 11 – Act of Union - The two colonies of The Canadas are merged into the United Province of Canada. -

Canada 1842 - EARTHQUAKE
From the Quebec Mercury of Nov. 10 -

The Canadien of last evening gives the following account...

Invention 1843 - The Christmas card is invented (Sir Henry Cole and John Callcott Horsley, England)
"The custom of sending Christmas cards was started in the UK in 1843 by Sir Henry Cole. He was a...Read MORE...

Invention 1843 - Artificial Freezer Patented
1843: Until September 9, 1843, ice cream was made by the "pot freezer method," but on this day,...Read MORE...

Invention 1845 - The refrigerator is invented (John Gorrie, United States)
"John Gorrie was born in 1803 and spent most of his childhood in South Carolina. After receiving a...Read MORE...

Invention 1845 - The rubber band is invented (Stephen Perry, England)
"THE FIRST elastic bands, made from vulcanised rubber, were patented on March 17, 1845, by Stephen...Read MORE...

World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.

Flight From Famine
Discovery Channel ( - September 9, 1845

News 1847 - Canada overwhelmed with over 100,000 immigrants escaping Irish Potato Famine, many suffered from typhus, 1700 deaths occurred -

Canada 1849 - The boundary of the 49th Parallel is extended to the Pacific Ocean. An Act of Amnesty provides for W.L. Mackenzie's return from exile in the U.S. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

Invention 1849 - The safety pin is invented (Walter Hunt, United States)
Interesting Story of Its Inventor, Walter Hunt.

Buffalo Commercial.
John R....

Canada Despite diversification of the rural economy, more than 80% of French Canadians were employed in farming in 1850. 2010/ 10/ seigneurial-system-and-settlement.html -

Canada 1852-53 - The Grand Trunk Railway receives its charter. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

Invention 1853 - Potato chips are invented (George Crum, United States)
This year is the seventy-fifth anniversary or the potato chip and a resident of Saratoga Springs...Read MORE...

Canada 1854 - The French seigneurial system of land tenancy is finally abolished in Canada East

Canada 1856 - Grand Trunk
The Grand Trunk Railway opens its Toronto-Montréal line. timeline.asp -

1857 Marriage / Partner
Joseph LUC and Rose BOUCHER 7 January 1857, Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada
Canada 1857 - Ottawa chosen by Queen Victoria as the capital of the united colony of Canada

Invention 1857 - Toilet paper is invented (Joseph Gayetty, United States)
Really a Capital Production!
The celebrity of Gayett's Medicated Paper for the water-closet is...Read MORE...

Canada 1858 - The Halifax-Truro line begins rail service. Chinese immigrants from California arrive in British Columbia, attracted by the Fraser River Gold Rush. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1800-to-1867.html -

Invention March 30, 1858: H. L. Lipman, of Philadelphia, patented the first pencil with eraser

The Old Farmer's Almanac - March 30, 1858

1859 Birth of Child
Rosalie LUC was born 17 February 1859, Swanton, Vermont, USA
Canada 1864 - Quebec Conference of 1864 held to discuss Canadian Confederation which will lead to the creation of the Dominion of Canada. -

Invention 1864 - Pasteurization is invented (Louis Pasteur, France)
Perfect Pasteurization Means Perfect Protection

Pasturization is simply heating milk - not...

Canada 1865 - No Draft
The Canadians do not appear to like drafting for military service on the border. The Quebec News of ...Read MORE...

Canada 1867 - Canada becomes a sovereign nation by an act of the British Parliament (the British North America Act). Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick are united as the Dominion of Canada. Sir John A. Macdonald becomes the first prime minister

Invention 1868 - The typewriter is invented (Christopher Latham Sholes, United States)
... In 1867 Mr. C. Latham Sholes, a printer and editor; Mr. Samuel W. Soule, a printer, and Mr....Read MORE...

News 1868 - Jefferson Davis and wife have gone to Canada, there to await the next call for his trial.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - April 18, 1868

News 1868 - The forest fires in Canada are driving out bears from their retreats.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - September 5, 1868

News 1869 - A Christmas goose, sent to two prisoners in a Canada jail, was stuffed with files and steel saws. The appreciated the stuffing.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - January 30, 1869

Canada The 1870s and 1880s are a time of trial for the young Dominion of Canada.
The country's first Prime Minister, John A. Macdonald, faces economic depression in the...Read MORE...

Canada 1870 - The Manitoba Act created Canada's 5th province (Manitoba) webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ mbztimeln.htm -

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

Canada 1871 - B.C. became 6th Canadian province (July 20) webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ province/ bcztimeln.htm -

Canada 1873 - July 1 – Prince Edward Island joins the Canadian Confederation. - July 1, 1873

Invention 1876 - March 7 – Alexander Graham Bell is granted a United States patent for an invention he calls the telephone (patent #174,466).
Professor Bell tried his telephone on the telegraph line between Boston and Salem the other day, he ...Read MORE...

Invention 1879 - Incandescent light bulb is invented (Thomas Alva Edison, United States)
Edison still claims that his electric light is a complete success, and says he can now furnish it...Read MORE...

1879 Death of Spouse/Partner
Rose BOUCHER died 24 June 1879, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1880 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Name: Joseph Luc
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1880
Event Place: Southbridge, Worcester,...

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