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  (b. 6 June 1842 Compton, Lower Canada   d. 27 February 1920 Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada )  
Age: 78

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Alfred VANDANDAIGUE (GADBOIS) was born 6 June 1842 in Compton, Lower Canada . Alfred VANDANDAIGUE (GADBOIS) was the child of Claude VANDANDAIGUE dit GADBOIS   and   Adélaïde LUISSIER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean-Baptiste-Amable VANDANDAIGUE and Marguerite JOUBERT (maternal)  Joseph-Toussaint LUSSIER and Françoise BOURGAULT

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Marie-Josèphte CYR 20 June 1864 in Sherbrooke, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Marie-Josèphte CYR  was born 24 March 1845 in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada.  She died 6 September 1923 in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of Prosper CYR and Émilie BIRON.

Alfred VANDANDAIGUE (GADBOIS) died 27 February 1920 in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada.

Occupation: Farmer and merchant.

Details of the family tree of Alfred appear below.
Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
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Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
  • 1842 Birth
    6 June 1842
    Compton, Québec, Canada (Saint-Thomas-de-Compton)
  • Birth
    Alfred Vandandaigue was NOT born in St-Denis-sur-Richelieu as noted. He was born in Compton, Québec. He was baptized in Sherbrooke Québec when he was three years old. See the story as told by his son Fréderic, my grandfather.

    1864 Marriage Saint-Michel-de-Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.
  • 1864 Marriage / Partner
    Alfred VANDANDAIGUE (GADBOIS) and Marie-Josèphte CYR 20 June 1864, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
  • 1870 Birth of Child
    Amanda GADBOIS was born 3 May 1870, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
  • 1875 Birth of Child
    Frédéric Alfred GADBOIS was born October 26 1875, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
  • 1877 Birth of Child
    Georgianna GADBOIS was born 21 January 1877, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
  • 1879 Birth of Child
    Marie-Louise GADBOIS was born 30 July 1879, Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada

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Added: 2/26/2010 12:12:50 PM - Updated: 2/16/2020 9:37:46 PM

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