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  (b. 28 August 1871 Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 4 October 1939 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada )  

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Raoul CAYA was born 28 August 1871 in Montréal, Québec, Canada . Raoul CAYA was the child of Jean Baptiste (John) CAYA   and   Adelaide BOURDELAIS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph CAYA and Elisabeth HOUDE (HOULE) LECLAIR (maternal)  Joseph BRÊME dit BOURDELAIS and Marie Adelaide (Adee) ÉTHIER

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Raoul  married  Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE 2 October 1899 in Montréal, Québec, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE  was born 24 January 1877 in Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul).  Marie-Louise-Angelina died 3 May 1958 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  Marie-Louise-Angelina was the child of Amedee HOULE and Julienne SAURIOL.

Raoul CAYA died 4 October 1939 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

According to an email from Lyn Meehan dated 2 May 1907, "Raoul's son, born 1901 married Rose LeClair, she died in the early 1930's, young. After the older Raoul passed away, his wife Angeline went to live with her son Raoul and took care of her grandchildren."

Grave inscription:

1852 - 1919
1844 - 1924
1870 - 1951
1871 - 1939
RENE 13 AUT 1955

Details of the family tree of Raoul appear below.
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Raoul CAYA married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag photo of Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE  Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE-- Date: 2 October 1899 Place: Montréal, Québec, Canada Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.

Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE was the child of Amedee HOULE and Julienne SAURIOL

Sacre-Coeur de-Jesus in Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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1871 Birth
28 August 1871
Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

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1880 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
“John B.” is living in Southbridge, Massachusetts at age 40. He is a shoe maker. He is married and his parents were both born in Canada. He is living with his wife, Adelade. Adelade is 36 years old. She is a tailoress. Her parents were born in Canada. The children are: Raoul, 8 or 9, Bernette, 6, and Josephine, 2. All were born in Canada. They are living on Main Street.

name: Rioulel Caya
residence: Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
birthdate: 1872
birthplace: Canada
relationship to head: Son
spouse's name:
spouse's birthplace:
father's name: John B. Caya
father's birthplace: Canada
mother's name: Adelade Caya
mother's birthplace: Canada
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Male
martial status: Single
age (expanded): 8 years
nara film number: T9-0566
page: 165
page character: D
entry number: 449
film number: 1254566
Household Gender Age
parent John B. Caya M 40
parent Adelade Caya F 36
Rioulel...

1880 U.S. Census
1881 Ste-Jean-Baptiste, Hochelaga, Quebec
Joseph BELAIR, Male ,27
Adelaide BELAIR, Female, 28
Leonidas BELAIR, Male, 1
Olivine BELAIR, Female, 7
Raoul CAIA, Male, 9

Note Raoul is an orphan. Is this him? NOTE: I am pretty certain this is him. His uncle, Isaie, and family are living next door. Also living next door is his grandmother, Elizabeth Houle.

Name: Raoul Caía
Title: Orphelin
Gender: Male
Age: 9y
Calulated Birth Year: 1872
Birthplace: Quebec
Marital Status:
Ethnic Origin: French
Religion: Catholique
Head of Household: Joseph Bélair
Born During Last Year:
Census Place: St-Jean-Baptiste (Village), Hochelaga, Quebec, Canada
District Number: 91
Sub District: A
Division: 3
Page Number: 59
House Number: 1165691
Family Number: 321
Digital Folder Number: 4465263
Image Number: 00176
Film Number: 1375857
Library and Archives Canada Film Number: C-13221
Collection: Canada Census, 1881

1881 Canadian Census
Name: Raoul Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 20
Birth Year: abt 1871
Birthplace: Quebec
Relation to Head of House: Lodger
Religion: Roman Catholic
French Canadian: Yes
Father's Birth Place: Quebec
Mother's Birth Place: Quebec
Province: Quebec
District Number: 172
District: Montréal Centre
Subdistrict: St Jacques Ward

Household Members:
Name Age
Denis Martel 40
Philimene Martel 38
Joseph Martel 16
Analda Martel 18
Raoul Caya 20
1891 Canadian Census
1895 - Montreal
Name: Raoul Caya
Residence Year: 1895
Street address: 143j Chainplaiu
Residence Place: Montréal, Québec
Occupation: shoemaker
Publication Title: Lovell's Montréal Directory, 1895 Canada, City and Area Directories, 1819-1906 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2013.
1899 Marriage / Partner
Raoul CAYA and Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE 2 October 1899, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1900 Birth of Child
Joseph-Jean-Baptiste-Amedee-Raoul CAYA was born 9 July 1900, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1901 Birth of Child
Joseph-Isaie-René CAYA was born 5 May 1901, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1902 Birth of Child
Marie-Anne-Fabiana CAYA was born 1 September 1902, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1903 Birth of Child
Marie-Rose-Antoinette CAYA was born 9 August 1903, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1905 Birth of Child
Marie-Louise-Ernestine-Françoise CAYA was born 7 October 1905, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1907 Birth of Child
Laurette CAYA was born December 1907, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1907 Birth of Child
Marie-Henriette-Eva-Noella CAYA was born 20 December 1907, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1911 645 Bourboniere, Maisonneuve, Montreal, Quebec
Name: Raoulle Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Age: 39
Birth Date: Aug 1872
Birthplace: Quebec
Relation to Head of House: Chef (Head)
Spouse's Name: Angelina Caya
Tribal: French
Province: Quebec
District: Maisonneuve
District Number: 172
Sub-District Number: 95
Place of Habitation: 645 Bourboniere
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Raoulle Caya 39
Angelina Caya 39
René Caya 10
Marie Caya 8
Noella Caya 5
Laurette Caya 3
1911 Census of Canada
1911 Death of Child
Laurette CAYA died 28 June 1911, Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)
1911 Birth of Child
Mary Gertrude Bernadette CAYA was born 18 October 1911, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1913 Death of Son
According to Ontario Deaths 1869-1947, there was a male Caya, son of Raoul and Angelina who died 02 Jan 1913, name not available

Lived at 7 Hill St., Ottawa, Ontario in 1919.
Name: Raoul Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Age: 50
Birth Year: abt 1871
Birth Place: Quebec
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Augelina Caya
Father's Name: Amadie Houle
Father Birth Place: Quebec
Mother Birth Place: Quebec
Racial or Tribal Origin: French
Province or Territory: Ontario
District: Ottawa
District Number: 110
Sub-District: Dalhousie Ward
Sub-District Number: 43
City, Town or Village: Ottawa Dalhousie
Street or Township: 7 Hill
Municipality: Dalhousie
Occupation: Labourer
Income: 1200

Household Members:
Name Age
Raoul Caya 50
Augelina Caya 45
Raoul Caya 21
Rene Caya 20
Mary R Caya 18
Ernestine Caya 15
Noella Caya 13
Amadie Houle 76
1921 Canadian Census
1925 Death of Child
Marie-Louise-Ernestine-Françoise CAYA died 16 January 1925, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Raoul CAYA - Raol Caya, brother of Josephine Caya Maynard Tremblay. This was found in the possessions of Jeannette Lippe Tremblay. Jeannete was my Memere. Raoul wa
Raol Caya, brother of Josephine Caya Maynard Tremblay. This was found in the possessions of Jeannette Lippe Tremblay. Jeannete was my Memere. Raoul was my Pepere's uncle.
Publication: The Ottawa Journal
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Issue Date: Thursday, October 5, 1939
Page: Page 12
1939 Death
4 October 1939
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Raoul is buried at: Notre Dame - Section D1 Cemetery Carleton (incl. Ottawa) Co. Reg. Dist., Ontario
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:00:14 PM
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