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

He 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 .  She died 3 May 1958 in Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada .  She was the daughter of Amedee HOULE and Julienne SAURIOL.

Raoul CAYA died 4 October 1939 in Ottawa, 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."

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1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
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Raoul CAYA married flag   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 daughter of Amedee HOULE and Julienne SAURIOL

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


flag  Joseph-Jean-Baptiste-Amedee-Raoul CAYA (b.9 July 1900, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 22 March 1982, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
m. Rose Gertrude LECLAIR 7 November 1925

flag  Joseph-Isaie-René CAYA (b.5 May 1901, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 13 August 1955, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
m. Vanessa PERKINS 5 September 1923

flag  Marie-Anne-Fabiana CAYA (b.1 September 1902, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 8 October 1902, Montréal, Québec, Canada )

flag  Marie-Rose-Antoinette CAYA (b.9 August 1903, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 20 November 1992, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
m. James William RYAN 

flag  Marie-Louise-Ernestine-Françoise CAYA (b.7 October 1905, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 16 January 1925, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

flag  Marie-Henriette-Eva-Noella CAYA (b.October 1906, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 14 February 1999, Gloucester, Ontario, Canada)
m. René LAROSE 4 April 1935

flag  Laurette CAYA (b.December 1907, Montréal, Québec, Canada   d. 28 June 1911, Montréal, Québec, Canada )

flag  Mary Gertrude Bernadette CAYA (b.18 October 1911, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada  d. 26 October 1911, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

flag  Joseph CAYA (b.abt. 1913, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada  d. 2 January 1913, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

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1871 Baptism. Notre Dame de Montreal, Quebec.

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28 August 1871
Montréal, Québec, Canada

1880 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
“John B.” is living in Southbridge, Massachusetts at age 40. He is a shoe maker. He is married and...Read MORE...

Canada 1880-84 - The Canadian Pacific Railway recruits thousands of underpaid Chinese Labourers. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

1881 Ste-Jean-Baptiste, Hochelaga, Quebec
Joseph BELAIR, Male ,27
Adelaide BELAIR, Female, 28
Leonidas BELAIR, Male, 1
Olivine BELAIR,...

Canada 1885 - November 7 - Canadian Pacific railroad completed (Montreal to Vancouver)
The last spike of the transcontinental railway is put in place in the Eagle Pass, B.C. (Nov. 7). - November 7, 1885

World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885). - January 29, 1886

Canada 1889 - The first Canadian troops sent overseas participate in the Boer War in South Africa (Oct. 30). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

Canada 1890 - Free land for large families
The Quebec legislature a few days ago passed a bill offering 100 acres of land to every man who is...Read MORE...

Name: Raoul Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 20
Birth Year: abt...

World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition
World's Columbian Exposition is held in Chicago, commemorating the 400th anniversary of European...Read MORE...

1895 - Montreal
Name: Raoul Caya
Residence Year: 1895
Street address: 143j Chainplaiu
Residence Place: Montréal, ...

World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike

1899 Marriage / Partner
Raoul CAYA and Marie-Louise-Angelina HOULE 2 October 1899, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1900 Birth of Child
Joseph-Jean-Baptiste-Amedee-Raoul CAYA was born 9 July 1900, Montréal, Québec, Canada
World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

1901 Birth of Child
Joseph-Isaie-René CAYA was born 5 May 1901, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1902 Birth of Child
Marie-Anne-Fabiana CAYA was born 1 September 1902, Montréal, Québec, Canada
World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
One hundred years ago on Saturday, a young Italian inventor named Guglielmo Marconi stood on a...Read MORE...

1903 Birth of Child
Marie-Rose-Antoinette CAYA was born 9 August 1903, Montréal, Québec, Canada
Canada 1903 - Canada loses the Alaska boundary dispute when British tribunal representative Lord Alverstone sides with the U.S. (Oct. 20). about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

1905 Birth of Child
Marie-Louise-Ernestine-Françoise CAYA was born 7 October 1905, Montréal, Québec, Canada
World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

1906 Birth of Child
Marie-Henriette-Eva-Noella CAYA was born October 1906, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1907 Birth of Child
Laurette CAYA was born December 1907, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1911 645 Bourboniere, Maisonneuve, Montreal, Quebec
Name: Raoulle Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Age: 39
Birth Date: Aug...

1911 Death of Child
Laurette CAYA died 28 June 1911, Montréal, Québec, Canada
1911 Birth of Child
Mary Gertrude Bernadette CAYA was born 18 October 1911, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the British ocean liner Titanic sinks into the North Atlantic Ocean ...Read MORE...

1913 Death of Son
According to Ontario Deaths 1869-1947, there was a male Caya, son of Raoul and Angelina who died...Read MORE...

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
August 1, 1914 - Germany declares war on Russia. France and Belgium begin full...Read MORE...

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool. - May 7, 1915

Canada 1917 - Canadian Government enforced conscription, rioting occurred
August 29 – WWI: The Military Service Act is passed in the Canadian House of Commons, giving the...Read MORE...

Canada 1917 - December 6 - Halifax Explosion: Two freighters collide in Halifax Harbour at Halifax, Nova Scotia and cause a huge explosion that kills at least 1,963 people, injures 9,000 and destroys part of the city - December 6, 1917

Canada 1917 - Income tax is introduced in Canada as a temporary wartime measure.

Canada 1918 - Women win the right to vote in Canadian federal elections. All provinces follow suit by 1922 except Quebec, which does not give women the right to vote in provincial elections until 1940.

World History 1918 - October 31 – The Hungarian government terminates the personal union with Austria, officially dissolving the Austro-Hungarian empire. - October 31, 1918

Lived at 7 Hill St., Ottawa, Ontario in 1919.

World History 1919 - June 28 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations
World War I (1914-1918) was finally over. This first global conflict had claimed from 9 million to...Read MORE...

Canada 1920 - Canada joins the League of Nations at its inception.

Name: Raoul Caya
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Age: 50
Birth Year: abt 1871
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1925 Death of Child
Marie-Louise-Ernestine-Françoise CAYA died 16 January 1925, Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Canada 1928 - The Supreme Court of Canada rules that the BNA Act does not define women as "persons" and are therefore not eligible to hold public office. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada 1929 - The British Privy Council reverses the Supreme Court decision of 1928, and women are legally declared "persons" (Oct. 18). The Great Depression begins. the Workers' Unity League is formed. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada The return to stability in the mid-1920s lasts only briefly as the crash of 1929 plunges the country into economic chaos.

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World History 1929 - February 11 - Independent State of Vatican City created by Lateran Treaty
Lateran Concordat of 1929
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Canada Canada's economy collapses during the 1930s, creating a prolonged political and social crisis.
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World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered
Pluto was discovered at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, by astronomer Clyde W....Read MORE...

Canada 1931 - The Statute of Westminster (Dec. 11) authorizes the Balfour Report (1926), granting Canada full legislative authority in both internal and external affairs. The Governor General becomes a representative of the Crown. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

Canada 1934 - The Bank of Canada is formed. about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1919-to-1945.html -

4 October 1939
Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Publication: The Ottawa Journal
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Issue Date: Thursday, October 5, 1939
Page: Page 12

Raoul is buried at: Notre Dame - Section D1 Cemetery Carleton (incl. Ottawa) Co./Reg./Dist., Ontario
Grave inscription:

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

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