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immigrant - Canada to US    Pierre Arsene  PELOQUIN

  (b. 24 January 1877Durham-Sud, Québec, Canada   d. 1927Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  
Summary: Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN was born 24 January 1877 in Durham-Sud, Québec, Canada . Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN was the child of Noel PELOQUIN and Adeline PELOQUIN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY and Theotiste PELOQUIN (maternal)  Olivier PELOQUIN and Esther COURNOYER

Pierre Arsene was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1888.

He married  Marie Alphonsine POIRIER 19 October 1914 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Marie Alphonsine POIRIER  was born 15 March 1883 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  She died 1962 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA . 

Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN died 1927 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA.
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Did You Know? Over time, Quebec 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 Quebec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Quebec, Canada.

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Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN married flag  Marie Alphonsine POIRIER-- Date: 19 October 1914 Place: Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
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Groom: Pierre A Peloquin
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Groom's Age: 36 years
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1878
Groom's Birthplace: , , Canada
Bride: Alphonsine Poirier
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Bride's Age: 31 years
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1883
Bride's Birthplace: Southbridge, ,
Marriage Date (Original): 19 Oct 1914
Marriage Date (Standardized): 19 Oct 1914
Marriage Place: Southbridge, , Massachusetts
Marriage Registration Place: Southbridge, , Massachusetts
Marriage Registration Year: 1914
Groom's Father: Noel Peloquin
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Groom's Mother: Adelaide Peloquin
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Bride's Father: Pierre Poirier
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Bride's Mother: Alphonsine Benoit
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Film Number: 2409948
Digital Folder Number: 4329373
Image Number: 860
Number of Images: 1
Reference Number: p 522 no 131
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915


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Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN
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Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN
Grave
St. George’s Cemetery
Birth
24 January 1877
Durham-Sud, Québec, Canada (Saint-Fulgence-de-Durham)

1878 Baptism
Name: Pierre Arsene Peloquin
Event: Baptême (Baptism)
Baptism Year: 1878
Baptism...Read MORE...



Canada 1880-84 - The Canadian Pacific Railway recruits thousands of underpaid Chinese Labourers.

fccs.ok.ubc.ca/ about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
THE RED CROSS SOCIETY
At a meeting this evening, largely attended by prominent citizens and those...Read MORE...



USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.

www.wikipedia.org - May 1, 1884

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.

www.wikipedia.org - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
The formal reception of Bartholdi's great statue of "Liberty Enlightening the World" took place at...Read MORE...


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).
www.worldatlas.com - November 7, 1885

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

www.wikipedia.org - January 29, 1886

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1887

Canada 1889 - The first Canadian troops sent overseas participate in the Boer War in South Africa (Oct. 30).

fccs.ok.ubc.ca/ 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...


USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended

www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890

1891 - L'Avenir, Quebec, Canada
Name: Pierre Peloquin
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 12
Birth Year: abt...Read MORE...


USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
New York, Jan. 1. - Without any ceremony or formal opening the immigration officials of this city...Read MORE...


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...


USA 1894 - Pullman strike
The Pullman Strike was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States in the summer of 1894. It...Read MORE...



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


USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
in 1897, at 6 am, over 100 people crowded onto the first train to travel through a tunnel under...Read MORE...


USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996 -


USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
On December 10, the Treaty of Paris officially ended the Spanish-American War. The once-proud...Read MORE...


1900 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Noel and Adeline living in Southbridge, Massachusetts on Union Street.
Noel is 59. Birth Dec 1840. ...Read MORE...


USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
The Gold Standard Act a Law.
Washington, March 15. - The gold standard act passed by congress,...Read MORE...


USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
THE KIOWA SALOONS RAIDED.
Mrs. Carrie Nation, of this City, Invaded Six of Them last Thursday....Read MORE...


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.

www.wikipedia.org - January 22, 1901

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...


USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

June 16, 1903

USA 1903 - October - First World Series
The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It...Read MORE...


Canada 1903 - Canada loses the Alaska boundary dispute when British tribunal representative Lord Alverstone sides with the U.S. (Oct. 20).

fccs.ok.ubc.ca/ about/ links/ resources/ canadian-history/ 1868-to-1918.html -


USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
Ice-cream cones were first served in 1904 at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition world's fair in St....Read MORE...


USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
February 23 – For $10 million, the United States gains control of the Panama Canal Zone...

June...Read MORE...


World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples.

www.wikipedia.org - April 7, 1906

USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile.

www.wikipedia.org - September 27, 1908

1910 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
The following Peloquins are living at 9 Union Street (all born in Canada (unless noted), parents...Read MORE...


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...


USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.
MANY STATES TO DEDICATE HIGHWAY
New Route Across Continent Will Be Inaugurated With Many...Read MORE...


USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.

www.wikipedia.org - December 23, 1913

1914 Marriage / Partner
Pierre Arsene PELOQUIN and Marie Alphonsine POIRIER 19 October 1914, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
GIVES APPROVAL TO MOTHERS' DAY
President Wilson Acts on Joint Resolution of Congress
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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...



USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,
facilitated by a newly invented vacuum tube amplifier, ceremonially inaugurated by Alexander Graham ...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.

www.wikipedia.org - May 7, 1915

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

www.americaslibrary.gov - May 30, 1916

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

www.wikipedia.org - December 6, 1917

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


USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.
Citizenship for Porto Ricans.
From the New York Herald.

With the passage of the new government...Read MORE...


USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.
U.S. At War
GERMAN SHIPS ARE SEIZED
HOUSE PASSES WAR BILL BY VOTE 373-50

Washington, April 6 - ...Read MORE...


USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.
AVERAGE MAN HAS A 20 TO 1 CHANCE OF BEING DRAFTED
But He Must Register on Tuesday or Go to...Read MORE...


1917 World War I Draft Registration
name: Pierre Aliene Peloquin
event: Draft Registration
registration date year range:...Read MORE...


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.

www.wikipedia.org - October 31, 1918


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...


USA 1919 - October 28 – Prohibition in the United States is authorized:
The United States Congress passes the Volstead Act over President Woodrow Wilson's veto....Read MORE...


1920 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
name: Pierre Peloquin
residence: Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
estimated birth year:...Read MORE...


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



USA 1924 - June 2 - Congress Granted Citizenship to All Native Americans Born in the U.S.
Citizenship Given Indians
- Long Beach Press -

Every native-born Indian in this country is...Read MORE...


Death
1927
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA


Pierre is buried at: St. George’s Cemetery
Paige Hill
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
(508)-765-0601


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