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HELP! immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor  Joseph  RENAUD

  (b. 5 June 1847 Sorel, Lower Canada   d. aft. 1920 Sturbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Joseph RENAUD was born 5 June 1847 in Sorel, Lower Canada . Joseph RENAUD was the child of Jean Baptiste RENAUD dit LOCAS   and   Angeline (Angel) THIBAULT (THIBEAU) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph RENAUD dit LOCAS and Elisabeth (Isabelle) CARRE dite LAROCHE (maternal)  Charles THIBEAULT and Marie-Elizabeth-Isabelle TAILLON dite LATAILLE

Joseph was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1858.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Joseph  married  Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND 22 September 1870 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND  was born 6 July 1850 in Saint-Jude, Québec, Canada.  Marie Louisa "Eliza" died 10 November 1915 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Fiskdale).  Marie Louisa "Eliza" was the child of Louis GARAND and Marie-Scholastique GOUIN.

Joseph RENAUD died aft. 1920 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, USA .
Details of the family tree of Joseph 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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? In New France, children of fur traders and their Indian wives were known as Metis.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Joseph RENAUD


Joseph RENAUD married Ancestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND-- Date: 22 September 1870 Place: Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND was the child of Louis GARAND and Marie-Scholastique GOUIN

Groom's Name: Joseph Reno
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Bride's Name: Lizzie Garron
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Marriage Date: 21 Sep 1870
Marriage Place: Southbridge, Massachusetts
Groom's Father's Name: Baptiste Reno
Groom's Mother's Name: Angeline
Bride's Father's Name: Louis Garron
Bride's Mother's Name: Corless
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01909-6
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
Source Film Number: 1433029
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Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

Children of Joseph RENAUD and Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND:

flag female ancestor Eliza RENAUD (b.28 September 1871, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 25 October 1895, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )

flag male ancestor Joseph RENAUD (b.17 September 1873, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. , )
m. Olga PETERSON 12 February 1909 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

flag girl ancestor Mary RENAUD (b.3 December 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. bef. 1880, , Massachusetts, USA)

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Jean Baptiste RENO (RENAUD) (b.1 June 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 5 June 1949, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Georgiana Marion ROBIDOUX 10 September 1906 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

flag female ancestor Mary Albina RENAUD (b.29 December 1877, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. , )
m. Joseph GUILLETTE 18 September 1899 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Pierre Joseph RENAUD (b.20 April 1879, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. abt. 1962, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Diana BASTIEN 30 December 1907 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Ancestor is complete!flag girl ancestor Marie-Elida RENAUD (b.5 March 1881, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 26 April 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )

Ancestor is complete!flag baby girl ancestor Amelie RENAUD (b.abt. 1884, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 26 August 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )

Ancestor is complete!flag baby boy ancestor Henry RENAUD (b.26 June 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 26 June 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )

Ancestor is complete!flag baby girl ancestor Unknown RENAUD (b.26 August 1889, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 26 August 1889, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )

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1847 Birth
5 June 1847
Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1860 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
John Renoe, age 45, b. Canada lives with his wife, Angel, age 34, b. Canada and the following children: John Jr., son, age 15, b. Canada; Joseph, son, age 13, b. Canada; Peter, son, age 11, b. Canada; Edward, son, age 7, b. Canada; Mary, daughter, age 1, b. Canada

1860 U.S. Census
1870 Marriage / Partner
Joseph RENAUD and Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND 22 September 1870, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1870 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
John Renno, age 54, works at Print Works, b. Canada. He cannot read or write. He is married to Angelica, age 45, b. Canada. She cannot read or write. Children are: Joseph, 18, works in Print Works, Edward, 16, at home, Frank, 7, at home, Mary, 12, works in cotton mill, Delia, 6, at home, Israel, 3, at home. Delia, Frank and Israel were born in MA, others all born in Canada. Edward's age is off by a few years. Also living nearby are: Peter Renno, 18, works for ? Factory, Almira, 21, Peter, 11 mos. Living with John Renno and family is Philip March, age 19, b. MA, parents b. MA. He is a field laborer.
1870 U.S. Census
1871 Birth of Child
Eliza RENAUD was born 28 September 1871, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1873 Birth of Child
Joseph RENAUD was born 17 September 1873, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1874 Birth of Child
Mary RENAUD was born 3 December 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1876 Birth of Child
Jean Baptiste RENO (RENAUD) was born 1 June 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1877 Birth of Child
Mary Albina RENAUD was born 29 December 1877, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1879 Birth of Child
Pierre Joseph RENAUD was born 20 April 1879, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
Joseph Reno, at 34, is living in Southbridge, MA, working in a woolen mill. Living with him are: wife Eliza 30, daughter Eliza 8, son Joseph 6, son John 4, daughter Mary 2, son Peter 1.
1880 U.S. Census
1881 Birth of Child
Marie-Elida RENAUD was born 5 March 1881, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
Renault John, mill operative, house rear West
Renault John 2d, mill operative, house rear West
Renault John 3d, laborer, house off West
Renault Joseph, mill operative, house rear West
Renault Pierre, operative, house West
1882 Massachusetts City Directory - Webster and Southbridge
1886 Death of Child
Marie-Elida RENAUD died 26 April 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1886 Birth of Child
Henry RENAUD was born 26 June 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1886 Death of Child
Amelie RENAUD died 26 August 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1889 Birth of Child
Unknown RENAUD was born 26 August 1889, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Marche Richelieu, Sorel, Que.
1895 Death of Child
Eliza RENAUD died 25 October 1895, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
Joseph Reneau age 52, lives on Crystal St. in Southbridge, MA with wife Elisa 49, son Baptiste 23, son Pierre 21, father Baptiste 80, mother Angela 73. Year of immigration is 1858. Baptiste and Angela can't read or write. Angela can't speak English.
1900 U.S. Census

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Hotel Saurel, Sorel, P.Q.
1910 Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Reno, Joseph, head, age 62, married 39 years, b. Canada, year of immigration 1867, alien, farmer
Eliza, wife, age 59, married 39 years, mother of 9 children, 4 children living, b. Canada, year of immigration 1868
Joseph, son, age 38, married 11 years, b. MA, farmer
Georgianna, daugher-in-law, age 38, married 3 years, mother of 1 child, 1 child living, b. Canada, year of immigration 1882
Delia, granddaughter, age 1, b. MA
1910 U.S. Census

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Rue du-Roi, Sorel, Que

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Grain Elevator
1915 Death of Spouse/Partner
Marie Louisa "Eliza" GARAND died 10 November 1915, Sturbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Fiskdale)
1920 Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Reno, John B., head, age 43, b. MA, farmer
Georgiana, wife, age 40, b. Canada, year of immigration 1894, naturalized
Zelia, daughter, age 10, b. MA
Mary, daughter, age 10, b. MA
Joseph, father, age 73, widowed, b. Canada, year of immigration 1854, year of naturalization 1874
1920 U.S. Census

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