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Grave has been located immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor  Jean Baptiste  RENAUD

  (b. 3 June 1846 Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 20 December 1910 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 64
Cause of Death: Influenza/Pneumonia

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RENAUD Genealogy

Jean Baptiste RENAUD was born 3 June 1846 in Sorel, Lower Canada. Jean Baptiste 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

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Judith BROUILLETTE abt 1864 in Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Judith BROUILLETTE  was born July 1844 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  She died abt. 1925 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA. 

Jean Baptiste RENAUD died 20 December 1910 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA.

Death Source: Massachusetts Vital Records Vol 94, Page 174 shows Jean B. Reno, 11 East Main St. Southbridge, born June 3, 1846, died Dec 20, 1910. He was a spectacle maker at an optical factory. He was born in Canada. He was the son of Jean B. Reno and Angel Thibideau, both b. in Canada.

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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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History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd.

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Jean Baptiste RENAUD

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Jean Baptiste RENAUD married immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Judith BROUILLETTE-- Date: abt 1864 Place: , Massachusetts, USA


Ancestor is complete!flag baby boy ancestor Baptiste RENAUD (b.January 1865, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 19 February 1866, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

flag male ancestor Jean Baptiste RENAUD (b.29 July 1866, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 7 May 1898, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Mary TOBIN 28 June 1886

flag male ancestor Joseph RENAUD (b.28 March 1868, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. , )
m. Emma E MORSE 8 October 1889

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Corrine RENAUD (b.7 July 1870, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. abt. 1957, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Joseph BIBEAU 9 November 1896

flag girl ancestor Caroline RENAUD (b.26 March 1872, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. bef. 1880, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

flag male ancestor Aldolphe Alfred RENAUD (b.20 July 1873, , Massachusetts, USA  d. 1945?, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Azilda DUCHESNEAU 21 June 1897

flag female ancestor Marie D. RENAUD (b.19 April 1875, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. , )

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag male ancestor Napoleon Paul RENAUD (b.31 March 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 28 October 1975, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Rosanna HOULE 28 August 1899

flag female ancestor Marie RENAUD (b.19 February 1878, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. abt. 1930, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)
m. George Elzear LATAILLE 1 September 1902

Ancestor is complete!flag girl ancestor Delia RENAUD (b.1 August 1880, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 24 October 1883, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

Ancestor is complete!flag male ancestor George Arthur RENAUD (b.5 August 1882, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 5 July 1941, Cranston, Rhode Island, USA )
m. May Alma JALBERT 7 September 1904

flag baby boy ancestor Emilien RENAUD (b.3 November 1884, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA  d. 26 August 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

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Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Jean Baptiste RENAUD

3 June 1846
Sorel, Québec, Canada

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.

USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

Canada 1849 - The boundary of the 49th Parallel is extended to the Pacific Ocean. An Act of Amnesty provides for W.L. Mackenzie's return from exile in the U.S.

Canada Despite diversification of the rural economy, more than 80% of French Canadians were employed in farming in 1850.

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form

USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations

Canada 1854 - The French seigneurial system of land tenancy is finally abolished in Canada East

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.

Canada 1857 - Ottawa chosen by Queen Victoria as the capital of the united colony of Canada

Canada 1858 - The Halifax-Truro line begins rail service. Chinese immigrants from California arrive in British Columbia, attracted by the Fraser River Gold Rush.

USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.

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

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.

USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.

USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.

USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves

USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).

USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

Canada 1864 - Quebec Conference of 1864 held to discuss Canadian Confederation which will lead to the creation of the Dominion of Canada.

Canada 1865 - No Draft

USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.

USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:

Canada 1866 - The Fenians, a group of radical Irish-Americans organized in New York in 1859 to oppose British presence in Ireland, begin a series of raids on Canadian territory

Canada 1867 - Canada becomes a sovereign nation by an act of the British Parliament (the British North America Act). Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick are united as the Dominion of Canada. Sir John A. Macdonald becomes the first prime minister

USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"

Canada Canada blunders catastrophically in seeking to take over the west without the consent of its inhabitants, especially the Métis of Red River and their leader, the charismatic, troubled Louis Riel.

USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)

Canada The 1870s and 1880s are a time of trial for the young Dominion of Canada.

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

1865 Birth of Child
Baptiste RENAUD was born January 1865, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1866 Birth of Child
Jean Baptiste RENAUD was born 29 July 1866, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1868 Birth of Child
Joseph RENAUD was born 28 March 1868, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

1870 Southbridge, Massachusetts

John Rano, age 24, living in Southbridge, Massachusetts with wife Juda 27, son John 4, son Peter 2.
1870 U.S. Census

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.

USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875

USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion

USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:

USA 1879 - Cleveland became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879 when Charles Brush successfully demonstrated arc lights on the streets.

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

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.

1870 Birth of Child
Corrine RENAUD was born 7 July 1870, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1872 Birth of Child
Caroline RENAUD was born 26 March 1872, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1873 Birth of Child
Aldolphe Alfred RENAUD was born 20 July 1873, , Massachusetts, USA
1875 Birth of Child
Marie D. RENAUD was born 19 April 1875, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1876 Birth of Child
Napoleon Paul RENAUD was born 31 March 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1878 Birth of Child
Marie RENAUD was born 19 February 1878, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1880 Birth of Child
Delia RENAUD was born 1 August 1880, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA


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
(MA) - 1882 Massachusetts City Directory - Webster and Southbridge (MA)

1882 Birth of Child
George Arthur RENAUD was born 5 August 1882, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1883 Death of Child
Delia RENAUD died 24 October 1883, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

USA 1883 - November 18 – U.S. and Canadian railroads institute 5 standard continental time zones, ending the confusion of thousands of local times.

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.

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

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.

Canada 1885 - November 7 - Canadian Pacific railroad completed (Montreal to Vancouver)

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

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

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

Canada 1890 - Free land for large families

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

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.

World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition

USA 1894 - Pullman strike

Canada Massive waves of immigration, a headlong economic boom with the growth of prairie agriculture and urban industry transform Canada between 1896 and 1915.

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.

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

USA 1898 - April 25 – Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain; the U.S. Congress announces that a state of war has existed since April 21 (later backdating this one more day to April 20).

USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.

1884 Birth of Child
Emilien RENAUD was born 3 November 1884, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1886 Death of Child
Emilien RENAUD died 26 August 1886, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
1898 Death of Child
Jean Baptiste RENAUD died 7 May 1898, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

1900 Southbridge, Massachusetts

Jean B. Renaud, age 53, living in Southbridge, Massachusetts with wife Judith 55, son Arthur 17, daughter Marie 22, grandson William 14, daughter Nelda 9, son Elmer 5. He was born in Canada. His year of immigration was 1858.
1900 U.S. Census

USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.

USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.

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.

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication

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

USA 1903 - October - First World Series

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

USA 1903 - December 17 – Orville Wright flies an aircraft with a petrol engine at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in the first documented, successful, controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight.

USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).

USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal

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

1910 Death

Name: Jean B Reno
Death Date: 20 Dec 1910
Death Place: Southbridge,,Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 64
Estimated Birth Year:
Birth Date: 03 Jun 1846
Birthplace: Canada
Marital Status: Single
Father: Jean B Reno
Mother: Angel Thibideau
Film Number: 2314921
Digital Folder Number: 4283216
Image Number: 01132
Reference Number: 174
Collection: Massachusetts Deaths,...

1910 East Main St., Southbridge, Massachusetts

Name: John Reneaud
Age in 1910: 64
Birth Year: abt 1846
[abt 1856]
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1910: Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Street: East Main
House Number: 11
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Julia Rureand
Father's Birthplace: Canada
Mother's Birthplace: Canada
Native Tongue: French
Occupation: Laborer
Industry: Odd Jobs
Employer, Employee or...


Name: Jean B Reno
Death date: 20 Dec 1910
Death place: Southbridge,,Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Race or color (expanded): White
Age in years: 64
Estimated birth year:
Birthdate: 03 Jun 1846
Birthplace: Canada
Marital status: Single
Spouse's name:
Father's name: Jean B Reno
Mother's name: Angel Thibideau
Film number: 2314921
Digital GS number: 4283216
Image number: 01132
Reference number: 174
Collection: Massachusetts, Death...

Jean is buried at: Old Notre Dame/ St. Mary's/ Sacred Heart Cemetery
220 Charlton Street
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

Added: - Updated: 3/15/2018 7:47:12 PM

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