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HELP! Ancestor is complete! Grave has been located immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor  Rose  DEMERS

  (b. 17 June 1810 Saint-Luc, Lower Canada   d. 5 May 1877 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 69
Cause of Death: fever

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Rose DEMERS was born 17 June 1810 in Saint-Luc, Lower Canada. Rose DEMERS was the child of Joseph DEMERS   and   Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph DEMERS dit CHEFDEVILLE and Marie-Anne PAQUET dite LARIVIERE (maternal)  Louis FRECHETTE and Marie-Thecle DUBOIS

Rose was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1864.

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

Rose  married  Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER 12 January 1830 in Saint-Luc, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER  was born 17 January 1807 in Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada.  Jean Baptiste David died 2 April 1877 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville).  Jean Baptiste David was the child of Jean-Louis BOUCHER and Marie-Louise LAREAU.

Rose DEMERS died 5 May 1877 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .

Demers Name Meaning
French Canadian: altered form (probably in the literal sense of 2 below) of northern French Dumets itself a variant of Dumetz a habitational name with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’ for someone from any of several places in the north of France called (Le) Metz named with a regional term for a ‘farmstead’ (compare Mas 1 and Dume ). Compare also Demarce Demars 1 and Dumay French: habitational name with fused preposition de ‘from’ denoting someone from either of two places in France named Mers Mers-les-Bains (Somme) or Mers-sur-Indre (Indre). English: variant of Deamer with post-medieval excrescent -s.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Demars, Detmers, Devers, Demar, Demark, Deger, Deer, Demey, Demary

Details of the family tree of Rose 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.

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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Rose DEMERS


Rose DEMERS married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER-- Date: 12 January 1830 Place: Saint-Luc, Lower Canada Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).

Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER was the child of Jean-Louis BOUCHER and Marie-Louise LAREAU

Children of Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER and Rose DEMERS:

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor David BOUCHER (b.17 November 1830, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 10 September 1903, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Julie MOREAU 2 June 1851 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada
m. Martha LAROSE 17 July 1899 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Rose BOUCHER (b.30 June 1832, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 24 June 1879, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Joseph LUC (LUKE) 7 January 1857 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada

immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Euphrosine BOUCHER (b.May 1835, , Québec Province, Canada   d. 25 April 1903, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Joseph MCDERMOTT 27 November 1855 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada

flag male ancestor Moise (Moyse) BOUCHER (b.9 February 1836, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. , )
m. Angélique CYR 7 January 1857 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada

immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor Alfred BOUCHER (b.30 August 1839, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 20 October 1896, Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Marguerite LEFEBVRE 1859
m. Celina MOREAU dite DESOURDIT 12 February 1866 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Ancestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Philomene BOUCHER (b.13 May 1841, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 20 December 1883, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Pierre BENJAMIN 10 May 1858 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada

immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Sophie Helena BOUCHER (b.12 April 1843, Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. 13 October 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. François CHALOUX (CHALON) 20 November 1863 in Saint-Alexandre, Iberville, Québec, Canada

flag girl ancestor Marie-Louise BOUCHER (b.26 April 1845 , Saint-Luc, Lower Canada  d. bef. 1851?, , Québec Province, Canada )

flag male ancestor Hubert BOUCHER (b.24 May 1847, Iberville, Lower Canada   d. , )

Ancestor is complete!flag female ancestor Marie-Anastasie BOUCHER (b.9 May 1849, Iberville, Lower Canada   d. 27 August 1886, Franklin Centre, Québec, Canada )
m. Augustin TREMBLAY 14 September 1873 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

flag female ancestor Josephine BOUCHER (b.23 March 1851, Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Lower Canada  d. , )
m. Paul FORCIER 28 July 1873 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Ancestor is complete!immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor Mathilda BOUCHER (b.3 June 1853, Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Quebec, Canada  d. 25 February 1881, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )
m. François "Francis" LAVALLEE 26 January 1870 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

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birth1810 Birth
17 June 1810
Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
marriage1830 Marriage / Partner
Rose DEMERS and Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER 12 January 1830, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1830 Birth of Child
David BOUCHER was born 17 November 1830, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1832 Birth of Child
Rose BOUCHER was born 30 June 1832, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1835 Birth of Child
Euphrosine BOUCHER was born May 1835, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
1836 Birth of Child
Moise (Moyse) BOUCHER was born 9 February 1836, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1839 Birth of Child
Alfred BOUCHER was born 30 August 1839, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada

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1841 Birth of Child
Philomene BOUCHER was born 13 May 1841, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1843 Birth of Child
Sophie Helena BOUCHER was born 12 April 1843, Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1845 Birth of Child
Marie-Louise BOUCHER was born 26 April 1845 , Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
1847 Birth of Child
Hubert BOUCHER was born 24 May 1847, Iberville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Athanase-de-Bleury)
1849 Birth of Child
Marie-Anastasie BOUCHER was born 9 May 1849, Iberville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Athanase-de-Bleury)
David Boucher, male, age 46, b. abt 1806 in Bas Canada, living in St Alexandre, Rouville County, Quebec with his wife Rosalie Demers, age 41. Children: Rosalie, age 20; Euphasine, age 19; Moyse, age 17; Alfred, age 14; Philomene, age 11; Sophie, age 9; Eubert?, age 6; Anastasie, age 4; Josephine, age 1. David is a Journalier (Day Laborer). Living nearby is their son, David Boucher, age 26 with his wife, Julie Moreau, age 22. There are also many other members of the Demers and Boucher families nearby.
1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of 1851 (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada.
1851 Birth of Child
Josephine BOUCHER was born 23 March 1851, Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Québec, Canada
1853 Birth of Child
Mathilda BOUCHER was born 3 June 1853, Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Quebec, Canada
1865 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
David Boucher, 60, b. Canada, laborer
Rosalie Boucher, 56, b. Canada
Eubu (Hubert) Boucher, 16, b. Canada, operative
Josephine Boucher, 14, b. Canada
Matlilda Boucher, 12, b. Canada

Joseph McDomod, 38, b. Canada, laborer
Fresine McDomod, 29, b. Canada
Fresine McDomod, 5, b. Canada
Onestasie Boucha, 16, b. Canada, operative
1865 Massachusetts Census
Southbridge, MA lists the following people. Is (Stazie) Thresa?:

David Busha Southbridge, Worcester, MA abt 1804 Canada White Male

Josephine Busha Southbridge, Worcester, MA abt 1851 Canada White Female

Rosa Busha Southbridge, Worcester, MA abt 1809 Canada White Female

Thresa Busha Southbridge, Worcester, MA abt 1849 Canada White Female

1870 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
1874 Death of Child
Sophie Helena BOUCHER died 13 October 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1877 Death
Name: Rosa Bushie
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 05 May 1877
Death Place: Southbridge, Mass.
Age: 69
Birth Date: 1808
Birthplace: Canada
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Joseph Demore
Father's Birthplace: Canada
Mother's Name: ...
Mother's Birthplace: ...
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B06769-2
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 960213
Reference Number: v 294 p 360
Collection: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910 (Mormon Genealogy Records)
Rosa Bushie, died May 5, 1877 in Southbridge of Fever at the age of 69. She was born in Canada. Her father was Joseph Demare.
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

Saint-Luc, Québec, Canada
Eglise de Saint-Luc, est. 1877

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