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HELP! flag female ancestor  Josephine  BOUCHER

  (b. 23 March 1851 Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Lower Canada   d. )  

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Josephine BOUCHER was born 23 March 1851 in Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Lower Canada. Josephine BOUCHER was the child of Jean Baptiste David BOUCHER   and   Rose DEMERS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean-Louis BOUCHER and Marie-Louise LAREAU (maternal)  Joseph DEMERS and Marie-Thecle FRECHETTE

Josephine was an immigrant, arriving by 1864.

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

Josephine  married  Paul FORCIER 28 July 1873 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Paul FORCIER  was born March 1847 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  Paul died 11 June 1901 in Spencer, Massachusetts, USA. 
Did you know that Marin Boucher (1587 or 1589–1671), was a pioneer of early New France and one of the most prolific ancestors of French Canada, being the ancestor of most of the Bouchers of North America, particularly in the Province of Quebec, Northern New Brunswick, Ontario and Western 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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Elspeth Deir et al., Canada: The story of our heritage, Grade 7 (Whitby, ON: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 2000)
1800s Etiquette1800s Advice And Etiquette For Ladies


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Advice for Ladies - The Southbridge Journal, Southbridge, Massachusetts, December 25, 1885
1800s Recipe1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

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The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., June 2, 1880

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Josephine BOUCHER


Josephine BOUCHER married immigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor Paul FORCIER-- Date: 28 July 1873 Place: Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Mormon Genealogy Records)

Groom's Name: Paul Forcia
Groom's Birth Date: 1847
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 26
Bride's Name: Josephine Busha
Bride's Birth Date: 1850
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 23
Marriage Date: 28 Jul 1873
Marriage Place: Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Groom's Father's Name: Joseph Forcia
Groom's Mother's Name: Amelia
Bride's Father's Name: David Busha
Bride's Mother's Name: Rosalie
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01160-9
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 2047599
Reference Number: 70
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

Children of Paul FORCIER and Josephine BOUCHER:

flag female ancestor Josephine FORCIER (b.28 April 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 16 December 1907, Spencer, Massachusetts, USA)
m. James A QUINN 28 January 1903 in Spencer, Massachusetts, USA

flag male ancestor Joseph FORCIER (b.4 July 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. , )

flag female ancestor Olivine E FORCIER (b.April 1878, Framingham, Massachusetts, USA   d. abt. 1944, Whitman, Massachusetts, USA)

flag female ancestor Marie FORCIER (b.27 March 1882, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA   d. 19 August 1973, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Charles Albert GAUCHER 15 July 1907 in Whitman, Massachusetts, USA

flag female ancestor Emma FORCIER (b.11 August 1883, Ashland, Massachusetts, USA   d. September 1972, )
m. Joseph Arthur PELLETIER 19 October 1913 in Whitman, Massachusetts, USA

flag female ancestor Florence FORCIER (b.August 1885, Spencer, Massachusetts, USA  d. , )
m. Michael Francis HAYES 26 September 1915 in Whitman, Massachusetts, USA

flag male ancestor Henry FORCIER (b.4 August 1890, Brookfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 2 March 1944, Quincy, Massachusetts, USA)

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birth1851 Birth
23 March 1851
Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge, Québec, Canada
1851 Canadian Census
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.
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
marriage1873 Marriage / Partner
Josephine BOUCHER and Paul FORCIER 28 July 1873, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
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1874 Birth of Child
Josephine FORCIER was born 28 April 1874, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1876 Birth of Child
Joseph FORCIER was born 4 July 1876, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1878 Birth of Child
Olivine E FORCIER was born April 1878, Framingham, Massachusetts, USA (South Framingham)
1882 Birth of Child
Marie FORCIER was born 27 March 1882, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA (North Bridgewater)
1883 Birth of Child
Emma FORCIER was born 11 August 1883, Ashland, Massachusetts, USA (Unionville)
1885 Birth of Child
Florence FORCIER was born August 1885, Spencer, Massachusetts, USA
1890 Birth of Child
Henry FORCIER was born 4 August 1890, Brookfield, Massachusetts, USA (Podunk)
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