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immigrant - Canada to US    Charles Edouard  TREMBLAY

  (b. 13 July 1815 La Prairie, Lower Canada   d. 26 October 1893 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 80
Summary: Charles Edouard TREMBLAY was born 13 July 1815 in La Prairie, Lower Canada . Charles Edouard TREMBLAY was the child of Augustin TREMBLAY and Marie-Agathe DENIAU (DAGNEAU) and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jean-Baptiste TREMBLAY and Marie-Amable LESTAGE (maternal)  Joseph DENIAU (DAGNEAU) and Marie-Agathe-Françoise SIMARD

Charles Edouard was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1860.

He married  Sophie COUTURE 29 January 1839 in L'Acadie, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. She was the daughter of Thomas COUTURE and Marie-Elisabeth-Isabelle GIROUX.

Charles Edouard TREMBLAY died 26 October 1893 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA.
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1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
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Charles Edouard TREMBLAY married flag  Sophie COUTURE-- Date: 29 January 1839 Place: L'Acadie, Lower Canada
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) [database on-line]. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.


Sophie COUTURE was the daughter of Thomas COUTURE and Marie-Elisabeth-Isabelle GIROUX




Children:

flag  Sophie TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1839, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag  Philomene TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1842, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag  Marguerite TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1844, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag  Valerie-Ellen TREMBLAY (b.2 March 1845, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. aft. 1920,  )
m. Jules (Julien) THÉRIAULT 18 October 1863

flag  Edouard TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1846, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. 11 June 1898, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA)

flag  Julius TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1848, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag  Remi TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1849, Lacolle, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag  Gilbert TREMBLAY (b.27 May 1858, , Massachusetts, USA  d. 6 July 1902, )

flag  Sophronie TREMBLAY (b.abt. 1860, , Massachusetts, USA  d. , )


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Charles Edouard TREMBLAY
1815 Baptism. St-Philippe, Laprairie, Québec.

Charles Edouard TREMBLAY
1839 marriage
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13 July 1815
La Prairie, Québec, Canada (St-Philippe) (St-Jean-François-Régis)

USA 1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding...Read MORE...


Canada 1818 - Canada's border is defined as the 49th Parallel from Lake of the Woods to the Rocky Mountains.

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USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed
The work completed. - This is the day, and 10 o'clock the hour, when the first boat from Lake Erie...Read MORE...




Canada By 1830, the struggle for democratic government in the colonies of British North America has reached fever pitch.
As the colonies grow in wealth and population, a generation of charismatic reformers -- Joseph Howe ...Read MORE...



USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison

www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831

USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
In 1836, a small band of Texans fought the Mexican Army from inside an old mission chapel known as...Read MORE...


Canada 1836 - Opening of the first railway in Canada from La Prairie to St. Jean, Quebec
On July 21, 1836, cheers filled the air as a wood-burning steam locomotive chugged out of La...Read MORE...


Canada 1837 - After an unsuccessful rebellion, the leaders escape to the U.S.
Along with a general feeling that the government was not democratic, the failure of the executive...Read MORE...


USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837
The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession...Read MORE...


Canada 1838 - Levels of illiteracy among the French-speaking people were about 73% in 1838 but reached 88% in the countryside.
This reflected not only inconsistencies in the provision of schooling in Lower Canada and a lack of ...Read MORE...


1839 Marriage / Partner
Charles Edouard TREMBLAY and Sophie COUTURE 29 January 1839, L'Acadie, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Marguerite-de-Blairfindie)
World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.

www.wikipedia.org - January 2, 1839

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
The large number of French-Canadians who crossed the border in the nineteenth century, particularly ...Read MORE...


USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail
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Canada 1841 - February 11 – Act of Union - The two colonies of The Canadas are merged into the United Province of Canada.

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Canada 1842 - EARTHQUAKE
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1845 Birth of Child
Valerie-Ellen TREMBLAY was born 2 March 1845, Lacolle, Québec, Canada (Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle)
USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
The war, stemming from the United States’ annexation of Texas in 1845 and from a dispute over...Read MORE...


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, ...Read MORE...


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.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1848

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.

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

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1851
Living in St Bernard de Lacolle, Huntingdon County, Quebec: Edouard Tremblay, age 40, b. St...Read MORE...


USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
This influential book is often included in lists of "causes of the Civil War" (1861-65). Harriet...Read MORE...


USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations was a World's Fair held in 1853 in what is now Bryant...Read MORE...


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.
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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.

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1858 Birth of Child
Gilbert TREMBLAY was born 27 May 1858, , Massachusetts, USA


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.

www.civilwar.org/ education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

1860 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Edward Trombley, 47, b. Canada
Sophia Trombley, 39, b. Canada
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USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi, formally took leave of the Senate in a few eloquent remarks. He...Read MORE...


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

www.wikipedia.org - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
The shelling of the fort was the culmination of a simmering conflict in which a small garrison of...Read MORE...


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.

www.wikipedia.org - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
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USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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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).

www.wikipedia.org - July 3, 1863



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

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1865 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Edward Trombley, 50, laborer, b. Canada
Sophia Trombley, 44, b. Canada
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Canada 1865 - No Draft
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USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
Harried mercilessly by Federal troops and continually cut off from turning south, Lee headed west,...Read MORE...


USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
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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





Canada The 1870s and 1880s are a time of trial for the young Dominion of Canada.
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World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown


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.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

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.
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USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
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USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion
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USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
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1880 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
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Canada 1880-84 - The Canadian Pacific Railway recruits thousands of underpaid Chinese Labourers.

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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.
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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).

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Canada 1890 - Free land for large families
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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

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
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1893
Died at the age of 80, parents listed as Augustus and Agathe Daignault
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

1893
Name: Edward Tremble
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 26 Oct 1893
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