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  (b. 25 October 1846 Sherbrooke, Lower Canada   d. 6 December 1924 Montréal, Québec, Canada )  

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Philomene CAYA was born 25 October 1846 in Sherbrooke, Lower Canada. Philomene CAYA was the child of Joseph CAYA   and   Elisabeth HOUDE (HOULE) LECLAIR and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Antoine-Salois CAYA and Marie-Thérèse CARTIER (maternal)  Alexis-Clair HOUDE and Marie-Angélique CHEVREFILS dite BELISLE

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Philomene  married  Joseph MARTEL 28 February 1870 in Stoneham, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Joseph MARTEL  was born abt. 1849

Philomene CAYA died 6 December 1924 in Montréal, Québec, Canada .

Burial info:
Défunt(e)
Caya Pilomene
Conjoint
Martel "d"
Réception du corps
06-12-1924
Cimetière
Notre-Dame-des-Neiges

Concession 1397
Section M


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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Philomene CAYA

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Philomene CAYA married  male ancestor Joseph MARTEL-- Date: 28 February 1870 Place: Stoneham, Massachusetts, USA
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Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915
Name: Joseph Martel
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 28 Feb 1870
Event Place: Stoneham, Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Age: 21
Birth Year (Estimated): 1849
Father's Name: Jerry
Mother's Name: Mary
Spouse's Name: Philemon Caya
Spouse's Father's Name: Joseph
Spouse's Mother's Name: Elizabeth
Certificate Number: 482 GS Film number: 1433028 , Digital Folder Number: 4332358 , Image Number: 00953


Children of Joseph MARTEL and Philomene CAYA:

 female ancestor Analda CAYA (b.abt. 1875,   d. , )
m. Jean Baptiste SICOTTE 26 February 1895


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birth1846 Birth
25 October 1846
Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
Merrimacke, Hillsborough, New Hampshire (18 Sept 1850)
Joseph Caya, age 48, laborer, born in Canada
Elizabeth Caya, age 44, born in Canada
John Caya, age 12, born in Canada, attends school
Isaie Caya, age 6, born in Canada, attends school
Joseph Caya, age 2, born in New Hampshire
Eliza Caya, age 18, born in Canada
Hannah Caya, age 20, born in Canada
Mary Caya, age 16, born in Canada
Philomene Caya, age 4, born in Canada
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marriage1870 Marriage / Partner
Philomene CAYA and Joseph MARTEL 28 February 1870, Stoneham, Massachusetts, USA
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death1924 Death
6 December 1924
Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)


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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:15:19 PM
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