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  (b. 4 September 1831 Sorel, Lower Canada   d. )  

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PELOQUIN Genealogy

Olivier PELOQUIN was born 4 September 1831 in Sorel, Lower Canada. Olivier PELOQUIN was the child of Olivier PELOQUIN   and   Esther COURNOYER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Antoine PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY and Marguerite DUFAULT (maternal)  Pierre HUS COURNOYER and Marie-Anne SALVAIL

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He married  Sophie PÉLOQUIN 3 March 1851 in Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Sophie PÉLOQUIN  was born 23 August 1830 in Sorel, Québec, Canada.  She died 22 August 1873 in Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of André PÉLOQUIN and Marie PELLETIER dite ANTAYA.

He married  (2) Mathilde BARDIER dite SANSOUCY 24 April 1876 in Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada .  Mathilde BARDIER dite SANSOUCY  was born 13 December 1823 in Sorel, Québec, Canada.  She died 15 November 1908 in Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada.  She was the daughter of Barnabe-Bernard BARDIER dit SANSOUCY and Madeleine LARELLE.
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Olivier PELOQUIN

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Olivier PELOQUIN married flag  Sophie PÉLOQUIN-- Date: 3 March 1851 Place: Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Lower Canada
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

Sophie PÉLOQUIN was the daughter of André PÉLOQUIN and Marie PELLETIER dite ANTAYA


Olivier PELOQUIN married flag  Mathilde BARDIER dite SANSOUCY-- Date: 24 April 1876 Place: Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

Mathilde BARDIER dite SANSOUCY was the daughter of Barnabe-Bernard BARDIER dit SANSOUCY and Madeleine LARELLE


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(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

1851 marriage
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967

1876 marriage
(CANADA) - Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967
4 September 1831
Sorel, Québec, Canada

Canada 1836 - Opening of the first railway in Canada from La Prairie to St. Jean, Quebec

Canada 1837 - After an unsuccessful rebellion, the leaders escape to the U.S.

Canada 1838 - Levels of illiteracy among the French-speaking people were about 73% in 1838 but reached 88% in the countryside.

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.

Canada 1841 - February 11 – Act of Union - The two colonies of The Canadas are merged into the United Province of Canada.

Canada 1842 - August 9 – The Webster–Ashburton Treaty is signed, establishing the United States–Canada border east of the Rocky Mountains. (Wikipedia)

Canada 1842 - EARTHQUAKE

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.

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

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.

1851 Marriage / Partner
Olivier PELOQUIN and Sophie PÉLOQUIN 3 March 1851, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1852 Birth of Child
Marie-Rose-Delima PELOQUIN was born 19 April 1852, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1854 Birth of Child
Olivier PELOQUIN was born 25 February 1854, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1855 Birth of Child
Sophie PELOQUIN was born 23 September 1855, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1858 Birth of Child
Delphis PELOQUIN was born 13 April 1858, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1859 Birth of Child
Marie-Cordelia-Emma PELOQUIN was born 26 November 1859, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada

1861 Is this him?

Quebec Census, 1861
name: Olivier Peloquin
gender: Male
census place: Sorel (St-Pierre), Richelieu, Quebec
age: 30
estimated birth year: 1831
birthplace: B. C.
marital status:
religion: C Romain
page number: 221
line number: 36
film number: 517413
lac film number: C-1312
digital folder number: 4108815
image number: 459
(CANADA) - 1861 Canadian Census

1861 Birth of Child
Georgianne PELOQUIN was born 2 September 1861, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1863 Birth of Child
Pierre-Urgele PELOQUIN was born 21 May 1863, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada

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

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

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.

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

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.

1865 Birth of Child
Marie-Parmelie PELOQUIN was born 26 August 1865, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1866 Birth of Child
Joseph-Nazaire PELOQUIN was born 12 October 1866, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada
1869 Birth of Child
Joseph PELOQUIN was born 3 December 1869, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada

1871 Is this him?

Canada Census, 1871
name: Olivier Peloquin
gender: Male
age: 39
calculated birth year: 1832
country or province of birth: Q.
marital status: Married
ethnic origin: Francaise
religion: Catholique
census place: Ste-Victoire d, Richelieu 120, Quebec
page number: 21
line number: 13
house number: 52
family number: 58
film number: 2229025
library and archives canada film number: C-10063
digital folder number: 4395547
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1876 Marriage / Partner
Olivier PELOQUIN and Mathilde BARDIER dite SANSOUCY 24 April 1876, Sainte-Victoire-de-Sorel, Québec, Canada

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