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Grave has been located immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor  Florentine  DESMARAIS

  (b. 14 November 1834 Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Lower Canada   d. 26 July 1912 Webster, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 77

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Florentine DESMARAIS was born 14 November 1834 in Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Lower Canada. Florentine DESMARAIS was the child of Jean-Baptiste DESMARAIS   and   Magdeleine (Madeleine) LACASSE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Benoit DESMARAIS and Marie-Agathe ST-JEAN dite LAPERCHE (maternal)  Joseph LACASSE and Marie-Apolline LACROIX

Florentine was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1889.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  François Xavier REMY April 12, 1858 in Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. François Xavier REMY  was born 8 January 1838 in Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada.  He died 6 October 1880 in Fall River, Massachusetts, USA.  He was the son of François REMY dit BELLEFLEUR and Marie-Celeste HAYET.

Florentine DESMARAIS died 26 July 1912 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA.
Details of the family tree of Florentine appear below.
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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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The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., March 9, 1881
  • 1834 Birth
    14 November 1834
    Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada
  • 1858 Marriage / Partner
    Florentine DESMARAIS and François Xavier REMY April 12, 1858, Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Rouville, Québec, Canada
  • 1859 Birth of Child
    Remi REMY was born 24 May 1859, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1862 Birth of Child
    Louis-Hector REMY was born 12 September 1862, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1864 Birth of Child
    Hormisdas REMY was born 9 March 1864, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1868 Birth of Child
    Jean Baptiste (John) REMY was born 24 June 1868, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1869 Birth of Child
    Albert REMY was born 6 August 1869, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)
  • 1873 Birth of Child
    Arzelie REMY was born 1 March 1873, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)

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