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Grave has been located immigrant - Canada to US  female ancestor  Philomene  SURPRENANT

  (b. 3 August 1840 Québec Province, Canada   d. 20 February 1917 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Philomene SURPRENANT was born 3 August 1840 in Québec Province, Canada. Philomene SURPRENANT was the child of Louis SURPRENANT   and   Julienne DUQUET and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre SURPRENANT and Marie-Madeleine GERVAIS (maternal)  Michel DUQUET and Marguerite GRANGER

Philomene was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1854.

Philomene SURPRENANT died 20 February 1917 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA.

married Xavier Simpson (1835 - 1909)

Details of the family tree of Philomene appear below.
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.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? In early Quebec, French-Canadian women were dressed in a mantua, and an elegant headdress known as...Read MORE...

French-Canadian Culture ( /articles /french-canadiane-culture.html)
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The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., August 25, 1880

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3 August 1840
, Québec Province, Canada (Quebec)

1900 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts

Name: Philomine Simpson
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Southbridge Southbridge town (south of river but north of South St. & Main St.), Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
District: 1678
Gender: Female
Age: 61
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Wife
Number of Living Children: 8
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1910 Sterling, Worcester, Massachusetts

Name: Philomene Simpson
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Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1910
Event Place: Sterling, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
District: 1822
Gender: Female
Age: 70
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1840
Birthplace: Canada
Immigration Year: 1877
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20 February 1917
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

Name: Philomene Suprenant Simpson
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 20 Feb 1917
Event Place: Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 77
Birth Year (Estimated): 1840
Father's Name: Louis Surprenant
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Mother's Name: Julienne Duquette
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Spouse's Name: Exavier Simpson
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Certificate Number: 35
Page: 24
GS Film number:
Digital Folder Number: 005057330
Image Number: 00025

"Massachusetts, State Vital Records, 1841-1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:KB8C-ZZF : accessed 1 April 2015), Louis Surprenant in entry for Philomene Suprenant Simpson, 20 Feb 1917; citing Death, Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, certificate number 35, page 24, State Archives, Boston.

Philomene is buried at: Old Notre Dame/ St. Mary's/ Sacred Heart Cemetery
220 Charlton Street
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

Added: 4/1/2015 3:14:25 PM - Updated: 6/6/2017 12:03:55 PM

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