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immigrant - Canada to US     Bruno  HUS COURNOYER

  (b. 20 March 1821 Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 2 October 1902 South Dakota, USA )  

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Bruno HUS COURNOYER was born 20 March 1821 in Sorel, Lower Canada. Bruno HUS COURNOYER was the child of Pierre HUS COURNOYER   and   Marie-Anne SALVAIL and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre HUS COURNOYER and Marguerite PELOQUIN FELIX (maternal)  Joseph SALVAIL and Catherine PELLETIER dite ANTAYA

Bruno was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1851.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Julia CASTONYAR 1851 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Julia CASTONYAR  was born abt. 1836 She died abt. 1855 in Nebraska, USA. 

He married  (2) Mary Louise PICOTTE 1856 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA .  The couple had (at least) 8 children. Mary Louise PICOTTE  was born 24 October 1839 in South Dakota, USA.  She died 3 February 1922 in South Dakota, USA. 

Bruno HUS COURNOYER died 2 October 1902 in South Dakota, USA.
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Bruno HUS COURNOYER married Native American   Julia CASTONYAR-- Date: 1851 Place: Sioux City, Iowa, USA


Children:

Native American flag  Leon COURNOYER (b.10 May 1852, Dakota Territory, USA  d. 21 October 1896, Armour, Douglas County, South Dakota, USA)

Native American flag  Estelle COURNOYER (b.abt. 1855, Dakota, Minnestota, USA  d. 1 December 1938, , South Dakota, USA)


Bruno HUS COURNOYER married Native American flag   Mary Louise PICOTTE-- Date: 1856 Place: Sioux City, Iowa, USA


Children:

Native American flag  Emily Gertrude COURNOYER (b.May 1857, , Iowa, USA  d. August 1941, Armour, Sprink, South Dakota, USA)

Native American flag  Mary Hermine COURNOYER (b.December 1861, , Nebraska Territory  d. 5 February 1925, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA)

Native American flag  Joseph Bruno COURNOYER (b.11 December 1864, Richardson, Nebraska Territory  d. 5 January 1925, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA)

Native American flag  Rose Harriet COURNOYER (b.6 June 1869, , Dakota Territory  d. 8 June 1951, Los Angeles, California, USA)

Native American flag  Paul COURNOYER (b.1 January 1870, Wheeler, South Daktota, USA  d. 13 May 1906, Kenel, North Dakota, USA)

Native American flag   Peter Joseph COURNOYER (b.3 December 1877, Wheeler, Douglas, Dakota Territory  d. 28 August 1941, Armour, Douglas, South Dakota, USA)

Native American flag   Christopher COURNOYER (b.27 May 1880, Wheeler, Charles Mix, Dakota Territory  d. 23 February 1957, Eugene, Oregon, USA)

Native American flag  Angela COURNOYER (b.24 January 1883, , Dakota Territory  d. August 1974, Tucson, Arizona, USA)


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Birth
20 March 1821
Sorel, Québec, Canada



USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed


USA 1826 - July 4 – Former US Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.


USA 1827 - February 28 – The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.


Canada By 1830, the struggle for democratic government in the colonies of British North America has reached fever pitch.


USA 1830 - May 28 – The Indian Removal Act marks the beginning of the forced relocation of five tribes of native Americans, known as Trail of Tears


USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper


USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence


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.


USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837


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.


USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail


USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States


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)


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


Canada 1842 - EARTHQUAKE


USA 1844 - May 24 – The first electrical telegram is sent over the telegraph by Samuel F. B. Morse from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. to the B&O Railroad "outer depot" in Baltimore, Maryland, saying "What hath God wrought".


USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.


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.


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.


USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form


USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations


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.


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.


USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.

1852 Birth of Child
Leon COURNOYER was born 10 May 1852, Dakota Territory, USA
1857 Birth of Child
Emily Gertrude COURNOYER was born May 1857, , Iowa, USA

1860 - Rulo, Richardson, Nebraska Territory

Name: Bruno Conyer
[Bruno Cournoyer]
Age: 28
Birth Year: abt 1832
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Canada
Home in 1860: Rulo, Richardson, Nebraska Territory
Post Office: Rulo
Family Number: 23
Value of Real Estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
Bruno Conyer 28
Louisa Conyer 22
Loo Conyer 7
Estes Conyer 5
Emily Conyer 3

1860 U.S. Census



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.


USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.


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


USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.


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.


USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.


USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America


USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves


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).


USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States


USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.


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


USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.


USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:


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


USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"


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.


USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)


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

1861 Birth of Child
Mary Hermine COURNOYER was born December 1861, , Nebraska, USA
1864 Birth of Child
Joseph Bruno COURNOYER was born 11 December 1864, Richardson, Nebraska, USA
1869 Birth of Child
Rose Harriet COURNOYER was born 6 June 1869, , South Dakota, USA

1870 - Charles Mix, Dakota Territory

Name: Bruno Cournoyer
Age in 1870: 45
Birth Year: abt 1825
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1870: Subdivision 1, Charles Mix, Dakota Territory
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Antelope
Value of Real Estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
Bruno Cournoyer 45
Louise Cournoyer 31
Emily Cournoyer 13
Harmine Cournoyer 9
Joseph Cournoyer 6
Rosa Cournoyer 1
Esther Cournoyer 15
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1870 Birth of Child
Paul COURNOYER was born 1 January 1870, Wheeler, South Daktota, USA


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.


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.


USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875


USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion


USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:


USA 1879 - Cleveland became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879 when Charles Brush successfully demonstrated arc lights on the streets.


Canada 1880-84 - The Canadian Pacific Railway recruits thousands of underpaid Chinese Labourers.

1877 Birth of Child
Peter Joseph COURNOYER was born 3 December 1877, Wheeler, Douglas, South Dakota, USA

1880 - Charles Mix, Dakota Territory

Name: Bruno Cournoyr
[Bruno Cournoyer]
Age: 58
Birth Year: abt 1822
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1880: Charles Mix, Dakota Territory
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Louisa Cournoyr
Father's Birthplace: Canada
Mother's Birthplace: Canada
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farmer
Cannot read/ write:

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1880 Birth of Child
Christopher COURNOYER was born 27 May 1880, Wheeler, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA


USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.


USA 1883 - November 18 – U.S. and Canadian railroads institute 5 standard continental time zones, ending the confusion of thousands of local times.


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.


USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.


USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.


Canada 1885 - November 7 - Canadian Pacific railroad completed (Montreal to Vancouver)


World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885).


USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.


Canada 1889 - The first Canadian troops sent overseas participate in the Boer War in South Africa (Oct. 30).


Canada 1890 - Free land for large families


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


USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.


World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition


USA 1894 - Pullman strike


Canada Massive waves of immigration, a headlong economic boom with the growth of prairie agriculture and urban industry transform Canada between 1896 and 1915.


World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike


USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.


USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.


USA 1898 - April 25 – Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain; the U.S. Congress announces that a state of war has existed since April 21 (later backdating this one more day to April 20).


USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.

1883 Birth of Child
Angela COURNOYER was born 24 January 1883, , South Dakota, USA
1896 Death of Child
Leon COURNOYER died 21 October 1896, Armour, Douglas County, South Dakota, USA

1900 - Howard, Charles Mix, South Dakota

Name: Bruno
[Br?? Cournoyer]
Age: 78
Birth Date: abt 1822
Birthplace: Canada French
Home in 1900: Howard, Charles Mix, South Dakota
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1839
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Mary L Cournoyer
Household Members:
Name Age
Bruno Cournoyer 78
Mary L Cournoyer 61
Emily Bay 43
Christopher Cournoyer 20
1900 U.S. Census



USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.


USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.


World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

Death
2 October 1902
, South Dakota, USA


Bruno is buried at: Holy Fellowship, Greenwood, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA

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