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  (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.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

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

Bruno  married  (2) Mary Louise PICOTTE abt. 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.  Mary Louise died 3 February 1922 in South Dakota, USA. 

Bruno HUS COURNOYER died 2 October 1902 in South Dakota, USA.

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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? Habitants spent the wintertime cleaning and repairing tools and tending the animals. In spring they planted crops, took animals to pasture, and fixed fences. They ploughed the land with a team of oxen
1800s Etiquette1800s Advice And Etiquette For Men

Never walk fast in the streets, which is a mark of vulgarity, ill befitting the character of a gentleman or a man of fashion, though it may be tolerable in a tradesman .

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Bruno HUS COURNOYER


Bruno HUS COURNOYER married  Native American female ancestor Julia CASTONYAR-- Date: abt. 1851 Place: Sioux City, Iowa, USA

Children of Bruno HUS COURNOYER and Julia CASTONYAR:

Grave has been locatedflag Native American male ancestor Leon COURNOYER (b.10 May 1852, Dakota Territory, USA  d. 21 October 1896, Armour, Douglas County, South Dakota, USA)

Grave has been locatedflag Native American female ancestor Estelle COURNOYER (b.abt. 1855, Dakota, Minnestota, USA  d. 1 December 1938, , South Dakota, USA)

Bruno HUS COURNOYER married Grave has been locatedflag photo of Mary Louise PICOTTE  Mary Louise PICOTTE-- Date: abt. 1856 Place: Sioux City, Iowa, USA

Children of Bruno HUS COURNOYER and Mary Louise PICOTTE:

flag Native American female ancestor Emily Gertrude COURNOYER (b.May 1857, , Iowa, USA  d. 18 January 1944, , South Dakota, USA)

Grave has been locatedflag Native American female ancestor Mary Hermine COURNOYER (b.December 1861, , Nebraska Territory  d. 5 February 1925, Yankton County, South Dakota, USA)

flag Native American male ancestor Joseph Bruno COURNOYER (b.11 December 1864, Richardson, Nebraska Territory  d. 5 January 1925, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA)
m. Anna H WHEELER 30 January 1888

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

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

Grave has been locatedflag photo of Peter Joseph COURNOYER  Peter Joseph COURNOYER (b.3 December 1877, Wheeler, Douglas, Dakota Territory  d. 28 August 1941, Armour, Douglas, South Dakota, USA)
m. Ella Agnes GILKERSON 3 July 1908

Grave has been locatedflag photo of Christopher COURNOYER  Christopher COURNOYER (b.27 May 1880, Wheeler, Charles Mix, Dakota Territory  d. 23 February 1957, Eugene, Oregon, USA)

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

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1821 Birth
20 March 1821
Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
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
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
Leon Cournoyer 18
1870 U.S. Census
1870 Birth of Child
Paul COURNOYER was born 1 January 1870, Wheeler, South Daktota, USA
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
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Household Members:
Name Age
Bruno Cournoyr 58
Louisa Cournoyr 41
Emily Cournoyr 24
Armina Cournoyr 19
Joseph Cournoyr 15
Rosa Cournoyr 11
Paul Cournoyr 8
Peter Cournoyr 2
Christoff Cournoyr 1m
Paul Pecott 56

1880 U.S. Census
1880 Birth of Child
Christopher COURNOYER was born 27 May 1880, Wheeler, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA
1883 Birth of Child
Angela COURNOYER was born 24 January 1883, , South Dakota, USA

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Marche Richelieu, Sorel, Que.
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

Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
Hotel Saurel, Sorel, P.Q.
1902 Death
2 October 1902
, South Dakota, USA

Bruno is buried at: Holy Fellowship, Greenwood, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 4/11/2016 9:15:24 AM
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