Prospere Gagnon

Male 1790 - 1847  (~ 56 years)    Has 81 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Prospere Gagnon 
    Relationshipwith Marie Therese Nadeau
    Baptized 17 Sep 1790  Ste-Anne, La Pocatière, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Madawaska Plantation, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 11 Aug 1847  Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 12 Aug 1847  Ste Luce, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Barnabé Gagnon,   b. 1528, La Gaignonnière, Tourouvre, Orne, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 Oct 1581, La Ventrouze, Orne, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 53 years)  (5 x Great Grandfather)
    Françoise Garnier,   b. 22 Feb 1637, Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, Basse-Normandie, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1709, Montmagny, Montmagny, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  (3 x Great Grandmother)
    Notes 
    • !LOCATION: Chip indicates that sometimes between the summer of 1831 and November 1833 Prospere and his family moved from Kamouraska to the St John River Valley.

      !CENSUS: He appeared in November 1833 in the 1833 New Brunswick Special Census of Madawaska as Prosper Gagione, living in the Settlement of Madawaska, on the right (south) bank of the St.John River, with his wife, three sons and two daughters, as a tenant. He possessed no livestock, had sown and grown no crops that year or in previous years. He is described as a laborer, as "poor" and "requiring assistance," and "in need of immediate relief."
    Person ID I3097  Antoine_Roy
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2013 

    Father AncestorsMichel Gagnon,   c. 13 Aug 1755, St-Roch-des-Aulnaies, L'Islet, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother AncestorsFélicité Pelletier,   c. 11 May 1754, St-Roch-des-Aulnaies, L'Islet, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 8 Apr 1777  St-Roch-des-Aulnaies, L'Islet, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife AncestorsMarie Anne Ouellet,   b. 15 May 1790, La Pocatière, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1847/1850  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1813  Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F692  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBaptized - 17 Sep 1790 - Ste-Anne, La Pocatière, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1813 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Michel Gagnon - 13 Dec 1814 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Antoine Gagnon - 22 Jun 1818 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Angélique Gagnon - 3 Aug 1821 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Marceline Gagnon - Abt 1822 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas Gagnon - 25 Jun 1823 - Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Aug 1847 - Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Aug 1847 - Ste Luce, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Chip Gagnon. Upper St John Valleyweb site, [Madawaska South of the St John River page 99 line 31].

    2. [S25] Chip Gagnon. Upper St John Valleyweb site, http://upperstjohn.com/gagnon/d613.htm,
      [shows source of information as Ste Luce Parish Records S22 p93, 1847].

    3. [S38] Ste Luce, Frenchville, Maine Parish RegisterUpper St John web site, Page 93a, Burial No S22,
      [Death date is shown as hier (yesterday). Age is shown as 55 ans (55 years old).].

    4. [S104] Leon Guimond. Mariages de Frenchville, Maine (Sainte-Luce) 1843-1970. p.36, 152.

    5. [S104] Leon Guimond. Mariages de Frenchville, Maine (Sainte-Luce) 1843-1970. p.36.