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Joseph Nadeau

Joseph Nadeau

Male 1809 - 1885  (75 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 92 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Joseph Nadeau 
    Relationshipwith Marie Therese Nadeau
    Born 22 Feb 1809  St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptized 4 Apr 1809  St-Basile, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Other Name José 
    Census 1880  Fort Kent, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 25 Jan 1885  Fort Kent, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried St Louis Old Cemetery, Fort Kent, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • !NOTE: José founded "La Grande Decharge" which is now Fort Kent in 1829. He had six children with Flavie L. Martin, all of whom were girls. (Fort Kent Centenial 1869 - 1969, page 2, which contains a picture of José)

      !ERRATA: Corrections from 'The Nadeaus of Fort Kent' by Guy Dubay in the St John Valley Times on Jun 21, 1995 - Jose married Sepraphine Martin, Flavie's older sister in 1834. Flavie married Romain Michaud, Jose's step-brother. Jose next married Elisa (Alice) White, daughter of Michael White and Mary Kavanaugh, who are both buried in the old cemetary across from St Louis.
    Person ID I611  Antoine_Roy
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2016 

    Father AncestorsJean Baptiste Nadeau,   b. 27 Jul 1768, Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1812  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother AncestorsMarie Anne Albert,   b. 5 May 1776, Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1858, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 7 Aug 1788  Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F79  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife 1 AncestorsSéraphine Martin,   b. 1817, St-Basile, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1846, St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [6, 7
    Married 28 Nov 1834  St-Basile, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife 2 AncestorsAlice Elizabeth White,   b. 1827/1828, Ballynahilg, County Kilkenny, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1883, Fort Kent, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1848  Ste Luce, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Nadeau, Joseph
    Nadeau, Joseph
    Picture of Joseph Nadeau in Fort Kent Centenial 1869-1969, page 2. The caption below the picture contains errors. Joseph was born in 1809 and not 1805 according to the St Basile parish registers. Joseph was married to Seraphine Martin on 28 Nov 1834. His step-brother, Romain Michaud was the one married to Flavie. He married his second wife, Alice, the daughter of Michael White and Mary Catherine Kavanaugh, on 6 Mar 1848 at Ste Luce, with whom he had 7 children.

    Histories
    Nadeau Town Founders in the St John Valley
    Nadeau Town Founders in the St John Valley
    José Nadeau was one of the first settlers in (La Grande Decharge) Fort Kent, Maine and Sifroid Nadeau was one of the first settlers in Eagle Lake, Maine.

  • Sources 
    1. [S50] St Basile de Madawaska Parish Register, LDS Film # 0859896, 0859897, and 0859898., FHL film #0859896 item 4.

    2. [S65] 1880 U.S. Census, Maine, Aroostook County, Fort Kent >Dist 199 > img 30 > page 30B >25 Jun 1880.

    3. [S93] Database search of St Louis Cemetery, Fort Kent, Maine, Compiled by Simone Levesque, (Provided by Ken Roy on his web site).
      Tombstone in St Louis Cemetary across from St Louis in Fort Kent. Listing of tombstones in row 5 in StLouisCemetery.txt in D:\Download\GenealogyPages\St-John_Valley shows date of death and age as 75 yrs. 11 mos. 3 days

    4. [S138] Database search of old St Louis Cemetery, Fort Kent, Maine, Compiled by Penny Gail Laporte and list initially shown on web by Norma Kennedy Plourde, (Provided by Ken Roy on his web site), Row 5.

    5. [S172] Dictionnaire généaligique du Madawaska, Henri Langlois, (St Basile, Madawaska 1 March 1971), Vol 5.

    6. [S104] Mariages de Frenchville, Maine (Sainte-Luce) 1843-1970, Leon Guimond, page 158.

    7. [S172] Dictionnaire généaligique du Madawaska, Henri Langlois, (St Basile, Madawaska 1 March 1971), Vol 7 page 79.

    8. [S50] St Basile de Madawaska Parish Register, LDS Film # 0859896, 0859897, and 0859898., FHL film #0859897 item 4.

    9. [S104] Mariages de Frenchville, Maine (Sainte-Luce) 1843-1970, Leon Guimond, page 65.
      identifies her as Elizabeth the daughter of Michael White and Mary Cavanaugh

    10. [S38] Ste Luce, Frenchville, Maine Parish Register, (Upper St John web site), Page 114, Marriage No M9.
      Joseph is shown as veuf en première noce (widower from first marriage) of Seraphine Martin. Elisa is shown as fille majeure (daughter of age) of défunt (deceased) Michel White and Marie Cavanaugh of Kilkenny, Irlande. Witnesses were Chrisostôme Martin and Richard Ley.