Name: Samuel Corriveau
Given Name: Samuel
Birth: 25 NOV 1865 in Halifax township,Comté Megantic,PQ 1 2 3
Death: 15 OCT 1927 in Barnet,Vt 4 of stomach cancer
Burial: 18 OCT 1927 Barnet Center Cem.,Barnet,Vt 5 6
Ancestral File #: c22
Halifax township is in the vicinity of Bernierville, Comté Megantic, PQ; about half-way between Sherbrooke & Quebec City [map]
Change Date: 14 NOV 2013 at 21:26:22
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Marriage Certificate [now(2001) in possession of grdau, Nancy (Corriveau) Donaghy]:
"Samuel Corriveau of Barnet
"Carrie Gilfillan of Barnet
"were united in marriage
"according to the ordinance of God and the Laws of
"the state of Vermont on the 29th day of
"October AD 1896
" Alex L. McGowan officiating
" Pastor, McIndoe Falls, Vt"
The ceremony was performed at the home farm of her father at East Barnet [Cal Rec news article].
1900: 20 June; [Barnet, Caledonia County, Vt; Dist 41; Sheet 8A/p.64; house 154 family 164]
"Samuel Corriveau; head; 34; b.FrCanNov1865; m.04y; farmer; own farm f&c; F:b.FrCan M:b.FrCan; immigrated to US 1880; res.here 20y; not naturalized
"Carrie B; wife; 26; b.VtFeb1874; moth of 1 ch 1 livg; F:b.Vt M:b.Vt
"Dorris A; dau; 8m; b.VtSep1889; F:b.Can M:b.Vt
"William Gilfillian; f-in-law; 78; b.VtAug1826; m.48y; F:b.Vt M:b.Scotland
"Alma; m-in-law; 68; b.VtJul1831; moth of 3 ch 3 livg; F:b.Vt M:b.Vt
"Theodore Huchinson; servant; 24; b.VtOct1875; single; F:b.Vt M:b.Vt
"Henry W Gilfillian; boarder; 62; b.VtDec1837; single; F:b.Vt M:b.Vt"
Father: David Corriveau b: AUG 1826
Mother: Marie-Henriette Binette b: 15 MAR 1835 in Comté Beauce,PQ c: 16 MAR 1835 in Cathedrale Ste-Marie,Beauce,Comté Beauce,PQ
Carrie Baker Gilfillan b: 2 FEB 1873 in Barnet,Vt
29 OCT 1896
in at her father's farm,Barnet,Vt 7 8
- Doris Alma Corriveau b: 26 SEP 1898 in Barnet,Vt
- Leon Wilbert Corriveau b: 9 AUG 1901 in Barnet,Vt
- Walter Napoleon Corriveau b: 19 MAY 1904 in Barnet,Vt
- Lyman Corriveau b: 3 DEC 1907 in home farm,Barnet,Vt
- Esther Lue Corriveau b: 28 MAR 1909 in Barnet,Vt
- Title: dc
Note: Source of "b. Nov 25 1865 Halifax, Canada East".
- Title: 1900 census
Abbrev: 1900 census
Name: St Johnsbury Athenaeum
Title: [HMC]History of Megantic County, PQ
Publication: Downhomers of Quebec's Eastern Townships; Gwen Rawlings Barry; Evans Books, 1999
Abbrev: [HMC]History of Megantic County, PQ
Page: maps, pp.14,15,18
Note: Townships are a division that are no longer used in PQ.
On current maps, Halifax was the area of St-Pierre Baptist - Lake William - Bernierville(St-Ferdinand-[de-Halifax]) - Vianney - Ste-Sophie.
It contained the parishes of: Bernier, Chandonnet, Frechette, Hillcrest, Kimberley, Lake Wilham, Mailhot, Pidgeon, St Pierre-Baptiste, St-Ferdinand-de-Halifax, Ste-Sophie, Vianney, and Woodside.
- Title: dc
Note: AE 61y 11m 10d
- Title: gs
Publication: visited, verified, usually sketched, and often photographed as well
- Title: dc
- Title: Newspaper account
Abbrev: Newspaper account
- Title: mc
Note: by Alexancer L McGowan, Pastor, Congo'l Chh., McIndoes Falls, Vt.
Original certificate in possession of niece Nancy (Corriveau) Donaghy.