Ovila Cossette and Exilda Pinard were married on 13 June 1887 in Lake Linden, Houghton County, Michigan. According to both civil and church marriage records (and later U.S. census listings), they were both from Canada. Neither marriage record gives their parents’ names.
Ovila Cossette was born between 1861 and 1867, according to all available records. The civil marriage record indicates 1867 as his birth year, and the church record indicates 1864. The 1900 U.S. census records his birth as May 1861.
Exilda Pinard was born between 1871 and 1873. The civil marriage record indicates 1871 as her birth year, and the church record indicates 1873. The 1900 U.S. census records her birth as July 1873.
Does anyone know where and when either of them was born?