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Surnames - Goudreau, O'Rourke, Sweeney, Morrow, Arnott, Gray, Dupras, Heikkala

Surnames - Goudreau, O'Rourke, Sweeney, Morrow, Arnott, Gray, Dupras, Heikkala

Aaron Sweeney (View posts)
Posted: 19 Mar 2004 4:20PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Goudreau, O'Rourke, Sweeney, Morrow, Arnott, Gray, Dupras, Heikkala
I have researched the following families. Several of my family trees are posted at http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/w/e/Aaron-P-Swe...

If you have any other information on these families, please contact me.

Aaron Sweeney

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.1

James P. LaLone (View posts)
Posted: 21 Mar 2004 2:50PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 16 Apr 2011 12:17PM GMT
Surnames: Goudreau, Vallier, Mullen, Mellon, Broyer, Broucher, Brouillart, Brouillette, Wachter, Derushe, Derusha, LaJoice, Gendron, Gendraw, Gendrau, LeJoice, Lavake, Levesque, Barille, Barile, Archambeau, LeDuc, Martin, Langevin, Paquin, Bellant, Obeshaw, Sharboneau, Higgins, Bicknell, Closs, Roby, Smith, Lutkins, McDonald, Prout, Kirridge, Kerridge, Barr, Franklin, Champaign, Prudhomme, Cheeseman, McLeod, Lauchray
I responded to this but it seem to have gotten lost - probably too long so will post in two parts.

1. Amable GOUDREAU, born 1824 in Montreal, Qc., CAN, died 19 Aug 1881/2 in Mackinac Co., MI. He is supposedly part Indian. On 1860 census says he is white. Durant #5-15.

He married (1) Mary VALLIER, 25 May 1840 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born C, 1826/7 in Collingwood, Ont., CAN, (daughter of Joseph VALLIER and unknown) died 24 Dec 1895 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI. Mary: Unsure by which wife children are from. The Mary b. c. 1827 CAN is part Indian accord to 1860 census. 1870 census b. c. 1825 CAN.

Children:
2. i Marie Josephine b. 4 Oct 1844.
3. ii Joseph b. c. 1847.
4. iii Eleanore b. 15 Dec 1850.
5. iv Abraham b. 15 Jan 1851.
6. v Caroline b. 6 Dec 1850/1/3.
7. vi Amable b. c. 1854/7.
vii Katherine GOUDREAU, born c. 1852 in MI.
viii Bernadette GOUDREAU.
8. ix Isabelle/Elizabeth b. 15 Feb 1857.
x Peter GOUDREAU, born 7 Dec 1870 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, died 2 Dec 1952.

He married Alice Ance MULLEN/MELLON, Apr 1893, born 1872, died 22 Aug 1913.



He married (2) Mary BROYER/BROCHER, born c. 1820 in CAN, died 24 Dec 1895 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI. Mary: Aka BROUILLART. Poss. of Collingwood, Ont? Same as 1st wife BROUILLETTE-VALLIER?

Children:
9. xi Josette/Josephine b. 31 Mar 1859.
xii Alexander T. GOUDREAU, born 16 Apr 1861 in MI, died 24 Nov 1928.

He married (1) Laura _____.
He married (2) Mary WACHTER, 1887.

xiii Louis G. GOUDREAU, born 25 Jul 1863 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 26 Jan 1934, occupation Lake Cpt.

He married Marie Genevieve DERUSHE, 27 Dec 1883 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 15/16 Jun 1865 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Joseph DERUSHE/DERUSHA Jr. and Josephine LAJOICE) died 30 Dec 1958. Marie: Aka Mary Jane/"Aunt Jane." No children.

10. xiv Isaac b. c. 1866.

Second Generation

2. Marie Josephine GENDRON/GENDRAW/GENDRAU, born 4 Oct 1844 in Gros Cap, Mackinac Co., MI. Aka Mary Jane GOUDREAU.

She married Augustus LaJOICE/LEJOICE, 21 Sept 1863 in Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1843 in CAN/MI, (son of Louis BARIL(LE)-LAJOICE/LASHAWAY and Mary LAVAKE/LEVESQUE) died Dec 1928, occupation fisherman. Augustus: Gros Cap Cem. states b. 1852, s/o James a cour-de-bois for the Hudson Bay Co.

Children:
i Mary Isabella LaJOICE/LEJOICE, born 1864/5 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 7 Oct 1927 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI.

She married (1) John Baptiste LAVAKE, 28 Sep 1879 in Clay Banks, Mackinac Co., MI, born 1859 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (son of John Batis LAVAKE and Isabelle PELLOT) died 13 Nov 1919 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, occupation fisherman, farmer. John: Or b. Beaver Is. (Mack. Fam.).
She married (2) Joseph ARCHAMBEAU Jr., born 1879, (son of Joseph ARCHAMBEAU and Elizabeth LeDUC) died 1948. Joseph: Durant lists as white.

ii Oliver LEJOICE.

3. Joseph GOUDREAU, born c. 1847 in Mackinac Co., MI, died 24 Nov 1907.

He married Mary Jane MARTIN, 10 Jan 1866, married (religious) 10 Jun 1867 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1843 in Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Antoine MARTIN and Lenore Louisa LANG(E)VIN/PAQUIN) died Jun 1921. Mary: Aka Mary Louise.

Children:
i Antoine J. GOUDREAU, born c. 1852 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI, occupation laborer.

He married Aurillia/Ella BELLANT, 17 Feb 1896 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1852 in Pt. LaBarbe, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Joseph BELLANT and Marie-Cordelia/"Lena/Leah" OBESHAW).

ii Mary Jane GOUDREAU. Mack. Fam. lists mo as Mary Louise.

She married Oliver LaJOICE, born Mar 1853/7 in MI, (son of Louis BARIL(LE)-LAJOICE/LASHAWAY and Mary LAVAKE/LEVESQUE) occupation laborer/fisherman.

iii Henry GOUDREAU.
iv Alexander GOUDREAU, died 1959 in WY.
v Alfred A. GOUDREAU.

He married Rose SHARBONEAU/CHARBONEAU, (daughter of Felix SHARBONEAU and Laura HIGGINS).

vi Leander GOUDREAU.

He married Belle BICKNELL.

vii Ellsworth GOUDREAU.
viii Clifford GOUDREAU. Twin of Esther.
ix Esther GOUDREAU. Twin of Clifford.
x Amable M. GOUDREAU, born c. 1868 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 28 Dec 1904 in Newton Twp., Mackinac Co., MI.

He married Mary Jane CLOSS, 30 Jan 1896 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 20 Jun 1878 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of John Baptiste CLOSS and Mary PAQUIN) died 22 Apr 1975, buried in St-Ignace Cath. Cem.

xi Caroline GOUDREAU, born c. 1871, died 1881.
xii Josephine GOUDREAU, born c. 1871.

She married Frank ROBY.

xiii Catherine GOUDREAU, died 1907.

She married Paul SMITH.

xiv Armine GOUDREAU, born 1882, died 1885.
xv Agnes GOUDREAU.

She married Charles LUTKINS.

xvi Helen"Ellen" Louise GOUDREAU, born 1886, died 1947.

She married Walter McDONALD.

4. Eleanore GOUDREAU/GRONDIN, born 15 Dec 1850 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 14/28 May 1877 in Moran, Mackinac Co., MI.

She married Charles LAVAKE, 26 Apr 1867 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 15 Feb 1845 in MI, (see note 1) (son of John Isaac LAVAKE and Susanne AIABENS) baptized 10 Sept 1845 in Ste-Anne's, Mackinac Is., Mackinac Co., died 31 Aug 1931 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, occupation fisherman. Charles: Durant 30-15.

Children:
i Mary LAVAKE, born c. 1865, died 1931.

She married John PROUT. John: White.

ii Sophia LAVAKE, born c. 1869.

She married Charles M. KIRRIDGE/KERRIDGE Jr., 6 Apr 1888 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 22 Aug 1861 in Barrie, Ont., CAN, (son of Charles KIRRIDGE Sr. and Anna BARR). Charles: White.

iii Lucy LAVAKE, born c. 1871 in MI, died 30 Dec 1911 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI. 1m. _____ FRANKLIN.

She married Alfred CHAMPAIGN, 27 Dec 1894 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1865 in CAN, (son of Henry CHAMPAIGN and Josephine PRUDHOMME). Alfred: Aka Frederick.

iv Amab LAVAKE, born 3 Nov 1876 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI.

He married Margaret _____.

v Lena LAVAKE.

5. Abraham GOUDREAU, born 15 Jan 1851 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 5 Mar 1912, occupation fisherman. MR says b. Moran. Gros Cap Cem. says b. 15 Nov 1851.

He married Catherine MARTIN, 23 May 1872 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 15 Nov 1851/3/4 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Antoine MARTIN Jr. and Susan _____) died 15 Aug 1911, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI. Catherine: Gros Cap cem. gives mo as Mary L.

Children:
i Peter GOUDREAU, born c. 1876, died Mar 1962 in Flint, Genesee Co., MI.
ii Anthony GOUDREAU, born 1877, died 1904.
iii Louis GOUDREAU, born 1884/9.

He married Belva"Bell" Ann CORP, born 21 Nov 1884, (daughter of Ignace Ambrose CORP and Agnes Elvira BLANCHARD) died 1942.

iv Joe GOUDREAU, born 1886, died 17 Feb 1978.

He married Phyllis PAQUIN, 19 Jul 1920, born 11 Mar 1893, (daughter of Frank PAQUIN and Mary Louise GRONDIN) died 23 Jan 1978.

v William GOUDREAU, born 1889.

He married Edith HALL.

vi Benny GOUDREAU, born c. 1892, died 24 Nov 1969.

He married Eloira/Elvira CHEESEMAN, born Nov 1908, (daughter of Elwin H. CHEESEMAN and Amable G. CORP) died 1980.

6. Caroline GOUDREAU, born 6 Dec 1850/1/3 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, died 26 May 1923 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI. Or she d. 6 May 1923 in St. Ignace.

She married John Raymond McLEOD, 1 Jun 1871, born 9 Jun 1825/6 in Messina/Ogdenburg, NY, (son of Allen McLEOD and Jennie LAUCHRAY) died 27 Jul 1908 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI.

Children:
i Bridget McLEOD, born 15 Nov 1872 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI, died 7 Mar 1955 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI.

She married Joseph Jesse DERUSHE, 17 Jul 1890, born Dec 1869/70/71, (son of Joseph DERUSHE/DERUSHA Jr. and Josephine LAJOICE) died 23 Sept 1925. Joseph: Aka Jessie Joseph.

ii Molly McLEOD.

She married William DERUSHE, born 13 Dec 1869 in St. James, Beaver Is., MI, (son of Joseph DERUSHE/DERUSHA Jr. and Josephine LAJOICE) died May 1933 in Middle Is., MI.

iii Maria Josephe McLEOD.
iv Laura McLEOD.
v J. John McLEOD.
vi Caroline McLEOD.
vii Isabella McLEOD.
viii Alexander M. McLEOD.
ix Betsy McLEOD.
x Sarah McLEOD.
xi Eunice McLEOD.
xii Caroline F. McLEOD.

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

James P. LaLone (View posts)
Posted: 21 Mar 2004 2:53PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 26 Nov 2005 5:42PM GMT
Surnames: Goudreau, LeBute, Turner, Wachter, Belanger, Lavake, Bellant, Therrien, Kewandaway, Davenport, McLeod, Rapin, Stebbins
Sorry this is confusing reading, wish the indents would show to make the reading easier, anyway here is the second part - ADDITIONS/CORRECTIONS greatly appreciated, thanks, Jim.

7. Amable GOUDREAU Jr., born c. 1854/7 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 1940, occupation fisherman.

He married (1) Mary A. LeBUTE, 19 Apr 1874, married (religious) 9 Mar 1875, born c. 1856 in Pt. LaBarbe, Mackinac Co., MI.


He married (2) Margaret LeBUTE, 25 Jan 1880 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1855/9 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Eli LaBUTE and Margaret _____) died 4 Jul 1884.

Children:
i George GOUDREAU, born in MI.

He married Lillie Mae TURNER.

ii Katherine GOUDREAU, born c. 1882 in MI, died 14 Apr 1899 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI.

He married (3) Agnes WACHTER, 20 May 1885 in Orville, Mackinac Co., MI, born 26 Nov 1860 in Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of John WACHTER and Marie/Mary BELANGER) baptized in Ste-Anne's, Mackinac Is., Mackinac Co.

Children:
iii John GOUDREAU.
iv Lucy GOUDREAU. M. Gus LAVAKE.
v Mary GOUDREAU, born c. 1886 in MI, died 16 Jun 1887 in Newton Twp., Mackinac Co., MI.

8. Isabelle/Elizabeth GOUDREAU, born 15 Feb 1857 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 9 Jan 1930/4 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI.

She married Joseph BELLANT Jr., 29 Jan 1880 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1853/5 in Pt. St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (son of Joseph BELLANT and Marie-Cordelia/"Lena/Leah" OBESHAW) died 11 Jan 1938 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI, occupation fisherman.

Children:
i Nelson BELLANT, born 1882 in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI, died Oct 1925. Supposedly had 21 children.

He married Ann TERRIEN, 18 Feb 1902, born 1884 in Scotts Point, Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of Charles TERRIEN and Margaret MASTON/MASTOW/MAISHTAW) died 1949.

ii (Le)Nora BELLANT, born 7 Jun 1884, died 25 Jan 1909 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI. d. 1908 gs.
iii Leo(n) BELLANT, born 1 Aug 1886 in MI, died 27 Sept 1956, buried in Epoufette, Mackinac Co., MI, occupation fisherman.

He married Edith LAVAKE, 22 Sept 1907 in Manistique, Schoolcraft Co., MI, born 22 Sept 1889 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, (daughter of John Napoleon"Paul" LAVAKE and Catherine CORP) died 1954.

iv Peter BELLANT.

9. Josette/Josephine GOUDREAU, born 31 Mar 1859 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 4 Dec 1912, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI. Or b. 31 Mar 1854.

She married Joseph KEWANDAWAY, 29 Apr 1876 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI, born 1 Dec 1849 in Naubinway, Mackinac Co., MI, (son of Peter KEWANDAWAY and Margaret ABBOTT) died 24 Mar 1935, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI. Joseph: Durant #9-36.

Children:
i Harry KEWANDAWAY, born c. 1876.

He married Nancy DAVENPORT, 31 Jul 1905, born 29 Mar 1877 in Cross Village, Emmet Co., MI, (daughter of William DAVENPORT Jr. and Teresa DAILY).

ii Mary KEWANDAWAY, born 4 Mar 1877 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, died 27 Jul 1966 in Tawas City, MI.

She married Charles BELLANT, 28 Jan 1895 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born c. 1866 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, (son of Joseph BELLANT and Marie-Cordelia/"Lena/Leah" OBESHAW) died Jul 1918 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI.

iii Peter KEWANDAWAY, born 8 Jul 1880, died 26 Sept 1958 in Wardner, B.C., CAN, occupation Light-house service.

He married Winnie McLEOD, 8 Aug 1910, born 8 Sept 1889, died 23 Sept 1991.

iv Louis KEWANDAWAY, born c. 1879, died 18 Nov 1943.

He married Lucy DAVENPORT, 19 Nov 1919.

v Rita/Retta KEWANDAWAY, born c. 1882/3.

She married (1) Elmer KING.
She married (2) Isaac BOUCHA, 26 Feb 1906 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI, born 20 Feb 1880, (son of Edward BOUCHER/BOUCHA and Catherine"Kate" ANCE) baptized 21 Feb 1880 in St. Ignatius of Loyola, St. Ignace, MI, died 4 Nov 1900 in St. Ignace, Mackinac Co., MI.
She married (3) John T. PIERSON, 4 Nov 1914.

vi Bernadette KEWANDAWAY, born 21 Jan 1886.

She married William RAPIN, 31 Oct 1906.

vii Margaret KEWANDAWAY, born 20 Apr 1888 in Hendricks Twp., Mackinac Co., MI.

She married (1) Jack SMITH.
She married (2) Orville LEAR.

viii Caroline KEWANDWAY, born 8 Jun 1890, died 24 Apr 1909, buried in Gros Cap Cem., Mackinac Co., MI. Note d. rec gives her from other mar.
ix Leonore KEWANDAWAY, born c. 1891/3.

She married Elmer CLEMENT.

x Aimee KEWANDAWAY, born 8 Mar 1896.

She married Bowman STEBBINS, 9 Jul 1920.

xi Eliza KEYANDWAY, born 13 Sept 1898 in MI, died 17 Sept 1898 in Moran Twp., Mackinac Co., MI.

10. Isaac GOUDREAU, born c. 1866 in MI, died 1888.

He married Mary Jane THERRIEN, born c. 1869 in MI, (daughter of Joseph THERRIAN Jr. and Margaret CLAUSS).

Children:
i _____ GOUDREAU.

She married William MONOSSO.

ii Margaret GOUDREAU.
iii Iva GOUDREAU.

She married _____ TOWNSEND.

iv _____ GOUDREAU.

She married Mark WILBUR.

v Lester GOUDREAU.
vi Noel GOUDREAU, died Dec 1927 in Manistique, Schoolcraft Co., MI.



Note 1 Also listed as b. Montreal, Qc.

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

Posted: 4 Apr 2004 4:09AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 16 Apr 2011 12:19PM GMT
Surnames: Goudreau, McLeod, McPhail, Bigelow
Thank you for posting the info about Amable Goudreau. My Gr. Gr. Gr. Grandparents are Amable & Mary Goudreau. My Gr. Gr. Grandmother is Caroline Goudreau. My Gr. Grandmother is Betsy McLeod--My grandmother is Caroline Isabell McPhail (m. Frank Bigelow -the 1st not the one from Brevort Lake--he's a half brother). My Son is real interested in tracing his ancestery, so this is a big help. I have no idea how to find info in Canada, but will continue to search. Thanks again. if you have any other info please email me.
Laurie Bigelow Spencer

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

Teresa (View posts)
Posted: 2 Jul 2004 8:36PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Laurie,

Amable and Maria are my great-great grandparents. I do have alot of info.

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

Aaron Sweeney (View posts)
Posted: 7 Jul 2004 12:38AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Goudreau
Great, can you send me what you have? I can open up most formats.

Thanks, Aaron

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

Laurie Spencer (View posts)
Posted: 7 Jul 2004 2:50AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Goudreau
Hi,
I would love to have the info that you have on Amable and Maria. I kind of deadended on the latter. Thanks \
lspencer@portup.com

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.2

Aaron Sweeney (View posts)
Posted: 25 Jul 2004 1:46AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Goudreau

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.1

Teresa (View posts)
Posted: 23 Aug 2004 1:47PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi James, This is my family. How are you related? Planning a big reuniion in Epoufette, MI next year.

Teresa

Re: Surnames - Goudreau, pt.1

Aaron Sweeney (View posts)
Posted: 23 Aug 2004 9:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Goudreau
Please let me know anytime you have a date for a Goudreau family reunion in Epoufette. I'll let the family know.

Aaron Sweeney (Amable, Joseph, Alfred, Yvonne, Kathleen, Me)
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