Re: Lemieux,Madelina LaPointe, Wisconsin/Bad River Reservation
As far as the LaPointe LeMieux line goes, this is as far back as I have been able to get...I have some down lines:
1. FRANCOIS JEAN BAPTISTE1 LEMIEUX was born 1789, and died 26 Oct 1842 in LaPointe, WI1. He married ELISABETH GAUTHIER 1822. She was born Abt. 1799 in Lac Courte Oreilles, WI, and died Aft. Aug 1850.
Notes for FRANCOIS JEAN BAPTISTE LEMIEUX:
Francois Jean Baptiste LeMieux aka: Francois Jean Baptiste LeMieux dit LaSuisse, Frank Laswiss
Francois was a Voyageur and winterer for Cadotte & Co. Lac Courte Oreille
(Mackinac Notary Book 1806-1818).
Notes for ELISABETH GAUTHIER:
aka: Gokey Goke', Goquet, etc.
Place of birth: Lac Courte Oreilles
More About ELISABETH GAUTHIER:
Census: Aug 1850, PSheet 4B, Reel M432-1002 (100), Page 7, lines 4-8 list Lizette SUISE 50 F as head with Margaret 16 F, Aimatto 14 M, Louis 12 M and *leve 10 F
Child of FRANCOIS LEMIEUX and ELISABETH GAUTHIER is:
2. i. FRANCOIS JOHN BAPTISTE2 LEMIEUX, b. Aug 1823, Lac Courte Oreilles, WI; d. 13 Jun 1902, Superior, WI.
Generation No. 2
2. FRANCOIS JOHN BAPTISTE2 LEMIEUX (FRANCOIS JEAN BAPTISTE1) was born Aug 1823 in Lac Courte Oreilles, WI, and died 13 Jun 1902 in Superior, WI. He married ISABELLE CHLOTILDE O-SAW-GEE 27 May 1847 in LaPointe, WI, daughter of CHIEF O-SAW-GEE and MARGUERITE NAW-GAW-NAB. She was born Jun 1829 in Fond du Lac, Superior, WI, and died 1906 in Superior, WI.
Notes for FRANCOIS JOHN BAPTISTE LEMIEUX:
Place of birth has been said to be LCO (Lac Courte Oreilles, Sawyer County, Wisconsin),
Francois was a Voyageur, fisherman, backpacker of mail (1851).
Half Indian on mothers side. Listed in 1887 and 1889 Indian census (FDL) age 65 with wife Isabel age 55 and son John age 17.
On 1870 census Frank age 50, Chlotilde age 39 (no children listed). 1880 census Frank age 57, wife Elizabeth age 50, son Frank age 14 laborer, son John age 10.
Notes for ISABELLE CHLOTILDE O-SAW-GEE:
Isabelle aka: Isabel (1889 Indian census), Belle,
More About ISABELLE CHLOTILDE O-SAW-GEE:
Fact 1: 06 Sep 1835, Baptismal records, Leaf 7, place, Fond du Lac
More About FRANCOIS LEMIEUX and ISABELLE O-SAW-GEE:
Marriage: 27 May 1847, LaPointe, WI
Children of FRANCOIS LEMIEUX and ISABELLE O-SAW-GEE are:
3. i. MARGUERITE3 LEMIEUX, b. 30 Jan 1849, LaPointe, WI; d. 04 Jan 1940, Superior, WI.
4. ii. PIERRE BAPTISTE LEMIEUX, b. 14 May 1850, LaPointe, WI; d. 25 May 1938, Cloquet, MN.
5. iii. MARY-ANN LEMIEUX, b. 21 Jan 1856, Fond du Lac, MN; d. 25 Feb 1938, Superior, WI.
6. iv. FRANK WILLIAM LEMIEUX, b. 1866, Superior, WI; d. Unknown.
7. v. JOHN BAPTISTE LEMIEUX, b. May 1869; d. 30 Apr 1960.