††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Leo Fleury, #8


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anc.††††† ancestors††††††††††††††††††††† dau.†††† daughter†††††††††† ††††††††††† par.††††† parents

b.†††††††† born††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† desc.††† descendant††††††††††††††††††† poss.††† possibly

bp.†††††† baptized††††††††††††††††††††††† d.s.p.†† died without issue††††††††† ref.†††††† reference

bro.††††† brother††††††††††††††††††††††††† d.y.††††† died young††††††††††††††††††† rel.†††††† related, relative

bur.††††† buried†††††††††††††††††††††††††† div.††††† divorced††††††††††††††††††††††† rem.†††† removed

ca.††††††† circa†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† fam.†††† family†††††††††††††††††††††††††† res.††††† resided, lived at

ch.†††††† child, children††††††††††††††† fl.†††††††† lived, flourished sis.†††††† sister

c.r.†††††† church record††††††††††††††† g.s.††††† gravestone††††††††††††††††††† twp.†††† township

co.†††††† county††††††††††††††††††††††††† info††††† information††††††††††††††††††† w.†††††††† wife

d.†††††††† died, death††††††††††††††††††† marr.†† married†††††††††††† ††††††††††† wid.††††† widow, widowed


Query #229†† BAILLARGEON-BADGER seek info on Felix, Moses and Leo/Leon BAILLARGEON who lived in Fairfax, VT area in late 1800s but orig. came from Canada through NY to VT. Once in VT, Felix took the surname BADGER. (Cindie Badger,†† responses to Leo Fleury at VFCGS)

Query #230††† DesRUISSEAUX-BROOKS/DEMERS seek birth & par. of Merance (b. 16 May 1858 Glover,VT?) father poss. Joseph DesRuisseau. Merance marr. 20 Jun 1875 Barton,VT as Mary BROOKS to Florent/Fleuran DEMERS aka Clarence DAMON.

(Norma L. Boyce, 33 Bernice Ave., Manchester, NH 03109)

Query #231††† PETIT-LITTLE/DESCHENEAUX-DISHNO seek birth of Rosella C. b. per death ctf Apr 1842 Rutland, VT daug of Joseph & Mary Laura. moved to Essex Co. NY; Rosella marr. Charles DISHNO (DESCHENAUX) Jan 1857 Clinton Co. NY but living in Montana per 1880 & 1900 census.

(Virginia Proulx Thomas, 495 Lupine Way, Ventura, CA 93001)

Query #232††† GOUYD-GAUYD seek info on William GOUYD-GAUYD & family who settled early in Enosburg Falls, VT area. (Charles Gouyd, 6701 Carmel Hills Dr, Charlotte, NC 28226)

Query #233††† GILLETT/ANDERSON/SHANDREAU seek info on George ANDERSON (1794-1875) & wife, Clarissa SHANDREAU (1798- 1883) from VT. whose daug. Clarissa marr. Ambrose GILLETT (b. Can. c1826) who res. Chazy, NY. (Susan Ault, Rt 1 Box 102, Gainesville, MO 65655)

Query #234††† FOUNTAIN-LAFOUNTAIN/GOODRICH seek info on Joseph FOUNTAIN (LaFountain?) b. VT c1809 marr. c1834 VT to Marilla GOODRICH (b. 1816 Williston, VT).

(Sue Wood,†† reponses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #235††† FORTUNE/HEART seek info on William FORTUNE (b. 1817 France) who marr. 1840s to Mary J. HEART (b. Can); their son, Thomas H. b. 1843 St Albans, VT & d. 1888 Georgia, VT who marr. 24 Jun 1863 at Swanton, VT to Helen WASHBURN.

(James Fortune, 1000 Albert Rennolds Dr.†† Fredericksburg, VA 22401)

Query #236††† BOUCHARD/LíESPERANCE/KINVILLE seek info on family of Narcisse BOUCHARD (b. c1839 QUE Benjamin/Adelaide Simard) who marr. Eusebe LíEsperance at Baie St Paul,QUE 22 Nov 1864 (who were her parents?) Their son, George Bouchard (b. Baie St Paul 1872) marr. St Joseph, Burlington, VT 30 Jul 1896 to Sophia KINVILLE (b. NY c1874 parents?)

(Adam Boyce, 498 Boyce Rd., Williamstown, VT 05679)

Query #237††† †† BALL/LABEAU seek parents, birth, marr. of Orestus Joseph BALL who marr. Amelia LABEAU from QUE. (Anna W. Ball, 9101 155 Steilacoom Rd. SE, Olympia, WA 98513)

Query #238††† GOMO seek info on par. & family of Frank-Francis GOMO reportedly b. 1849 Underhill, VT or QUE marr.where? toPhebe or Delia Lewis.Frank died in Burlington, VT 12Sep 1946buried in

Lakeview Cemetery. (Linda Higgs, responses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #239††† ROWE/CROSS seek info on par. of Peter ROWE b. 1802 CAN/VT? who marr. c1840s VT? to Elizabeth-Betsey CROSS; had nine children & res. in Colchester, Williston & Burlington, VT.

Children incl. Amos 1845-1907; & Peter Jr. both serving in Civil War.

(Judith Mackinnon,†† responses to Leo Fleury c/o VGCGS)

Query #240††† GOSSELIN/THERRIEN seek marr. & par. of Gabriel GOSSELIN & wife, Marie THERRIEN.They lived around Rouses Point & Coopersville, NY as well as Alburg & Highgate, VT. Marie buried 1902 St Patrick Cem. Rouses Point. (Sue Bagley, 90 Cheyenne Rd., Colchester, IL 62326)

Query #241†††† BAGLEY/PERKINS seek info on George A. BAGLEY & his wife, Mary Perkins who lived around Windsor, VT c1840s) (Sue Bagley, see above addr.)

Query #242††† PLANT/WILLIS see info on par, marr. & death George PLANT & wife, Jennie WILLIS. George b. c1866-68 & died c1894-1900.Jennie b. c1878 & died 1940s. poss. Chittenden or Addison Cos. VT. Their son, Royal James Plant b. 1894 Milton d. c1931)

(Sue Chlebek, responses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #243††† ZACE seeking info on surname ZACE esp. Charles ZACE reportedly b. 15 Sep 1839 Montpelier,VT & whose obit claims that he was a member of the Vt Green Mtn Boys. His wife, name unknown, was believed to be French Canadian; they eventually settled in Bourbonnais, IL.

(Harold J. Voss, 919 South Division, Barrington, IL 60010)

Query #244††† MASKELL/MARTIN seek marr. of Henry MASKELL (b. England 1841) who marr. Rosella MARTIN (b. 1842) in Clarenceville, QUE. Their son, Frank Henry born there c1878; family moved to St Albans,VT. (Bernard F. Maskell Jr., 7 Rose Garden Court #6, Latham, NY 12110)

Query #245††† PATENAUDE/WARREN seeking info on ancestors & descendants ofMargaretPATENAUDE (b. 27 Dec 1875 Shelburne,VT daug. of Joseph N./Adeline LaFleur) seek Margaretís marr. to _____Warren. (Frank Patnaude††† reponses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #246††† MARTIN/GILBERT seek marr. Of John MARTIN to Pauline _______? before 1824 QUE?Their son, John G. F. Martin b. c1824 QUE & marr. 26 Jul 1844 Fairfield, VT to Lydia GILBERT (Alba Gilbert & Eunice Hubbell).

(George Thomas, 4319 Woodview Dr., Sarasota, FL 34232)

Query #247††† LUSSIER/JODOIN seek par. & ancestry of Charles H.LUSSIER (b. 6 Jan 1839 Three Rivers,QUE) who marr. 29 Jun 1862Burlington,VT to Zoe Cesarie JODOIN (b. 31 Aug 1840 Three Rivers,QUE). (Henry W. Ruh, Jr., 205 2d St, Palisades, NJ 07650)

Query #248††† HAZEN/AUSTIN seek marr. c1851 Burlington, VT of Daniel Peter Hazen (Joseph/Elizabeth-BetseyWhitney); Daniel bapt. Marieville, QUE Dec 1827.Marr. Margaret AUSTIN (b. 25 Dec 1833 St Albans, VT; par. unknown) Daniel & Margaret resided in Burlington & Charlotte, Vt. areas.(Frederick P. Hazen, 3063 Autumn Hill Trails, New Albany, IND 47150).

Query #249††† MORIN/BARNUM seek marr. & par. of Marie (Mary) Adelaide MORIN/MORAN (b. Jul 1839 Three Rivers, Que) marr. c1864 QUE to Jehiel Richard BARNUM (b. 1839 Shipton, QUE); their son, Louis Octave Barnum (b. 30 Jul 1868 prob. St Johnsbury, VT area).

(Mary Ann Meeker, 621 Green St, Boone, IOWA 50036).

Query #250††† STRONG/WESTOVER/BUTLER seek info on Joel L. STRONG (b. Vt.) lived & died in St Lawrence Co. NY 1851. Also, seek info on families of Seth Strong who marr. Deborah BUTLER.Their son, Nathan Strong marr. Sally Westover at Caldwell Manor, QUE.

(Jeanne Strong†† responses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS).

Query #251††† HARRIS/FOLEY seek info & ancestry of James HARRIS (b. 1854 Burlington,VT son of John Harris & Mary Foley). (James Harris†† responses to Leo Fleury, c/o VFCGS)

Query #252††† MORIN-MORAN/LABRECQUE/SHONIO seek info on family of Xenia-Xena MORIN-MORAN who marr. Mary _______? prob. in QUE & then moved to N.H.†† Their son, Joseph (b. Woodsville,NH 15 Apr 1877)marr. Elvira LABRECQUE; after her death, he marr2 Gertrude Davis SHONIO in VT. Joseph also had siblings Louis & Margaret.

(Sandy Dula†††† responses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #253††† BOYNTON seek birth & marr. Info on Andrew BOYNTON (b. 1734-36 Newfoundland);

marr. Elizabeth ______?; they moved to Pomfret, VT then to Alleghaney Co. NY.

(Fran Powell†† responses to Leo Fleury, c/o VFCGS)

Query #254††† BOISVERT/LAMBERT seek to confirm birth Claire/Clara BOISVERT 20 Mar 1897 White River Jct, VT area & subsequent baptism. Daug. of Ludger BOISVERT & Adelaide LAMBERT. Ludger died Amesbury, MA.

(Lynda St Laurent, 2015 rue Des Grands Monts, App6, Sherbrooke, QUE J1H 3Z6)

Query #255††† CADORET/ACKEY seek birth & par. info. on Eli Samuel CADORET (b. 1855-56 VT) who marr. 1885 VT to Cora Ella ACKLEY (b. 15 Jun 1867 Shrewsbury, VT daug of Joseph Warren/Lucy Maria Green) Eli & wife in 1900 Vt. Census at Shewsbury.

(Roger W. Brusco, 2117 N.41stAve., Hollywood, FL 33021)

Query #256††† HERRICK/JARVIS/CYRS seek Vt. marr.Arthur JARVIS (b. 1888 Vt Peter/Clara Cyrs) to Edith HERRICK (Wilber/Emma Turner); seek also par. & marr. of Peter JARVIS & Clara Cyrs.

(Robert F. King, 20 King Dr., Plainfield, NY 03781).

Query #257†††† DAIGLEseek par. birth & marr. on Louis Joseph DAIGLE b. VT? c1880-90s.

(Debra Eppel,†† responses to Leo Fleury, c/o VFCGS)

Query#258††† DUFRESNE-ASHE seek birth & marr. info. Louis-Lewis DUFRESNE aka Ash/Ashe/Ashey. Par. poss. Louis & Rosa (Briggs) b. St Hyacinthe, QUE.Louis marr.

Harriet-Hattie ______? & marr2Kathleen Gero-Girouxin Vt. (Kathleen b. 1852 Holland,VT).

(Karen A. Cate, 96 Clough Hill Rd., Lyman, NH 03585).

Query #259†††† AUBUCHON/BROOKSseek marr. of James BROOKS to Marie AUBUCHON prob. VT.

(Armanderesponses to Leo Fleury c/o VCGS).

Query #260††† ROUSSEL-RUSSELL/DESAUTELS/GUYETTE seek par., birth & marr. info.†† Francis Russell ( Francois Roussel) (b. 1785 Berkhire, Franklin Co. VT) who marr. Julia DESAUTELS (b. 1793 QUE/VT).Their son, Edward Benjamin Russell (b. 1839Montpelier,VT) marr. 1863 Danville,QUE to Orilla GUYETTE (b. 1843 Knowlton,QUE). (Shirley McKeown, 15187 Hudson Rd., Milton, DE 19968).

Query #261††† TRAVERSY/LATHE seek par., birth Anthony TRAVERSY prob. QUE 1780-90s; appeared in Salem, Orleans Co., VT by 1817.Marr. Nancy LATHE. Traversy has var.Traversey, Traverse, Travise, Traversee, Traverser, Traviso, Traverie plus dit name for Langlois.

(Laura Callier, 3700 E. Jewell Ave., Denver, CO 80210).

Query #262††† BRUSSO-BROUSSEAU/BREWSTER/WRIGHT seek marr. of Cyril-Sirell BRUSSO (or Bruseau, Brusseau, Brousseau etc.) which became BREWSTER after 1871.Born St Albans, VT area prob. 1813-27; arr. Agnes WRIGHT prob. 1850s where?Their children prob. b. VT Silas b. 13 Jul 1854; Agnes b.25 Oct 1856 & John b. 28 Oct 1858. Family not yet found in 1850 & 60 US Census; poss. in CAN.Sirell enl. at St Albans,VT in Union Army and have his mil. records.Appears in 1870 US census in CT & 1880 Albany,NY as Brusso.(S.E. Ziemniak,†† 3 Crystal Lane, Latham, NY 12110)

Query #263††† BROE seek info on John BROE & wife, Mary _____? in 1851 Que.Census at Frelighsburg,QUE Had eight child. prob. B. in VT or QUE; ie Sutton, St Armand, Frelighsburg, QUE and Richford, VT. (William Broe,†† responses to Leo Fleury c/o VFCGS)

Query #264††† BLACKMORE/PECOR-PICARD seek marr. VT?Eugene Alonzo BLACKMORE to Martha or Grace PECOR-PICARD & ancestors/descendants of both.Also seek marr.of Harry or George DIZOTELL to Grace or Martha LAMPHERE.

(Mary C. Plante, 1510 Richmond Rd., Hinesburg, VT 05461)

Query #265††† TRUDEL Leon TRUDEL has compiled a large data-base of twelve generations of TRUDELS and is interested in getting more of its U.S. connections.

He may be reached by e-mail at†† Pistonair@sympatico.ca



Our member Lorraine Lavertu Hussey (PO Box 412 Hardwick, VT 05843) has sent several pages of her CHABOT lineages that we are pleased to add to the VFCGS Archives in its SURNAME FILE.