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Mary\Marie Bourgeois

Mary\Marie Bourgeois

Female 1818 - 1900  (81 years)

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  • Name Mary\Marie Bourgeois 
    Born 4 Dec 1818  Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Her headstone in the cemetery in Minudie gives her birth year as 1820. Other sources imply a birth year of 1818 and her baptism entry gives her birth date as December 4th, 1818.-note by A.Owen, Jan2013
    Gender Female 
    Baptised 28 Jul 1819  the parish of Minudie Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Her godparents were Francois Brun and Anne Babin.
    Census 1871  River Hebert Polling District, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • She is a widow by the time this census is taken and is living with her four sons and two daughters. Also living with the family are two young Bushway (sic Bourgeois) children.
    Residence May 1877  Barronsfield, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • She and her family were living in Barronsfield when her two younger sons died of dyptheria in May 1877.
    Died 1900  [4
    Buried St Denis Cemetery, Minudie, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I14589  Annette - Research
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2013 

    Father Dominique Bourgeois,   b. Abt 1795,   d. Bef 11 Feb 1861  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Apollonie (Pauline) (Polonie) Burbine\Babin 
    Family ID F1584  Group Sheet

    Family Joseph Comeau,   b. 24 Mar 1819, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1871  (Age < 51 years) 
    Married Y  [7
    Children 
     1. Amos Comeau,   b. 24 Oct 1841, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1927, New Brandon, Gloucester County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Sylvine Como,   b. 12 Aug 1843, Minudie, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1924, Joggins, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Philoman Como,   b. Abt 1847, Memramcook, Westmorland County, New Brunswick Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1935  (Age ~ 88 years)
     4. Raphael Como,   b. Oct 1849,   d. 1877  (Age ~ 27 years)
     5. Apollonie (Polony\Pauline) Como,   b. 17 Aug 1852, Minudie, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1906, Weymouth, Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Simon Como,   b. 29 Oct 1855, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1877  (Age 21 years)
     7. Francois\Francis (Frank) Como,   b. 4 Aug 1859, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1877  (Age 17 years)
    Family ID F5950  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Mary Bourgeois (1818-1900)
    Mary Bourgeois (1818-1900)
    Daughter of Dominique Bourgeois & Apolline (Polonie) Babin.
    Image on glass.
    Mary (Bourgeois) Como, wife of Joseph Como
    Mary (Bourgeois) Como, wife of Joseph Como
    1818 - 1900
    Mother of Capt. Sylvine Como.
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    Mary (Bourgeois) Como  1818 - 1900
    Mary (Bourgeois) Como 1818 - 1900
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  • Sources 
    1. [S264] Ancestry.com. Drouin Collection(Acadia French RC Church Records),1670-1946, Memramcook, NB; St Thomas Parish,1819,p.79,B.775-bap..

    2. [S144] VitalStats: NS,Cumberland Co.,Prov.Archives,Govt. Records, website;yr:1924;bk:107;p.717-son's death.

    3. [S301] Census: 1871 Census of Canada/Nova Scotia/Cumberland, mf reel C-10556 Cumberland;Dist#5,J River Hebert;Enn.Div.#1;p.31-32;dwelling#108;family#110.

    4. [S11] Cemetery:Cumberland Co.Cemeteries, none., p.54;C166a.

    5. [S301] Census: 1871 Census of Canada/Nova Scotia/Cumberland, mf reel C-10556 Cumberland;Dist#5,J River Hebert;Enn.Div.#1;p.31-32;dwelling#108;family#110.
      mf reel C-10556 Cumberland;Dist#5,J River Hebert;Enn.Div.#1;p.31-32;dwelling#108;family#110:
      Como, Sylvine M 26 NS Catholic French Master Mariner
      Como, Philemom F 23 NB Catholic French
      Como, Raphael M 20 NS Catholic French Stone Cutter
      Como, Poloney F 18 NS Catholic French
      Como, Simon M 16 NS Catholic French Seaman
      Como, Frank M 11 NS Catholic French
      Como, Mary F 53 NS Catholic French widow
      Bushway, Jane F 4 NS Catholic French
      Bushway, Ellen F 2 NS Catholic French

    6. [S4] Book:Gilbert Seaman Diary 1875-1885 (B29), ISBN: 0-9692878-1-X., p.15.

    7. [S35] Info:Irene (Terrio) Melanson (T15).


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