Villeneuve Family Tree
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FAMILY TREE OF
Emilie, Jeremie Firmin, Jeremie, Michel, Michel, Pierre Prisque, Jacques, Mathurin, Mathieu, Mathurin, Mathurin, Guillaume
EMILIE VILLENEUVE
born: 22 Mar 1872, Gracefield, Qc
baptism: 24 Mar 1872, La Visitation, Maniwaki, Qc
baptism sponsors: Jean-Baptiste Benard and Seraphine Tranchemontagne
marriage #1: 23 Oct 1887, St-Thomas-D'Aquin Church, Billings Bridge, Ottawa, Ont.
marriage #2: Abt. 1887
(According to 1891 Hull Census, Emilie and Joseph Whissell were living on Kings Road, East Side in Hull, Qc)
died: 10 Feb 1954, Hull, Qc
burial: 13 Feb 1954, Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc

Husband #1: JOSEPH ROUSSEL
Father: Isaac Roussel
Mother: Mathilde Leblond
Husband #2: JOSEPH GILBERT WHISSELL
born: 19 Sep 1868, St-Andre-Avelin, Qc
Father: Etienne Whissell
Mother: Claire Leblond
Father: JEREMIE FIRMIN VILLENEUVE
Mother:OCTAVIE BENARD

(Note: Emilie had an accident on a trolly train . She fell and hit her head and died from a cerebral hemorrhage She was living with her daughter Gertrude at the time.

The family lived in Espanola near Manitoulin Island until a fire destroyed their home. The children were then separated and sent to live with other families. They were not reunited again and mostly lost contact with each other . Emelie at one time worked for the weathy O'Niel family in Ottawa taking care of their twins. The year 1910 seemed to be an eventful year for the family. The marriage of Emma, the birth of Gertrude and then the death of 7 year old Jeanne Lorette.
CHILDREN SPOUSE
EMMA WHISSELL
born: 01 Jul 1888, Gracefield, Qc
baptism:
baptism sponsor: Mary Whissell (Aunt)
Confirmation: 25 Jun 1899, Notre-Dame-De-Grace, Hull, Qc
Confirmation sponsor: Mary Whissell (Aunt)
married: 18 Apr 1910, Notre-Dame-De-Grace, Hull, Qc
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died: May 1964, Hull, Qc
burial: Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
(Note: Since Emma was born in 1888, she must have been the daughter of Joseph Roussel as Emilie married Joseph Gilbert Whissel only in 1891.)
Husband: RAPHAEL GIROUX
born: 20 Apr 1887, Montebello, Qc
baptism: 21 Apr 1887, Montebello, Qc
baptism sponsors: Felix Giroux and Emilie Lampron
died: Nov 1955, Hull, Qc
burial: 21 Nov 1955, Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
Father: Louis Giroux
Mother: Elizabeth Beauchamp
 
DANIEL WHISSELL
born: Abt. 1889, Gracefield, Qc
(Note that since Emilie married Joseph Gilbert Whissell in 1891, Daniel must have been the son of Joseph Roussel)
baptism:
married:
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died: 12 Oct 1894, Hull, Qc
 
 
JOSEPHAT WHISSELL
born: 20 Apr 1892, Hull, Qc
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died: 20 Apr 1892, Hull
burial: Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
 
 
JOSEPH WHISSELL
born: Mar 1894, Hull, Qc
baptism:
married:
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died: on Albert St, Hull, Qc, Wed. 20 Apr 1894 (age 1 month)
burial: Thurs. Apr 21, 1894, Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
 
 
ALFRED WHISSELL
born: Hull, Qc
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died:
 
 
JOSEPH WHISSELL
born: 28 Jun 1896, Hull, Qc
baptism:
married:
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died:
burial: Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
 
 
LAURETTE WHISSELL
born: 31 Oct 1902, Hull, Qc
baptism:
died:
burial: 31 Oct 1902, Hull, Qc
 
 
JEANNE WHISSELL
born: 27 Nov 1903, Hull, Qc
baptism:
died: Sun. 14 Aug 1910, on Alma St, Hull, Qc
burial: Mon. 14 Aug 1910, Lot 761, Notre-Dame Cemetery, Hull, Qc
 
 
ANITA ALFREDA WHISSELL
born: 08 Sep 1906, Hull, Qc
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GERTRUDE GILBERTE WHISSELL
born: 10 Jun 1910, Hull, Qc
baptism: 12 Jun 1910, Notre-Dame-De-Grace, Hull, Qc
married: May 1950, Notre-Dame-De-Grace, Hull, Qc
died: 18 Jan 1987, Hull, Qc
(Notes: From a common-law relationship, Gertrude Gilberte had: - Marie Jacqueline Whissell who married Albert Cloutier
- Peter Whissell, b. 12 Feb 1937, married Marilyn 03 Sep 1960. They had Micheal and Sharon. Sharon was married and lives in Texas. Michael married Muriel and they have three boys Colin, Spencer and Ethan, they live in Toronto, Ont. )
Husband: MELVILLE NEWBERRY
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MARGARET A. WHISSELL
born: 14 Sep 1918, Hull, Qc
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died: 20 Mar 1993, London, Ont.
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