Villeneuve Family Tree
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FAMILY TREE OF
Jeremie, Michel, Michel, Pierre Prisque, Jacques, Mathurin, Mathieu, Mathurin, Mathurin, Guillaume
JEREMIE VILLENEUVE
born: 26 Mar 1811, St-Benoit, Deux-Montagnes, Qc
baptised: 26 Mar 1811, St-Benoit, Deux-Montagnes, Qc
baptism sponsors: Thomas Pilon and Reine Strasbourg (tante maternelle de l'enfant)
married: 21 Dec 1835, Congregational Church, Hawkesbury, Ontario
Marriage performed by Rev. William McKillican Congregational Church
died: 27 May 1887, Gracefield, Qc
burial: 29 May 1887, La Visitation Cemetery, Gracefield,Qc
burial witnesses: Leon Villeneuve and John Villeneuve (his sons)

1871 census: Wright County, Concession 9; lot 36; 400 acres; 100 cleared, 10 are for animals and one for gardening; 2 horses, 3 milk cows; 4 horned animals, 4 pigs; 1,600 blocks of pine.

Wife: REBECCA JINKS
born: 12 Mar 1818, Waterford, Ireland
baptism: Mar 15 1818, Waterford, Ireland
died: 03 Jun 1887, Gracefield, Qc
burial: 05 Jun 1887, La Visitation Cemetery, Gracefield, Qc
burial witnesses: Leon Villeneuve and Jeremie Villeneuve
On some of the Canadian church registers, Rebecca's name was written as Thinks/Gens/Jenks but in the Ireland registries, the name was Jinks

(Proof of birth for Rebecca was found by a descendant of Rebecca who travelled to Waterford Ireland and found the information in the Waterford Church registries. She also found Rebecca's sibblings with their dates of birth.)
Rebecca's parents were residents of Caledonia Springs, Ontario
Father: John Jinks
Mother: Mary-Ann (Unknown)
Father:MICHEL VILLENEUVE
Mother:THERESE STRASBOURG
CHILDREN SPOUSE
MERANCE REBECCA VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 01 Apr 1837, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 22 Apr 1837, L'Orignal, Ont.
married: 22 Apr 1870, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
Witnesses: Patrice Green and Xavier Ayotte
died: 02 Mar 1914, Gracefield, Qc
burial: 1914, Gracefield, Qc
(Note: According to the 1881 census for the Wright County, Alphonse and Merance Rebecca were living with Merance Rebecca's brother John and his wife Sarah)
Husband: ALPH0NSE GAREAU
born: 20 Jun 1838, Ontario
died: 20 Jun 1928, Gracefield, Qc
Father: Godfroy Gareau
Mother: Magdeleine Laframboise
 
JEREMIE FIRMIN VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 02 May 1838, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 19 May 1838, St-Jean-Baptiste, L'Orignal, Ont.
married: 05 Feb 1866, Maniwaki, Qc
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died: 12 Oct 1905, Hull, Qc
Wife: OCTAVIE BENARD
born: 29 Aug 1848, Montebello, Qc
died: 23 Aug 1930, St-Charles Hospice, Ottawa, Ont.
Father: Jean-Baptiste Benard
Mother: Seraphine Thomas-Tranchemontagne
 
LAURENCE VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 1839, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 1839, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
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died: 16 May 1872, Gracefield, Qc
burial: 18 May 1872, La Visitation Cemetery, Gracefield, Qc
burial witnesses: Jeremie Villeneuve and Octave Labelle
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MARY ANN JANE VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: Jul 1840, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 06 Sep 1840, St-Jean-Baptiste Church, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism sponsors: David Ryan and Elisa Donovan
married: 12 Feb 1855, St-Camillus of Farrellton, Qc
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Husband: EDOUARD (EDWARD) MATTHEWS
born: 24 Aug 1826
died:
Father: Peter Matthews
Mother: Margaret Hay
 
HELENE VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 25 Jun 1842, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 25 Sep 1842, St-Jean-Baptiste Church, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism sponsors: John Murray and Mary Colfort
married: 16 Oct 1871, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
Witnesses: Calixe Gareau and Joseph ???
died: 28 Nov 1886, Gracefield, Qc
burial: 30 Nov 1886, La Visitation Cemetery, Gracefield, Qc
Husband: JACQUES LAPRISE
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Father: Jacques Laprise
Mother: Philomene Lamontagne
 
ULRICK VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 05 Aug 1844, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 07 Jun 1846, St-Jean-Baptiste Church, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism sponsors: John Ryan and Catherine Flood
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JEAN (JOHN) VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 24 May 1846, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism: 07 Jun 1846, St-Jean-Baptiste Church, L'Orignal, Ont.
baptism sponsors: Matthew Flood and Ellen Ryan
married: 23 Apr 1870, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
marriage witnesses: Joseph Jobin and Joseph Turcotte
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Wife: MARY SULLIVAN
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Father: Jean Sullivan
Mother: Charlotte Brisson
 
LEANDRE VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: Jul 1848
baptism: 25 Feb 1849, St-Francois-De-Sales, Pointe-Gatineau, Qc
baptism sponsors: Thomas Crowe and Sophie Dupont
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LEONARD VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: Abt 1850
baptism:
married: 09 Jan 1873, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
Witnesses: Edward Matthews and Jean Villeneuve
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Wife: MARGARET O'ROURKE
born: Abt. 1854
died:
Father: James O'Rourke
Mother: Mary Matthews
 
ELIZABETH VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: Abt. 1853
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married: 17 Oct 1864, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
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Husband: FRANCOIS LANDREVILLE
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BETSY VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 1854
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ELIZABETH VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: Abt. 1857
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married: 24 Apr. 1876, La Visitation Church, Gracefield, Qc
marriage witnesses: Jeremie Villeneuve and Pierre Gravel
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Husband: ALPHONSE MENARD
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Father: Olivier Menard
Mother: Louise St-Maurice
 
LORENZA VILLENEUVE DIT NEWTON
born: 1858
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