Source Citations for Richard Lessard

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Source Citations

census-canada-1891-s1-quebec-wolfe-hamsud-20-21: 1891 Canada Census, schedule 1 [population], Québec, Comté de Wolfe (district 181, Richmond and Wolfe), Canton de Ham Sud (sub-district G, Ham South), pages 20-21; Census of Canada, 1891, database with images, Library and Archives Canada (https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/Pages/home.aspx: accessed before 20 Aug 2018), microfilm T–6417, image 30953_148219-00377

periodical-les-ages-de-soeurs-et-freres-1967: “Les âges de trois soeurs et deux frères forment l'imposant total de 434 ans,” human interest; La Tribune (Sherbrooke, Québec), 20 April 1967 (Thursday), page 11, column 1; photocopy, privately held [A copy can also be found on the website of BAnQ (Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec), under the BAnQ Numérique link; this provided the page number, but doesn’t contain Victoria’s granddaughter’s notes.]

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-canada-1891-s1-quebec-wolfe-hamsud-20-21:

Reference Detail: Page 20, lines 2-10, family 90

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Richard Lessard).

periodical-les-ages-de-soeurs-et-freres-1967:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Richard Lessard).

Birth Details

census-canada-1891-s1-quebec-wolfe-hamsud-20-21:

Reference Detail: Page 20, lines 2-10, family 90

Comment Detail: Source includes age (47; using the official census date of 6 April 1891 gives an approximate birth date range from 7 Apr 1843 to 6 Apr 1844) and location (Québec).

Death Details

periodical-les-ages-de-soeurs-et-freres-1967:

Comment Detail: Source indicates location (Maine) and age (98).

Marriage Details

census-canada-1891-s1-quebec-wolfe-hamsud-20-21:

Reference Detail: Page 20, lines 2-10, family 90

Comment Detail: Source indicates Richard Lessard and Aurélie (Provençal) were married.

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

census-canada-1891-s1-quebec-wolfe-hamsud-20-21:

Reference Detail: Page 20, lines 2-10, family 90

Comment Detail: Source includes official census date (6 April 1891) and location (Ham-Sud, Wolfe, Québec).

Research Notes Details

periodical-les-ages-de-soeurs-et-freres-1967:

(no additional information)