Livian Gallant

Brief Life History of Livian

When Livian Gallant was born on 15 April 1891, in Saint-Charles, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Theophile Gallant, was 30 and his mother, Magdeleine Emillienne Robichaud, was 41. He had at least 1 son and 5 daughters with Marie Susanne Daigle. He died on 7 March 1933, in his hometown, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Livian Gallant
1891–1933
Marie Susanne Daigle
1897–1935
Mary Glorianne Antoinette Gallant
1922–2012
Marie Edith Gallant
1925–
Bertha Gallant
1926–2012
Jeanne Gallant
1928–1971
Marie Lorette Gallant
1928–1930
Ovila Gallant
1930–1986

Sources (6)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Livian Gallant - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Livian Gallant
  • Livain Gallant, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"
  • Livain Gallant, "New Brunswick Provincial Deaths, 1815-1938"

World Events (1)

1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Adrien, Gilles, Yvon, Alphonse, Andre, Camille, Emile, Lucien, Normand, Pierre, Adelard, Alban.

English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Galand, Galant, from ancient Germanic Waland, of uncertain origin but apparently not related to the source of Wayland .

English (East Anglia): nickname from Middle English gala(u)nt ‘merry; dashing, spirited, bold’ (Old French galant, see Galland 1).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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