When Philias Fauteux was born on 13 January 1877, in Saint Venant de Hereford, Compton, Quebec, Canada, his father, Onesime Fauteux, was 29 and his mother, Domitilde Crete, was 24. He married Rose DeLima Breault on 29 August 1904, in Saint-Malo, Compton, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Compton, Quebec, Canada in 1901 and Stanstead, Quebec, Canada in 1911. He died on 8 March 1963, in Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 86.
Some characteristic forenames: French Emile, Jacques, Laurier, Pierre, Remi, Alain, Andre, Armand, Dominique, Edmour, Fernand, Francois.
Altered form of French Faudeux:
derivative of Old French faude ‘pit for charcoal making’, used as a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a coalman.