Marie Marcoux

9 January 1823–9 May 1913 (Age 90)
Canada

The Life Summary of Marie

When Marie Marcoux was born on 9 January 1823, in Canada, her father, Pierre Marcoux, was 27 and her mother, Marie Bouthillet, was 24. She married Onesime Lussier on 21 January 1845, in Saint-Aimé, Pierre-De Saurel, Quebec, Canada. She died on 9 May 1913, in Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 90.

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Onesime Lussier
1822–1854
Marie Marcoux
1823–1913
Marriage: 21 January 1845

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 2
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 7
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1863
Age 40
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

French: from a personal name derived from the Germanic personal name Markwulf, Markolf, composed of the elements mark ‘borderland’ + wulf ‘wolf’. The name was borne by a 6th-century abbot of Cotentin, who is commemorated in various place names in Normandy: for example Saint-Marcouf in Calvados and Manche.

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

Possible Related Names

Marcoe
Marcou

Sources (1)

  • Marie Lucier, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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