Prosper Laflamme

1828–1900 (Age 72)
Canada

The Life of Prosper

When Prosper Laflamme was born in 1828, in Canada, his father, Louis Quimeneur, was 41 and his mother, Marie Josephe Morin, was 39. He married Rosalie Carrier on 2 February 1847, in Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Nelson, Mégantic, Quebec, Canada in 1861. He died on 11 November 1900, in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Lyster, Mégantic, Quebec, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Prosper Laflamme
1828–1900
Rosalie Carrier
1827–1897
Marriage: 2 February 1847
Marie Rosalie Laflamme
1847–
Edouard Laflamme
1862–1939
Antoine Laflamme
Marie Séraphine Laflamme
1849–
Louis LaFlamme
1860–1922
Jacques LaFlamme
1861–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 February 1847
Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada
children

(6)

    Marie Rosalie Laflamme

    Female1847–Female

    Marie Séraphine Laflamme

    Female1849–Female

    Male1860–1922Male

    Male1861–1920Male

    Edouard Laflamme

    Male1862–1939Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1787–1873Male

    Marie Josephe Morin

    Female1789–1860Female

siblings

(5)

    Joseph Louis Quemeneur dit Laflamme

    Male1823–1886Male

    Male1828–1900Male

    Jacques Quemeneur dit Laflamme

    Male1831–Male

    Eléonore Quemeneur dit Laflamme

    FemaleFemale

    Pierre Quememeur dit Laflamme

    MaleMale

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

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.
1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

Age 4

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.
1854

Age 26

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Androscoggin, Maine, United States

Name Meaning

French: nickname, or perhaps an occupational name for a torch bearer, from flamme ‘fire’ + the definite article la.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Prospére Laflamme, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Prospére Laflamme, "Quebec Census, 1861"
  • Prospere Laflamme en tant qu’entrée de Louis Laflamme et de Marguerite Violette, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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