Joseph Lamontagne

Male24 December 1823–12 June 1910

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Lamontagne was born on 24 December 1823, in Bécancour, Bécancour, Quebec, Canada, his father, Francois Lamontagne, was 29 and his mother, Anna Marie Legare, was 25. He married Louise Helene Harrington on 4 February 1856, in Bécancour, Nicolet, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 June 1910, in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States.

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Joseph Lamontagne
Louise Helene Harrington
Marriage: 4 February 1856
Rosanna Lamontagne
Henri LaMontagne
Eugenie Lamontagne
Josephine Lamontagne
Georgianna Régina Lamontagne
Come Seraphin Lamontagne
Joseph Homer Leopold Lamontagne
Eloi Lamontagne
Marie Lamontagne

Sources (16)

  • Joseph Lamontagne in entry for Louis Eloi Lamontagne, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
  • Joseph Lamontagne in entry for Philippe Maillet and Regina Lamontagne, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1856Bécancour, Nicolet, Quebec, Canada
  • Children (9)

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    Siblings (8)

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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.

    1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

    Age 9

    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.


    Age 23

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Lucien, Marcel, Emile, Pierre, Aime, Andre, Fernand, Normand, Gaston, Ovide, Achille.


    habitational name for someone from any of several places called La Montagne, or a variant of the topographic name Montagne 1, with fused feminine definite article la.

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

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