Agathe Levesque

5 February 1793–2 January 1829 (Age 35)
Berthierville, Berthier, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Agathe

When Agathe Levesque was born on 5 February 1793, in Berthierville, Berthier, Quebec, Canada, her father, Pierre Lévesque, was 48 and her mother, Marie Agathe Provost, was 22. She married Pierre Piette dit Lafrenière on 10 July 1810, in Joliette, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 2 January 1829, in Sainte-Élisabeth, Joliette, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 35, and was buried in Sainte-Élisabeth, Joliette, Quebec, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Piette dit Lafrenière
1783–1858
Agathe Levesque
1793–1829
Marriage: 10 July 1810
Maxime Piette
1811–1886
Pierre Simon Piette
1811–1812
Amable Piette
1813–
Marie Piette
1823–
Pierre Piette
1815–
Amable Piette
1819–
Emelie Piette
1822–

Spouse and Children

    Pierre Piette dit Lafrenière

    Male1783–1858Male

    Female1793–1829Female

MARRIAGE
10 July 1810
Joliette, Quebec, Canada
children

(7)

    Maxime Piette

    Male1811–1886Male

    Pierre Simon Piette

    Male1811–1812Male

    Amable Piette

    Female1813–Female

    Pierre Piette

    Male1815–Male

    Amable Piette

    Female1819–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Pierre Lévesque

    Male1744–1821Male

    Marie Agathe Provost

    Female1770–1808Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

French: from Old French eveske ‘bishop’, Latin episcopus ( see Bishop ), with the definite article l(e), hence an occupational name for a member of a bishop's household, or a nickname for a solemn person. This is the most frequent of several alternative spellings in French Canada.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ste Genevieve, Berthier, Quebec, Canada Agathe Levesque birth record
  • Ste Elisabeth, Joliette, Quebec, Canada for Pierre Piette & Agathe Levesque marriage
  • Ste Elisabeth, Joliette, Quebec, Canada Agathe Levesque death record

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