Jean Baptiste Croteau

23 April 1846–
Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Lotbinière, Canada East, British Colonial America

The Life of Jean Baptiste

When Jean Baptiste Croteau was born on 23 April 1846, in Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, Lotbinière, Canada East, British Colonial America, his father, Jean Baptiste Joseph Croteau, was 33 and his mother, Cecile Daigle, was 25. He married Marie Ferland on 12 November 1873, in Saint Romuald, Lévis, Quebec, Canada. He lived in Saint-Sylvestre, Lotbinière, Quebec, Canada in 1851.

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Family Time Line

Jean Baptiste Croteau
1846–
Marie Ferland
Marriage: 12 November 1873

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 November 1873
Saint Romuald, Lévis, Quebec, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    Jean Baptiste Joseph Croteau

    Male1813–1887Male

    Cecile Daigle

    Female1821–Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1846–Male

    Louis Egisipe Croteau

    Male1848–Male

    Marie Delphine Croteau

    Female1850–Female

    Francois Xavier Croteau

    Male1854–1901Male

    Credulia Marie Croteau

    Female1854–1911Female

+3 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 23

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1871

Age 25

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

French: of uncertain derivation; perhaps a diminutive of Crotte, a topographical name from Latin crypta ‘grotto’. Since the name Crotte is spelled and pronounced the same as a word meaning ‘excrement’, a family might have welcomed the opportunity to vary it.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jean Baptiste Croteau, "Canada Census, 1851"
  • Jean Baptiste Croteau, "Canada Census, 1851"
  • Jean Baptiste Croteau, "Canada Census, 1851"

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