Toussaint Bouchard

24 March 1822–30 May 1892 (Age 70)
Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Charlevoix, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Toussaint

When Toussaint Bouchard was born on 24 March 1822, in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Charlevoix, Quebec, Canada, his father, Joseph Roger Bouchard, was 27 and his mother, Marie Olive Tremblay, was 25. He married Adélaïde St Jorre dite Sergerie on 16 November 1841, in Saint-Louis-de-Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 30 May 1892, in Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Toussaint Bouchard
1822–1892
Adélaïde St Jorre dite Sergerie
1821–1906
Marriage: 16 November 1841
Joseph Mederic Bouchard
1843–
Marie Elmyre Alda Bouchard
1850–1938
Marie Zoé Adéline Bouchard
1844–1880
Celina Bouchard
1846–
Charles Evanau Bouchard
1847–
Marie Claire Bouchard
1848–
Henriette Bouchard
1850–
Pierre Bouchard
1852–
Francois Xavier Bouchard
1853–1854
Francois Xavier Bouchard
1854–1925
Louis Bouchard
1856–1909
Joseph Toussaint Bouchard
1857–
Lumina Bouchard
1858–1903
Joseph Thomas Bouchard
1860–1861

Spouse and Children

    Male1822–1892Male

    Adélaïde St Jorre dite Sergerie

    Female1821–1906Female

MARRIAGE
16 November 1841
Saint-Louis-de-Kamouraska, Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada
children

(14)

    Joseph Mederic Bouchard

    Male1843–Male

    Marie Zoé Adéline Bouchard

    Female1844–1880Female

    Celina Bouchard

    Female1846–Female

    Charles Evanau Bouchard

    Male1847–Male

    Marie Claire Bouchard

    Female1848–Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Roger Bouchard

    Male1794–1872Male

    Marie Olive Tremblay

    Female1796–1854Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

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 8

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.
1846

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

French:1. from a Norman personal name, Bou(r)chart, composed of the Germanic elements bourg ‘fort’ + heard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. 2. nickname for someone with a big mouth (possibly in either a literal or figurative sense), from French bouche ‘mouth’ + the pejorative suffix -ard.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Toussant Bouchard in entry for Lumina Bouchard Campagna, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Toussaint Bouchard in entry for Francois Xavier Bouchard, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"
  • Toussaint Bouchard in entry for Louis Bouchard, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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