Narcisse Bissonette

1821–1898 (Age 76)
Montreal, Canada East, British Colonial America

The Life of Narcisse

When Narcisse Bissonette was born on 13 September 1821, in Montreal, Canada East, British Colonial America, his father, Francois Xavier Bissonnette, was 46 and his mother, Josette Pinsonneault, was 38. He married Marcelline Brosseau on 31 May 1842, in Saint-Athanase, Iberville, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Friendship, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States in 1880 and Prescott Township, Faribault, Minnesota, United States in 1895. He died on 29 January 1898, in Minnesota, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Blue Earth, Faribault, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Narcisse Bissonette
1821–1898
Marcelline Brosseau
1824–1868
Marriage: 31 May 1842
Narcisse Nelson Bissonnette
1842–1938
Marcelline Bissonnette
1844–1894
Phoebe Bissonnette
1846–1898
David Bissonnette
1848–1877
Moses Bissonnette
1849–1894
Peter Bissonette
1851–1923
Sophie Bissonnette
1853–1886
Didace Bissonnette
1854–1886
Laurent Bissonette
1854–1924
Joseph Bissonnette
1856–1910
Octave Bissonnette
1858–1868
Phillip Bissonnette
1860–1935
Celina Brisson
1861–1938
Marie Marcellin Fabiana Bissonnet
1865–1865
Mary Bissonnette
1866–1924
Marie Cécile Bissonnet
1866–
Clara Bissonnette
1868–1949

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1842
Saint-Athanase, Iberville, Quebec, Canada
children

(17)

+12 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Francois Xavier Bissonnette

    Male1775–1827Male

  • Female1783–1807Female

siblings

(9)

  • Louise Bissonnet

    Female1803–1804Female

  • Emilie Bissonnet

    Female1805–1889Female

  • Sophie Bissonnet

    Female1806–1825Female

  • Olive Bisonnette

    Female1807–1864Female

  • Josephte Bissonnet

    Female1808–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

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 9

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 25

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

Name Meaning

French: variant of Bissonnette .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Narcisse Bissonet, "Quebec Census, 1861"
  • Norcise Bissonett, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Narcis Bissonett, "Minnesota, State Census, 1895"

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