Marie Tardif

5 May 1860–20 September 1933 (Age 73)
Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Marie

When Marie Tardif was born on 5 May 1860, in Maine, United States, her father, Louis Joseph Tardif Sr, was 36 and her mother, Sophie Bosse, was 30. She married Philippe A. Roy Sr. on 29 January 1877, in Frenchville, Aroostook, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 20 September 1933, in Fort Kent, Aroostook, Maine, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fort Kent, Aroostook, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philippe A. Roy Sr.
Marie Tardif
Marriage: 29 January 1877
Joseph P. Roy
Philippe A. Roy Jr.
Denis Roy
Alice P Roy
Belonie P. Roy
Pierre Paul "Pit" Roy
Modeste Roy
George Philippe Roy
Marie Roy
Eugenie Roy
Mary Pauline Roy
Marie Roi
Alphonse Roy
Edmund Roy

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1877Frenchville, Aroostook, Maine, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 3
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 21
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Andre, Marcel, Rosaire, Gaetan, Lucien, Renald, Alderic, Camille, Cecile, Elphege, Gaston.French, English, and Channel Islands (Guernsey): nickname for a sluggish person, from Old French and Middle English tardif ‘slow’ (from Late Latin tardivus, for classical Latin tardus). The English surname was reinforced by the corresponding name in the Channel Islands French. This surname is rare in Britain and Ireland.History: Olivier Tardif/Letardif from Étables-sur-Mer in Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany (France), married Barbe Émard in France in 1648.

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

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    Sources (31)

    • Marie Sardis in household of Philip Roy, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Mary T Roy in household of Phillip Roy Sr., "United States Census, 1930"
    • Marie Tardif, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"

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