Elizabeth Boivin

January 1855–1928 (Age 73)
Maskinongé, Maskinongé, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Boivin was born in January 1855, in Maskinongé, Maskinongé, Quebec, Canada, her father, Joseph François Boivin, was 34 and her mother, Elisabeth Gaudin Priscotte, was 30. She married Edouard Morin on 1 January 1872, in Saint-Justin, Maskinongé, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Spalding Township, Menominee, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Spalding, Menominee, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died in 1928, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Edouard Morin
1853–1928
Elizabeth Boivin
1855–1928
Marriage: 1 January 1872
William Murray
1872–
Geddo Murray
1874–
Clara Murray
1875–
Jerry Murray
1879–
August Murray
1883–
Adam Murray
1884–1948
Aldage Murray
1888–1955
Eddy Murray
1890–1890

Spouse and Children

    Edouard Morin

    Male1853–1928Male

    Female1855–1928Female

MARRIAGE
1 January 1872
Saint-Justin, Maskinongé, Quebec, Canada
children

(8)

    William Murray

    Male1872–Male

    Geddo Murray

    Male1874–Male

    Clara Murray

    Female1875–Female

    Jerry Murray

    Male1879–Male

    August Murray

    Male1883–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph François Boivin

    Male1820–Male

    Elisabeth Gaudin Priscotte

    Female1824–1907Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1846–Female

    Tharsille Boivin

    Female1847–Female

    Julie Boivin

    Female1848–1848Female

    Emilie Boivin

    Female1849–Female

    Marie-Leocadie Boivin

    Female1850–1935Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 8

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.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 20

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

French: nickname for a wine drinker, from Old French bei(vre), boi(vre) ‘to drink’ + vin ‘wine’. This name is sometimes translated as Drinkwine.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lizzy Murry in household of Eduard Murry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Murry in household of Adam Murry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lizzie Murray in household of Edward Murray, "United States Census, 1900"

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