Archille Plourde

Male2 February 1859–21 March 1945

Brief Life History of Archille

When Archille Plourde was born on 2 February 1859, in Kamouraska, Quebec, Canada, his father, Pierre Henri Plourde, was 36 and his mother, Marie Sophie Anctil, was 26. He married Margaret La Freniere on 27 May 1889, in Menominee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Stambaugh, Iron, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Wells Township, Delta, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 21 March 1945, in Wells, Delta, Michigan, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Escanaba, Delta, Michigan, United States.

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Archille Plourde
Margaret La Freniere
Marriage: 27 May 1889
Isadore Plourde
Elma Plourde
Marie Emma Plourde
Delia Virginia Plourde
Frank Plourde
Nepthali Plourde
Joseph Plourde
Peter Edward Plourde

Sources (24)

  • Archie Ploud, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Archille Plourde, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
  • Archie Plourde, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1889Menominee, Michigan, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

    Age 8

    A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 23

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Normand, Marcel, Cecile, Lucien, Camille, Fernand, Adrien, Andre, Armand, Gaston, Julien, Aime.

    French (mainly Vienne):

    variant of Pelourde, possibly a derivative of Old French palorde, a term denoting a type of shellfish (and hence an occupational surname for a harvester of such comestibles), or a habitational name from Pelourde, a place in Gironde.

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

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