Phillip Gouin

1869–1887 (Age 18)
Cheboygan, Michigan, United States

The Life of Phillip

When Phillip Gouin was born in 1869, in Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, his father, Michel Gouin, was 35 and his mother, Matilda Margaret Desmarais, was 34. He lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1935 and Inverness Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died in 1887, in Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Cheboygan, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michel Gouin
Matilda Margaret Desmarais
Michel Gouin
Amsine Marie Gouin
Antoine Gouin
Jeremiah Gouin
Olivine Gouin
Issac Gouin
Louis Gouin
Phillip Gouin
Amos Gouin
Emma Gouin
Matilda Gouin
George Mitchell Gouine
William J. Gouin
Nelson Gouin

Parents and Siblings



    Michel Gouin


    Amsine Marie Gouin


    Antoine Gouin


    Jeremiah Gouin



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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1872 · The Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 3

The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument is a monument located in Downtown Detroit that was built in honor of those who lost their lives during the Civil War. The lowest sections of the monument have eagles with raised wings that guide the eye upward. The next section up has four male figures representing the Navy, Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery branches of the United States Army. Above them are four female figures that represent Victory, History, Emancipation, and Union. Capping the monument, an Amazon figure brandishes a sword in her right hand and a shield in her other. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 6

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

1 French: variant of Godin .2 Breton: nickname for a person with fair hair or a light complexion, from gwen ‘light’, ‘white’, ‘fair’. See also Gwynn .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Philip Goin in household of Michael Goin, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Philip Gouin in household of Michel Gouin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Phillip Gouin, "Find A Grave Index"

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