Florida Boudreau

Brief Life History of Florida

When Florida Boudreau was born on 11 February 1905, in Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Saul Boudreau, was 39 and her mother, Marie Goudreau, was 37. She married Louis Berard on 1 August 1927, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States. She lived in West Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States in 1920. She died on 10 October 1985, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in West Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States.

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Louis Berard
1900–1972
Florida Boudreau
1905–1985
Marriage: 1 August 1927

Sources (3)

  • Florida Boudreau in household of Simon Boudreau, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florida Boudreau Berard, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Florida Boudreau in household of Simon Boudreau, "United States Census, 1910"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1907 · Larchmont sinks

On February 11, 1907, a passenger ship gets rammed by a coal carrier just southwest of Watch Hill, Rhode Island. It takes only 10 minutes for the Larchmont to sink. Only 19 of those on board survive. The next day bodies of those that had been on the ship continue to wash up onto the shore.

1927

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Pierre, Girard, Jacques, Marcel, Camille, Emile, Gaston, Gilles, Lucien, Yvon, Alban.

French: derivative of the personal name Boudier, from the ancient Germanic name Bodhari, composed of the elements bod ‘messenger’ and hari ‘army’. Compare Boudreault , Boudreaux , Boudrot , and Budrow .

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

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