Alphonse Patenaude

19 January 1892–10 May 1985 (Age 93)
Sainte-Marie-de-Monnoir, Rouville, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Alphonse

When Alphonse Patenaude was born on 19 January 1892, in Sainte-Marie-de-Monnoir, Rouville, Quebec, Canada, his father, Charles Alphonse Arthur Patenaude, was 34 and his mother, Marie Parmelia Savaria, was 24. He married Yvonne Benoit in 1914. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 May 1985, in Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 93.

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Alphonse Patenaude
Yvonne Benoit
Marriage: 1914
Alice- Blanche Patenaude

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Charles Alphonse Arthur Patenaude


    Marie Parmelia Savaria




    Charles Alphonse Arthur Patenaude



    Mediana Emelie Patenaude


World Events (8)

1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 3

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 25

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

French: from the Latin phrase pater noster, ‘our father’, an metonymic occupational name for a maker of rosary beads. Compare Paternoster .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alphonse Patenaude, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Alphonse Patenaude, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Alphonse Patnaude in entry for Marie Blanche Alice Patnaude, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008"

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