Elie Beausoleil


The Life of Elie

When Elie Beausoleil was born in 1871, in Canada, his father, Felix Arthur Normandin Beausoleil, was 25 and his mother, Lucette Lejoly, was 27. He married Mary Ann Trottier on 11 September 1893, in Lafontaine, Tiny, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1920 and South Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1930.

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Elie Beausoleil
Mary Ann Trottier
Marriage: 11 September 1893
Mary Gladys Beausoleil
Delie Ann Beausoleil
Marie Beausoleil
Teresa Beausoleil
Isacë Aldy Beausoleil
Aldea Beausoleil
Marie Clarice Beausoleil

Spouse and Children

11 September 1893
Lafontaine, Tiny, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada


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Parents and Siblings

    Felix Arthur Normandin Beausoleil





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World Events (8)


Age 0

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 31

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of various minor places named with French beau ‘lovely’, ‘fair’ + soleil ‘sun’, probably denoting a place that was exposed to the sun. This name has been translated as Prettyson, which in turn gave rise to the frequent version Peterson. It has also been rendered into English as Bosley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elie Beausoleil, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eli Beausoleil, "Rhode Island State Census, 1925"
  • Eli Beausoliel, "United States Census, 1930"

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