Wilfred A Couture

25 March 1907–November 1977 (Age 70)
Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Wilfred A

When Wilfred A Couture was born on 25 March 1907, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, Joseph Edward Couture, was 28 and his mother, Rosanna "Rosaire" Allard, was 21. He lived in Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1910 and Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1942. He died in November 1977, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Pascoag, Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Couture
Rosanna "Rosaire" Allard
Beatrice Couture
Benjamin Couture
Camile "Gery" Couture
Normand Couture
Wilfred A Couture
Normand Evariste Couture
Henry Couture
Oscar Raymond Couture
Edgar Emile Couture
Gerard C Couture
Robert Couture
Gilbert Couture
Paul Couture
Lucille Couture

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Edward Couture


    Rosanna "Rosaire" Allard




    Beatrice Couture




    Henry Couture


    Oscar Raymond Couture


+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

French:1. metonymic occupational name for a tailor, from Old French cousture ‘seam’ (Latin consutura, from (con)suere ‘to sew (together)’). 2. metonymic occupational name for a holder of a smallholding, Old French couture ‘small plot’, ‘kitchen garden’ (Late Latin cultura, in classical Latin used in the abstract sense ‘cultivation’, ‘agriculture’, from colere ‘to till or tend’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilfred Couture in household of Joseph Couture, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wilfred Couture in household of Joseph Couture, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilfred Couture in household of Joseph Couture, "United States Census, 1910"

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