Delphis Gamache

20 July 1896–1954 (Age 57)
Mont-Saint-Grégoire, Iberville, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Delphis

When Delphis Gamache was born on 20 July 1896, in Mont-Saint-Grégoire, Iberville, Quebec, Canada, his father, Amédée Gamache, was 45 and his mother, Célina Kaigle, was 42. He lived in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years and Saint-Jean, Iberville, Quebec, Canada in 1911. He died in 1954, at the age of 58, and was buried in Mont-Saint-Grégoire, Iberville, Quebec, Canada.

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Delphis Gamache
Mary Bertrand

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Amédée Gamache


    Célina Kaigle





    Joseph Gamache


    Alma Gamache


    Euphemie Gamache


    Adélard Gamache


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

French: habitational name from places in Eure and Somme called Gamaches, first recorded in the 8th century as Gannapio and Gammapium respectively. The place names are of uncertain origin; one suggestion is that they may have been named with the Celtic elements cam ‘bent’, ‘winding’ + apia ‘water’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dolgilis Gamache in household of Amedie Gamache, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Delphis Gamache in household of Celina Gamache, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dalphils Gamache in household of Amede Gamache, "Canada Census, 1911"

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