Marie Démérise Allen

1883–
Quebec, Canada

The Life of Marie Démérise

When Marie Démérise Allen was born in 1883, in Quebec, Canada, her father, David Allen, was 48 and her mother, Marie Sophronie Turcot, was 41. She married Joseph Cloutier on 28 August 1899, in Beauce, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Dorchester, Quebec, Canada in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Cloutier
1876–
Marie Démérise Allen
1883–
Marriage: 28 August 1899
Wilfrid Cloutier
1903–
Marie-Valéda-Elmire Cloutier
1904–1977
Marie Cloutier
1906–
Edouard Cloutier
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 August 1899
Beauce, Quebec, Canada
children

(4)

    Wilfrid Cloutier

    Male1903–Male

    Marie-Valéda-Elmire Cloutier

    Female1904–1977Female

    Marie Cloutier

    Female1906–Female

    Edouard Cloutier

    Male1910–Male

Parents and Siblings

    David Allen

    Male1835–1903Male

    Marie Sophronie Turcot

    Female1842–1928Female

siblings

(13)

    Male1861–1943Male

    Joseph Cyrias Allen

    Male1863–1928Male

    Joseph Stanislas Allen

    Male1865–1866Male

    Adelard Allen

    Male1867–1894Male

    Georges Allen

    Male1869–1899Male

+8 More Children

World Events (2)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 97

The Quebec independence referendum was the first in Quebec and was called by PQ government which advocated secession from Canada. Another one would happen 1995.
1982

Age 99

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from a Celtic personal name of great antiquity and obscurity. In England the personal name is now usually spelled Alan, the surname Allen; in Scotland the surname is more often Allan. Various suggestions have been put forward regarding its origin; the most plausible is that it originally meant ‘little rock’. Compare Gaelic ailín, diminutive of ail ‘rock’. The present-day frequency of the surname Allen in England and Ireland is partly accounted for by the popularity of the personal name among Breton followers of William the Conqueror, by whom it was imported first to Britain and then to Ireland. St. Alan(us) was a 5th-century bishop of Quimper, who was a cult figure in medieval Brittany. Another St. Al(l)an was a Cornish or Breton saint of the 6th century, to whom a church in Cornwall is dedicated.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Demerise Cloutier in household of Joseph Cloutier, "Canada Census, 1911"

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