Napoléon Brochu

5 May 1867–1 June 1953 (Age 86)
Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Napoléon

When Napoléon Brochu was born on 5 May 1867, in Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada, his father, Jacob Brochu, was 34 and his mother, Aurélie Godbout, was 19. He married Marie Bouffard on 15 July 1889, in Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Dorchester, Quebec, Canada in 1901 and Quebec, Canada in 1911. He died on 1 June 1953, in Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Napoléon Brochu
1867–1953
Marie Bouffard
1870–1928
Marriage: 15 July 1889
Marie-Anna ou Marie-Anne Joséphine Brochu
1892–1968
Joseph Brochu
1892–1892
Siméon Brochu
1893–1893
Joseph Napoléon Brochu
1893–1893
Éva-Denise Brochu
1895–1971
Marie-Antoinette Brochu
1897–1941
Alphonse Brochu
1898–1953
Ernest Brochu
1900–1903
Albert Brochu
1901–1961
Joseph Brochu
1903–1990
Lina "Alice" Brochu
1905–
Marie Philomène Blandine Brochu
1906–1910
Joséphine "Émérilda" Brochu
1907–1907
Irène - Étiennette Brochu
1910–2005
Marie Reine Brochu
1910–
Gérard Brochu
1911–1982

Spouse and Children

    Male1867–1953Male

    Marie Bouffard

    Female1870–1928Female

MARRIAGE
15 July 1889
Saint-Isidore, Dorchester, Quebec, Canada
children

(16)

    Female1892–1968Female

    Joseph Brochu

    Male1892–1892Male

    Siméon Brochu

    Male1893–1893Male

    Joseph Napoléon Brochu

    Male1893–1893Male

    Éva-Denise Brochu

    Female1895–1971Female

+11 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Brochu

    Male1832–Male

    Aurélie Godbout

    Female1848–Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1867–1953Male

    Marie Brochu

    Female1878–Female

World Events (2)

1869

Age 2

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1871

Age 4

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

French: from brochu ‘to provide with a lance or spear’ or an equivalent of broché ‘brocade’, ‘brocading’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Nap Brochu, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Napolion Brocher, "Canada Census, 1911"

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