Marie Ernestine Josephine Dufresne

15 December 1895–about 1964 (Age 68)
Western, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Marie Ernestine Josephine

Marie Ernestine Josephine Dufresne was born on 15 December 1895, in Western, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States as the daughter of Victor Joseph Dufresne and Marienne Elizabeth Bellerose. She died about 1964, in Leominster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Victor Joseph Dufresne
Marienne Elizabeth Bellerose
Maria Victoria Dufresne
Joseph Louis Benjamin Norbert Dufresne
Joseph Francis Columbus Dufresne
Marie Ernestine Josephine Dufresne
Anistine Dufresne
Bella Susanne Dufresne
Annie Cecilia Dufresne
Eugean Omer Dufresne

Parents and Siblings

    Victor Joseph Dufresne


    Marienne Elizabeth Bellerose




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World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

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 5

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived near a prominent ash tree, from Old French fresne ‘ash’ (from Latin fraxinus), with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Ernestine Josephine Dufresne, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
  • Marie Ernestine Dufresne, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Marie Ernestine Josephine Dufresne, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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