Medora Bureau

1905–2009 (Age 104)
Quebec, Canada

The Life of Medora

Medora Bureau was born about 1905, in Quebec, Canada. She married Joseph Robert in 1925, in Saint-Méthode-de-Frontenac, Frontenac, Quebec, Canada. She died before 2009, at the age of 103.

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Joseph Robert
Medora Bureau
Marriage: 1925

Spouse and Children

Saint-Méthode-de-Frontenac, Frontenac, Quebec, Canada

World Events (4)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 75

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.

Age 77

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.
1995 · Second Sovereignty-Association Defeated

Age 90

This was the second attempt since 1980 at becoming a sovereign province with economic and political partnership between Quebec and the rest of Canada. This was defeated similarly to the first time they tried.

Name Meaning

French: from Old French, Old Occitan bureau, burel ‘frieze’, ‘coarse woolen material’ ( see Borel ).

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

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