1 July 1918–9 April 2003 (Age 84)
Saint-Benoit, Reunion, Indian Ocean Islands

The Life of Alice

When Alice FONTAINE was born on 1 July 1918, in Saint-Benoît, Réunion, France, her father, Charles AUGUSTIN Fontaine, was 29 and her mother, Amelina Laurence CHELLIER, was 25. She married Rene Hyacinthe Pedre on 21 June 1938, in Saint-Benoît, Réunion, France. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 9 April 2003, in Bras-Panon, Réunion, France, at the age of 84.

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Rene Hyacinthe Pedre
Marriage: 21 June 1938
vivian pedre

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21 June 1938
Saint-Benoît, Réunion, France


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World Events (8)

1920 · Treaty of Versailles 

Age 2

The Treaty of Versailles was signed in Paris to formally end WWI. It established Peace between the allied forces and set guidelines for Germany.

Age 6

Chamonix, France hosts Winter Olympic Games.
1944 · The Beaches of Normandy Get Stormed

Age 26

On June 6, 1944 United States forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France. The four beaches that were stormed were Utah, Omaha, Golden, and Juno.  It gave the allies what they needed to liberate Frane, which was the start to liberate the rest of Europe.

Name Meaning

Northern and central French: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well, Old French fontane, Late Latin fontana, a derivative of classical Latin fons ( see Font ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Alice FONTAINE - Government record: death: 9 April 2003; Bras-Panon, Reunion, Indian Ocean Islands
  • Legacy NFS Source: Alice FONTAINE - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Alice FONTAINE

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