Joseph Zephirin Fortin

13 November 1903–25 April 1977 (Age 73)
Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Joseph Zephirin

When Joseph Zephirin Fortin was born on 13 November 1903, in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, United States, his father, Philias Fortin, was 40 and his mother, Marie Alexandrine Fournier, was 32. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Mary Alice Piette. He lived in Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States in 1930. He died on 25 April 1977, in Danielson, Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Danielson, Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philias Fortin
1863–
Marie Alexandrine Fournier
1871–1952
Joseph Adolphe Fortin
1888–
Joseph Adelard Fortin
1895–
Alexina Fortin
1899–1967
Marie Evelina Fortin
1900–
Marie Rose Fortin
1902–
Joseph Zephirin Fortin
1903–1977

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Joseph Adolphe Fortin

    Male1888–Male

    Joseph Adelard Fortin

    Male1895–Male

    Female1899–1967Female

    Marie Evelina Fortin

    Female1900–Female

    Marie Rose Fortin

    Female1902–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Age 2

In 1905, a fire lookout tower (among the first of its kind) was constructed in Piscataquis County on Squaw Mountain. Due to Maine's abundance of lumber and paper mills, it was essential that a system be developed to help spot fires as quickly as possible.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Fort .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Zephren Fontin in household of Mitchel Piette, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Jephirin Fortin, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Joseph Tephirin Fortin, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"

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