Rose-Anna Tanguay

13 November 1907–6 July 1994 (Age 86)
Quebec, Canada

The Life of Rose-Anna

Rose-Anna Tanguay was born on 13 November 1907, in Quebec, Canada as the daughter of Francois-Xavier Tanguay and Philomène Gosselin. She married Joseph Hermenegilde Fontaine on 14 June 1932, in Saint-Thomas, Missisquoi, Quebec, Canada. She died on 6 July 1994, in Dolbeau, Lac-Saint-Jean-Ouest, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hermenegilde Fontaine
Rose-Anna Tanguay
Marriage: 14 June 1932

Spouse and Children

14 June 1932
Saint-Thomas, Missisquoi, Quebec, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    Francois-Xavier Tanguay


    Philomène Gosselin




    Francois Tanguay


    Ursulle Tanguay


    Nazaire Tanguay


    Marie Rose Anna Lucie Tanguay



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World Events (2)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 73

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 75

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.

Name Meaning

French (Breton) and English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, a contraction of Tanneguy, from Breton tan ‘fire’, and ki, ‘dog’, which was borne by a 6th-century Christian saint associated with Paul Aurelian. The name was introduced to England at the time of the Norman Conquest.

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

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