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Re: Paul or Napoleon Godon Marriage to Pearl Godon Ontario Canada 1905
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: July 14, 2012 at 15:52:38
In Reply to: Paul or Napoleon Godon Marriage to Pearl Godon Ontario Canada 1905 by Gisele B of 402

Hi. I'm not related to this family. Here is this couple's marriage:

Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928 about Betsy Saunders
Name:        Betsy Saunders, of Missanabie
Age:        24
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1881; birth place "not given (Indian Girl)"
Father Name:        John Saunders
Mother Name:        Not given
Spouse Name:        Napoleon Goden of Lochalsh
Occupation: Fisherman
Spouse's Age:        33
Birth Year: abt 1872 ; birth place "not given"
Spouse Father Name:        Peter Mercier Goden
Spouse Mother Name:        Unknown
Marriage Date:        15 Jul 1905
Marriage Location:        Algoma District
Marriage County or District:        Algoma

Their daughter's delayed birth record states her parents' birth places:

Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913 about Marie Pearl Godon
Name:        Marie Pearl Godon
Date of Birth:        9 Nov 1910
Gender:        Female
Birth County or District: Sudbury (Village of Chapleau)
Father's Name:        Napoleon Godon, b. St. Anne Delaperade, Quebec
Mother's name:        Betsie Saunders, b. Missinabe, Ontario
Archive Name:        Archives of Ontario
Archive Series:        MS930
Archive Reel:        63
Dated: 18 Feb 1977 Niagara Falls, Ont.
Signed: Marie Pearl Breault

There was a Betsy Saunders living in Missinabe in 1901, but her father's name was Thomas:

1901 Census of Canada about Betsy Saunders
Name:        Betsy Saunders
Gender:        Female
Marital Status:        Single
Age:        16
Birth Day & Month:        4 May
Birth Year:        1885
Birthplace:        Onto
[Ontario, Canada]
Relation to Head of House:        Daughter
Father's Name:        Thomas Saunders
Mother's name:        Jane Saunders
Racial or Tribal Origin:        Ojibway (Ojibbeway)
Nationality:        Canadian
Religion:        Church Of England
Province:        Ontario
District:        Algoma
District Number:        44
Sub-District:        Missinaibi
Sub-District Number:        E2-2
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Thomas Saunders 56 b. 11 Mar 1845 Ontario; Trapper
Jane Saunders         38 -wife- b. 2 Apr 1863 Ont
Betsy Saunders         16 -dau- b. 4 May 1885 Ont
Andres Saunders 15 -son- b. 4 Apr 1886 Ont
Margareth Saunders 14 -dau- b. 12 Oct 1887 Ont
John Saunders         13 -dau- b. 4 Sep 1888 Ont
Phillip Saunders 12 -son- b. 24 May 1889 Ont
Valentine Saunders 11 -dau- b. 1 Apr 1890 Ont
Francis Saunders 10 -dau- b. 12 Jun 1891 Ont
Jane Saunders         8 -dau- b. 4 May 1893 Ont
Peter Saunders 3 -son- b. 10 Apr 1898 Ont

This might be a marriage for the youngest son, Peter:

Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928 about Peter Saunders
Name:        Peter Saunders
Birth Place:        Missanabie; Ontario
Age:        27
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1898
Father Name:        Thomas Saunders
Mother Name:        Anne Redbreast
Spouse Name:        Emily Soulliere
Spouse's Age:        19
Spouse Birth Place:        Missanabie; Ont
Spouse Father Name:        Walter Soulierč
Spouse Mother Name:        Louisa Gamany
Marriage Date:        23 Sep 1925
Marriage County or District:        Algoma

Hope this helps. Annie

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