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Re: Loiselle's of Montana abt.1900
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: October 13, 2012 at 17:04:29
In Reply to: Loiselle's of Montana abt.1900 by Stephen Gillette of 213

Hi. I'm not related to this family. There was a John & Mary Loiselle living in Butte in 1910:


1910 United States Federal Census about John Loiselle
Name:        John Loiselle
Age in 1910:        55
Birth Year:        1855
Birthplace:        Canada French
Home in 1910:        Butte Ward 7, Silver Bow, Montana
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Immigration Year:        1884
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Mary Loiselle
Father's Birthplace:        Canada French
Mother's Birthplace:        Canada French
Household Members:        
Name        Age
John Loiselle         55 b. 1855 Can-Fr, par b. Can-Fr; Teamster, city
Mary Loiselle         49 -wife- b. 1861 Can-Fr, par b. Can-Fr; married 31 years; 5 children/5 surviving
Alexander Loiselle 19 -son- b. 1891 Montana

In 1920 there is a little boy named James A living with them:

1920 United States Federal Census about John M Loiselle
Name:        John M Loiselle
Age:        66
Birth Year:        abt 1854
Birthplace:        Canada
Home in 1920:        Butte Ward 7A, Silver Bow, Montana
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Immigration Year:        1884
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Mary J Loiselle
Father's Birthplace:        Canada
Mother's Birthplace:        Canada
Home owned:        Own
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Household Members:        
Name        Age
John M Loiselle        66 b. 1854 Canada-French, par b. Can-Fr; Laborer, General
Mary J Loiselle        59 -wife- b. 1861 Can-Fr, par b. Can-Fr
Alex W Loiselle        28 -son-widower- b. 1892 Montana; Driver, Taxi Cab
James A Loiselle        8 -son- b. 1912 Canada-Fr, parents b. Can-Fr
Sophronia Garrison        63 -roomer- b. Missouri

Kind of old for Mary to be having a baby.. 51.

Here is the family in 1930, where John is listed as "adopted son":

1930 United States Federal Census about James Loiselle
Name:        James Loiselle
Gender:        Male
Birth Year:        abt 1912
Birthplace:        Canada
Race:        White
Home in 1930:        Butte, Silver Bow, Montana
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Marital Status:        Single
Relation to Head of House:        Adopted Son
Household Members:        
Name        Age
John M Loiselle        74 -widower- b. 1856 Mass [sic], parents b. Can-Fr
Alexander W Loiselle        38 -son- b. 1892 Montana; Taxi Owner, Own Stand
Verne S Loiselle        32 -dau in law- b. 1898 Montana; Book keeper, Taxi Stand
James Loiselle         18 -adopted son- b. 1912 Canada-French, parents b. Unknown; Chauffer, Taxi Co.

This might be an obituary for John Loiselle:

"John Loiselle, Early-day Teaming Contractor, Hotel Man, Passes. Death came to John Loiselle, 81 year-old Butte resident, yesterday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Henry... He came to Butte in 1882. His home was at 1367 Harrison ave... Born in West Farnham, Canada, he came west when a young man... In 1903 he came to Butte to operate the old Bay City cafe.. For 15 years he was a teamster at the Black Rock mine... Survivors are sons-in-law and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Henry, Mr. and Mrs. Grover Hausworth of Hollywood, Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Dora Lanctot of Butte; sons and daughters-in-law, Mrs. and Mrs. Alex Loiselle, Mr. and Mrs. James Loiselle and Bill Loiselle of Butte..." ~Montana Standard (Butte) 5 Jan 1936

Here is a possible death notice for James:

"James A. Loiselle, 58, 2538 Kossuth, died Sunday in a local hospital." ~Montana Standard 11 Aug 1969

His funeral included "military rites" conducted by the "United Veterans Counncil" and he was buried in "Bishop Finnegan plot in Holy Cross Cemetery."

Here is a death record for him:

Montana, Death Index, 1954-2002 about James A Loiselle
Name:        James A Loiselle        
Father:        Loiselle
Death Date:        10 Aug 1969
Age:        58
Death County:        Deer Lodge
Residence:        Silver Bow, Montana
File Number:        3963
Marital Status:        MARRIED OR SEPARATED

His Soc. Sec. death record provides a birth date:

Social Security Death Index about James Loiselle
Name:        James Loiselle        
SSN:        517-05-1367
Last Residence: 59701 Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States of America
Born:        10 Aug 1911
Died:        Aug 1969
State (Year) SSN issued: Montana (Before 1951)

Hope this helps. Annie


       



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