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Rev. James Walter Lowrie (1856 - 1930)

James Walter Lowrie was a missionary under the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. in China from 1883 until his death. He served in Peking from 1883 until 1892, founded a...

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Rev. Reuben Post Lowrie (1827 - 1860)

Reuben Post Lowrie was a missionary under the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. in China from 1854 until his death, serving in Shanghai.

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Rev. Walter Macon Lowrie (1819 - 1847)

Walter Macon Lowrie, missionary, was born in Butler, Pa., Feb. 18, 1819; son of Walter and Amelia (McPherrin) Lowrie. He was graduated from Jefferson college in 1837, and from Princeton Theological sem...

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Rev. John Cameron Lowrie (1808 - 1900)

The Rev. Dr. John C. Lowrie, who was one of the foremost missionary workers in the Presbyterian Church, died at his home, 411 William Street, East Orange, Thursday night. He had been confined to his be...

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Rev. John G. Fee MP (1816 - 1901)

John Gregg Fee (September 9, 1816 - January 11, 1901) was an abolitionist, minister and educator, the founder of the town of Berea, Kentucky, and Berea College (1855), the first in the state with inter...

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George Dana Boardman (1801 - 1831)

) George Dana Boardman (February 8, 1801 – February 11, 1831) was an American missionary. He was born in Livermore, Maine, the son of the Rev. Sylvanus Boardman. He attended Colby College, and...

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Sarah Hall Boardman (1803 - 1845)

Sarah Hall Boardman (4 November 1803 – 3 September 1845), born in Alstead, New Hampshire, spent 20 years of her life in Burma (now known as Myanmar) doing missionary work. She and her husband ...

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Elizabeth Middleton Luce (1870 - 1948)

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Charlie Soong 宋耀如 (1864 - 1918)

Charles Jones Soong, American-trained missionary who became a successful businessman and industrialist in Shanghai as well as the patriarch of the influential Soong family. U.S. Coast Guard History...

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The Rt. Rev. Henry Benjamin Whipple, First Bishop of Minnesota (1822 - 1901)

Henry Benjamin Whipple (February 15, 1822 – September 16, 1901) was the first Episcopal bishop of Minnesota, a humanitarian and an advocate for Native Americans. Summary of his life Born i...

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Winnie Agnes Stewart (1900 - 1989)

Biography Recorded as written: Winnie Agnes Burr Stewart was born on November 26, 1900 in Leoti, Kansas. She attended Wichita County High School and received a B.A. from Park College in 1921. Prior...

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Herbert W. Stewart (1884 - 1963)

Created by: Sondra Record added: Feb 06, 2013 Find A Grave Memorial# 104735321 From his obituary: "Herbert Walker Stewart was a graduate from Grove City College in 1907 and from Western Theological...

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William Merrell Vories (1880 - 1964)

Merrell Hitotsuyanagi (一柳米来留,ひとつやなぎ めれる; October 28, 1880 - May 7, 1964), born William Merrell Vories, ...

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William Joseph Taylor, II (c.1859 - c.1936)

Fought in the Black Hawk War, Listed in Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah by Frank Esshom--------------------(son of William Joseph Taylor and Mary Bowring). Born November 23, 1859, at Provo, Utah. ...

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Jacob Vernon Hamblin, Sr. MP (1819 - 1886)

Jacob Vernon Hamblin, Sr (1818 - 1886) , son of Isaiah Hamblin and Daphne Haynes, was born 2 April 1819 at Salem, Ashtabula County, Ohio; he died at the age of 67 on 31 August 1886 at Pleasanton, Catro...

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William Cornelius Shipman (1824 - 1861)

William Cornelius Shipman (1824–1861) and Jane Stobie Shipman (1827–1904) were newly married in July 1853, when the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions sent them to Micro...

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Jane Stobie Shipman (1827 - 1904)

William Cornelius Shipman (1824–1861) and Jane Stobie Shipman (1827–1904) were newly married in July 1853, when the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions sent them to Micro...

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Peter Folger MP (1617 - 1690)

Peter Foulger (d. 1690) was an interpreter of the American Indian language for the first settlers of Nantucket. He was the grandfather of Benjamin Franklin.[1] He lived in Martha's Vineyard until 166...

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William Harrison Rice (1813 - 1862)

William Harrison Rice (1813–1862) was a missionary teacher from the United States who traveled to the Hawaiian Islands and managed an early sugar plantation. Life William Harrison Rice was...

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Amos Starr Cooke (1810 - 1871)

From the book Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Amos Starr Cooke- Amos and his wife, Juliette, were missionaries who ran the Chiefs' Children's School and taught Lili'u and other royal children there...

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Dwight Baldwin (1798 - 1886)

DWIGHT6, Seth5, Abiel4, Ezra3, Jonathan2, Joseph1 Dwight Baldwin (1798–1886) was an American Christian missionary and physician on Maui, one of the Hawaiian Islands, during the Kingdom of Hawa...

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Walter Frear (1828 - 1922)

Reverend Walter Frear, was born in Poughkeepsie, New York August 16, 1828, graduated from Yale in 1851, came to the Kingdom of Hawaii as a missionary'

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Jules Joseph Adolphe Jalla (1864 - 1946)

Adolfo (Jules Joseph Adolphe) Jalla (September 24, 1864 - January 17, 1946) Waldensian pastor and missionary in Zambia at the Malozi, wrote a grammar for Lozi - the language of the Malozi. President of...

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Brother Luc MP (1690 - d.)

Sommaire Né en France . Entra chez les Récollets et y prononça ses vœux sous le nom de Frère Luc. Ordonné prêtre à Québec le 7 oct...

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Father Armand de La Richardie, J.S. MP (1686 - 1758)

Sommaire Née à Périgeueux Entre chez les Jésuites à Bordeaux en 1703 et fut ordonné vers 1718. Troisième an de probation à Marennes (1718...

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Rev. Aaron Bancroft (1755 - 1839)

Aaron Bancroft (November 10, 1755 – August 19, 1839) was an American clergyman. He was born in Reading, Massachusetts to Samuel Bancroft and Lydia Parker. He began his studies during the Ame...

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George Richard Crooks (1822 - 1897)

George Richard Crooks (February 3, 1822 Philadelphia – February 20, 1897) was a United States writer, educator, and Methodist minister. Early career George Crooks was born in Philadelphia,...

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Robert Lindsay (1845 - 1911)

FATAL ACCIDENT Robert Lindsay, a Good Man, Gone Wednesday, about 11 o'clock a.m., while Brother Robert Lindsay and his sons-in-law Joseph Thomas, Jessup Thomas, and George Edler were unloading hay ...

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Mary Elizabeth Wood (1861 - 1931)

Mary Elizabeth Wood (August 22, 1861 – May 1, 1931) was an American librarian and missionary, best known for her work in promoting Western librarianship practices and programs in China. She is...

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Rev. William Perry Eveland (1864 - 1916)

William Perry Eveland (12 February 1864-24 July 1916) was a Missionary Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1912 and serving in the USA and in Southeast Asia. He was born 12 Februar...

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Joseph Clemens (1862 - 1936)

Joseph Clemens (9 December 1862 - 21 January 1936) was an American Methodist Episcopalian chaplain, missionary and plant collector who served and worked in South East Asia and elsewhere. He was born ...

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John Goucher (1845 - 1922)

John Franklin Goucher (1845-1922) was a Methodist pastor who was the co-founder and namesake of Goucher College in Maryland. John Goucher was born in 1845 in Pennsylvania to a Methodist family. He ...

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James Cooley Fletcher (1823 - 1901)

James Cooley Fletcher (1823–1901) was a Presbyterian minister and missionary with strong activities in Brazilian lands. Fletcher was born in Indianapolis, the son of Calvin Fletcher, a banke...

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Dr. Robert H. H. Goheen (1880 - 1968)

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Anna Keziah Ewing (1881 - 1968)

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Paul Langdon Ward (1911 - 2005)

Paul Langdon Ward (1911–2005) was an American academic, the fifth president of Sarah Lawrence College from 1960 to 1965. Life Ward was born in 1911 in Diyarbakir in what was then the Ottom...

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Rev. Albert Lacombe (1827 - 1916)

Albert Lacombe (1827-1916) was a French-Canadian Catholic missionary who lived with and evangelized the Cree and Blackfoot First Nations of Northwestern Canada. He brokered a peace between the Cree and...

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Rev. Georges-Antoine Belcourt MP (1803 - 1874)

George-Antoine Belcourt (1803-1874 was a Jesuit missionary and priest. He was born in Baie-du-Gebvre, Quebec and ordained in 1827. He was bilingual French and English. Father Belcourt aspired to do...

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George W. Romney, Governor of Michigan MP (1907 - 1995)

George Wilcken Romney (July 8, 1907 – July 26, 1995) was an American businessman and a politician. He was chairman of American Motors Corporation from 1954 to 1962. He then served as the 43rd go...

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Mitt Romney, 70th Governor of Massachusetts MP

W. Mitt Romney is the former Governor of Massachusetts. His influential father was thrice elected Governor of Michigan. The Romneys are Mormon, and he went on to Brigham Young University before matricu...

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Annie Walker Armstrong (1850 - 1938)

Annie Armstrong (July 11, 1850 – December 20, 1938) was a lay Southern Baptist denominational leader instrumental in the founding of the Woman's Missionary Union. Early life Annie Walker A...

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Gordon Douglass "Gymp" Hoople (1895 - 1973)

Gordon Douglass "Gymp" Hoople (born 19 February 1895 in Brooklyn, New York; died 4 June 1973 in Syracuse, New York), who after completing his Bachelor of Science (1919) and M.D. (1922) at Syracuse Univ...

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Ruth Agnes Hoople (1892 - 1972)

Ruth Agnes Hoople (born January 14, 1892 in New York; died July 1972 in Syracuse, New York), graduated from Syracuse University in 1914, and completed a Master of Arts in History in 1915; worked for th...

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Dr Johnston Lykins (1800 - 1876)

Johnston Lykins (April 15, 1800-August 15, 1876) was a prominent figure in the early history of the United States frontier settlement which became Kansas City, Missouri. He was the city's second Ma...

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Isaac McCoy (1784 - 1846)

Isaac McCoy (June 13, 1784 – June 21, 1846) was a Baptist missionary among the Native Americans in present-day Indiana, Michigan and Missouri. He was an advocate of Indian removal from the e...

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William Scott Ament ("Father of Christian Endeavor in China") (1851 - 1909)

William Scott Ament (Chinese Names: 梅子明 and 梅威良 Mei Wei Liang) (14 September 1851 – 6 January 1909 in San Francisco) was a missionary to China for the...

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Sydney Dix Strong (1860 - 1938)

Sydney Dix Strong was a Social Gospel minister in the Congregational Church and active in missionary work.

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Ruth A. Parmalee (1885 - 1973)

Ruth Azneve Parmelee (3 April 1885 – 15 December 1973) was a Christian missionary and a witness to the Armenian Genocide. She served as a nurse of the American Women's Hospitals Service to a l...

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Young John Allen (1836 - 1907)

Young John Allen (January 3, 1836 - May 30, 1907) was an American Methodist missionary in late Qing Dynasty China with the American Southern Methodist Episcopal Mission. He is best known in China by ...

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Florence Rigali AKA Sr. Mary David (1927 - 2008)

She was the one that received the announcement that her brother John Louis went missing in action during World War II. She was a nun in the order of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in the...

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Samuel Wells Williams (1812 - 1884)

Samuel Wells Williams (衛三畏; 22 September 1812 - February 16, 1884) was a linguist, official, missionary and Sinologist from the United States in the early 19th century.

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Bishop James Edward Lesslie Newbigin (1909 - 1998)

Bishop James Edward Lesslie Newbigin (8 December 1909 – 30 January 1998) was a British theologian, missiologist, missionary and author. Though originally ordained within the Church of Scotland...

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Father Anne de Nouë (1587 - 1646)

Rév. Père Anne de Nouë, né au diocèse de Reims en France le 7 août 1587, mort 1646. L'écrivain Adolphe-Basile Routhier a composé un poèm...

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Robert Lewis Dabney (1820 - 1898)

Robert Lewis Dabney (March 5, 1820 – January 3, 1898) was an American Christian theologian, Southern Presbyterian pastor, Confederate States Army chaplain, and architect. He was also chief o...

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Father Pierre Biard, J.S. MP (c.1567 - 1622)

(See French) Father Pierre Biard was a Jesuit priest, missionary in New France (Acadia) (1567 - 1622). His parents were Jean Biard , royal notary and chatelain of Gières near Grenoble and Jean...

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Father Énemond Massé (1575 - 1646)

(see French) Énemond Massé was a Jesuit priest and missionary (1575-1646). He was born in Lyon , France to François Massé and Phiippe Bica . He joined the Jesuits on 22 Au...

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Rev. Joseph-David Déziel MP (1806 - 1882)

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Very Reverand Jeanne Mance MP (1606 - 1679)

Notes Deuxième enfant d'une famille de 12. Elle avait c20 lorsque sa mère est morte. Location info: Champagne (birth), Ville-Marie (death). Pionnière de la Nouvelle-France ...

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Rev. Father Eugène Gauvin, O.M.I. (deceased)

Sommaire Prètre missionnaire, membre des Oblats de Marie-Immaculée . Missionnaire à Hébertville en 1853,

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Sgt. Jacob deShazer, Crew # 16 (1912 - 2008)

Japanese POW turned missionary to Japan Graduated from Madras High School, Madras, Oregon in 1931. Enlisted on February 26, 1940 at Fort McDowell, California. Attended Bombardier and Airplane Mecha...

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Father Joseph Poncet, S.J. MP (1608 - 1675)

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Father Gabriel Richard, PSS MP (1767 - 1832)

Gabriel Richard (15 October 17 - 13 September 1832), is considered to be a 'second founder' of Detroit. The motto he first penned, Speramus mellora; resurget cineribus , is still used by the City of De...

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Rev. Jean Le Sueur de Saint-Sauveur (1598 - 1668)

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Rev. Thomas Mayhew MP (c.1620 - 1657)

Additional information-proofs-citations added by E.C. Nickerson about this Ancestor: First Minister to the Native People in America. ::: Came to New England in 1630 in Governor Winthrop's Fleet with hi...

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Rev. Jean Basset MP (1646 - 1716)

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Rev. Father Charles Germain, SJ (1707 - 1779)

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Rev. Louis Soumande (1652 - 1706)

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His Eminence Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau MP (1820 - 1898)

(see French) Overview Elzéar-Alexandre Taschereau (February 17, 1820—April 12, 1898) was a Canadian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Quebec from 1871 ...

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Rev Hugh Jamieson Borthwick (1824 - 1916)

Hugh Jamieson Borthwick (1824-1916) School inspector, missionary. Born 26 July 1824, in Midlothian, Scotland, the son of John Borthwick and Elizabeth Jamieson. He was educated at Cauvions Instituti...

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Rev. Pierre-Clément Parent (1733 - 1784)

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Lacy Legrand Little (1868 - 1946)

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Rev. Pierre-Paul Gagnon MP (1649 - 1711)

Sommaire Fit ses études à Québec . Ordonné prêtre le 21 décembre 1677 par Mgr Laval . Missionnaire à sur la rive septentrionale du fleuve Saint-...

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Rev. Father Charles Raymbault, SJ (1602 - 1642)

Sommaire Charles Raymbault né en France le 6 avril 1602. Entra chez les jésuites à Rouen en 1621. Ordonné vers 1630. 1630-32 professor de belles-lettres à B...

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Mary Fearing, Missionary to the Congo (1838 - 1937)

Fearing, a former slave from Sumter County, Alabama, served as a Presbyterian missionary to the Congo in Africa. Maria (Ma-rye-ah) Fearing was born to Mary and Jesse on William O. Winston's Oak ...

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Christopher Holder "the Quaker" MP (1631 - 1688)

Christopher Holder (c. 1631—post-1676) was an English Quaker minister who immigrated to the Massachusetts Bay Colony, where he was persecuted for his beliefs. He was prohibited from preaching, i...

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Rev. John James Ransom (1853 - 1932)

1874 Graduated from Emory and Henry College in Emory, Virginia 1875 First pastorate in Nashville, Tennessee 1876 February – Arrived in Brazil as a missionary Served as a Missionary to Braz...

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Saint Jacques Buteux, SJ MP (1599 - 1652)

Bio Jacques Buteux est un Jésuit connu pour avoir évangélisé la région des Trois-Rivières. Il est considéré comme le fondateur de Cap-de-la-Mad...

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Franklin Luther Arnold (1825 - 1905)

Occupation: Sierra Leone, West Africa; Rome, Ashtabula, OH; Stilling: clergyman & missionary

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Abbé Jacques Lesclaches (1670 - 1746)

Sommaire Ordonné prêtre le 7 octobre 1714 à Québec. A servi à Sainte-Anne-de-la-Potatière, Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade, Baie-Saint-Paul, Cap-de-la-Ma...

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Rev. Father Jérôme Lalemant, SJ (1593 - 1673)

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Rev. Father Charles Lalemant, SJ MP (1587 - 1674)

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Abbé Abraham Villeneuve (1864 - 1944)

Sommaire Fit ses études à Chicoutimi. Ordonné prêtre le 2 mars 1892 à Chicoutimi par Mgr Bégin . Missionnaire à l'Île d'Anticosti et aux ...

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Rév. Père Zacharie Lacasse (1845 - c.1921)

Sommaire Fit ses études à L'Assumption. Entra chez les Oblats en 1869. Ordonné prêtre le 28 avril 1873 à Ottawa par Mgr Guigues. Missionnaire à Betsi...

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Saint Jean Pierron, S.J. MP (1631 - 1678)

Sommaire Prêtre jésuite Professeur de rhétorique à Metz, en Lorraine, France (1665-1667) Missionnaire chez les Iroquois à l'est du lac Ontario (1667- 1673); f...

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Abbé Jean-Bernard de Requeleyne (1660 - 1724)

Sommaire Ordonné prêtre vers 1684 Missionnaire à Rivière-Ouelle Lorsque âgé de 60 ans il était devenu « tellement sourd qu'il n'a pu cont...

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Worth Collins Grant (1918 - 2005)

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Père Jean-Baptiste Honorat (1799 - 1863)

Sommaire Ordonné prêtre le 22 décembre 1821. A servi à Saint-Hilaire, Longueuil, Saint-Alexis (Grande Baie), Saint-Pierre (Montréal); en France. Missionnaire ...

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Abbé François-Octave Hébert MP (1819 - 1871)

Sommaire Né à Saint-Grégoire , près de Nicolet. Fit ses études à Nicolet . Ordonné prêtre le 30 janvier 1845 à Québec. A ...

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Rev. Nicolas-Tolentin Hébert MP (1810 - 1888)

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Father George le Baillif, OFM Rec. MP (c.1580 - d.)

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Rev. Father Paul Lejeune, SJ (deceased)

Sommaire Missionnaire à Québec (1632-1635). Note to Curators This profile is an orphan. We are looking for merging this profile into the Big Tree. If you find family or ancestor...

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Father Guillaume Galleran, O.F.M. Rec. MP (c.1574 - 1636)

Sommaire Né à Francoville en Île-de-France . Prêtre Récollet . Missionnaire au Québec, 1622-1625. Arrive en Nouvelle-France en mai ou juillet 1622. Il ...

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Father Joseph Le Caron, O.F.M. Rec. MP (c.1586 - 1632)

Sommaire Récollet . Ordonné prêtre c1613. A servi à Québec . Supérieur général des Récollets du Canada. Chapelain de l'hé...

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Father Denis Jamay, O.F.M. Rec. MP (c.1560 - 1625)

Sommaire Année de naissance très approximative. Aucune source trouvée. Il est né en France. Récollet et ordonné prêtre en France (avant 1615). M...

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Father Jean d'Olbeau, O.F.M. Rec. MP (1586 - 1652)

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Abbé William Tremblay MP (1870 - 1947)

Sommaire Fit ses études à Chicoutimi. Ordonné prêtre le 23 mai 1897. A servi au séminaire de Québec, Sainte-Agnès, Saint-Henri-de-Taillon (1902-...

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Abbé Jean-Baptiste Villeneuve (1832 - 1904)

This profile is an orphan. We are looking for merging this profile into the Big Tree. If you find family or ancestors for this profile, request a merge and we will accept promptly. Currators: if you ca...

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Rev. Napoléon Constantin MP (1839 - 1878)

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Fray Cayetano de Otero MP (c.1701 - c.1768)

OTERO Haplogroup R1b1a2a1a2c (L21) Galicia Spain/España - "Our Father Cayetano" By Dr. Dionisio (Denis) Ismael HaLevi-Otero The Story of the Otero’s of New Mexico begins in far of...

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Rev. Adrien Delay, SJ (1856 - d.)

Sommaire Prêtre missionnaire jésuite. Ordonné prêtre le 15 août 1890 à Montréal par Mgr Fabre . A servi à Chicoutimi, Roberval, Saint-Mic...

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