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Family Group Sheet

HUSBAND Jean Jacques LAFONTAINE
 Birth

11 May 1818

Vance, Luxembourg, Belgium
Immigration

24 August 1841

the USA through The Port of New York from Le Havre on board the Silvie de Grasse
Alias

1850

John Jacob LAFONTAINE;
Occupation

9 September 1850

farmer; dwelling 226, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

22 June 1860

farmer; dwelling 515, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

3 June 1870

farmer; dwelling 26 registered as John LaFOUNTAIN, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

11 June 1900

landlord; dwelling 225 living with his daughter Louise, Defiance, Defiance Township, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Death

31 October 1903

Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Burial

3 November 1903

Riverside Cemetery, Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Marriage

16 August 1846

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
FatherJean Nicholas "John" LAFONTAINE
MotherMarie Josephe LePAGE
WIFE Marie Julia Anne "Mary" GUILLAUME
 Birth

16 December 1824

Vance, Luxembourg, Belgium
Death

30 December 1890

Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Burial

1 January 1891

Riverside Cemetery, Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
FatherJean Nicholas GUILLAUME
MotherMarie Ann PETHE
CHILDREN

M

Augustine LAFOUNTAIN
 Birth

22 January 1848

Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

23 January 1848

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Augustine LaFONTAINE. Godparents: Nicolaus GILIUM (GUILLAUME) and Maria Josephina LIPACH (LIMBACH)
Occupation

3 June 1870

farm laborer; dwelling 26 living with his parents, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Death

2 September 1921

Jackson Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Burial

5 September 1921

Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Fostoria, Jackson Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

August died of arterio sclerosis. He also suffered from debility of old age (from death certificate);
Marriage

29 October 1871

Otillia WILLIAMS; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Marriage

21 January 1891

Angie Katherine BENNETT; St. Mary Catholic Church, Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Marriage

5 April 1902

Lucinda Sadie COPSEY; Methodist Church, Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio, USA

M

Willibrord LAFONTAINE
 Birth

23 September 1849

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

23 September 1849

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Willibrord LEFANDI. Godparents: Willibrand LEFANDI (Willibrord LaFONTAINE), Catharina GILLIUM (GUILLAUME)
Death

15 April 1850

New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA

M

John Martin LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

21 March 1851

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

23 March 1851

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: John LaFONTAINE. Godparents: Martin de SAIRI (de SAIRE) and Maria LaFONTAINE
Occupation

3 June 1870

farm laborer; dwelling 26 living with his parents, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

18 April 1910

bartender in a saloon; dwelling 86, Fostoria, Loudon Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Death

13 February 1915

Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Burial

17 February 1915

St. Wendelin Cemetery, Fostoria, Washington Township, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

John died of cancer of the bladder (from death certificate);
Marriage

2 February 1875

Catherine Elizabeth DILLERY; St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, Loudon Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA

F

Mary Catherine LAFONTAIN
 Birth

9 September 1852

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

12 September 1852

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Catharina LaFONTAINE. Godparents: John WAGNER and Cath. KARCH
Death

1 March 1854

New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA

M

Joseph August LAFOUNTAIN
 Birth

28 July 1854

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

30 July 1854

St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Joseph LaFONTAINE. Godfather: Nicholas LaFONTAINE
Occupation

21 June 1900

farmer; dwelling 331, Delaware Township, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

15 April 1910

farmer general farming; dwelling 177, Swan Creek Township, Fulton County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

7 January 1920

builder stone road; 117 Dodge St., Swanton, Fulton County, Ohio, USA
Death

12 February 1922

Swanton, Fulton County, Ohio, USA
Burial

15 February 1922

St. Richard Catholic Cemetery, Swanton, Fulton Township, Fulton County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

Joseph died of broncho pneumonia (from death certificate);
Marriage

26 September 1882

Mary Rose DECHAUX; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Marriage

8 April 1919

Florence E. "Flora" KORN; St. Richard Catholic Church, Swanton, Fulton County, Ohio, USA

F

Mary Louise LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

19 August 1856

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

24 August 1856

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Godparents: Peter Joseph LeFONTAINE (LaFONTAINE) and Maria Joseph POIRY
Residence

11 June 1900

dwelling 225 with her widowed father, Defiance, Defiance Township, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Death

30 August 1948

Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Burial

1 September 1949

Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Note

 

Mary Louise died of generalized arteriosclerosis with uremia (from death certificate);
Marriage

24 August 1882

Charles FIEGENBAUM; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA

F

Mary Ann LAFONTAINE
 Birth

27 December 1858

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

28 December 1858

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Marianna LaFONTAINE. Godparents: Carolus WARNIMONT and Margaretha GUILLAUME
Residence

July 1928

590 Maple St., Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Death

27 July 1928

Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Burial

30 July 1928

St. Wendelin Cemetery, Fostoria, Washington Township, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

Mary Ann died of cerebral hemorrhage complicated by intestinal obstruction (from death certificate);
Marriage

15 April 1879

John Henry Adam STAUB; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA

F

Mary Josephine LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

14 December 1860

Alvada, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

15 December 1860

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Josephina LaFONTAINE. Godparents: Francis COLLET and Josephina MATHEY (MATHIAS)

M

Joseph Edward LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

22 January 1863

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

23 January 1863

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Godparents: Joseph LANG and Elisabeth LaFONTAINE
Occupation

25 June 1900

farmer ; dwelling 348 registered as Edward LAFOUNTAINE, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

9 May 1910

farmer general farmin; dwelling 280 registered as Edward LAFOUNTAIN, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

12 January 1920

farmer own farm; farm 111 registered as Edward LAFOUNTAIN, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

24 April 1930

farmer; dwelling 188 registered as Edward LAFOUNTAIN., Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Death

15 December 1944

Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Burial

19 December 1944

St. Joseph Cemetery, North Creek, Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

Edward died of cardio-vascular renal decompensation (from death certificate);
Marriage

16 November 1886

Josephine Elizabeth NOIROT; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA

M

Francis Nicholas "Frank or Franklin" LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

2 March 1865

Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

3 March 1865

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Big Spring Township, Seneca County, Ohio, USA. Baptized: Nicholas Francis LaFONTAINE. Godparents: Francis GUILLAUME and Victoria WAGENER (WAGNER)
Occupation

15 April 1910

retail merchant for a saloon; Randolph St. in dwelling 24, Hamler, Marion Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

23 January 1920

cream buyer; dwelling 121 registered as Frank N. LAFOUNTAIN, Hamler, Marion Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Residence

7 April 1930

Beltow Street in dwelling 67 registered as Frank LAFOUNTAIN, Hamler, Marion Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Death

20 June 1948

Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Burial

23 June 1948

St. Paul Catholic Cemetery, Hamler, Marion Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

Frank died of senility due to arterio sclerosis and coronary sclerosis (from death certificate);
Marriage

2 May 1889

Mary Josephine MARCHAL; Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA

M

Lewis James Maxfield LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

16 December 1867

Bloom Township, Wood County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

9 June 1900

saloon keeper; 434 Seneca St. registered as James L. LAFONTAIN, Defiance, Defiance Township, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Occupation

20 April 1910

saloonist with a saloon; 431 Seneca St. registered as James La FOUNTAIN, Defiance, Defiance Township, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Death

5 March 1917

434 Seneca St., Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Burial

7 March 1917

Riverside Cemetery, Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Note

 

Lewis died of endocarditis (from death certificate);
Marriage

25 September 1895

Anna Ellen NEWTON; St. Augustine Catholic Church, Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio, USA

M

Peter William LAFOUNTAINE
 Birth

3 March 1870

Wood County, Ohio, USA
Baptism

8 April 1870

Sacred Heart Church, New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Residence

3 June 1870

Palmer Township, Putnam County, Ohio, USA
Death

1 July 1870

New Bavaria, Pleasant Township, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Alias

 

Peter W. LAFONTAIN (name on tombstone);

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