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CHAREST, Therese Joan de Arc

CHAREST, Therese Joan de Arc

Female 1920 - 2014  (94 years)

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  • Name CHAREST, Therese Joan de Arc 
    Nickname Terry 
    Born 9 Jun 1920  Pawtucket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    43 Webb Street
    Pawtucket, Rhode Island 
    • In March 1956, Therese was living at 31 Irving Street, Bellinghan, Massachusetts.
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Jul 2014  Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Jul 2014  Saint Jean-Baptiste Catholic Cemetery, Bellingham, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5  Charest Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2020 

    Father CHAREST, Ildephonse,   b. 19 Mar 1891, Upton, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1945, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother FRECHETTE, Emelie,   b. 22 Nov 1889, St. Didace, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1957, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 4 Oct 1916  Joliette, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    The Charest Family, Descendants of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest
    The Charest Family, Descendants of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest
    A family photograph of all nine children of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest. Taken during a family reunion in the early 1980s. This was the last time all nine children were together, as Margaret would pass several years later.

    From Left to right, top row:

    Rita, Noella, George, Lucille, Margaret

    Second Row:

    Clair, Joe, Armand, Theresa
    Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frechette
    Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frechette
    Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frechette, unknown year taken. Possibly another photo taken on their wedding day.
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 HURTEAU, Lionel,   b. 10 Feb 919, Natick, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 2010  (Age 109 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1939  St. Anne?s Church, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: Catholic Church 
    Divorced 2 Dec 1971 
    • Legally separated on 14 Jun 1965, divorced 2 Dec 1971, and an annulment was issued on 20 Jan 1984.
    Children 
     1. HURTEAU, Pauline
     2. HURTEAU, Richard
     3. HURTEAU, Roland  [Birth]
     4. HURTEAU, Paul
     5. HURTEAU, Ronald G,   b. 1 May 1959, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 2002, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
     6. HURTEAU, Jeannine M,   b. 1942,   d. 23 Dec 1997, Santa Rosa, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     7. HURTEAU, Denis,   b. 1952,   bur. 1989, Saint Jean-Baptiste Catholic Cemetery, Bellingham, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)  [Birth]
    Photos
    The Young Hurteau Family
    The Young Hurteau Family
    The young Hurteau family with their three oldest children; Pauline, Richard, and Jeannine. Photo taken about 1945.
    The Three Youngest Hurteau Children
    The Three Youngest Hurteau Children
    The three youngest children of Lionel and Therese Hurteau; Paul, Denis, Ronald
    The Four Oldest Hurteau Children
    The Four Oldest Hurteau Children
    The four oldest children of Lionel and Therese Hurteau; Pauline, Richard, Jeannine, Roland
    Hurteau Family
    Hurteau Family
    The Hurteau Family, about late 1950s. Left to Right, from back row:
    Pauline, Roland, Richard, Jeanne
    Front Row
    Theresa holding Ronnie, Denis, Lionel holding Paul
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, 1947
    Hurteau Family
    Hurteau Family
    This photo was taken sometime in the early 1970s. From left to Right:
    Paul, Richard, (Back Row) Denis, Ronnie, Roland
    (Front Row) Pauline, Theresa, Jeanne
    Hurteau Family, Around 1945
    Hurteau Family, Around 1945
    Hurteau Family: Therese (Hurteau) Charest, Lionel Hurteau, Pauline, Roland, Jeannine
    Therese and Three Sons
    Therese and Three Sons
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and three sons (Left to right: Denis, Ronnie, Paul.
    Headstones
    Hurteau Family Headstone Side Two
    Hurteau Family Headstone Side Two
    Hurteau Family Headstone side Two. List of family members on image "Hurteau Family Headstone Side One"
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 FLORO, Julius L.,   b. 8 Dec 1916,   d. 15 Jun 1990, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1972  First Methodist Church, San Mateo, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Type: Formal, Reception 
    • A security form of Rosaire Adele Charest dated 6 Sept 1973 shows Therese married to Joseph Floro, living at:
      1535 Lorraine Avenue
      San Mateo, California 94401
    • Therese and Julius had two weddings in Protestant then Catholic ceremonies as Therese was French Catholic and Julius was Protestant (Methodist). Their first wedding was on June 24, 1972 (First Methodist Church, San Mateo, CA), and on September 22, 1984 (St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Rohnert Park, CA). I've listed their first wedding here. [1]
    Photos
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro, June 24, 1972
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 GAUNT, Clifton,   b. 1 Oct 1901, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 2005, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 104 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1994  First United Methodist, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Therese Charest and Clifton Gaunt were married in both Protestant and Catholic ceremonies. Protestant ceremony on October 30, 1994 (First United Methodist, at his birth Church, Woonsocket, RI) and Catholic ceremony on July 12, 1995 (St. Augustine Church, Millville, MA). [3]
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Jul 2014 - Saint Jean-Baptiste Catholic Cemetery, Bellingham, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    The Charest Family, Descendants of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest
    The Charest Family, Descendants of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest
    A family photograph of all nine children of Ildephonse and Emilie (Frenchette) Charest. Taken during a family reunion in the early 1980s. This was the last time all nine children were together, as Margaret would pass several years later.

    From Left to right, top row:

    Rita, Noella, George, Lucille, Margaret

    Second Row:

    Clair, Joe, Armand, Theresa
    Theresa (Gaunt) Charest, Clifton Gaunt, Rosaire Joseph Charest
    Theresa (Gaunt) Charest, Clifton Gaunt, Rosaire Joseph Charest
    Theresa Charest with her third husband Clifton Gaunt, and Rosaire Joseph Charest
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro
    Wedding of Therese Charest and Julius Floro, June 24, 1972
    Hurteau Family, Around 1945
    Hurteau Family, Around 1945
    Hurteau Family: Therese (Hurteau) Charest, Lionel Hurteau, Pauline, Roland, Jeannine
    Therese in Her Wedding Gown
    Therese in Her Wedding Gown
    Studio photograph of Therese in her wedding gown.
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and Son Richard, Woonsocket, Rhode Island, 1947
    Hurteau Family
    Hurteau Family
    This photo was taken sometime in the early 1970s. From left to Right:
    Paul, Richard, (Back Row) Denis, Ronnie, Roland
    (Front Row) Pauline, Theresa, Jeanne
    Therese and Three Sons
    Therese and Three Sons
    Therese (Hurteau) Charest and three sons (Left to right: Denis, Ronnie, Paul.

    Documents
    Brief History of Clifton Gaunt
    Brief History of Clifton Gaunt
    Clifton Gaunt was the third husband of Therese Charest. They were together 11 years, until Clifton's passing at age 104. At the time of his passing, Clifton was one of the few remaining American World War I veterans.

    Headstones
    Hurteau Family Headstone Side One
    Hurteau Family Headstone Side One
    The Hurteau family headstone. Members of the family buried here include:
    Julius L Flores
    Therese J Charest
    Jeannine Hurteau Biller
    Denis E Hurteau
    Ronald G Hurteau

    Histories
    Eulogy for Therese (Gaunt) Charest
    Eulogy for Therese (Gaunt) Charest
    Eulogy for Therese Gaunt
    Written by Therese's oldest daughter Pauline Watson
    Delivered at: St. Augustine Church
    Date: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    Pauline wrote this beautiful eulogy for her mother as a celebration of her life.
    Biography of Therese (Hurteau/Flores/Gaunt) Charest
    Biography of Therese (Hurteau/Flores/Gaunt) Charest
    A biography of Therese Charest written in the first person by Roger Forbes, nephew of Therese Charest. Provides a rich source of Charest family data researched from family sources and public records.

  • Sources 
    1. [ROGER FORBES - RESEARC] (Reliability: 3).
      "I married Julius Louis (some records say Julian) Floro in Protestant then Catholic ceremonies; on June 24, 1972 (First Methodist Church, San Mateo, CA), and on September 22, 1984 (St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Rohnert Park, CA). He was born December 8, 1916, son of Walter Floro (Italy) and Maria Meo (Italy). His occupation was Electrician and he died July 15, 1990 (St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery, Bellingham, MA)."
      Researcher: Roger Forbes, author of biography of Therese Charest (Hurteau / Floro / Gaunt). Biography resides in this archive under "History of Therese Charest."

    2. [S3] Security Questionnaire, US Military Document, 2 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [ROGER FORBES - RESEARC] (Reliability: 3).
      I married Clifton Gaunt, in Protestant then Catholic ceremonies; on October 30, 1994 (First United Methodist, at his birth Church, Woonsocket, RI) and on July 12, 1995 (St. Augustine Church, Millville, MA).
      Roger Forbes wrote a biography of Therese Charest (Hurteau / Floro / Gaunt). The biography is included in this repository under "History of Therese Charest."