html FRECHETTE, Emelie b. 22 Nov 1889 St. Didace, Quebec, Canada d. 3 Jun 1957 Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Charest Family History
FRECHETTE, Emelie

FRECHETTE, Emelie

Female 1889 - 1957  (67 years)

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  • Name FRECHETTE, Emelie 
    Born 22 Nov 1889  St. Didace, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The security questionnaire for Rosaire Adele Charest of 16 March 1956 shows Emelie's birthdate as 22 June 1888. A source from Roger Forbes shows 22 Nov 1889. For this genealogy, I am going with the data source listed in the security questionnaire.
    Gender Female 
    Naturalized 11 May 1953  Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Naturalization Certificate #7146765 
    Died 3 Jun 1957  Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In 1956, Emelie was living at 146 Gaulin Avenue, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. She presumably lived here until her death.

      Source: Security questionnaire of Rosaire Adele Charest, dated 16 March 1956
    Buried Precious Blood Cemetery, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Originally buried at Precious Blood Cemetery, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Removed to St. Jean Baptist Cemetery, Bellingham, MA on 16 January 1992. Moved by Rita (Charest) Danese to a family burial plot.
    Person ID I2  Charest Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2020 

    Father FRENCHETTE, Moise 
    Mother BAILLARGEON, Edmire 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 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) 
    Married 4 Oct 1916  Joliette, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. CHAREST, Marguerite,   b. 19 Sep 1917, Grandmere P. Que, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. CHAREST, Louis George,   b. 4 Oct 1918, Grandmere P. Que, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 2018, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)  [Birth]
    +3. CHAREST, Therese Joan de Arc,   b. 9 Jun 1920, Pawtucket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 2014, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [Birth]
    +4. CHAREST, Rita,   b. 21 Sept 1921, Pawtucket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 2012, Laguna Woods Village, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [Birth]
    +5. CHAREST, Lucille,   b. 13 Dec 1922, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 2020, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)  [Birth]
    +6. CHAREST, Joseph Armand Gabriel,   b. 16 Aug 1924, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 2004, Costa Mesa, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    +7. CHAREST, Claire,   b. 2 Nov 1924, Manville, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 2020, Woonsocket, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [Birth]
    +8. CHAREST, Noella,   b. 15 Dec 1927, Woonsocket, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 2017, Hollywood, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
    +9. CHAREST, Rosaire Adelard,   b. 7 Nov 1930, Manville, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 2018, Woodbridge, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
    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.
    Wedding Photo of Claire Charest and Leo Forand
    Wedding Photo of Claire Charest and Leo Forand
    Wedding photo of the Charest family at the wedding of Claire Charest and Leo Forand. From left to right:
    Louis George Charest, __, __, __, __, __, __, __ .
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married 4 Oct 1916  Joliette, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association CHAREST, Ildephonse (Relationship: Spouse) 
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Precious Blood Cemetery, woonsocket, rhode island Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Iidephonse & Emilie (Frechette) Charest
    Iidephonse & Emilie (Frechette) Charest
    Iidephonse & Emilie (Frechette) Charest. This is believed to have been taken while they were living in Rhode Island
    Armand Charest and Emilie (Frechette) Charest
    Armand Charest and Emilie (Frechette) Charest
    A photo of Armand Charest and his mother Emilie (Frechette) Charest. This photo appears to have been taken prior to Armand being drafted into the US Army, which makes the date sometime sometime between late 1942 to early 1943.
    Emilie Frechette
    Emilie Frechette
    Emilie Frechette as a young woman. Photo possibly taken around the time of her marriage to Ildephonse Charest
    Wedding Photo Of Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frenchette
    Wedding Photo Of Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frenchette
    Wedding Photo Of Ildephonse Charest and Emilie Frenchette, 4 October 1916
    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.

    Documents
    Family Engagement Announcement
    Family Engagement Announcement
    Undated newspaper article from New Bedford, Massachusetts, written in French. Shows photos of Armandins Charest, Rose Bourque, Ilphonse (Alphonse) Charest, and Emilie Frechette. Pending translation, this may be a dual engagement announcement. Possible date about 1912

    Headstones
    Charest Family Gravestone
    Charest Family Gravestone
    Family burial plot for Ildephonse Charest, Emilie (Frechette) Charest, and Rita (Danese) Charest. Rita had her parents moved from Precious Blood Cemetery to this location in 1992.
    Charest Family Gravestone
    Charest Family Gravestone
    Backside of the gravestone for Ildephonse Charest, Emilie (Frechette) Charest, and Rita (Danese) Charest

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Security Questionnaire, US Military Document, 1 (Reliability: 0), 16 Mar 1956.