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Joseph Abondius Joanis

Joseph Abondius Joanis

Male 1866 - 1944  (77 years)

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  • Name Joseph Abondius Joanis 
    Nickname Joe 
    Born 30 Apr 1866  Angers, Canada East Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1944 
    Buried 22 Mar 1944  Très Sté. Trinité Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • In January 1890 at the time of his marriage, Abondius was a carpenter. In November 1890 at his son's birth, he was a mechanic. Later, he moved to Rockland, where he was a millwright at the W.S. Edwards mills.
    Person ID I1180  Cullen family tree
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 

    Father Pierre Jules Depocas-dit-Joanis,   b. 04 Apr 1843, St. Andrews East, Argenteuil, Canada East Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jan 1928, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Domithilde Maisonneuve,   b. 30 Sep 1843, Ste. Scholastique, Canada East Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1913, Clarence Creek, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1861  Angers, Canada East Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joséphine Amyot,   b. 20 Sep 1875, St. Valentin, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Jan 1890  Casselman, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Ernest Joanis,   b. 02 Nov 1890, Casselman, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Blanche Cléothilde Joanis,   b. 10 Jul 1892, Clarence Creek, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Armand Joanis,   b. 1894, Casselman, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1918, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     4. Ovila Joanis,   b. 1895,   d. 08 Sep  [natural]
     5. Georges Aimé Joanis,   b. 27 Jun 1896, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Domitilde Armosa Joanis,   b. 14 Apr 1898, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Simon Arthur Joanis,   b. 29 Mar 1900, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Omeline Alda Joanis,   b. 13 Feb 1902  [natural]
     9. Adrien Joanis,   b. 03 May 1903, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1911, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     10. Adolphe Joanis,   b. 29 Mar 1905, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1905  (Age 0 years)
     11. Béatrice Eugénie Joanis,   b. 29 Mar 1905, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     12. Melina Irene Joanis,   b. 20 Feb 1907, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     13. Élodie Hilda Joanis,   b. 19 Jun 1908, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     14. Gratia Rita Joanis,   b. 05 Nov 1910, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1911, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     15. Yvette Joanis,   b. 09 Jun 1913, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     16. Thérèse Rolande Joanis,   b. 01 Feb 1915, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     17. Adrien Armand Fernand Joanis,   b. 24 Feb 1919, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1919, Rockland, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    Evolution of the Sawmill Industry on the Ottawa River
    Evolution of the Sawmill Industry on the Ottawa River
    At least five generations of the Joanis family were employed in the sawmill industry on the Ottawa River. This is a brief description of its growth and a photo gallery of the lumber and sawmill industries.

    Excerpt from A Melding of Cultures: Ancestors of George Turner and Bernadette Joanis, Volume 2: Our Lapointe and Joanis Ancestors, Four Hundred Years of French Canadian Heritage, Mark Cullen, Vancouver, 2018, pp 83-87

    Pierre Jules Depocas dit Joanis (1843-1927) and Domithilde Maisonneuve (1843-1913)
    Pierre Jules Depocas dit Joanis (1843-1927) and Domithilde Maisonneuve (1843-1913)
    Pierre Jules Joanis (1843-1927) worked for more than 50 years in the sawmilling industry on the Ottawa River and in Eastern Ontario. He was a millwright, farmer and leading citizen of Rockland and Clarence Creek.

    Excerpt from A Melding of Cultures Ancestors of George Turner and Bernadette Joanis, Volume 2: Our Lapointe and Joanis Ancestors Four Hundred Years of French Canadian Heritage, Mark Cullen, Vancouver, 2018, pp 94-111, 213-226 and 261.


    Albums
    W.C. Edwards Mills
    W.C. Edwards Mills (14)
    Edwards Mills photos
    Pierre Jules Joanis Family Employers
    Pierre Jules Joanis Family Employers (6)

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] L'Ange Gardien, Angers, Quebec - Baptisms & Burials, 1864-1900 - SGO, 125.

    2. [S100] Tres Sainte Trinite Rockland Ontario 1889-1988 Lemieux Publisher 1991, 236.

    3. [S227] Marriages de l'Outaouais, Vol V, Publication B. Pontbriand, 1972, 57.

    4. [S57] Ancestry.ca Drouin Collection, Ontario marriages 1801-1928, reg. no.50224.