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Alexandre Duchesne (abt. 1826 - abt. 1865)

Alexandre Duchesne
Born about in Sandwich, Sandwich, Essex, Upper Canadamap [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 20 Jan 1852 in Sandwich, Essex, Canada Westmap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 39 in Tecumseh, Essex, Upper Canadamap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 6 Oct 2009
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Alexandre was born on August 14, 1826 in Sandwich, Essex County, Ontario, Canada.

He is the son of Thomas Duchesne and Basilice Campeau.

He married Therese Lesperance, daughter of Olivier Lesperance and Cecile Hebert on January 20, 1852 at Sandwich, Essex, Ontario.[1]

Together they had the following known children:

  1. Marie Duchesne
  2. Henry Duchesne married Mary Ealise Louzigna[2]

He died December 14, 1865, at the age of 39 in Tecumseh, Essex County, Ontario.[3]


  1. see image - Alexandre Duchesne married Therese Lesperance 1852 - Source Citation: Diocese of London (Ontario); London, Ontario Source Information: Ontario, Canada, Roman Catholic Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1760-1923 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2017.
  2. "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 March 2018), Alexandre Duchèsne in entry for Henry Duchèsne and Mary Elaise Louzigna, 11 Apr 1880; citing registration , Sandwich East, Essex, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,869,507.
  3. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 03 May 2018), memorial page for Alexandre Duchene (14 Aug 1826–14 Dec 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 173129847, citing Sainte Anne Cemetery, Tecumseh, Essex County, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Ellie Morin (contributor 47544559) .

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