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Narcisse (Menard) Minor (abt. 1849 - 1933)

Narcisse Minor formerly Menard
Born about in Saint-Clément-de-Beauharnois, Bas-Canada aussi Canada-Est 1841-1867map
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 7 May 1876 in Wisconsinmap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 84 in Manistique, Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USAmap
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Narcisse (Menard) Minor has French origins.

Narcisse Menard

He appears to have transitioned his surname from Menard to Minor after migrating to the USA and getting married. His children born in the USA are listed as Minor in the American documents.

Birth: est. 1849, Beauharnois, Canada East (Quebec), Bas-Canada

Baptized: 1849, Ste-Martine, Québec, Canada [1]

Death: 1933

Burial: Fairview Cemetery ; Manistique, Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USA


NARCISSE Menard 1819–1872

MARIE Marcelline Ouimet 1824–1880


Marcelline (Martha) Menard 1842–1908

Marie (Rose) Delima Menard 1845–1924

Marie Mary Menard 1846–1926

Celina (Lina) Minard 1852–1920

Virginia Menard 1854–1883

Joseph Menard 1855–1907

Theodore Napoleon Menard 1860–1946

Samuel Anselme Menard 1862–1937

Sarah Marie Souponine Menard 1864–1932

Adelphus David Menard 1868–1927


Helene Ellen Bluteau 1859–1933

Marriage: 7 May 1876 • Menominee County, Michigan, USA


Mary Ellen Minor 1878–1916

Arthur Joseph Minor 1879–1960

Twins Minor 1880–1903

Cora Mary Minor 1881–1968

Nelson Minor Jr 1884–1951

Esther Maria (Stella Mae) Minor 1886–1954

William M Minor 1888–1968

Oliver "Ollie" Anton Minor 1889–1948

Rosalae Ellen (Rose) Minor 1892–1965

Lowell Stanton Minor 1896–1918

Norman "Dewey" Minor 1898–1981

Russell Leroy Minor 1900–1997

Leo Alfred Minor 1904–1973

1851 Census of Canada East,

Name: Narcisse Menard

He is listed with his parents and siblings:

Gender: Male Age Next Birthday: 3 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848 Birthplace: St Urbain

Census Year: 1851 Enumeration District: Beauharnois County Enumeration District Number: 1 Sub-Enumeration District: St Urbain Sub-Enumeration District Number: 7 Residence Place: Beauharnois, Canada East (Quebec), Canada

Born of Canadian Parents: Yes [2]

Census of 1861 (Canada East,

Census Year: 1861 Item Number: 414981

Surname: Menard Given Name(s): Narcisse

Age: 42

He listed as farmer, His wife Marie Marcelline Ouimet 37 is listed. Eight children are accounted on the second page. [3]

Marcelline 18 ; Rose Delima 16 ; Marie 14, Narcisse 124 ; Lina 9 ; Virginie 7, Joseph 7 , and Theodore 1. All are listed as being born in the same location and all are listed as Menard.

Province: Canada East (Quebec) District Name: Châteauguay Sub-District Name: St. Urbain-Premier

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1870 United States Federal Census

Name: Narcisse Menard

Birthplace: Canada Dwelling Number: 25 Home in 1870: Egg Harbor, Door, Wisconsin Gender: Male Post Office: Egg Harbor Occupation: Farm Laborer Father of Foreign Birth: Yes Mother of Foreign Birth: Yes Cannot Read: Yes Cannot Write: Yes

Household Members

Narcisse Menard 50; [Father]

Narcisse Menard 25


Virginia Menard 15

Sophrina Menard 6

Lafisse Menard 2 [4]

1900 United States Federal Census

Name: Nelson Minor

Age: 49 Birth Date: Sep 1850 Birthplace: Canada [Canada English] Home in 1900: Newton, Mackinac, Michigan Sheet Number: 11 Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation: 193 Family Number: 205 Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Ellen Minor Marriage Year: 1876 Years Married: 24 Father's Birthplace: Canada English Mother's Birthplace: East Canada Years in US: 32 Naturalization: No Occupation: Farmer Months Not Employed: 0 Can Read: Yes Can Write: Yes Can Speak English: Yes House Owned or Rented: Own Farm or House: F

Household Members

Nelson Minor 49 Head [Farmer]

Ellen Minor 39 Wife


Arthur Minor 20 Son

Cora Minor 18 Daughter

Nelson Minor 16 Son

Stella Minor 13 Daughter

William Minor 12 Son

Oliver Minor 10 Son

Rosie Minor 7 Daughter

Stanle Minor 3 Son

Dewey Minor 1 Son

Russel R Minor 1/12 Son



  • His first name is misspelled "Nelson." Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Manistique, School Craft, Michigan; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2340762
  1. [(Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968 Name: Narcisse Menard Event Type: Baptême (Baptism) Baptism Date: 1849 Baptism Place: Ste-Martine, Québec, Canada Baptism Church: Ste-Martine Source Citation: Institut Généalogique Drouin; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Drouin Collection; Author: Gabriel Drouin, comp.)]
  2. [(Source Citation :Year: 1851; Census Place: Beauharnois, Canada East (Quebec); Schedule: A; Roll: C-1111; Page: 13; Line: 30)]
  3. [(]
  4. [(Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Egg Harbor, Door, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1712; Page: 16B)]
  5. [(Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Newton, Mackinac, Michigan; Page: 11; Enumeration District: 0100; FHL microfilm: 1240726)]

Se Also

  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 03 November 2021), memorial page for Nelson Minor (1849–1933), Find a Grave Memorial ID 23630097, citing Fairview Cemetery, Manistique, Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Glenn Geirland (contributor 40342511) .

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