André St. Amand was born in 1852, the son of Pierre St. Amand & Israelie Lafrance.
According to the 1901 Census, André was born on January 31, 1852. He was born in either Ste-Justine-de-Newton (marriage record) or Fort Coulonge (death record), Quebec.
André was married to Hermine/Ameline/Armeline Fortier in Pembroke on August 25, 1884.
The marriage was also recorded in the Parish Register of Cathédrale in Pembroke (found in the Drouin Records on Ancestry). It reads:
On this twenty-fifth day of August, one thousand eight hundred and eighty-four, whereas a dispensation of two banns of marriage had been granted and whereas also the publication of the third one had been made at the ??? of the parochial mass here at Pembroke between André St. Amand, son of age of Pierre St. Amand of this parish and of late Israïlie Lafrance, on the one part, and Armeline Fortier, daughter of age of Cyrille Fortier and Julie Foubert of this parish on the other part, no impediment having been discovered nor objection made to the marriage of the above mentioned parties we the undersigned rector received their mutual consent to marriage and gave them the nuptial benediction in presence of Felix Perrin and Cyrille Fortier.
This twenty first day of February, one thousand nine hundred and seven, we the undersigned priest blessed the remains of André St Amand, husband of Hermeline Fortier. He died on the nineteenth instant, aged fifty-three years. The body was taken to the cemetery and buried in the presence of Joseph St. Amand and Regis ?Moreau.
↑ Burial record found in the parish register of the Cathèdrale, Pembroke, Ontario (Drouin Collection)