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Mary Rouseau Gregoire Canell
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1822
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: May 6, 1909
Lincoln County
Washington, USA

Mrs. Mary Rouseau Canell, mother of Mrs. W. H. Englert, died Thursday, May 6, 1909, at 4 o'clock of influenza and pneumonia, and was buried Saturday forenoon, Rev Father C McAleer, of St Francis Catholic church performing the funeral ceremony.

Mrs. Canell was born Jan 3, 1822 at Syracuse, NY and was the mother of nine children, 8 of whom survive her, as follows: Mrs. W. H. Englert, Harrington; Mrs. J. E. Harmon, Wayne, NE; Mrs. L. Seamore, Angress, MI; Mrs. John Dashnew, Manistee, MI; Lawrence Canell, MI; LaFayette Canell, Turner, MI; Jeddy Canell, Jackson, MI. She is also survived by two brothers and two sisters.

Mrs. Canell, with her husband moved to Chicago when it was only a village and her husband took and executed the contract which put the first railroad through Chicago. Mrs. Canell had traveled extensively in the US, Canada and France. Her husband passed to the great beyond and she has since lived with her children, and has been with Mrs. Englert for the past five years. She leaves hundreds of grandchildren, great grandchildren and a few of the fifth generation. Peace to her ashes and consolation to her relatives. (Citizen-14 May 1909)

Mrs. Ritta Stone of Granite Falls, WA, formerly of MI, a grand-daughter, arrived a little too late to attend the funeral of Mrs. Canell, and is a guest of the Englert home. (Citizen-14 May 1909)

Family links: 
  Lawrence Canell (1843 - 1918)*
  John C. Canell (1849 - 1924)*
  Lafayette Canell (1855 - 1931)*
  Emilie Canell Seymour (1856 - 1942)*
  Frulich Judson Canell (1858 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Francis Cemetery
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
Maintained by: Valerie Timm Adams
Originally Created by: Scotty
Record added: Nov 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44126197
Mary Rouseau <i>Gregoire</i> Canell
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 Added: Nov. 16, 2012

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