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John Baptiste Cournia
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1858
Ontario, Canada
Death: Feb. 15, 1931
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA

John B. Cournia and Esther Bebeau were married August 7, 1883, Glencoe, McLeod, Minnesota.



John B. Cournia, 72 years old, who was taken to St. Joseph's hospital, St. Paul, early Friday morning, died at 10 a.m. Sunday from a heart attack. Funeral services will be held at St. Augustine's Catholic church at 9 a.m. Thursday following a short service at 8:30 a.m. at the family home, 248 First avenue south.
Mr. Courneya was a retired farmer and had lived in this city for the past five years with his wife, Mrs. Esther Cournia, who survives him.
The children are all grown and live in other parts of the country. Louis lives in Crookston, Minn.; Peter in Milwaukee; Roland in Sheboygan, Mich.; Mrs. Pearl (John) Mulvaney, Sheboygan; Mrs. Mabel (George) Revor, Chippewa Falls, Wis.; Mrs. Irene (Mathias) Kauth, Auburn, Wash.; Mrs. Marjorie (Joseph E.) McGuire, Minneapolis, and Sister Genevieve, O.S.B., Villa Scholastic, Duluth.
Two brothers and sister live in Canada and another brother lives at Detroit Lakes.
Interment will be made in Calvary Cemetery.

Family links: 
  Jean-Baptiste Octave Cournoyer (1824 - 1891)
  Mary Louisa Palmer Cournoyer (1828 - 1909)
  Esther Mary Bebo Cournia (1862 - 1941)*
  Mabel-Mary Isabelle Cournia Revor (1887 - 1957)*
  Louis Oliver Cournia (1890 - 1967)*
  Peter N Cournia (1892 - 1944)*
  Pearl Esther Cournia Mulvaney (1894 - 1934)*
  Roland John Cournia (1897 - 1983)*
  Irene V. Cournia Kauth (1899 - 1990)*
  Marjorie Marcella Cournia McGuire (1901 - 1988)*
  Mary Margaret Cournoyer Tardiff (1852 - 1914)*
  Gilbert Daniel Courneya (1853 - 1929)*
  John Baptiste Cournia (1858 - 1931)
  Louis Albert Courneya (1865 - 1941)*
  Francoise (Frances) Lela Cournoyer Kerr (1869 - 1945)*
  Joseph Benjamin Cournoyer (1874 - 1954)*
*Calculated relationship
Calvary Cemetery
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: Clarice Courneya
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73695044
John Baptiste Cournia
Added by: Clarice Courneya
John Baptiste Cournia
Added by: Clarice Courneya
John Baptiste Cournia
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