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 Victoria <I>Beauchamp</I> Broullire

Victoria Beauchamp Broullire

Birth
Mauricie Region, Quebec, Canada
Death 31 Mar 1941 (aged 77)
Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
Burial Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA
Plot WISCONSIN
Memorial ID 100049221 · View Source
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Victoria was was born in Deus-Montagnes Quebec & baptized at St-Augustin. Her brother was Clovis Beauchamp.

Joseph, son of Fabien & Emelia (Wagner) Broullire, married Victoria, daughter of Joseph & Madaline (George) Beauchamp, on November 21, 1881 in Norway, Dickinson, Michigan. They were both from Joliette, Quebec, Canada. They lived in Norway until moving to the Keel Ridge area in Iron Mountain (Hughitt Street). Joseph worked at the Keel Ridge Iron Ore Mine at the time of the 1883 cave-in helping with the rescue operations. He was the 1st man to haul a drilling machine to this city, which was used to prospecting for iron ore. In 1903 they bought a farm in Aurora, Wisconsin & lived in a 1-room log cabin until they built their larger home, which was later lived in by their grandson, William Broullire Jr.
11 Children: James, Peter, Esuo, Louise, Adolph, William, Joseph, Harry, Edward, Elia (Provencher) & Eva (Bodelin). (taken from the book "Born from Iron: Iron Mountain, Michigan 1879-1979")

Mrs. Victoria Broullire, 77, a resident of this vicinity since 1880 & of Iron Mountain since 1929, died this morning at home, 1200 West C Street. She had been ill 2 months. She came to the United States in 1880 & the following year was married to Joseph Broullire.
She is survived by 9 sons & 2 daughters (linked below); a brother, Alfred Beauchamp, Escanaba, Michigan.
(Tuesday, April 1, 1941, Daily News, Iron Mountain, Dickinson, Michigan.)
The complete article can be found in the above newspaper at the Dickinson County Library, Iron Mountain, Michigan.



Inscription

BROULLIRE
MOTHER
VICTORIA
1864-1942

Gravesite Details This memorial is located in east Wisconsin

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  • Created by: klh
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100049221
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Victoria Beauchamp Broullire (5 Jan 1864–31 Mar 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100049221, citing Iron Mountain Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by klh (contributor 47722765) .