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NARBONNE, Alexis – Died fall of 1875, Township of Arundel, Quebec – Murdered. His brother Jean Bte Narbonne, aged 25, his father François Narbonne, aged 85, and Geneviève Narbonne, stepmother of Jean Bte. (and of Alexis?), aged 80, are tried and convicted of the murder January 12, 1881 at Ste. Scholastique, Quebec. They are sentenced to be executed on 24th Feb., but their sentence is commuted for imprisonment for life in the Penitentiary – (JRO 80-81).

NELSON, George W. – M.D. (1880) – Born November 15, 1861 in Montreal, Quebec – Died October 3, 1884 at Santa Barbara, California – Died of consumption – He came of a family of doctors, he being the ninth in direct descent. He was the end son of the late Dr. Horace Nelson , and grandson of the celebrated Dr. Wolfred Nelson, both of Montreal. With his brothers, he was a student of the medical faculty of Bishop's College, Montreal, graduating in 1879. The hereditary enemy of his family, for many generations, consumption, marked him out as a victim. He left for California in 1882, spent a year there, and in Dec., 1883, proceeded to Panama with his brother, Dr. Wolfred Nelson. Again in failing health, he proceeded to California in April, 1884. – (Obit. 84).

NELSON, Horatio (Admiral) – Head of the well-known firm of H. A. Nelson & Sons, Montreal and Toronto – Born October 22, 1816 at Richmond, New Hampshire, U.S.A. – Died December 24, 1882 in Montreal, Quebec – He came to Montreal in 1840. He has four sons – (Obit. 82).

NESBITT, John James – Shipbuilder – Born in 1802 in England – Died June 26, 1882 in Quebec City where he had lived for 66 years – (Obit. 82).

NESBITT, Wm. – a well-to-do-farmer – Died January 26, 1883 at Longue Pointe, near Montreal, Quebec – Dies from injuries received 19th January last, having been shot and beaten by Timothy Milloy, who had been working on Nesbitt's farm as a laborer. Miloy is tried, found guity and sentenced to be hanged on 16th April, on which day the sentence is carried out in the jail yard, Montreal. – (JRO 83).

NEWTON, Albert – Died October 6, 1886 at River Lièvre, Quebec – Drowned. – (ADS 86).

NICHOLSON, Robert – Died October 19, 1882 in Montreal, Quebec – Leaps from a window in Hotel Dieu hospital – (ADS 82).

NIXON, Hannah (Mrs.) – Born July 26, 1777 in Ireland – Died October 15, 1879 in Montreal, Quebec aged 102 – (JRO 79).

NOEL, Job – Died August 7, 1882, Sault au Recollet, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 82).

NOLAN, Dennis – Died July 3, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 86).

NORMAND, Edouard Pouquetteville dit – Builder – Born February 21, 1800 at St. Marie (Beauce), Quebec – Died September 15, 1879 at Three Rivers, Quebec – (Obit. 79).

NORQUAY – Died May 22, 1886 near Gatineau, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 86).

NULTY, Patrick – Died January 14, 1883, Rawdon, Quebec – Falling of roof of barn – (ADS 83).

O'BRIEN, John (Rt. Rev.) – R. C. Bishop of Kingston, Ontario – Born in 1832 in Township of Loughborough, Ontario – Died August 1, 1879 in Quebec City – Death from cerebral apoplexy, brought on by indigestion – Funeral August 6, 1870 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Kingston, Ontario, entered in the vault underneath – (Obit. 79, JRO 79).

O'BRIEN, William – Stockbroker – Born about 1827 at Nenagh, Tipperary, Ireland – Died October 19, 1884 in Montreal, Quebec. – (Obit. 84).

O'BRIEN, Wm., of Quebec – Seaman – Died February 10, 1882 at sea between New York and Porto Rico – Lost in the founder of the steamer Bahama in a hurricane – (JRO 82).

O'CALLAGHAN, Edmund Bailey – M.D., LL.D. – ex-M.P.P. for Yamaska (Quebec) in L.C. Assembly – Born February 29, 1797 (sic) at Mallow, Ireland – Died May 29, 1880, New York, U.S.A. – After studying 2 years at Paris, he came to Quebec in 1823. Having taken an active part in the Insurrectionary movement of 1837, he was obliged to leave Canada and take up his residence in New York, where he continued to reside until his death. – (Obit. 80-81).

O'HALLORAN, Elizabeth (Mrs. Doherty) – Died November 15, 1884 in Montreal, Quebec – Wife of the Hon. Mr. Justice Marcus Doherty – (Obit. 84).

O'NEIL, Felix – Died May 18, 1880 in Montreal, Quebec – Dies of starvation and fatigue in the Montreal General Hospital, he having tramped from New York to Montreal on only one meal – (JRO 80-81).

OLIVIER – Judge of the Superior Court of Quebec – deceased – Successor appointed on October 3, 1881 – (PAPS Dominion 80-81).

OLIVIER, Louis Auguste (Hon.) – Puisné Judge of the Superior Court of Quebec – Born about 1817 at Berthier, Quebec – Died September 18, 1881, Joliette, Quebec – He was the son of M. Olivier, Esq., a retired militia officer who had served during 1812. – (Obit. 80-81).

OLIVIER, Louis Ephrem – M.D., ex-M.P. for Megantic in the House of Commons (1878-82) – Born at St. Nicholas, Quebec – Died in 1882 – (Obit. 82).

OLOFFSON, Johannes – Newly arrived immigrant Swede – Died May 25, 1882 in Montreal, Quebec – Murdered by a fellow immigrant, Johannes Jacobsson who his sentenced to death but dies in jail on 15th August before the sentence can be carried into execution – (JRO 82).

OUELLETTE, Emile – Died August 22, 1883 in Montreal, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 83).

OUILLET, J. – Died April 29, 1882, Chaudiere Junc., Quebec – Explosion of can of oil – (ADS 82).

OUIMET, Andre Benjamin Chas., LL.B. – Advocate and for some time Dist. Magistrate of Beauharnois, Quebec – Born in 1844 in Montreal, Quebec – Died February 2, 1883 in Ottawa, Ontario – (Obit. 83).



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