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PACAUD, Philippe Napoléon, N.P. (1833) – Died July 27, 1884 at St. Norbert, Quebec – He served in the ''patriot'' ranks in 1837. He was the father of M. Ernest Pacaud, editor of L'Electeur. – (Obit. 84).

PACAUD, Severine (Madame Taschereau) – Died November 29, 1883 at Rivière du Loup en bas, Quebec aged 39 – Wife of the Hon. Justice Henri T. Taschereau, of the Superior Court of Quebec to whom she was united in 1864. She was a daughter of Mr. E. L. Pacaud, Advocate, of Arthabaskaville, Quebec, and a sister of Mr. Ernest Pacaud, the well-known Liberal journalist, and of Madame L. B. (Judge) Caron. – (Obit. 83).

PAILLÉ, Marcel – Died October 26, 1882, Piles, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 82).

PALSGRAVE, Chas. Theodore – For many years the proprietor of the Montreal Type Foundry – Born in 1799 in England – Died December 23, 1881 in Montreal, Quebec – (Obit. 80-81).

PANET, L. (Hon.) – Member of the Legislative Council, Quebec – Deceased, successor appointed on February 26, 1885 – (PAPS Quebec 85).

PANET, Louis (Hon.), N.P. (1819), M.L.C. of Quebec (1867) – Born March, 1794 in Quebec City – Died May 15, 1884 in Quebec City. He belonged to a family famous in Canadian history, his father having been the Hon. J. A. Panet, Speaker of the old L. C. Assembly. He occupied a seat in the Senate from 1871 until 1874, when he retired in favour of his nephew. – (Obit. 84).

PANGMAN, J. H. – Seigneur of Lachenais – Died November 11, 1880, St. Lin Junction, Quebec – Killed in the collision of the St. Jerome train and that for St. Lin, the former running into the latter – (JRO 80-81).

PANGMAN, John Henry – Presdt. of the Laurentian and St. Lin Railway – Died November 11, 1880, near St. Thérèse, Quebec aged 35 – Accidentally killed – Son of the late Hon. J. H. Pangman, M.L.C., who, dying in 1867, left him the control of the extensive seigniory of Lachenais. – (Obit. 80-81).

PAQUETTE, Charles – Born in Quebec – Died in August, 1886 at Ste. Martine, Quebec aged 97 – (DL 86).

PARADIS, Emile – Died August 8, 1883, Yamaska, Quebec aged 20 – Drowned – (ADS 83).

PARADIS, Eugene – Died August 8, 1883, Yamaska, Quebec aged 18 – Drowned – (ADS 83).

PARADIS, Louis – Died October 27, 1880 in Quebec City aged 60 – Falls off Dufferin Terrace on to the roof of the elevator, from which he also falls and is killed – (JRO 80-81).

PARADIS, Thos. – Died May 18, 1883 at Katevale, Quebec – Killed when a stone thrown from a crowd hits him on the back of the head. – (JRO 83).

PARÉ, F. (Rev.), O.M.I. – Died October 14, 1879, St. Sauveur, Quebec aged 28 – (Obit. 79).

PARÉ, Virginie (Madame Desjardins) – Died February 15, 1879 in Montreal, Quebec – Wife of T. C. Alphonse Desjardins, Esq., M.P. for Hochelaga in the House of Commons whom she married in 1864. She was the eldest daughter of the late Hubert Paré, Esq., of Montreal – (Obit. 79).

PARENT, Amable – Died July 4, 1886 at Rivière-du-Loup (en bas), Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 86).

PATON, Adelaide – Died March 31, 1886, Sherbrooke, Quebec – Struck on the hean by a snow-ball, which causes inflam. of the brain. – (ADS 86).

PATTERSON, Wm. J. – Joint Sec'y of the Montreal Board of Trade and Montreal Corn Exchange Association (1863-86) – Born in 1815 in Glasgow, Scotland – Died June 12, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec, where he had resided since 1861 – (Obit. 86).

PAULIN, J. – Died February 3, 1883 at Three Rivers, Quebec – Frozen to death – (ADS 83).

PAUZÉ – Died September 9, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec aged 28 – Railway accident. – (ADS 86).

PAYETTE, Pierre – Died September 6, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec – Falls from a scaffold – (ADS 86).

PECK, Ebenezer – Ex-M.P.P. for Stanstead (Quebec) in the L.C. Assembly (1830-34) – Died May, 1881, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., whither he had gone after the troubles of 1837-38. – (Obit. 80-81).

PEEBLES, Philip – Manager of the Quebec Gas Works – Native of Pittenweem, Scotland – Died October 16, 1884 in Quebec aged 83. – (Obit. 84).

PEGAN, Jas., night clerk – Died March 4, 1879, Wellington Bridge, Montreal, Quebec – Suffocated and consumed in the flames of the fire pf the Grand Trunk Railway Company's building – (JRO 79).

PELCHAT, Etienne – Born Quebec – Died in May 1882, St. Chas. de Bellechasse, Quebec aged 100 – (DL 82).

PELLAND, Charles – Died February 24, 1883, Hochelaga, Quebec – Railway accident – (ADS 83).

PELLETIER, Alphonse Edouard Pierre (Rev.), S.J. – R.C. clergyman – Born January 12, 1836 in Quebec City – Died January 29, 1879 in New York City, USA – (Obit. 79).

PELLETIER, F. – Died October 19, 1886 at Berthier en bas, Quebec aged 77 – Waggon accident.. – (ADS 86).

PELLETIER, Marie-Alma (Madame Grandbois) – Died October 26, 1879, Rivière-du-Loup (en bas), Quebec aged 25 – Wife of Dr. P. E. Grandbois, M.P. for Temiscouata. She was the second daughter of the late George Pelletier, Esq., merchant, of Rivière-du-Loup – (Obit. 79).

PELLETIER, Oct. (Rev.) – Curé of Baie des Mille-Vaches, Chicoutimi, Quebec – Died December 18, 1878, Baie des Mille-Vaches, Chicoutimi, Quebec – (Obit. 78).

PELLETIER, Onesime – M.D., ex-M.P.P. for Bellechasse in the Quebec Assembly – Born in April 1832 at Lavaltrie, Quebec – Died April 1, 1881, St. Charles, Quebec – (Obit. 80-81).

PELLETIER, Onulphe – M.P.P. for L'Assomption in Quebec Assembly – Died May 10, 1880, L'Epiphanie, Quebec aged 59 – (Obit. 80-81).

PELLETIER, Pierre – Merchant of Beaumont, near Quebec – Died June 22, 1879, St. Michel, Bellechasse, Quebec – Killed by lightning – (JRO 79).

PELTIER, Hector – M.D. – Born in 1822 in Montreal – Died January 25, 1878 in Montreal, Quebec – He was a son of Mr. T. Peltier, of Montreal – (Obit. 78).

PEMBERTON, Geo. Tudor – Vice-Consul for Denmark and Italy, and head of the firm of Pemberton & Co., at Quebec – Died May 10, 1882 at Quebec aged 44 – He was a son of the late Hon. Geo. Pemberton – (Obit. 82).

PENNY, Edward Goff (Hon.) – Senator – Born May 15, 1820 at Hornsey, London, England – Died October 11, 1881 in Montreal, Quebec – He came to Canada in 1844. He married in 1857, Eleanor E., daughter of Oliver Smith, Esq., of Montreal, who followed him to the grave December 11, 1881. – (Obit. 80-81).

PENTON, Frederick Walter Long – Chief of Police, Montreal – Englishman by birth – Died April 1, 1879 in Montreal, Quebec aged 53 – He came to Canada in 1832 – (Obit. 79).

PEPIN, B. (Mrs. Davidson) – Born Quebec – Died October 11, 1882, L'Orignal, Ontario aged 104 – (DL 82).

PEPIN, Marie (Mad.) – Born in Quebec – Died in September, 1885 in Yamaska, Quebec aged 104 – (DL 85).

PERRAULT, Alphonse – Died March 29, 1886 at Deschambeault, Quebec – Fatally shot by Antoine Marcotte – (JRO 86).

PERREÉ (sic), John – Registrar for the registration division of Sainte Anne des Monts (Quebec) – deceased – Successor appointed on April 5, 1878 – (PAPS Quebec 78).

PERRON, Joseph Octave (Rev.) – R.C. Missionary – Born in 1827 at Isle-aux-Coudres, Quebec – Died August 13, 1880, St. Arsène, Quebec – (Obit. 80-81).

PERRY, Samuel – Died December 9, 1885 at Portland West, Quebec – Killed in the Union Phosphate Mine by the falling of a piece of ice, about a ton in weight, into the pit where he is working – (JRO 85).

PETERS, Edward – Murdered – François Marcile is found guity of the murder at the Sweetsburg, Quebec Assizes on March 22, 1882. His death sentence is subsequently commuted for imprisonment for life – (JRO 82).

PETERS, F. W. – Died September 25, 1886 at Longueuil, Quebec – Accidental drowning – (ADS 86).

PETIT, Ed. – Died May 18, 1882, near Rivière du Loup (en bas), Quebec – Lost when the steamer Progress is destroyed by fire – (JRO 82).

PICARD, Eustache (Rev., R.C.) – Born June 20, 1817 at Côte-des-Neiges, Montreal, Quebec – Died August 1, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec – (Obit. 86).

PICARD, Francois Xavier, better known under the name of Paul Tahourinchi – Grand chief of the Huron Indians – Died April 1, 1883 at La Jeune Lorette, Quebec aged 72 – Buried with military honours. – (Obit. 83).

PILOTE, François (Rev., R.C.) – Curé of St. Augustin, Quebec – Born October 3, 1811 at St. Antoine de Tilly, Quebec – Died April 5, 1886 at St. Augustin, Quebec – (Obit. 86).

PILOTE, M. (Revd.) – Member of Council of Agriculture, Quebec – Deceased, successor appointed on April 21, 1886 – (PAPS Quebec 86).

PIN dit BUSSON, Joseph – Born in Quebec – Died March, 1884 at St. Hyacinthe, Quebec aged 99 years and 5 months. – (DL 84).

PINSONNEAULT, Adolphe (Rt. Rev.) – Bishop in partibus of Birtha (1860) – Born in 1815 near Montreal, Quebec – Died January 30, 1883 in Montreal, Quebec – (Obit. 83).

PINSONNEAULT, Clothilde (Madame Baby) – Died October 18, 1883 at Quebec – Relict of the Hon. François Baby, M.L.C. of Canada – (Obit. 83).

PION, L. – Died May 22, 1882, Du Lievre River, Quebec – Drowned – (ADS 82).

PLAMONDON, Louis Theodore (Rev.) (R.C.) – Born January 22, 1812 at St. Hyacinthe, Quebec – Died March 5, 1882 in Montreal, Quebec – (Obit. 82).

PLANTE – a ship labourer – Died June 10, 1878 in Quebec City – Loses his life on board the Allan steamer Sarmatian by exposure to foul gas in the hold of the vessel – (JRO 78).

PLATTE – Died May 29, 1882, St. Leon de Standon, Quebec aged 2 – Suffocated in a pit – (ADS 82).

PORTEOUS, John – Died January 11, 1882, Sherbrooke, Quebec – Railway accident – (ADS 82).

POTTER, Oliver – Died in September, 1886 in Mansonville, Quebec aged 97 – (DL 86).

POTVIN – Died March 7, 1886 near Ironsides, Quebec – Frozen to death – (ADS 86).

POTVIN, Francis – Died April 7, 1880, Dillonton, Quebec – Killed when a platform falls about 30 feet in the Huntington Copper Mine – (JRO 80-81).

POULIN, Louis Eloi (Rev.), (R.C.) – Died April 10, 1882 at St. Hyacinthe, Quebec aged 51 – (Obit. 82).

POULIOT, Filbert – Died February 10, 1880, Windsor, Quebec – Instantly killed by the explosion of the boiler in the pulp house of the Canada Paper Company – (JRO 80-81).

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

POUTRE, Felix – A ''patriot'' of 1837 – Died February 22, 1885 in Montreal, Quebec, aged 69 – (Obit. 85).

POZER – Senator for the electoral division of Lauzon, Quebec in the Canadian Senate – Deceased, successor appointed on October 11, 1884 – (PAPS Dominion 84).

POZER, Christian Henry (Hon.) – Senator (1876) – Born December 26, 1835 at St. George, d'Aubert Gallion, Quebec – Died July 18, 1884 at St. George, d'Aubert Galliion, Quebec – He was of German descent. – (Obit. 84).

PRATT, Albert – Died August 13, 1880, St. Anne Rapids, Quebec aged 20 – Accidentally drowned while trying to run the rapids – (JRO 80-81).

PRÉVOST, Phileas – Died March 30, 1881, Hochelaga, Quebec – Killed by an engine running over him at the time of an explosion – (JRO 80-81).

PRICE, D. E. (Hon.) – Senator for the Electoral Division of Les Laurentides, Quebec in the Canadian Senate – Deceased, successor appointed on January 12, 1884 – (PAPS Dominion 84).

PRICE, David Edward (Hon.) – Senator (1867) – Born in 1826 in Quebec City – Died August 22, 1883 at his residence ''Wolfesfield''. Quebec City – Died after a long and lingering illness. The Prices were the pioneers of the Saguenay (Quebec), Wm. Price, the father of the deceased Senator, having established yars ago a mill of some importance at Tadousac, at the mouth of the river. After operating there for some years he removed to a fine mill site up the river. There he erected a new establishment around which the town of Chicoutimi has grown. Mr. D. E. Price and his brothers, succeeded to the father's property, and continued the great lumbering business he established. He was a brother of the late Mr. W. E. Price. – (Obit. 83).

PRICE, Wm. Evan – M.P.P. for Chicoutimi and Saguenay in Quebec Assembly and in the Commons – Born November 17, 1827 in Quebec – Died June 12, 1880 in Quebec – Second son of the late Wm. Price, Esq., of Quebec, and a brother of Senator Price – A large and costly monument in granite has been erected to his memory at Chicoutimi by the people of that country. – (Obit. 80-81).

PROULT, Rev. Antoine – Clergyman of the Roman Catholic Church – Died October 26, 1878, St. Tite, Quebec – (Obit. 78).

PROULX, J. B. (Right Rev. Monsignor) – Dean of Toronto, Ontario (Roman Catholic) – Born May 8, 1808 at Rivière St. Pierre, near Montreal, Quebec Died March 25, 1881, Terrebonne, Quebec – (Obit. 80-81).

PROULX, Jean Baptiste George (Hon.) – M.L.C. of Quebec (1867) – Born April 23, 1809 at Nicolet, Quebec – Died January 27, 1884 at Nicolet, Quebec – (Obit. 84).

PROVAN, John – Confectioner – Died March 21, 1885 in Quebec City, aged 90 – His appartment was swarming with rats, and the ravenous vermin had attacked the dying man and eaten away portions of his flesh. At the coroner's inquest, the opinion is expressed that the bites of the rats must have hastened the old man's death. – (JRO 85).

PROVOST, Narcisse Philemon (Rev.) – Superior of the College of Ottawa (1886) – Born August 5, 1841 in Montreal, Quebec – Died November 28, 1886 in Montreal, Quebec – (Obit. 86).

PRUNEAU, Jean Baptiste – Postmaster of the city of Quebec (1874-83) – Died July 5, 1883 in Quebec City, aged 61 – (Obit. 83).

QUENNEVILLE, Alphonse – Watchman at Morey's livery stable – Died May 31, 1879 in Montreal, Quebec – Brutally murdered by some incendiaries – (JRO 79).



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