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Francois BOQUEL

Francois BOQUEL

Male 1826 - 1895  (68 years)Deceased

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  • Name Francois BOQUEL  [1, 2, 3
    Nickname Francis 
    Relationshipwith Charles I.
    Born 04 JUN 1826  Tirol, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1860 
    Francis Boquel is believed to have emigrated in the 1860s from Alsace Loraine.  
    Occupation 1860 
    Military Service 30 MAR 1865  [2
    Residence 1873  St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1875  St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880  Steins Street, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1890  South Bethlehem, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 26 JAN 1895  South Bethlehem, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 26 JAN 1895  Saint Michaels Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 28 JAN 1895  South Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 68 years 
    Notes 
    • RJCarr (01 JAN 2011): A copy of a report to the Chief Officer of the port of London indicated that a Francois Boquel was aboard the ship Baron Osy as a listed alien. The ship had departed Antwerp, Belgium and arrived in London on 26 October,1854. Francois was shown as a native of France and his occupation was listed as Banquier; a banker. No age was assigned to Francois and there is no immediate means to certify that he was the Francois (Francis) Boquel in this CarrFamilyTree.
    Person ID I112  Carr-Scott
    Last Modified 23 APR 2017 

    Family Ancestors Bridget DWYER
              b. MAR 1847, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 MAR 1930  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Joseph F. BOQUEL
              b. AUG 1864, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. DEC 1936, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
    Married: 1x2. Augustus BOQUEL
              b. 1866, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef 13 MAR 1940, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Francis BOQUEL
              b. 1867, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 25 AUG 1907, South Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     4. Virginia BOQUEL
              b. 1872, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 APR 1885, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
    Married: 1x5. Peter Joseph BOQUEL
              b. 23 MAR 1873, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 09 SEP 1950, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Married: 1x6. Adele BOQUEL
              b. 1876, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 FEB 1923  (Age 47 years)
     7. Josephine BOQUEL
              b. 1878, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 JUL 2014 
    Family ID F258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 04 JUN 1826 - Tirol, Austria Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - smelter - 1873 - St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1875 - St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Francis Boquel (39) was shown living in St Louis, MO with his wife, Bridget (33), and 7 of their children ranging in ages from 17 to 2. The children include Joseph, Augustus, Euginie, Peter, Adele, and Josephine. Francis was employed as a laborer. - 1880 - Steins Street, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1890 - South Bethlehem, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 JAN 1895 - South Bethlehem, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 26 JAN 1895 - Saint Michaels Cemetery, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Francis Boquel an old time resident of the town and one of its first settlers passed away on last Saturday. The deceased was a resident of France and emigrated to this county thirty-five years ago. After landing to New York he soon obtained employment in a plate glass works after which the completion of the plant of the Lehigh Zinc Co., he relocated here. On March 13, 1865, he enlisted in the Regiment No. 88 of Penna Volunteers and was honorably discharged in the 30th of the following June. After his return home he was employed until 1869 at the zinc works after which he took up his residence in St. Louis, Mo., where he accepted a position. For several years past he has led a retired life and at his death was 68 years, 7 months, and 22 days of age. Besides his widow, five children, Joseph, Francis, August Peter, and Adele survive. The funeral will take place tomorrow and services will be held in the Church of the Holy Infancy. Interment will be made in St. Michael's Cemetery. The Daily Globe - 28 JAN 1895 - South Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos 2 photos

    Documents 8 documents

    Histories
    Boquel, Francois: 1895
    Boquel, Francois: 1895
    Francois immigrated from Alsace-Loraine to the United States sometime in the 1850s. His biography was prepared based upon census records, newspaper articles and a few family reminiscences.

  • Sources 
    1. [S303] 1880 United States Federal Census.
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ ofLatter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [databaseon-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-daySaints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rightsreserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and otherterms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - UnitedStates of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the UnitedStates, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and RecordsAdministration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. Saint Louis, Saint Louis,Missouri, ED 160, roll T9_725, page 221.4000, image 0223.

    2. [S115] U.S. Military Records of Individual Civil War Soldiers, (Historical Data Systems, comp.).
      Online publication - Historical Data Systems, comp.. American CivilWar Soldiers [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The GenerationsNetwork, Inc., 1999.Original data - Data compiled by Historical DataSystems of Kingston, MA form the following list of works. Copyright1997-2000 Historical Data Systems, Inc. PO Box 35 Duxbury.

    3. [S284] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Database online.
      Record for Francois Boquel

    4. [S284] U.S. City Directories (Beta), Database online.
      Record for Fran Boquel

    5. [S52] Pennsylvania Bethlehem Directory, 1890, (The Generations Network, Inc.).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Directory,1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network,Inc., 2000.Original data - Bethlehem, PA, 1890. Bethlehem, PA, USA: B:Jos. A. Weaver, 1890.