Looking for AN OBIT AND/OR ANY INFORMATION on James I. Brousseau, my great uncle, and his family.
He was born Joseph Israel Brousseau, son ofJean-Baptiste Brousseau and Sophie Dutrueil, at St. Simon de Bagot, QC on 24 March 1869.He died in Bergen, NJ on 24 June 1960, according to the SSD Index.
He married Dulcenie Belouin, daughter of Etienne and Anastasie Fortin. She was my grandmother's sister. They were married in Lowell, MA on 22 Jan. 1893, and left soon after for New York City. There first child was born in NY in Feb. of 1894.Eventually, they settled in Bergen, NJ.According to a now deceased uncle, she was an invalid for many years before her death.He believed that she had a large family -- probably 8 or 10 children, 2 of whom died in infancy.