Hi, Frank S Demers/DeMers was my great grand uncle. He was born in 1841 in Buffalo, New York and died April 16, 1894 in Jamestown, North Dakota. He was the son of Stephen Demers and Elizabeth A. (last name unknown), both born in Montreal, Quebec abt 1818. They had 8 children,one of them, my great grandfather, Walter J Demers. The family moved from New York to Carver, Minn about 1857, stopping in Illinois along the way. Elizabeth died in Carver on February 24,1876.Would like to share information.