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VANASSE TIME LINE
FOUNDING COUPLES
CONNECTICUT , NEW HAVEN
CONNECTICUT , WATERBURY
CONNECTICUT , WATERBURY PART 2
CONNECTICUT , WATERBURY PART 3
CONNECTICUT , WINDHAM AND NEW LONDON COUNTIES
MAINE , BIDDEFORD
MASSACHUSETTS , CAMBRIDGE
MASSACHUSETTS , CHICOPEE
MASSACHUSETTS , FALL RIVER
MASSACHUSETTS , HOLYOKE
MASSACHUSETTS , LAWRENCE
MASSACHUSETTS , LOWELL
MASSACHUSETTS , LOWELL PART 2
MASSACHUSETTS , MEDFORD AND MALDEN
MASSACHUSETTS , NEW BEDFORD PART 1
MASSACHUSETTS , NEW BEDFORD PART 2
MASSACHUSETTS , NEW BEDFORD PART 3
MASSACHUSETTS , NORTHAMPTON PART 1
MASSACHUSETTS , NORTHAMPTON PART 2
MASSACHUSETTS , NORTHAMPTON PART 3
MASSACHUSETTS , NORTHAMPTON PART 4
MASSACHUSETTS , WARE and NORTHBORO
MASSACHUSETTS , SALEM
MASSACHUSETTS , WEBSTER
MASSACHUSETTS , WORCESTER
MICHIGAN , OTSEGO COUNTY AND DETROIT
MINNESOTA , BRAINERD AND CROW WING
MINNESOTA , MARSHALL LYON COUNTY
MINNESOTA , MOOSE LAKE
MINNESOTA , WHITE EARTH RESERVATION
MONTANA , HELENA
NEW HAMPSHIRE , COASTAL AREA
NEW HAMPSHIRE , DOVER
NEW HAMPSHIRE , MANCHESTER
NEW HAMPSHIRE , NASHUA
RHODE ISLAND
RHODE ISLAND , LINCOLN
RHODE ISLAND , TIVERTON
RHODE ISLAND , WEST WARWICK PART 1
RHODE ISLAND , WEST WARWICK PART 2
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 1
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 2
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 3
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 4
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 5
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 6
RHODE ISLAND , WOONSOCKET PART 7
RHODE ISLAND WOONSOCKET PART 8
VERMONT , READSBORO
VERMONT , STOWE
WASHINGTON STATE
WISCONSIN , KEWAUNEE COUNTY
WISCONSIN , PIERCE COUNTY
WISCONSIN , STE CROIX COUNTY
CANADA , NATIONAL CAPITAL AREA OF QUEBEC AND ONTARIO
CANADA QUEBEC PONTIAC COUNTY
CANADA , QUEBEC , MANIWAKI
BASTIEN MIGRATION
VANASSES IN CONNECTICUT
VANASSES IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
VANASSES IN MICHIGAN
VANASSES IN MASSACHUSETTS
VANASSES IN WISCONSIN
VANASSES IN WESTERN QUEBEC
VANASSE IN GATINEAU QUEBEC
VANASSES IN CHICHESTER PONTIAC COUNTY QUEBEC
VANASSES IN MANIWAKI , QUEBEC
VANASSES IN THE RHODE ISLAND CEMETERY DATABASE
VANASSES IN MASSACHUSETTS DEATH INDEX
VANASSE DEATHS AND MARRIAGES IN MAINE
VANASSE DEATHS IN MINNESOTA
VANASSES IN WISCONSIN

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The Vanasses of Ste Croix County
 
Simon Vanasse dit Bastien - Vertefueille was first married to Matilda Vanasse dit Precourt . After she died he immigrated to Wisconsin and married Alvina Germain in 1872 .
In the 1900 census Simon is living in Star Prairie Wisconsin while his son Adelard resides in Somerset .
The children of Simon and Alvina are as follows :
 
Josephine born 1874 .
 
Mary born 1876 .
 
Adelard born 1877 ; married Anne Germain on August 30 ,1898 at Ste Anne's in Somerset .They would have 12 children .
 
Eleonore .
 
Edward born 1880 ;married to Marie Angele Parent on June 11 ,1901 at Ste Anne's in Somerset .
 
Mary Louise born 1888 ; married Ferdinand Breault on May 17 ,1904 at Ste Annes' in Somerset .
 
Rose born 1891 .
 
Agnes born 1893 .
 
Anna born 1896 ; married William Shay on January 12 ,1915 at Ste Anne's in Somerset . .
 
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THE VANASSES OF SPRING VALLEY , PIERCE COUNTY
 
Pierre or Peter Vanasse (1837-1925 ) was the son of Jean Francois Regis Vanasse and Josette Messier . Peter was born in St Michel Yamaska Quebec . At the age of 16 he left home and went West .He went up the Ottawa River to Chichester Quebec where his two older brothers  Joseph and Jean Olivier had established themselves .He stayed with them one year and decided to come down into Wisconsin .He worked in the logging camps as he came south until he found the Red Cedar River . He traded his shotgun for a boat and came down the river to Menomonie Wisconsin .There he got a job with a lumber company . A year later he moved further south to the Eau Galle River .There he worked for the Carson and Rand Sawmill for six years .
Peter went on to buy a farm in Gilman Township Pierce County Wisconsin. In 1863 a new neighbor moved in . He was William Akers. Peter would marry his daughter Virginia on June 17 ,1866 .The new Virginia Vanasse would become the first school teacher in the town . Peter built a sawmill of his own . Peter and Virginia had 7 children :
 
William Richard born 1867 married Lena Nordrum
Mary Josephine born 1868 married Joseph Keller .
George Napoleon born 1870 married Katherine McArdle .
Thomas Horace born 1872 married Lola Jesmer .
Luther Victor born 1875 married Mabel Richardson .
John Leonard born 1878 married Leona Sargent .
Julia Louisa born 1879 married Evro Becket .
 
 
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CASCO KEEWAUNEE COUNTY
 
Francois Vanasse dit Vertefeuille and Marguerite Regniere were married in 1851 at St Paulin de Maskinonge Quebec . In the 1870 and 1880 census they are found in the town of Casco with their family .