Ester Sylvestre

F, b. 19 August 1812, d. circa 1843
FatherPaul Cuthbert Sylvestre b. 17 May 1774, d. 2 Aug 1845
MotherPélagie Ayotte b. 20 Jan 1788, d. 10 Mar 1850
     Ester was born on Wednesday, 19 August 1812 in St-Cuthbert, Berthier County, Quebec, Canada. She was christened there on 20 August 1812 in St-Joseph Church.1 Ester married Francis Pelland dit Beausoliel, son of Francois Martin dit Pelland and Marie-Josephte Robillard dit Lambert, on 7 January 1834 in St-Joseph-de-Maskinonge at St-Joseph Church.2 They remained in St-Joseph-de-Maskinonge for awhile before removing to Ontario and Huntingdon Township, Hastings County around 1836. Later, they removed to the township of Anglesea, Lennox & Addingdon County. Anglesea being adjacent to Hungerford Township of the Northeast corner and Huntingdon adjacent to Hungerford on the West. They then remained in that vicinity. Ester departed this life circa 1843 in Huntingdon Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.


Francis Pelland dit Beausoliel b. 28 Sep 1813, d. 14 Jul 1894


  1. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Baptism: 20 August 1812 - Marie-Esther Silveste, born: yesterday, daughter of Paul Silveste of St-Cuthbert & Pelagie Ayot; sponsors: Francois Ozostiere & Marianne Silveste; at St-Joseph, Maskinonge -
  2. [S1596] Drouin Institute: Marriage: 7 January 1834 [by banns] - Francois Belland [minor], son of the late Francois Belland & Josephte Robillard of Maskinonge and Esther Sylvestre [majority], daughter of Paul Sylvestre & Pelagie Ayot, in the presence of Augustin Sylvestre, Pierre ___ .at St-Joseph -