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Memorable Manitobans: Joseph Antoine “Aime” Nadeau (1899-1979)

Farmer, municipal official.

Born in the RM of Montcalm on 23 September 1899, son of August Nadeau (1848-?) and Diana Jubinville (1847-?), on 30 September 1919 he married Lea Gooler (c1902-1981) at Montcalm. The couple had eight daughters and six sons. He served as Reeve of La Broquerie (1948-1954) and school trustee of the St. Roch School District for around 15 years. He died at Villa Youville in Ste. Anne on 11 November 1979 and was buried in La Broquerie Parish Cemetery.


1901 Canada census, Automated Genealogy.

Birth and marriage registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 13 November 1979, page 37.

Obituary [Lea Nadeau], Winnipeg Free Press, 28 March 1981, page 49.

This page was prepared by Nathan Kramer.

Page revised: 25 January 2015

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