Damase Pigeon, sons Rodolphe, Alexander, Wilford Pigeon, 9 North 48 West


Damase was in the 1851 census of Quebec, Huntingdon County, age 4, born at Lacolle.

Damase Pigeon, born about 1848, married Marie "Minard", born about 1854, in Warwick, Kent County Rhode Island on Nov 5, 1870. His parents were Michael and Marguerite, hers were Joseph and Adele.
Damase Pigeon, born July 6, 1848 in St. Bernard, Canada, arriving in the U.S. March 21, 1864, was naturalized in the Police Court, Manchester, New Hampshire Nov 6, 1876.

In 1880 Manchester, New Hampshire, Damas is a clerk in a store, 32, Mary 24, with Joseph 7, Sarah 6, Rose 4, and Alexander seven months.
In 1881 Rouville, Quebec, Damase is a farmer, 33, Marie 24, both born in Quebec, Joseph 7 U.S., Sarah 6 U.S., Rose 4, Quebec, and Xeas 2 U.S.
Arthur Pigeon, sone of Damase J. Pigeon and "Menard" was born at Manchester, NH. January 9, 1885.
Joseph H. Pigeon, son of Damase Pigeon and Marie Maynard (she was born at Deerfield, New Hampshire), a machinist, was killed on the railroad at East Milis Masachusetts, on April 21, 1898, age 26.

In 1900 Providence, Rhode Island, Damase, born July 1848 is a traveling salesman, May August 1854, Wilford January 1884, Edmond October 1886, and Rose June 1876.
In 1910 Denver, "Dansse" G. Pigeon is a salesman in a hat store, 61, Mary 55.
Damase Pigeon proved up a quarter in 30, 11N 50W in 1916.
In 1920 Logan County, Damase Pigeon, 71, born in Canada and Mary C. 55, New Hampshire are farming.
Damase 1848-1922 # 99782999, and Mary C. 1855-1934 are buried in Wheat Ridge, Colorado.
Mary is widowed in 1930 Denver, living with son Alexander, 50.

LOUIS - not an immediate member of Damase's
In 1880 Clay County, Nebraska, Arsen Pigeon is 32, Philemon 30, with Josephine 12, Alphonso 7, Joseph 4, and Louie 2.
In 1885 Clay County, Arsen is 39, farming, Philomene 41, widowed daughter Josephine Labais 17, Alphonse Pigeon 12, Joseph 10, and Louis 7. These four kids were born in Illinois, Albert 4 and Ansen 2 were born in Nebraska.
In 1900 Clay County, Arsen and Philomene have Louis 22, Albert 19, Arsen H. 16, and Marie A. 13.
Louis is living alone in 1910 Logan County, 32, born in Nebraska.

Louis proved up a quarter in 23, 9N 48W in 1911.


In 1920 Keith County, Nebraska, Louis is farming, and with him is brother Arsen 35, a carpenter.
In 1930 Nuckolls County, Nebraska, Louis is 53, a grain dealer, and brother Albert A. 48 is with him.
In 1940 Nuckolls County, A.A. 58, Louis 62, and Ansen 57 are living together.
Louis 1877-1941 is buried in Hastings, Nebraska, # 67769068.

RODOLPHE
Rodolphe Pigeon was born August 7, 1882 in Manchester, New Hampshire to Damase and Marie Pigeon.
Rodolphe E. Pigeon cash-claimed a quarter in 23, 10N 51W in 1912.
Rodolphe Edward Pigeon registered for WWI with an address of Proctor, Logan County, farmer, with Ada Florence Pigeon.
Charles Edward Pigeon said he was born in Denver Dec 21, 1916 to Rudolph E. Pigeon and Ada F. Morgan, dying August 14, 1995.

In 1920 Logan County, Rudolph E. is a laborer, 37 born in New Hampshire, with Ada F. 30 Mississippi, Florence 5 and Charles 3, both born in CColorado
Rudolph is a railroad shipping clerk in 1930 Denver, with Ada, Florence a waitress, Charles, and Carol 7.
In 1932 Denver, Rudolphe is a laborer at Swift & Co., living at 4773 Grant.
In 1940 Denver, Rudolph is still a shipping clerk, 57, Ada 50, Charles 23 is a neon sign electrician, and Carol Rose 17.
Findagrave # 9730821 has Rudolph E. Pigeon 1882-1950 buried in Denver, but as a circus clown performing 1895 to 1920 under the name Shorty Maynard.
Ada F. Pigeon 1889-1961 has a stone in Riverside Cemetery, Denver, # 23423825. She's in a different block than the Rudolph dying in 1950,.
Florence Pigeon married Virgil Beart February 15, 1931, recorded in Elbert County, Colorado.

Florence Mary Beard, born July 29, 1914, died in Sutter County, California June 30, 1984, buried in Sutter # 135839964.

ALEXANDER
In 1910 Logan County, Alex E. Pigeon, 32, is a teamster for Henry Dargel, who has a ditch company.

Alexander E. Pigeon proved up a quarter in 34, 11N 51W in 1913.
In 1930 Denver Alexander Pigeon is a shoe repairman, 50, and mother Mary 74 is living with him.
Alex E. (Mary) works at Wm Pigeon , lives at 2621 S. Williams (Same address as Wilford)
In 1940 englewood, Colorado, Alexander W. Pigeon is 54, widowed, a building steamfitting., living alone.
WILFORD
Wilford Pigeon married Salome Flock November 10, 1914, recorded in Sedgwick County.
(Salome was with her grandparents Clement A. and Virginia J. Colburn in Logan County in 1910, age 10, Marion A. 12 and Margaret C. 8._
Wilford A. Pigeon proved up a quarter in 30, 11N 50W in 1914.
Wilford Arthur Pigeon registered for WWI with a Proctor, Colorado address, born Jan 9, 1884, with Salome Mildred Pigeon.
In 1920 Logan County, Wilford is farming, 37, New Hampshire, Salome 21 , Winnifred 4, Marjorie 3, and Dorothy 1, all four born in COlorado.
Wilford in a carpenter in 1932 Denver, living at 2621 S. WIlliams.
Salome M. Pigeon married John W. Charles June 30, 1924, recorded in Denver.
In 1940 Denver, Wilfred is a barber, living at 1020 E. 22nd.



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