Celeste Gregoire1

#19642, (circa 1849 - 4 September 1902)
Father*Augustus Louis Gregoire2 (c 1806 - 1851)
Mother*Mary Pratt2 (c 1812 - 1879)


Francis J Sullivan b. c 1849, d. c 1889
Children 1.Francis Valle Sullivan+11 (c 1876 - 1939)
 2.Mary Gregoire Sullivan+11 (1877 - 1940)
 3.Joseph Sullivan11 (1880 - 1880)
Her married name was Sullivan.1 
Birth*circa 1849She was born circa 1849 at MissouriG.3 
22 August 1850She appeared on the census of 22 August 1850 in the household of Augustus Louis Gregoire and Mary Pratt at Cape Cinque Hommes Twp., Perry Co., MissouriG, age 1, b. MO; (Felix/Philip and Julia not named.)4 
5 June 1860She appeared on the census of 5 June 1860 in the household of Mary Pratt at Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve Co., MissouriG, age 11, b. MO.5 
21 July 1870She appeared on the census of 21 July 1870 in the household of Mary Pratt at 4th Ward, Dubuque, Dubuque Co., IowaG, age 20, b. MO.6 
Marriage*10 November 1874She married Francis J Sullivan, son of Michael Sullivan and Ellen Casey, on 10 November 1874 at Dubuque, Dubuque Co., IowaG.1 
29 June 1880She appeared on the census of 29 June 1880 in the household of Felix Gregoire at Dunleith Twp., Jo Daviess Co., IllinoisG, sister, age 30, marr., b. and parents b. MO, keeping house.7 
9 June 1900She appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of Louise Gregoire and Percival S Preston at 102 Wilson Avenue, Dubuque, Dubuque Co., IowaG, as Celeste Sullivan, sister-in-law, wid., b. MO Apr 1849, parents b. MO, 3 children, 2 living.8 
Death*4 September 1902She died on 4 September 1902 at Dubuque Co., IowaG.9 
Death15 February 1949She reported the death of Charles Adrian Arine on 15 February 1949 at Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., CaliforniaG.10 


  1. [S1141] Iowa County Marriages, 1838-1934, online FamilySearch.com, Frank J Sullivan, age 25, and Celeste Gregoice [sic], marr. Dubuque IA 10 Nov 1874. Citing Bk. 4, p. 111, cert. no. 305.
  2. [S1788] Ron Seymour, "The Michael Sullivan Family", Dubuque County IAGenWeb , online iagenweb.org/dubuque/family/Sullivan_M.htm.
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Augustus (44), b. PA, miner; Mary (39), b. MO.
  5. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Mary (48), b. MO.
  6. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Augusta [sic, poss. for Mrs. Augusta] (55), b. MO, keeping house, real estate value $15,000, personal estate $5,000.
  7. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Philip (41), b. and parents b. MO, tanner.
  8. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Percival S (52), b. NY Oct 1847, parents b. NY, merchandising; Mary L (48), b. MO Dec 1851, parents b. MO, no children; marr. 20 yrs.
  9. [S1788] Ron Seymour, "Michael Sullivan Family", “Death was caused by paralysis of the brain with which the deceased was stricken Tuesday said the newspaper."
  10. [S1796] California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994, online FamilySearch.com, Year 1949, file no. 2648. Charles Adrian Arine, b. Sweden 2 Feb 1866, son of Chales Arine and Martha Larsen; wid., rubber factory executive, res. 939 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles CA; d. California Sanitorium, 4010 Virginia Rd., Long Beach CA (res. 2 mos.), age 83, carcinoma of spine; inf. Celeste McCabe, res. 204 S. Reeves; bur. Forest Lawn Cemetery, 18 Feb 1949.
  11. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.