Justine Downing1

#26695, (12 April 1838 - 3 April 1921)
Father*Antoine Downing1 (1814 - )
Mother*Veronique Caissie1 (1816 - 1892)
Birth*12 April 1838She was born on 12 April 1838 at Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.2 
Baptism3 May 1838She was baptized on 3 May 1838 at Chapelle de la baie du Chimougoui, Shemogue, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.2 
1841She appeared on the census of 1841 in the household of Antoine Downing and Veronique Caissie at Lot 9, Prince Edward IslandG.3 
Death*3 April 1921She died on 3 April 1921 at St. Joseph, New Brunswick, at age 82.4 


  1. [S2286] Downing's My History, Tracey-Lee Newson, online www.genealogy.com/forum/surnames/topics/downing/2911. No sources cited.
  2. [S100] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Shemogue [Chimogoui, St-Barthélemi], Cte Westmorland, 1813-1855 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), sh. 47, B-5, img. 48/150. Justine Downing, b. 12 Apr 1838, dau. of Antoine Downing, farmer, and Veronica Casey; bapt. 3 May 1838 by John Cummins, sponsors Raphael Bryne [sic] and Prudentienne Downing. Online Ancestry.com.
  3. [S2287] 1841 Prince Edward Island Census. Anthony (16-45), farmer, 100 acres, 95 best quality, 4 neat cattle, 1 hog, produce 300 bushels of potatoes, 15 bushels of wheat; F (16-45) [Veronique]; m (<16) [William]; 2 f (<16) [Blanche, Justine]; Roman Catholic, 1 family member b. PEI, 4 native of Briticsh Colonies.
  4. [S610] New Brunswick Vital Statistics from Government Records (RS141), online archives.gnb.ca, RS141C4, Film F18947, Sch. C-3 no. 44467. Justine Downing, res. S. Joseph [sic], wid., dau. of Antoine Downing, b. PEI, and Veronique, b. S. John NB; d. S. Joseph 3 Apr 1921, age 86, sudden death; inf. J Fiset, ancien, res. S. Joseph NB; bur. Memramcook 5 Apr 1921.