1. François-Marie GAGNON was born about 1810, probably appeared on the 1831 census of Lower Canada in St-André, Kamouraska, Québec (p.261, line 11). (1) He appeared on the 1840 US census in Madawaska South of the St.John River, Maine/New Brunswick.(2) He appeared on the 1850 US census in Madawaska Plantation, Maine, as Francis Gorneo, age 40, farmer, owned real estate worth $400, born in Canada, living in household with Mary (45) and Melaga (17), Agle (16), Madone (14), Malazar (12), Francis (8), and Lucy (6) (p.157b, line 28). (3) He appeared on the 1860 US census in Township 18, Range 5, Aroostook, Maine, as Francis Gagnon, age 55, working as a miller, owned real estate worth $550, personal estate worth $350, living with Mary (59), Francis (19), and Lucy (15) (p.521, line 33.(4)
He was married to Marie DUVAL (daughter of Louis DUVAL and Geneviève BOIS) on 4 May 1830 in St-André, Kamouraska, Québec. (5) Marie DUVAL was born about 1805.
François-Marie GAGNON and Marie DUVAL had the following children:
+2 i. Marie-Élodie GAGNON.
+3 ii. Aglaé GAGNON.
+4 iii. Enédine GAGNON.
+5 iv. Mélissa Élisabeth GAGNON.
+6 v. François GAGNON.
7 vi. Lucie GAGNON was born on 28 Mar 1844 and baptized the following day at Ste-Luce Church, Frenchville, Maine. Her godparents were Jean-Baptiste Ouellette and Luce Chassť (Source: Ste-Luce Church records)
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